SLSF 44288 50' boxcar

Discussion in 'Boxcars' started by modeltruckshop, Jun 21, 2016.

  1. Here is a project I finished earlier this spring. I found the proto pic online by accident. I had to have one!!HA
    The car is factory painted but I faded the paint with a few terra cotta colored washes, then the graffiti was hand painted with craft acrylics. The door is scratchbuilt from styrene. Hope you guys enjoy it. Steve

    The proto:

    Here is my attempt:
    An idea of the roof:
    The door in the works:
  2. meteor910

    meteor910 2009 Engineer of the Year Staff Member Supporter

    Nice work!

  3. klrwhizkid

    klrwhizkid Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporter

    That's some impressive paint work, Steve!
  4. gjslsffan

    gjslsffan Staff Member Staff Member

    Yes it is.
  5. Sirfoldalot

    Sirfoldalot Supporter Supporter

    Stop, Stop; You're killing me!
  6. Thank you guys. I am glad you like it. Unfortunately graffiti is a fact of life on rolling stock these days.
    Thanks for checkin her out, Steve

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