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Reference \ Paint and Color

Introduction | General Theory and Practice | Manufacturer Samples | Reference Material | Photography | Contemporary References

Contemporary References.

Articles.

Color Cards.

Color swatches using PMS color representing the paint layers found on the carbody.

Color Card: South Pacific Coast - Coach #39: Body PDF icon 1.48 MB

Color Card: South Pacific Coast - Caboose #47: Body PDF 0.88 MB

Color referenece card for Carson & Colorado Freight Equipment 1881 - 1900 by Randy Hees and Andrew Brandon. PDF icon 1.0MB
Paint samples taken from the remains of Carson & Colorado Boxcar/Reefer #344.

Illustrations.

Carson & Colorado Railroad - Flat Car #102, circa 1883 by Andrew Brandon. PDF icon 1.4MB
Illustration of a Detroit Car Works built 22' flat car.

South Pacific Coast - Coach #42 circa 1904. by Andrew Brandon PDF 0.97 MB
Lettering and striping drawn to Southern Pacific Common Standards, using paint samples taken from Coach #39 by Randy Hees, Dimensional Data from Mike Collins and Bruce MacGregor.

Introduction | General Theory and Practice | Manufacturer Samples | Reference Material | Photography | Contemporary References

A note to you, the visitor: Contact us on the Forum if you would like to contribute appropriate period documentation on specific equipment, roads, etc. We would like to include anything relevant, PacificNG is a community project and sharing is always welcome. In addition, contact us if you find dead links! We will fix them or find substitutes.

Revised: March 21, 2017.
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