FGWX 200000 Reading, PA 3/80

FGWX 200000 Reading, PA 3/80


Reading Master ScaleReading , PA
United States
40° 20' 8.3328" N, 75° 55' 36.75" W

FGWX 200000 former NBS 200000 calibrating the Reading Master Scale. Weight used so far 50,000lbs. Buggy weighs 10,000 as does each weight. Buggy and weights are maintained at the National Bureau of Standards facility Clearing IL.

Conrail Scale Inspector Gerry Davis (without hat) and FGIS Inspector Ben Banks discuss the next procedure. Large building was the Reading Co. Carpenter Shop.

Photo By: 
John C Durant
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