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 URTX-26640 INSULATED BOXCAR RESTORATION 
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09.10.08 - IN THIS BOB KUTELLA PHOTO, A WOODEN SAW GUIDE IS BEING CLAMPED IN PLACE TO TRIM THE NEW SIDING TO THE PROPER LENGTH.
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09.10.08 - JAMES FAULHABER IS FINSIHING NEEDLE CHIPPING THE DOOR THAT HE AND KIRK WERE WORKING ON.
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09.10.08 - BY THE END OF THE DAY, THE ENTIRE DOOR HAS BEEN NEEDLE CHIPPED, ONE THIRD OF IT IS WIRE WHEELED AND PART IS PRIMED.  THE NEW SIDING BOARDS HAVE BEEN CUT TO LENGTH.  VICTOR HUMPHREYS HAS SANDED AND PRIMED MORE OF THE OLD WOOD.
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10.03.08 - ONE QUARTER OF THE SIDING IS NOW SANDED AND PRIMED.  THE PLUG DOOR IS ALL NEEDLE CHIPPED; HOWEVER, IT NEEDS TO BE WIRE WHEELED AND PRIMED.
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09.10.08 - IN THIS BOB KUTELLA PHOTO, A WOODEN SAW GUIDE IS BEING CLAMPED IN PLACE TO TRIM THE NEW SIDING TO THE PROPER LENGTH. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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09.10.08 - JAMES FAULHABER IS FINSIHING NEEDLE CHIPPING THE DOOR THAT HE AND KIRK WERE WORKING ON. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 993 times.
09.10.08 - BY THE END OF THE DAY, THE ENTIRE DOOR HAS BEEN NEEDLE CHIPPED, ONE THIRD OF IT IS WIRE WHEELED AND PART IS PRIMED. THE NEW SIDING BOARDS HAVE BEEN CUT TO LENGTH. VICTOR HUMPHREYS HAS SANDED AND PRIMED MORE OF THE OLD WOOD. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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10.03.08 - ONE QUARTER OF THE SIDING IS NOW SANDED AND PRIMED. THE PLUG DOOR IS ALL NEEDLE CHIPPED; HOWEVER, IT NEEDS TO BE WIRE WHEELED AND PRIMED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 489 times.
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10.12.08 - THE SIDING BELOW THE PLUG DOOR IS IN POOR CONDITION OR MISSING PRIOR TO REMOVAL.  ONCE THE OLD SIDING WAS REMOVED, THE SUBSTRUCTURE BOLTS WERE FOUND TO BE MISSANG AND HAD TO BE REPLACED.
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10.12.08 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS IS NAILING IN NEW SIDING.
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10.12.08 - KIRK WARNER HAS CUT THE NEW SIDING TO LENGTH AND PRIMED ALL OF THE NAILS.  THE PLUG DOOR NOW CLOSES AND LOCKS PROPERLY FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE RESTORATION STARTED.
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10.20.08 - THE LOWER HALF OF THE PLUG DOOR AND ALL OF THE LOCKING MECHANISM WERE WIRE WHEELED.  PRIMER IS NOW BEING APPLIED TO THE SURFACES.
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10.12.08 - THE SIDING BELOW THE PLUG DOOR IS IN POOR CONDITION OR MISSING PRIOR TO REMOVAL. ONCE THE OLD SIDING WAS REMOVED, THE SUBSTRUCTURE BOLTS WERE FOUND TO BE MISSANG AND HAD TO BE REPLACED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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10.12.08 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS IS NAILING IN NEW SIDING. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 380 times.
10.12.08 - KIRK WARNER HAS CUT THE NEW SIDING TO LENGTH AND PRIMED ALL OF THE NAILS. THE PLUG DOOR NOW CLOSES AND LOCKS PROPERLY FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE RESTORATION STARTED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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10.20.08 - THE LOWER HALF OF THE PLUG DOOR AND ALL OF THE LOCKING MECHANISM WERE WIRE WHEELED. PRIMER IS NOW BEING APPLIED TO THE SURFACES. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 400 times.
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10.20.08 - THE PRIMING OF THE DOOR IS NOW COMPLETE.  THE FIRST COAT OF ORANGE WAS APPLIED ON 10.18.08.
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10.26.08 - JOHN BALETTO HAS WIRE WHEELED THE SIDE OF THE END METAL BULKHEAD AND THE HANDHOLDS AND IS PRIMING THEM.
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10.26.08 - KIRK WARNER AND DICK CUBBAGE USED CLAMPS TO MOVE THE METAL SILL FOR THE PLUG DOOR BACK INTO POSITION AND HAVE SECURED IT WITH LAG BOLTS. THE FIRST COAT OF FINISH PAINT HAS BEEN STARTED ON THE DOOR ACTUATOR HARDWARE.
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11.12.08 - THE DOOR HAS HAD ITS FIRST COAT OF FINISH PAINT.  NOTE THE DIFFERENCE IN APPEARANCE OF THE COMPELTED WORK AND THAT WHICH HAS NOT BEEN STARTED.  NO MORE EXTERIOR WOOD WORK WILL BE DONE UNTIL SPRING.  DURING THE WINTER, MILLING AND PAINTING OF NEW WOOD SIDING WILL MOVE FORWARD WITH APPLICATION TO THE CAR TO START IN THE SPRING.
