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 URTX-26640 INSULATED BOXCAR RESTORATION 
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08.23.09 - THE LOWER DOOR TRACK AND PART OF THE DOOR WERE PRIMED.
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08.23.09 - HERE IS ONE OF THE TWO DOOR STOPS WHICH WERE APPLIED.  THE NUTS WERE THEN PRIMED.
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08.23.09 - THE LAST SIDING BOARD WAS APPLIED TO THE LEFT OF THE DOOR.  NOW ONLY A TRIM BOARD IS REQUIRED BEFORE THE SIDING BELOW THE DOOR CAN BE APPLIED.
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08.26.09 - KIRK WARNER NEEDLE CHIPPED MORE OF THE "B" END OF THE CAR, UNTIL THE RAIN STOPPED HIM.  PRIMING HAS BEEN STARTED.
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08.23.09 - THE LOWER DOOR TRACK AND PART OF THE DOOR WERE PRIMED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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08.23.09 - HERE IS ONE OF THE TWO DOOR STOPS WHICH WERE APPLIED. THE NUTS WERE THEN PRIMED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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08.23.09 - THE LAST SIDING BOARD WAS APPLIED TO THE LEFT OF THE DOOR. NOW ONLY A TRIM BOARD IS REQUIRED BEFORE THE SIDING BELOW THE DOOR CAN BE APPLIED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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08.26.09 - KIRK WARNER NEEDLE CHIPPED MORE OF THE "B" END OF THE CAR, UNTIL THE RAIN STOPPED HIM. PRIMING HAS BEEN STARTED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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08.26.09 - ABOUT ONE THIRD OF THE "B" END OF THE CAR IS NOW NEEDLE CHIPPED AND PRIMED.
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08.26.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS AND KIRK WARNER INSTALLED THE UPPER DOOR TRACK EXTENSION ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE CAR, NEAR THE EDGE OF THE ROOF.
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08.29.09 - BOB KUTELLA HAS ADDED MORE STENCILS TO THE RIGHT DOOR, PROVIDING DIMENSIONS AND OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS.
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08.30.09 - JOHN BALETTO HAS RETURNED TO THE IRM AFTER AN ABSENSE OF SEVERAL WEEKS.  HE IS NEEDLE CHIPPING THE "B" END OF THE CAR.  HE ALSO WORKED ON THE "BL" TRUCKS AND THE UNCOUPLING ROD.
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08.26.09 - ABOUT ONE THIRD OF THE "B" END OF THE CAR IS NOW NEEDLE CHIPPED AND PRIMED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 848 times.
08.26.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS AND KIRK WARNER INSTALLED THE UPPER DOOR TRACK EXTENSION ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE CAR, NEAR THE EDGE OF THE ROOF. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 855 times.
08.29.09 - BOB KUTELLA HAS ADDED MORE STENCILS TO THE RIGHT DOOR, PROVIDING DIMENSIONS AND OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 911 times.
08.30.09 - JOHN BALETTO HAS RETURNED TO THE IRM AFTER AN ABSENSE OF SEVERAL WEEKS. HE IS NEEDLE CHIPPING THE "B" END OF THE CAR. HE ALSO WORKED ON THE "BL" TRUCKS AND THE UNCOUPLING ROD. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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08.30.09 - BOB KUTELLA, IN HIS NORMAL PRECISE MANNER, IS CHECKING THE ALIGNMENT OF A NEW STENCIL.
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08.30.09 - HERE IS THE STENCIL THAT BOB KUTELLA APPLIED TODAY.  THERE ARE 'ONLY' SIX MORE STENCILS TO BE DEVELOPED AND APPLIED TO THIS SIDE OF THE CAR.
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08.30.09 - BY THE END OF THE DAY, KIRK WARNER HAD REMOVED THE ROTTED TRIM BOARD ABOVE THE DOOR TRACK, FIT UP AND APPLIED THE TWO SIDE DOOR SIDING TRIM PIECES AND APPLIED ALL BUT TWO (ONE WHICH WE STILL MUST MAKE) SIDING PIECE BELOW THE DOOR.
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09.02.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS IS WIRE WHEELING AND SANDING ALL OF THE AREAS THAT WERE NEEDLE CHIPPED PRIOR TO PRIMING.
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08.30.09 - BOB KUTELLA, IN HIS NORMAL PRECISE MANNER, IS CHECKING THE ALIGNMENT OF A NEW STENCIL. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 892 times.
08.30.09 - HERE IS THE STENCIL THAT BOB KUTELLA APPLIED TODAY. THERE ARE 'ONLY' SIX MORE STENCILS TO BE DEVELOPED AND APPLIED TO THIS SIDE OF THE CAR. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 871 times.
