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deemery
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Posted - 09/30/2019 :  12:40:50 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Is there a standard height for a rail loading dock? Looks to me like it's about 4' above rail height.

dave
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desertdrover
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Posted - 09/30/2019 :  4:17:54 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Yes on the 4 foot Dave.






Louis
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BurleyJim
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Posted - 09/30/2019 :  5:50:17 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Now THERE is a handy chart. Can't beat Louis.com

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deemery
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Posted - 09/30/2019 :  7:56:19 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks, Louis!!!!

dave


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Michael Hohn
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Posted - 09/30/2019 :  8:08:54 PM  Show Profile  Visit Michael Hohn's Homepage  Reply with Quote
I agree. Iíve saved it to my files.


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Pennman
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Posted - 10/01/2019 :  07:58:15 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Michael Hohn

I agree. Iíve saved it to my files.



Thanks Louis...Me too..

Rich



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Guff
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Posted - 10/01/2019 :  11:08:58 AM  Show Profile  Send Guff an AOL message  Reply with Quote
Thanks Louis...You always have all the good reference information!

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Posted - 10/01/2019 :  3:33:13 PM  Show Profile  Visit Bernd's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Same here. Saved for reference down the road.




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jbvb
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Posted - 10/01/2019 :  10:15:29 PM  Show Profile  Visit jbvb's Homepage  Reply with Quote
A particular RR's 'Clearance Diagram' (often a page from a set of Standard Plans) may give details for specific traffic and loading facilities.


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