After putting together the post below, about covered hoppers you can model in N scale, I decided to start working on another batch of photos, looking specifically at the various paint schemes used on Archer Daniel Midland (ADM) covered hoppers. ADM uses several reporting marks on their cars, including ADMX, UELX and WHTX, but the majority of my photos are of ADMX and UELX cars. I have a few WHTX cars, but they’re backlit and slightly overexposed.
The variety of paint schemes worn by the ADMX and the UELX cars are worth a post though, even without the additional variety of the WHTX and other cars.
Starting with the ADMX cars: