IAIS 705, 713, 714 & NREX 7507   Contributor's Pick!       
Here's a better look at the ex-WC SD45...NREX's paint budget must be running pretty low...
Date: 8/12/2007 Location: Blue Island, IL   Map Show Blue Island on a rail map Views: 698 Collection Of:   Scott Malec
Locomotives: IAIS 705(GP38-2) IAIS 713(GP38-2) IAIS 714(GP38-2) NREX 7507(SD45)    Author:  Scott Malec
IAIS 705, 713, 714 & NREX 7507
Picture Categories: This picture is part of album:  08/12/07: Blue Island, IL (IAIS Business is Picking Up)
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Name Type Comments Date
Jeff Carlson General That's sweet. Way to go NREX! 8/12/2007 6:01:24 PM
Joe Magruder General From what I've seen before, units usually get spray painted reporting marks when they are moving to their final destanation (in this case NRE Silvis) to be scrapped. I suspect that most of the ex-WC SD45's will be parted-out and cut-up. 8/12/2007 10:37:57 PM
T. Man General Is this locomotive operating or DOT? 9/10/2007 11:32:37 AM
T. Man General DIT? 9/24/2007 2:44:32 PM
Ron Moraca General I've seen a lot of NREX units on the rails here in Montana. Cosmetically, a lot of 'em were pigs, but I'd guess their looks didn't much matter as long as they were mechanically sound. 12/2/2007 9:02:54 PM

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