Building Car/trailer carrier

Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby Norkin-model » Wed Feb 16, 2011 4:44 pm

Now i'm diggin' here http://prr.railfan.net/diagrams/PRRdiag ... &sz=sm&fr=

Hope to understand someth
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby ConducTTor » Wed Feb 16, 2011 4:56 pm

Good link ^^^

I have one or two like that but I need to dig them out.
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby Norkin-model » Wed Feb 16, 2011 5:08 pm

Some more
Double-stacked container transport
http://en.wikivisual.com/index.php/Inte ... _transport
autorack,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autorack
Piggyback - searching
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby ConducTTor » Wed Feb 16, 2011 5:13 pm

Just don't do the Vert-A-Pack :lol:
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby Norkin-model » Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:47 am

Why?
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby ConducTTor » Thu Feb 17, 2011 12:20 pm

Norkin-model wrote:Why?
ConducTTor wrote:Just don't do the Vert-A-Pack :lol:



Honestly because they are just too cheesy. And I assume they were not very common since they were built to carry one specific car.
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby Norkin-model » Thu Feb 17, 2011 2:58 pm

I've found pictures of crashed Double-stacked car - there i can see som deteils "over the top" so may be we will dig this way? (I mean building Double-stacked car)

But if any info about that modern piggyback car (what is an exect name of that type of a railcar by the way? )will be fined - that'll be greate!
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby ConducTTor » Sun Feb 20, 2011 9:23 pm

Norkin here's a link that you may find helpful - I'll give you more as I find them.
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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby ART&DETAIL » Mon Feb 21, 2011 11:20 am

Hi all,

only for information, the US-AG worked on a double stack car!

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Re: Building Car/trailer carrier

Postby ConducTTor » Mon Feb 21, 2011 12:27 pm

ART&DETAIL wrote:Hi all,

only for information, the US-AG worked on a double stack car!

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Really? I've never seen it.

@ Norkin - here you go http://www.bnsf.com/customers/pdf/Tri-Level-Specs.pdf and http://www.bnsf.com/customers/pdf/Bi-Level-Specs.pdf
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