RailPictures.Net Photo: WWIB 910 Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Scale Test Car at Golden, Colorado by Joel Hinkhouse
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Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (more..)
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Colorado Railroad Museum (more..)
Golden, Colorado, USA (more..)
November 24, 2009
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WWIB 910 (more..)
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Western Weight & Inspection Bureau Car 910, used on the D&RGW, is 39,000 lbs, about 1/5 the weight of a loaded modern coal car, and about 10x heavier than a typical light passenger SUV.
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