--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, "Justin Kahn" <harumd@...> wrote:
I had on hand, but I guess it is not to be... I can live betterthan some
members of the list with minor discrepancies, but not puttinglettering on a
car that never existed.the cars had
ACFvertical exterior posts. None were AAR triple offsets. Underneath
shots ofbuilders photos on the Fallen Flag website there are two builders
built in 1949the 40101-40300 cars built in 1948. The 35001-35500 cars were
1953. Theat Mt. Vernon and the 35501-36000 cars came from Mt. Vernon in
primarily forACF cars are the only cars with peaked ends. They were used
coal service for the mines in Oklahoma.
Jace - M-K-T #40101-40300 can be modeled almost exactly by putting
them on the USH (KTM) #704 triple hopper. The C&O and M-K-T were
the only roads using this prototype in the pre-1960 time period.
That is probably what those Champ decals were made for. A.T. Kott