Re: 40 ft gons


Tony, Reversed, "flipped" is modelers jargon that I have seen in gondola articles.
Rich Christie

--- On Sun, 5/30/10, Anthony Thompson <thompson@...> wrote:

From: Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>
Subject: Re: [STMFC] Re: 40 ft gons
To: STMFC@...
Date: Sunday, May 30, 2010, 4:02 PM


Rich Christie wrote:
I wrote Stan Rydarowicz and sent him photos of gonodla ends, no
word. I agree with your choice, but I also think we need Pullman
ends, Pressed Steel and flipped Dreadnaughts.
By "flipped" do you mean reverse Dreadnaught or recessed
Dreadnaught? We need the former much more than the latter for gondolas.

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