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Old 03-01-2010, 10:43 PM   #1
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Cars #1 & #3 are neet look'in cars, #2s load is interesting !





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Some great shots there, definatly a help for those of us who someday might get to weathering the fleet. Thanks. Dustin
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Some nice proto photos, Lane. Will be useful for emulating weathering, graffiti, and provides some great ideas for loads. Thanks!
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Very nice pictures and some good reference shots for weathering and graffiti. Cool catch of the empty rail cars.
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Really cool pics Lane, in the first set car #1. What kind of loads are carried on that car. The loads on car #2 are really cool.



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I didn't see that anybody answered Sparky's question from the first picture in the original post.

It looks like a ribbon rail car to me. I keep kikcing around getting a few from NScaleKits and running a MOW rail train for shows when I get a module together.
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Very, very nice photos, Lane.

Pic #2, fist time I have ever seen MOW equipment hauled on a bulkhead flat car.
Looks like one of our crews are getting some new spike pullers.
WOW so thats what that equipment is
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Talking Hirail Truck at Work

Heres a Picture i took today of a Hirail Truck on the Tracks
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very good photo posting in this thread. You caught some great shots. I really like some of the loads on the cars. Also the work truck on the tracks was an awesome shot. Thankx for posting this thread.
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I took a few shots of an Excavator Type Equipment today that can go on the Railroad Tracks.
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Nice shots! Thanks for sharing. Dustin
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