Re: UP #9100-9229 and RI #20000-84 series 40' express boxcar conversion info request #9100-9229 #20000-84
Stefan Lerche' wrote:
"In particular I am interested in detail/modelling information or
photos of UP 40' DD steel ACR boxcar series #9100-9229 and Rock Island
40' SD steel boxcar series #20000-20050, 20060-84."
An HO scale kitbashing article for the UP cars by Gary Binder and Steve
Orth appeared in Vol 15 No 3 (Summer 2001) issue of the UPHS
Streamliner, including an equipment diagram and prototype photos. The
base kit used was the Intermountain R-40-10 with underframe
modifications, Tichy Youngstown doors, Red Caboose rectangular panel
roof, and ASF Ride Control, Symington, or Allied Full Cushion trucks.
This issue of The Streamliner is still available from the UPHS: