Re: N&W class F2 & FD pulpwood racks
James F. Brewer <jfbrewer@...>
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The FD has a length over striking castings of 39 feet 11 inches; the bulkheads are 7 feet high and the length inside the bulkheads is 35 feet 7 and 1/2 inches. The height from rail is 10 feet, 10 and 3/4 inches.
The F2 has a length over striking castings of 47 feet 0 inches; bulkhead height is the same, with a length inside the bulkheads of 43 feet 1 and 1/2 inches. The height from rail is 10 feet, 5 and 5/8 inches.
----- Original Message -----
From: Fred Mullins
Sent: Wednesday, January 24, 2007 6:18 PM
Subject: [STMFC] N&W class F2 & FD pulpwood racks
Can anyone provide me with the overall length of these 2 classes of
N&W pulpwood racks? Not including the couplers? I think they are 37'
and 41' but not sure and which one either?? Also the height of the cars?
Thanks in advance for any help!