Paint Schemes

YN3

The scheme introduced in 2002, blue with yellownose and trim..

Some later versions incorporate a 'Rail Car' design accompanying the CSX lettering

YN2

The scheme introduced in 1990, blue and graywith yellow nose and trim.

YN1

The earliest yellow nose scheme introducedby CSX in 1989. This scheme usually includes a yellow frame stripe.

YN

Yellow Nose*.

CSX

The blue & gray introduced in 1986, butwithout the yellow nose.

CSX GRAY

The stealth scheme, all gray with blue lettering.

CSX GRAY/YN

CSX Gray with a yellow nose. This scheme hasa yellow frame stripe.

YN1p

YN1 without the yellow frame stripe.

CSX GRAY/YNp

CSX Gray Yellow Nose without a yellow framestripe.

PUMPKIN

Orange unit used in dedicated service.

YN1 REDBLOCK

CSX Operation REDBLOCK scheme, with YN1.

Other Non-CSX Paint Schemes

C&OBlue/YN

C&O Paint scheme, with a YN.

CHESSIE

Chessie System Paint scheme.

CHESSIE/YN

Chessie System Paint scheme, with a YN.

SEABOARD

Seaboard System Paint scheme.

FAMILY LINES/YN

Family Lines (SCL/L&N) paint scheme, witha YN.


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