PRR FM Flat Car
Prototype Information
02/12/2014
Information about the PRR flat car.
Model Information
06/18/2014
Information about the scratch-built model.
Construction: Frame
02/12/2014
Constructing the basic steel body.
Construction: Wheels and Couplers
01/30/2013
Building truck bolsters and installing couplers.
Construction: Stake Pockets
02/13/2013
Preparing for and installing the stake pockets.
Construction: Exterior Details
04/14/2013
Fabricating the various detailing parts to dress up the car.
Construction: Painting
04/19/2013
Painting the cars.
Construction: Decking
04/21/2013
Installing the wooden deck.
Construction: Decals
06/16/2014
Applying the decals.
Construction: Conclusion
04/21/2013
Some closing thoughts about this project.
Coupler Conversion
06/24/2014
Installing Sergent S-scale couplers.
References
07/05/2014
Links to additional information about this flat car.