Re: Santa Fe 50' reefer

Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>

Ed Mines wrote:
2 of those SFRD reefers look to be school bus yellow, i.e.
significantly faded from "Daylight" orange.
Um, Santa Fe folk are probably all in orbit after reading about Daylight Orange . . . but the orange paints used on reefers most definitely did weather and fade toward yellow. Lots of photo examples out there, including PFE.

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