hi all just wanted to pass on some information about an awsome book i received about a week ago titled "CONRAIL COLOR GUIDE TO FREIGHT EQUIPMENT VOLUME 1 from 1976-1987. if anyone is thinking about buying this book, you definately will not be disappointed. the books contains some excellant pictures of just about every type of rolling stock that conrail had. there are some very interesting pictures of some cool maintance of way cars and a few cars that i did not know conrail even had. being new to the hobby im finding it an extremely valuable resource for modeling. again just wanted to pass this information on.