Re: NP Truss Rod Reefers
Richard,toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
Thanks for getting me straight. Now, in your vast array of frieght car photos do you have a picture of one of these reefers in the late 40's, early 50's?
From: Richard Hendrickson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wed, Jun 23, 2010 10:50 pm
Subject: Re: [STMFC] NP Truss Rod Reefers
On Jun 23, 2010, at 9:02 PM, email@example.com wrote:
I recently bought a HO scale W&R brass Northern Pacific wood reeferPaul, your doubts are unfounded. Remember. those cars had fishbelly
steel center sills which took all the pulling and buffing forces; the
truss rods only supported the side sills. The cars were never
renumbered and the ORER data on cars remaining in service is correct.