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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
CategoryRail
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.
Railroad/Company:
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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