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Railcar bodytypes & Names

Discussion in 'Metal Heads' started by ArtistikFunk, Mar 29, 2004.

  1. ArtistikFunk

    ArtistikFunk 12oz Senior Member

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    Railcar bodytypes & Names

    Discussion started by ArtistikFunk - Mar 29, 2004

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    Here is a short Railcar list-
    Certain Car types have names given to them by the boxcar Bench masters.


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    Called: Bathtubs or Gons


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    Called: Breadboxes or Coilcars


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    Called: Hotties or Molten steel cars- very hot cars!


    Reefer family
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    Called: chilled express cars or Snowwhites
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    Called: Cyro's
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    Called: solid colds or Cold cars



    Classic UPFE's
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    Called: UPFE's or fruit express cars.




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    Called: Flatties, Superflats or 40's (Forties)



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    called: grainers or centerflows.



    HolyRollers
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    called: Holyrollers or AutoRacks


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    Called: Rollers, Billboards, 120's



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    Called: Ridgy's

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    Called: Hicubes, Highhats or Maxi's (Maxivans)
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    If anybody else has anymore names to submit-please do.
     
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    iSLEEPwithMIDGETS - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    love those cryos...very easy to paint
     
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    PaintedSteel - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    nice..
     
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  4. me IS cool

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    me IS cool - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    Hehe awesome. I catch a shitload of those breadboxes considering my bench spot is near a steel factory. I always called them coilcars but I like Breadboxes better.

    :king:
     
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    Sarin - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    the BIG upfe = "bananas"

    I like this thread
     
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    I've never seen a cyro in my yard.
     
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    i saw some cars that look like those cyros at my layup,but they were grey,orange and black,they looked 10 times doper.
    i love that yellow holyroller too.
     
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    Hoppers
     
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    "boxcar bench masters"?!?!?!..... what do yall think you are like some star wars jedi masters?...... more like boxcar bitch masters....this is the type of shit that ruined freight train graffiti
     
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    horse cock - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    nice shots.
     
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    adderall - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    the hotties look like a good usage for all the high heat paint everyones got floatin around - why waste it on your barbecue
     
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    city.slicker - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    all this time i have been calling hoppers grainers and grainers hoppers.... i feel like such a dick.

    thank god for the internet, otherwise i would be completely uniformed
     
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  15. ArtistikFunk

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    ArtistikFunk - Replied Mar 29, 2004

    suckas in da train fame game

    RE:
    "boxcar bench masters"?!?!?!..... what do yall think you are like some star wars jedi masters?...... more like boxcar bitch masters....this is the type of shit that ruined freight train graffiti

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    Yes fuck head... I am a benchmaster & I do enjoy documenting boxcar art to the fullest, I take full pride & pleasure snapping dope panels for preservation ....

    If it wasnt for me & a few other heads catching wreck on film Way Backin the day when this shit was young- waiting long hours on the daily only to catch a few of your tags rolling by this shit would not be as big as it is now!

    Boxcar graffitti is not ruined- this shit is more raw & uncut like the coke your aunt tilly is sniffing.

    I am just like the rest of the Fella's posting up here....doing it all for the love!!


    So just sit the fuck back & enjoy!!

    I would like to see some of your flicks tuff guy!
     
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