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10.20.08 - THE PRIMING OF THE DOOR IS NOW COMPLETE. THE FIRST COAT OF ORANGE WAS APPLIED ON 10.18.08. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 402 times.
10.26.08 - JOHN BALETTO HAS WIRE WHEELED THE SIDE OF THE END METAL BULKHEAD AND THE HANDHOLDS AND IS PRIMING THEM. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 460 times.
10.26.08 - KIRK WARNER AND DICK CUBBAGE USED CLAMPS TO MOVE THE METAL SILL FOR THE PLUG DOOR BACK INTO POSITION AND HAVE SECURED IT WITH LAG BOLTS. THE FIRST COAT OF FINISH PAINT HAS BEEN STARTED ON THE DOOR ACTUATOR HARDWARE. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 514 times.
11.12.08 - THE DOOR HAS HAD ITS FIRST COAT OF FINISH PAINT. NOTE THE DIFFERENCE IN APPEARANCE OF THE COMPELTED WORK AND THAT WHICH HAS NOT BEEN STARTED. NO MORE EXTERIOR WOOD WORK WILL BE DONE UNTIL SPRING. DURING THE WINTER, MILLING AND PAINTING OF NEW WOOD SIDING WILL MOVE FORWARD WITH APPLICATION TO THE CAR TO START IN THE SPRING. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 436 times.
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05.03.09 - TODAY THE CAR WAS WYED SO THAT WOOD REPLACEMENT COULD BE DONE FROM THE STAGING.  THE BOARDS FOR THE STAGING WERE REPAIRED AND THE PLATFORM WAS TIGHTENED.  SOME OF THE BOLTS FROM THE SIDE LADDER WERE REMOVED.  A NUMBER OF THE OLD BOARDS WERE REMOVED.
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05.06.09 - THE LADDER WAS REMOVED FOR NEEDLE CHIPPING.  THE SIDING TO THE PLUG DOOR STOP HAS BEEN REMOVED FOR REPLACEMENT.  ALL OLD NAILS HAVE BEEN REMOVED.
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05.06.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS AND KIRK WARNER ARE WORKING ON SECURING NEW SIDING.
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05.06.09 - NEW SIDING HAS BEEN APPLIED UP TO THE PLUG DOOR STOP.  TO REPLACE MORE SIDING, THE UPPER DOOR TRACK AND DOOR STOP WILL HAVE TO BE REMOVED.
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05.03.09 - TODAY THE CAR WAS WYED SO THAT WOOD REPLACEMENT COULD BE DONE FROM THE STAGING. THE BOARDS FOR THE STAGING WERE REPAIRED AND THE PLATFORM WAS TIGHTENED. SOME OF THE BOLTS FROM THE SIDE LADDER WERE REMOVED. A NUMBER OF THE OLD BOARDS WERE REMOVED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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05.06.09 - THE LADDER WAS REMOVED FOR NEEDLE CHIPPING. THE SIDING TO THE PLUG DOOR STOP HAS BEEN REMOVED FOR REPLACEMENT. ALL OLD NAILS HAVE BEEN REMOVED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 309 times.
05.06.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS AND KIRK WARNER ARE WORKING ON SECURING NEW SIDING. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 305 times.
05.06.09 - NEW SIDING HAS BEEN APPLIED UP TO THE PLUG DOOR STOP. TO REPLACE MORE SIDING, THE UPPER DOOR TRACK AND DOOR STOP WILL HAVE TO BE REMOVED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 364 times.
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05.09.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS HAS NEEDLE CHIPPED THE SIDE OF THE END STEEL BULKHEAD, SANDED AND PRIMED THE OLD WOOD AND DRIVEN IN THE ADDITIONAL NAILS INTO THE NEW SIDING.
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05.10.09 - KIRK WARNER HAS REMOVED THE TOP DOOR TRACK SECTION, THE DOOR STOPS AND MORE OLD, ROTTED SDING.
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05.10.09 - ONE MORE PIECE OF NEW SIDING HAS BEEN INSTALLED.
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05.13.09 - VICTOR IS NEEDLE CHIPPING THE AR LADDER.
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05.09.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS HAS NEEDLE CHIPPED THE SIDE OF THE END STEEL BULKHEAD, SANDED AND PRIMED THE OLD WOOD AND DRIVEN IN THE ADDITIONAL NAILS INTO THE NEW SIDING. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 296 times.
05.10.09 - KIRK WARNER HAS REMOVED THE TOP DOOR TRACK SECTION, THE DOOR STOPS AND MORE OLD, ROTTED SDING. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 328 times.
05.10.09 - ONE MORE PIECE OF NEW SIDING HAS BEEN INSTALLED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 337 times.
05.13.09 - VICTOR IS NEEDLE CHIPPING THE AR LADDER. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 302 times.
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