My Weathered Cars (I'll post often here) is a free Model Railroad Discussion Forum and photo gallery. We cover all scales and sizes of model railroads. Whether you're a master model railroader or just getting started, you'll find something of interest here.

Why don't I kick off this thread with my most recent project, a UP covered hopper based on quite a few I've seen around here. I managed to get a quick proto-pic in Palm Springs two years ago, and worked off that.

Here it is!








What do you think?


Looks like UP needs to send that car to through the car shops for some new paint and lettering..:eek:
Nice job!

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