Re: PRR X-31A Truck and Underframe Color Question


Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>
 

Gatwood, Elden J wrote:
There are many, many instances of employees (paint shop) painting things that did not follow the "standards" being issued in the company's instructions.
Exceptions are important, of course. But don't let yourself get so carried away with them as to obscure the standard, which even on the PRR <g> was presumably more common than the exceptions. Personally, I want to know both: the standard AND the exceptions, and some notion of how common were the latter.

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