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Bluford Craig

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New Bluford Hoppers!
« on: March 12, 2019, 02:06:12 PM »
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Hey guys,
Our new N scale hopper announcement for this month has been posted: http://bluford-shops.com/bluford_93_041.htm
We have about a 45 year range of eras in this group.
Enjoy,
Craig
Bluford Shops LLC.
« Last Edit: March 12, 2019, 06:30:59 PM by GaryHinshaw »

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2019, 03:36:21 PM »
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thumbs up on the CB&Q Black hoppers!
I’m not here to argue

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2019, 05:56:06 PM »
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thumbs up on the CB&Q Black hoppers!

Agreed!
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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #3 on: March 12, 2019, 07:16:12 PM »
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At this rate, I will need another coal mine and a limestone quarry....probably in for CMO and CGW, and maybe a D&M.

What is the date on the D&M hoppers?
Tom D.

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2019, 12:35:04 AM »
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Excellent, more CN noodles!
Welcome to Ontario... we've got a tax for that.
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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2019, 02:03:36 AM »
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And the new bay window cabeese are due in April. Have 2 on order.
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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2019, 05:44:20 AM »
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At this rate, I will need another coal mine and a limestone quarry....probably in for CMO and CGW, and maybe a D&M.


Ha! I was thinking the same thing! I've got 2 coal dealers, 2 industries with coal fired boilers, a temporary unloading spot on a team track for unloading gravel for some undefined construction project and a spur that leads off layout to a gravel quarry, where I spot gravel hoppers. Oh, and a train of hoppers that just runs in circles on occasion.

All this in order to keep buying Bluford hoppers......CMO, CGW, Peabody, TPW are all upcoming  must haves

Tom L
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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2019, 09:17:56 AM »
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I'll take several B&Os and a CB&Q. You guys should do some proper 60' Hy cubes from the 70s or even tank cars from that era. I love what you guys have done with the hoppers.

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2019, 09:41:59 AM »
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When do you expect the 2-bay hoppers in M&K paint to actually hit dealers "shelves"? 

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #9 on: March 13, 2019, 12:48:40 PM »
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 Do you see what ICG?

Kind of excited over those!

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #10 on: March 13, 2019, 01:04:14 PM »
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Thanks for the CGW leased cars.

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2019, 01:07:16 PM »
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Any idea on how long the Southern cars were retained in Appalachia Division service?

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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #12 on: March 13, 2019, 01:12:37 PM »
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Thanks guys,

The D&M hoppers have May, 1984 reweigh dates but they looked the same back to the late 70s (due to the U1 dot.)  The M&K hoppers will be in stores in late April along with the big batch of transfer and short-body bay window cabooses. The ICC bay window cabooses will start coming out over the summer.

Craig
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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #13 on: March 13, 2019, 03:13:53 PM »
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Any news on the ICC bay windows? REALLY looking forward to the Conrail versions.
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Re: New Bluford Hoppers!
« Reply #14 on: March 13, 2019, 04:39:29 PM »
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Any news on the ICC bay windows? REALLY looking forward to the Conrail versions.

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The D&M hoppers have May, 1984 reweigh dates but they looked the same back to the late 70s (due to the U1 dot.)  The M&K hoppers will be in stores in late April along with the big batch of transfer and short-body bay window cabooses.
The ICC bay window cabooses will start coming out over the summer.

Craig
Bluford-Shops.com

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