66 pages softcover
This is a reproduction of 3 Budd publications on RDCs
Introducing RDC-1- This publication details the design and features of the RDC-1. Includes drawings of the car, a look at the engine, transmission, brakes, and performance of the cars.
RDC Goes to Work - This is a look at the RDC's use on American and foreign railroads. Included is a look at the early operators of the RDC and how they used them, the design and operation of the cars and the features of the RDCs. Includes drawings for the RDC-1, RDC-2, RDC-3 and RDC-4.
RDC Comes of Age - This looks at the the first 3 years of RDC usage. Includes a look at how the RDC has improved service for the railroads that operate them, their performance, the reliability and economy of the cars, how the cars have increased traffic for the railroads, the components that make up the RDC and mainenance.