Re: Square Wire for Vertical Brake Staffs


Craft beading wire is available as square brass wire, 0.020 thick, 4-meter long coils, at $7

You'll have to use the classic pull method to get straight rod out of the coiled wire. But brass pull-straightens very easily. It's a very old method that has long been used in the hobby.

Mike Bauers

On Jul 9, 2017, at 2:40 PM, "fgexbill@... [STMFC]" <STMFC@...> wrote:

A square brake shaft on the "B" end of a boxcar would be vey cool I think

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