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Vehicle - Rail - Rolling Stock (Freight) - Scale Test Car

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Vehicle - Rail - Rolling Stock (Freight) - Scale Test Car
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NameMaintenance of Way Equipment, Scale Test Car
RegionNorth America
TypeRolling Stock (Freight)
SubTypeMaintenance of Way
VarietyScale Test Car
ManufacturerVarious (Details)
EraNA Era III: Transition (1939 - 1957)

History: A scale test car is a small, heavily weighted MOW service car used to calibrate track scales in railroad yards. Scale test cars are a specific, precisely known weight, which is then compared to readouts on track scales. Any difference indicates an adjustment is needed.
This set of items is comprised of more than one name. Please look at the component items for details on the specific roadnames and/or manufacturers.

Item Links: We found: 1 different collections associated with Rail - Rolling Stock (Freight) - Scale Test Car
Item created by: gdm on 2020-12-31 11:35:00. Last edited by gdm on 2020-12-31 11:36:13

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