Re: Eastern seaboard Models XIH

Brian Carlson

Thanks. What’s up with that diagonal panel roof? Were the panels that pronounced? 

Brian J. Carlson 

On Jan 13, 2023, at 2:26 AM, robertb@... wrote:


There are some good photos in this link. Details such as grab irons, steps and ladders, etc, etc are about C&BT shops standard. Assembly of the roof doesn't look well done as it sticks up towards the ends.

ESM HO XIH Boxcar production run photos | The Atlas Rescue Forum (

Robert Bogie

On 13/01/2023 12:09 pm, Brian Carlson via wrote:
Did anyone pick up the new eastern seaboard models State of Maine boxcars either the New Haven or Bangor & Aroostook? I was wondering how well they did them.

Brian J. Carlson 

Brian J. Carlson, P.E.
Cheektowaga NY

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