On Aug 15, 2010, at 3:36 PM, Gene wrote:
Looking at the equipment diagram for ERIE box cars 71800-71999At the same time that they were renumbered, they got steel side
sheathing in place of wood (but kept their original wood sheathed
doors) and Chicago-Climax radial steel roofs, as well as AB brakes.
I have a photo of one after it was renumbered into MW service.
4032. It has the original USRA side framing with steel sheathing
(4028 has replacement steel sheathed sides).
Champ HN-63 will give you the lettering needed, as well as the small