PROTOTYPE Weekend Proto Fun! 8/9/2013

YoHo Aug 10, 2013

  1. YoHo

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    Well, I couldn't get a photo uploaded yet due to the server change, but lets get started anyway.
     
  2. co_riff

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    A SD40-2 still around.

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  3. BoxcabE50

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    Somehow, perhaps it is the photo angle, but the white around those number boards has a different appearance. Sort of like a big steel plate was added, rather than being an integral part of the cab surface.
     
  4. BoxcabE50

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    It was a "speckled" day. No, the white dots are not a photo flaw. It was just a standard spring afternoon snow flurry, as this helper unit idled at Elliston, Montana:

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  5. BuddyBurton

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    I think the scheme looks better with the white "brow" look.
     
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    Iowa Interstate's heritage unit, 513, out on the lead of the Cedar Rapids "turn" at Fairfax, IA. 8/7/13

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    Iowa Interstate's heritage unit, 513, passing the former Walford Lumber Co. Walford, IA. 8/7/13

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    CRANDIC's new switcher, 1500XD(extreme duty) 201 and slugmate 301 shuffles cars around in the Penford holding yard. 8/7/13

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    CRANDIC's new power switching at Penford. 8/7/13
     
  7. BoxcabE50

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    Who is the builder?
     
  8. BuddyBurton

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    Relco in Albia, IA.
     
  9. r_i_straw

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