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Discussion in 'Metal Heads' started by JONSON32, Oct 18, 2004.

  1. JONSON32

    JONSON32 Junior Member

    Joined: Jul 4, 2004 Messages: 187 Likes Received: 0
    just wondering what some of the abb. stand for? and what they stand for is that where they usually go?

    NKCL(gondola connection)
    FURX(lamb weston)
    ..and do most cars like UP stay on the west side most of the time, and NS stay on the east side most of the time or is that like a stereotype....i would appreciate anybody's help especially CRACKED ASS. he knows vitually everything from all i can see. and if you wanna hate on this thread, please spend your time doing something more constructive for yourself. don't hate the game. 1
  2. Pfffffffffft

    Pfffffffffft Moderator Crew

    Joined: Feb 16, 2004 Messages: 15,347 Likes Received: 683
    someone made a thread about this a while back and posted nearly
    every companies initials out there..i did a search and couldnt find it...maybe someone else can remember the threads name
  3. ZedIsAlive

    ZedIsAlive Junior Member

    Joined: Jul 9, 2004 Messages: 136 Likes Received: 0
    i printed that shit at work. almost got fired. that shit was 60 pages...it just kept printing and printing and printing....................and printing.

    from that same list mainly because im stoned and very bored:

    IBT-international bridge and terminal co.
    NCRK - you may be thinking of NKCR - Nebraska Kansan and Colorado Railnet Inc.
    BFTX - no listing
    ACFX(hoppers)-General Electric Rail Services Corp. (ACF industries)
    ULTX(tankers)-Union Tank Car Co.
    SSW-i think thats UP...im not looking that one up
    EEC-East Erie Commerical Railway co.
    WE-Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Co.
    WLO-Waterloo Railway Company
    SLC-San Luis Central Railroad
    CHTT-Chicago Heights Terminal Transfer
    SRY-Southern Railway of British Colombia limited
    NKCL(gondola connection)-no listing NKCR maybe
    KRL-no listing
    AOK-All Out Kings, juss playin - Arkansas Oklahoma Railroad
    CRLL-no listing (CRLE-Coe Rail Inc.)
    FURX(lamb weston)-first union rail
    TILX-Trinity Industries Leasing Co.
    ARMN-Union Pacific RR co.
    SFC-no listing

    get ya nerd on suckas!!!!
  4. mellowmike

    mellowmike New Jack

    Joined: Oct 9, 2004 Messages: 24 Likes Received: 0
    Here ya go!


    Don't say mellowmike never gave back to the community! Hee hee.

    By the way,

    SSW = St Louis Southwestern aka Cotton Belt
  5. type R

    type R Senior Member

    Joined: Sep 23, 2001 Messages: 2,456 Likes Received: 1
    the good old hydra-cushion boxcars...havent seen one in a while.
  6. porque

    porque Senior Member

    Joined: May 5, 2002 Messages: 1,844 Likes Received: 0
    ...the other thread was called reporting marks...i'll see if i can't find it...

    *edit*...actually...just use mike's link...it seems to be more inclusive...thanks mike...
  7. Mr. Peanut

    Mr. Peanut Elite Member

    Joined: Dec 2, 2002 Messages: 3,033 Likes Received: 10
    damn zed...you printed all that?
    think of all the trees that died for you to do that!

    Mr.Peanut/false hippie
  8. ZedIsAlive

    ZedIsAlive Junior Member

    Joined: Jul 9, 2004 Messages: 136 Likes Received: 0
    to get stoned, or print that list?
  9. Swiffer Jet

    Swiffer Jet Elite Member

    Joined: Jul 14, 2003 Messages: 2,669 Likes Received: 0

    I didn't know ARMN is affliated with Union Pacific.
  10. type R

    type R Senior Member

    Joined: Sep 23, 2001 Messages: 2,456 Likes Received: 1
    ^^ the chilled express cars dude.

    reefer madness.
  11. Swiffer Jet

    Swiffer Jet Elite Member

    Joined: Jul 14, 2003 Messages: 2,669 Likes Received: 0
    Ahh ok, I was thinking of the white boxes.
  12. krowteN

    krowteN Member

    Joined: Jan 26, 2002 Messages: 480 Likes Received: 0
    many or maybe all of the yellow upfe reefers that are being repainted white are ARMN.

    I have first hand knowledge.

    WILDBILL New Jack

    Joined: Oct 13, 2004 Messages: 60 Likes Received: 0
    suggestion: subscribe to trains magazine....
  14. iloveboxcars

    iloveboxcars 12oz Royalty

    Joined: Jul 29, 2002 Messages: 20,506 Likes Received: 450
    mike looks like he's going to be a good addition to this section of the site.

    i dont post here often but im here. i swear guys. include me please!

    yeah. bye.
  15. 187um (S.C.F)

    187um (S.C.F) New Jack

    Joined: Oct 26, 2004 Messages: 13 Likes Received: 0
    Ay I saw SCF up there..and that's my old crew...

    stands for SOUTH COOGEE FELLAS (housing projects)
    other nicks name is SMOKIN CANABIS FREAKS and

    I get the question ya asking....but...I'mma big note on this one and
    rep the crew