Newbie Railfan pix

Discussion in 'The Real Thing- North America' started by YmeBP, Apr 1, 2007.

  1. YmeBP

    YmeBP Member

    O.k. so i've been noticing a trend in my behavior. Everytime i see a train i think "what would that look like on my layout" :0. hehehe not only that but i've been noticing trains everywhere. It's almost like when you are going to buy a car and all of a sudden you notice that everyone else had the same idea haha and the same car is everywhere.

    I started carrying my camera w/ me and i snapped a couple photos. It was supposed to be of the mu of csx engines (they looked like dash 8-40b the 4 axle ones) but by the time i could whip out the camera and not crash into the peopl enext to me this is what i got:


    These are some train cars i see parked in a yeard everyday figured they'd be great practice :).

  2. Thoroughbreed

    Thoroughbreed Member

    The flats with the containers look to be DODX:thumb:
  3. YmeBP

    YmeBP Member

    You know what, i thought they were boxcars!! :) haha.
  4. Tommybza

    Tommybza Member

    new guy trying his hand at uploading

    I guess the only way to get this going is to jump in
    once i resize the other pictures i will share them .

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  5. YmeBP

    YmeBP Member

    WOW!!! :cool: What is that!?
  6. joesho

    joesho Member

    looks like a heavy load flat car
  7. Tommybza

    Tommybza Member

    it would be , a gonda as a spacer between the hot molten metal car these come out with a great orange glow atop then moved to the other location to be poured , forged i guess the coils for pressing out doors alum. products juniper aluminum is close by .
    almost shure of this

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