ADMIN: Re: One could model this car, but
Mike Bauers writes:
"Modeling what had been planned is as fun as modeling what was built."
Perhaps. However, that is not within the objectives of the STMFC. Note the first statement regarding the group's objectives:
"The objectives include the sharing of
information about North American, standard gauge railroad freight cars in
the period 1900-1960 inclusive..." and "Emphasis is to
be placed on the study of the prototype with
a goal of producing models of them with as great a degree of accuracy as
Note that the objectives include the study and modeling of actual freight cars, real prototypes, not proposed freight cars.