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Title: WW&F Hopper Car Plans *PIC*
Post by: Ed Lecuyer on September 16, 2010, 02:37:26 AM
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Stephen Hussar wrote:
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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.

(http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2003-8/342468/WWFHopCarBlueprint1901.jpg)

Ira Schreiber replied:
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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.
Ira

Joe Fox replied:
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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.

Joe


Title: Re: WW&F Hopper Car Plans *PIC*
Post by: Matthew Gustafson on September 28, 2011, 05:42:08 PM
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