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The first top to bottom

Discussion in 'Metal Heads' started by honkyartist, Feb 20, 2002.

  1. honkyartist

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    The first top to bottom

    Discussion started by honkyartist - Feb 20, 2002

    The first top to bottom on a North American Rail Car was credited to whom and what year.
     
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  2. EL MASKO

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    EL MASKO - Replied Feb 20, 2002

    That's like asking "What was the first porno ever made". Stupid, stupid question.
     
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  3. MONSTERKIDZ

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    MONSTERKIDZ - Replied Feb 20, 2002

    im gonna have to go with
    Sent/ Cavs on a Conrail
    not sure of the year off hand
     
  4. NATO

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    NATO - Replied Feb 20, 2002

    i bet its pretty diffuclt to tie down exact dates to many pieces
     
  5. me IS cool

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    me IS cool - Replied Feb 20, 2002

    alright you got me. I did the first top to bottom. It was bad day and I wasn't feeling it. The year was 1950 and I was battling a local crew for that spot. I won.

    Oh yeah I also derailed the first train by placing some boulders on the tracks. :p
     
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    kaesthebluntedwonder - Replied Feb 20, 2002

    yeh but then sodapop chased you down the hill
     
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  7. Average White Railfan

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    Average White Railfan - Replied Feb 20, 2002

    okay mr honkey town. it was a sentocavstar on a cr 50' inside brace.
    it was actually began in the summer of 1988 or 9 but they got raided and did not complete it until some time later...can you tell the graffiti audience how long it ran unfinished? where it was started and where sent finally caught up to it and finished it?...no i didnt think you could...see your knowledge is not quite as infinite as you thought it was.
     
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    fr8oholic - Replied Feb 20, 2002

    you're really succeeding in stirring things up mr honkeyartist.

    bravo.
     
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    autobernard - Replied Feb 21, 2002

    no, I derailed the first train. actually it was one of those handcarts, and we derailed it with fist sized rocks. it jumped the tracks and landed in some bushes. then they got it back on the tracks and left. true story.
     
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    chester copperpot - Replied Feb 21, 2002

    a while back i heard about a crayone wholecar that was painted
    in 84 or 85. maybe someone on here could confirm this?
     
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    IHATEU - Replied Feb 21, 2002

    to my knowledge YOU my fellow 12ozian are correct siiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiir... he was the first to do his whole name out on several cars too...one letter per car....that played sentocav came way later.
     
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  12. krowteN

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    krowteN - Replied Feb 22, 2002

    wrong again. blade and comet did a whole car on a holy roller back in 1976...to my knowledge.
     
  13. Rodney Trotter

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    Rodney Trotter - Replied Feb 22, 2002

    What is it with this graffiti freight trivia? Just give us the god damn history lesson and get it over with. If it were about the old NY subways it might actually be interesting or something.
     
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    chester copperpot - Replied Feb 22, 2002

    tight, does anyone have flix of this or the crayone wholecar? ...

    i used to catch one of the letters from that letter a car crayone thing every now and then, maybe the R, i forget, its been a while. i remember hearing that he didnt finish his whole name though.
     
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  15. THE LAW

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    THE LAW - Replied Feb 22, 2002

    Actually to confirm this story, THE LAW spoke to a party who was present on the day of the legendary "one letter a car day" claims that it wasn't even close to being finished....suppose it wouldn't matter, he could do one letter every ten years and it would have the same effect that doing it on the same day would.


    kinda makes sense that the only published flick of it was the R.