Re: Trucks


Andy Carlson
 

The TMW #009, Barber lateral motion was purchased in large amounts for both PFE and SP upgrades.
-Andy Carlson
Ojai CA



From: Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...>
To: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io
Sent: Tuesday, July 24, 2018 9:25 PM
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Trucks


They had the T-section trucks even as late as 1946.

When the cars were rebuilt as hog fuel (wood shavings) cars they appear
to have received AAR U-section trucks with spring planks.



>At 04:53 PM 7/24/2018, Jared Harper wrote:
>>What trucks go under the F&C SP A-50-5 and SP A-50-6 auto cars.  I looked in Hendrickson's SS box cars and auto cars but could not see the trucks clearly.
>
>What era?
>Southern Pacific Freight Cars Vol 3, Page 62 shows original circa-1923 Bettendorf T-section trucks...
>but these got replaced later in life.
>
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>Richard Brennan - San Leandro CA
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