Re: Decals for UP B-50-21 boxcar, circa 1948

Mark Heiden

Hi Tim,

Thanks for the information. I see the last 100 cars (185800-185899)
had welded ends. Was the welded underframe readily visible from the
side, or did it appear as any other underframe?

Mark Heiden

--- In STMFC@..., Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@c...> wrote:

The kit works better for B-50-19... some of the B-50-21's had
welded ends and all of them had welded underframes.

But the decals are ok for both classes car as built. (1947 was
the beginning of all yellow lettering.)

At 07:14 PM 1/5/2006, you wrote:
Hello everyone,

I'm working on a model of a Union Pacific 1937 AAR design boxcar,
class B-50-21, series 184000-185899, built 1937/38. For
lettering, I'm
considering Champ HB-65 decals. My layout is set in the fall of
would these decals be correct for that time?

Mark Heiden

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