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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby ES44AH » Mon Feb 25, 2013 7:45 pm

Road units, switchers, some cab units, a mix of alot of things. Would you rather me PM the list?
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby Saturnalia » Mon Feb 25, 2013 8:04 pm

ES44AH wrote:Road units, switchers, some cab units, a mix of alot of things. Would you rather me PM the list?

No, post it here.
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby ES44AH » Mon Feb 25, 2013 8:40 pm

Ok, all of the EMD products came from the B&O and WM Backruptcy. The GMD stuff we just aquired.
(Unless otherwise noted, all locomotives are unnumbered.)
From EMD:

B&O:
SD9
GP7
GP9
SW8
F-3A
F-7B
FP7
F-9
E-7
E-7B
E8

WM:
GP9 (lownose #31-35)
GP35 (#3576-3579)
SD35
SD40 (#7445-7471)
F-7A
F-7B

GMD:
GMD-1
FP-9
GP9u
SD40-2
The unnumbered locomotives are lettered CLWX or MTCX (CLWX-Cumberland shops, MTCX-Mt.Clare shops)
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby heartlandguy » Mon Feb 25, 2013 8:53 pm

Not to barge in on this, but what kind of condition is the SD35 in? The Delphos & Eastern might be interested in that unit.
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby ES44AH » Mon Feb 25, 2013 8:58 pm

there is actually 5 SD35s, but they don have numbers. they are a fair condition. The orignial WM paint is visable, but is faded from sunlight and the elements. 3 of them are operable, the other 2 might need some work done.
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby heartlandguy » Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:04 pm

ES44AH wrote:there is actually 5 SD35s, but they don have numbers. they are a fair condition. The orignial WM paint is visable, but is faded from sunlight and the elements. 3 of them are operable, the other 2 might need some work done.


OK, thanks for the info. I might be interested in a couple...
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby ES44AH » Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:06 pm

PM me on which one(s) you want, we'll give it a look over and send it your way.
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby Saturnalia » Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:10 pm

heartland can have the SD35s. You guys can deal here if you like.

I'm interested in the GP7s, GP9s, & SD9s. How many of each do you have, and in what condition?
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby ES44AH » Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:33 pm

3 GP7s, 5 GP9s, and 2 SD9s. The GP7s are in good shape. One of the GP9s need a primemover. The SD9s are good, but one needs new motors. The GP7s still wear a (faded) B&O paint scheme, The GP9s are in both WM Speed and Circus, and the SD9s still have B&O shemes.
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby Saturnalia » Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:52 pm

ES44AH wrote:3 GP7s, 5 GP9s, and 2 SD9s. The GP7s are in good shape. One of the GP9s need a primemover. The SD9s are good, but one needs new motors. The GP7s still wear a (faded) B&O paint scheme, The GP9s are in both WM Speed and Circus, and the SD9s still have B&O shemes.

Are you talking Traction Motors on the SD9?
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby ES44AH » Tue Feb 26, 2013 3:13 pm

yes, new traction motors. We got it from the B&O without motors, it was stored at the Cumberland shops (when it was B&Os) and it sat on heavyweight passenger car trucks. It still sits on those trucks.We put a new primemover in it a few years ago and it used to be on the reserve power list.
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby Saturnalia » Tue May 14, 2013 8:10 pm

With the C425s rebuilt, the SW9s sold, and the GP60W/B units rebuilt, we are now down to just 10 units on MQT not in MQT paint, and none of them are currently operating, since they are GP60s waiting rebuilds in Wyoming Yard.
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Re: MQT Pre-"GLLX 3001" Paint List

Unread postby Saturnalia » Sun May 19, 2013 10:29 am

Down to just six units, and all of them are inside the shops in Wyoming being worked on, so it is a guarantee none of them will come out without a new dip in MQT paint.
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