Re: Link for color freight car photos from the 1940's
Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>
Bruce Smith wrote:
Whereas my favorite shot (which I have posted here before) shows aYes, I remember studying this one too. One of its challenges is the two box cars visible behind the gon: the W&LE and the IC. Both are dark with dirt, yet their lettering is quite visible. This is probably the well-known "chalking" behavior and it isn't at all trivial to model. The only way, probably, is to weather somewhat both before and after decaling.
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