Re: Truck Journal Conversions

Charlie Vlk


I think this is the first time anyone in any scale has made these common trucks….sure wish somebody would do them in N Scale as well…hint, hint, wink, wink!!!
Charlie Vlk


From: <> On Behalf Of Tim O'Connor
Sent: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 6:37 AM
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Truck Journal Conversions


largest image I could find -

On 2/12/2019 9:04 PM, Rich C via Groups.Io wrote:

Steve, Rapido makes them


Rich Christie



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On Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 7:35:16 PM CST, StephenK <thekays100@...> wrote:



It seems to me that many moons ago MDC made an AAR-style truck with the journal box doors removed to represent a conversion to roller bearings.   I needed a pair for a project I did (a Conrail GSC depressed center flat car).  If I remember correctly, I found a pair on True-Line trains website and got them thru them.   They aren't there now though....

Steve Kay



Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts

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