Plastic pellet hoppers 1950s+

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Plastic pellet hoppers 1950s+

Postby rscott417 » Tue Mar 07, 2017 9:23 pm

I'm curious to know what type of hoppers were used for plastic pellet service in the mid to late 1950s. Any information would be appreciated.
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Re: Plastic pellet hoppers 1950s+

Postby Cowford » Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:51 am

Check out this link:

http://luetzowind.com/aHistory.html

Looks like a small cube GATX airslide.
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Re: Plastic pellet hoppers 1950s+

Postby CarterB » Wed Mar 08, 2017 11:49 am

Bring back the Slumbercoaches!!
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Re: Plastic pellet hoppers 1950s+

Postby rscott417 » Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:42 pm

Thanks for the help, I had air slide hoppers in mind
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Re: Plastic pellet hoppers 1950s+

Postby rscott417 » Tue Mar 14, 2017 6:54 pm

Thanks for the links carter b
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