Re: Simplex Bolsters
--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, Todd Horton <toddchorton@...> wrote:
Google is a wonderful thing:
Although the Chicago reference is likely just the sales office. Note from the text it sounds like this was a mature product even in 1901.
HO scale model:
Yeah, it looks like the entire bolster is set too high in this truck. Maybe the TLT underframe has undersized center sills; I recall the sills on these early steel cars were 15" channels, 3" larger than the 12" that later became the defacto standard.