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Title: WW&F Hopper Car Plans *PIC*
Post by: Ed Lecuyer on September 15, 2010, 08:37:26 PM
WW&F Hopper Car Plans *PIC* has been converted from the pre-July 2008 WW&F Discussion Forum.
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Stephen Hussar wrote:
These plans for a WW&F Hopper Car, created in 1901 were sent by Stewart Rhine. I created the "blueprint" look to make the lines and dimensions more apparent. Since this reduced image is only 278kb I thought it would be ok to post it here.


Ira Schreiber replied:
Thanks alot for posting the plans.
Can they be easily modified to show the dimensions in a readable form?
I am intrigued by the car and would like to see the 12"=1' version.

Joe Fox replied:
That looks much like a gondola. That would be great, if we could build a hopper car that looks like a gondola, witht the dump peice under the car. I like the looks of that blue print.

Title: Re: WW&F Hopper Car Plans *PIC*
Post by: Matthew Gustafson on September 28, 2011, 11:42:08 AM
Nice blueprints, hopefull one day in the future when money and time allows it we could try building a replicia of this hopper and use it in the Mix Train during the Picnic events at WW&F