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Rolling Stock Proposals?

Discussion in 'Content Suggestions & Proposals' started by Blacknred81, Nov 3, 2019.

  1. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Active Member

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    So we have route and locomotive proposals, but what about some other rolling stock that could be part of a route or locomotive pack? Such as some unique Freight cars or passenger coaches that haven't made it into the game yet?

    Here's a few examples of some freight cars I would like to see in game...

    Articulated Autoracks
    -2 unit articulated autoracks, I see these every once in awhile, though they are not as common as the normal autoracks.
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    Front Runner Spine Car
    - These unique Spine cars ran on 2 wheels trucks, which was also their demise, as they performed poorly.
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    Schnabel Wagons
    -The biggest railcars you'll see on the railroad. These would be great for TS due to the careful handling of these cars. Their slow operating speeds (25mph empty, 15 loaded for WECX 801) would be a unique challenge for the career scenarios (Similar to the Boeing part cars from Stevens Pass)
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    Any other pieces of rolling stock you would like to see in the game?
     
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    749006 Well-Known Member

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  4. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Active Member

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    The Twin Stack is already somewhat available in game with the SD45T-2 pack, but only in SP colors, but would like to see it in different road names.
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    Also some reskins on RWA for these too.
    http://www.railworksamerica.com/ind...hapag-pacerst&catid=19:rolling-stock-repaints

    Honestly forgot about this, thanks for the link
     
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  5. andrew.umlauft1

    andrew.umlauft1 New Member

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    We don't have any rolling stock for Canadian National or Canadian Pacific.
     
  6. jedi247

    jedi247 Well-Known Member

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    Hot metal cars, and slag cars could be cool. The other thing I'd like to see are Roadrailers. Those Schnabel cars, the articulated auto racks, and Front Runners would be awesome, too.
    Passenger equipment is necessary, too. The UP and NS business trains could be awesome. We also have routes for each of them. We just need the NS F-units, the N&W J-Class #611, and the UP E9 A-B-A set.
     
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  7. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Active Member

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    We do have Roadrailers as part of the NS C39-8 pack in triple crown colors, but could add other road names such as CN or Amtrak. Some blank white ones would be good too.
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  8. Daniel Gibbs

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    I'd like to see a pack of different sorts of tank cars. From the shorty type general service tank cars to the jumbo type liquefied gas tank cars. Plus, different placards and UN numbers.
     
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  9. 749006

    749006 Well-Known Member

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    You are better looking on RW America for reskins of rolling stock
     
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    Random Railfan Well-Known Member

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    We really need the M2 and M3. That would be great.
     
  11. TommyPicklesfan1992

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    We also need The Amtrak Horizon Cars and Also The Rotem Cars for Metrolink and Tri Rail.
     
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  12. Average_Joe57

    Average_Joe57 Member

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    In general, there is a ton of rolling stock that needs to be added to the game. And it is that reason that inspires many 3rd Party Developers to take action..
     
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  13. Daniel Gibbs

    Daniel Gibbs Member

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    Personally, I really want to see other freight car packs on Steam other than the same old recycled junk DTG uses.
     
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    749006 Well-Known Member

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    Go look on the other US providers if that is what you want
    Start with Railworks America as they have a number of Free US rolling stock items along with repaints of locos and stock

    Peter
     
  15. USRailFan

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    I'd be satisfied with the JustTrains Cargowaggons and Autoballaster on the Marketplace, so they could be used in Workshop scenarios
     
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    There's plenty of third party content out there. The marketplace only places money in DTGs pocket that they haven't earned
     
  17. jedi247

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    What about TankTrain tank cars and 20,000 Gallon ethanol tank cars? Also, I'd like to see crane cars, snowplows, and other maintenance vehicles. The scenarios could be amazing if you could actually operate a crane car or clear snow with a rotary snowplow.
     
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  18. Daniel Gibbs

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    Yes! Or even the 30,000 Gallon tank cars!
     
  19. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Active Member

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    2 more suggestions. Track Inspection cars, and Welded Rail Flat Cars.
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