Follow The Build: The X26 and X26c, Part 3

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Work continues with my seven car effort on the current PRR Pro project -- X26 series box cars. Above is a view of my mass production line! Grabs, grabs, and more grabs! That's the topic for this post. The Funaro & Camerlengo resin kits include br...
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Follow The Build: The X26 and X26c, Part 2

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Like any resin kit, there is a lot of flash to be cleaned off of the sprues from molding. The instructions suggest doing all of the flash cleanup at once, but I deferred, doing only what I immediately needed. With seven kits in progress concurrently,...
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Follow The Build: The X26 and X26c, Part 1

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Welcome to "Follow The Build", a new series here on PENNSYRR.COM that will follow the construction of a particular series of cars, structures, etc., over multiple blog entries. Our first series will feature the PRR X26 series box cars, which the PRR ...
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X26 Decals Released

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Mount Vernon Shops has announced a new set of decals to kick off the modeling season... the PRR X26 box car in Circle Keystone. Following WWI, the USRA distributed its standard railroad car types throughout the railroads of the USA after de- national...
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Freight Roster Arrivals


Received a goodie box from my friends at Funaro & Camerlengo today... another 17 kits! Added to the stack of kits to build are (1) F29 depressed center flat car, (2) X26 box cars, (2) X29B rebuilt box cars in Merchandise Service scheme, (4) X29B ...
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