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Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts}
Posted by: Fred Oster (IP Logged)
Date: February 26, 2012 05:01PM

In a discussion with the late John Maxwell the subject of tenders came up. His reply, best I can recall was that tender tanks aka cisterns, were built new as needed as a project for apprentice training in Salida. Tanks and frames were modified, swapped, scrapped etc based on expeidience and demands of the moment.The railroad mantra of one more trip applies. DPRamsey is right...heavy large interchangeable.



Subject Written By Posted
  318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Casey Akin 02/20/2012 10:30PM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Jeff Taylor 02/21/2012 12:18AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Will Gant 02/21/2012 12:19AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Herb Kelsey 02/21/2012 03:01AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Casey Akin 02/21/2012 09:50AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Dirk Ramsey 02/21/2012 03:50AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Ed Stabler 02/21/2012 05:46AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} HighCommander 02/21/2012 08:59AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Dirk Ramsey 02/21/2012 09:07AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Casey Akin 02/21/2012 09:53AM
  Re: 318's tender is 345's tender (and 340) {tender sluts} Fred Oster 02/26/2012 05:01PM


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