The first Randgust rapid-prototype
Like many railroads Santa Fe had distinctive lineside buildings.
These hexagonal wooden phone booths were found all over the west. They
provided shelter and protection for crews in remote locations to call in for
orders and update the dispatcher. Modernized CTC systems and train radio
rendered them obsolete, but most remained on the railroad until the
I've assembled a confirmed list of locations of these phone booths from
Hexagonal phone booth listing.pdf
Please email me if you have additional locations to add with references.
The 3-d designed and computer-printed model is done via Shapeways
system. The model is available direct from Shapeways ordering system,
and is printed in "FUD" (Frosted Ultra Detail) material.