Question: MP Raised Roof three bay 9 panel limestone hopper 56800-899


Have a sunshine mini kit that adds a raised roof with hatches to a

Stewart Bowser Offset 70 Ton 9 Panel Triple off set side Hopper car stock #10300.

Wondering in what way to attach the etched stainless steel brackets and brass rod to the roof hatches. There are eight roof hatches

and twenty of these etched brackets so I imagine there are two brackets per hatch along with some extras. The photos on my instruction

sheet is a bit to washed out to be of use. Guess a better photo would help. 


question was from Thomas Thompson


Thomas, I used thickened ACC to attach the eyelet/bracket to the frontal sides of the hatches and used thin ACC to attach the rod through the eyes

Rich Christie