08.30.09 - BY THE END OF THE DAY, KIRK WARNER HAD REMOVED THE ROTTED TRIM BOARD ABOVE THE DOOR TRACK, FIT UP AND APPLIED THE TWO SIDE DOOR SIDING TRIM PIECES AND APPLIED ALL BUT TWO (ONE WHICH WE STILL MUST MAKE) SIDING PIECE BELOW THE DOOR. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 882 times.
09.02.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS IS WIRE WHEELING AND SANDING ALL OF THE AREAS THAT WERE NEEDLE CHIPPED PRIOR TO PRIMING. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 774 times.
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09.02.09 - THE "B" END OF THE CAR IS NOW ABOUT 60% NEEDLE CHIPPED, WIRE WHEELED AND PRIMED.
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09.02.09 - BOB KUTELLA IS PLACING MORE STENCILS IN POSTION TO APPLY LETTERING.  THE INFORMATION ON THE STENCILS CONTAINS MORE DOOR OPERATING INFORMATION.
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09.02.09 - BOB IS APPLYING LETTERING WITH A FAIRLY DRY SPONGE, SO THAT THE LETTERS DO NOT RUN BENEATH THE STENCIL.
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09.02.09 - BOB HAS TO USE A VERY  FINE BRUSH TO APPLY SOME OF THE INFORMATION WHICH IS IN A POSTION THAT CANNOT BE DONE THROUGH THE STENCIL, DUE TO THE RAISED SURFACES ON THE CAR.
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09.02.09 - THE "B" END OF THE CAR IS NOW ABOUT 60% NEEDLE CHIPPED, WIRE WHEELED AND PRIMED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 750 times.
09.02.09 - BOB KUTELLA IS PLACING MORE STENCILS IN POSTION TO APPLY LETTERING. THE INFORMATION ON THE STENCILS CONTAINS MORE DOOR OPERATING INFORMATION. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 835 times.
09.02.09 - BOB IS APPLYING LETTERING WITH A FAIRLY DRY SPONGE, SO THAT THE LETTERS DO NOT RUN BENEATH THE STENCIL. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 723 times.
09.02.09 - BOB HAS TO USE A VERY FINE BRUSH TO APPLY SOME OF THE INFORMATION WHICH IS IN A POSTION THAT CANNOT BE DONE THROUGH THE STENCIL, DUE TO THE RAISED SURFACES ON THE CAR. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 717 times.
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09.02.09 -THE DOOR NOW CONTAINS MOST OF THE OPERATING INFORMATION.  THREE MORE STENCILS HAVE TO BE CUT AND THE LETTERS HAVE TO BE APPLIED.
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09.02.09 - KIRK WARNER IS TIGHTENING THE NUTS ON A DOOR STOP.  BOTH DOOR STOPS AND THE HANDHOLD WERE APPLIED TODAY.
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09.02.09 - KIRK WARNER AND DICK CUBBAGE CUT AND APPLIED ALL OF THE FASCIA TRIM THAT GOES UNDER THE ROOF EDGE TODAY.  THE TRIM BOARDS BY THE DOOR WERE CAULKED AND PAINTED, PRIOR TO APPLYING THE DOOR STOPS AND HANDHOLD. PART OF THE LOWER DOOR TRACK AND THE DOOR EDGES RECEIVED THEIR FIRST COAT OF ORANGE.  THE FINAL TWO PIECES OF SIDING UNDER THE DOOR WERE MADE AND APPLIED.
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09.05.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS WIRE WHEELED AND PRIMED ONE HALF OF THE LEFT PLUG DOOR.
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09.02.09 -THE DOOR NOW CONTAINS MOST OF THE OPERATING INFORMATION. THREE MORE STENCILS HAVE TO BE CUT AND THE LETTERS HAVE TO BE APPLIED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 716 times.
09.02.09 - KIRK WARNER IS TIGHTENING THE NUTS ON A DOOR STOP. BOTH DOOR STOPS AND THE HANDHOLD WERE APPLIED TODAY. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 714 times.
09.02.09 - KIRK WARNER AND DICK CUBBAGE CUT AND APPLIED ALL OF THE FASCIA TRIM THAT GOES UNDER THE ROOF EDGE TODAY. THE TRIM BOARDS BY THE DOOR WERE CAULKED AND PAINTED, PRIOR TO APPLYING THE DOOR STOPS AND HANDHOLD. PART OF THE LOWER DOOR TRACK AND THE DOOR EDGES RECEIVED THEIR FIRST COAT OF ORANGE. THE FINAL TWO PIECES OF SIDING UNDER THE DOOR WERE MADE AND APPLIED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 800 times.
09.05.09 - VICTOR HUMPHREYS WIRE WHEELED AND PRIMED ONE HALF OF THE LEFT PLUG DOOR. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 742 times.
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