Re: what to do with all those leftover freight car trucks?

Daniel A. Mitchell

The bronze bearings have to be seated in the journal boxes … it is unlikely that the raw castings would be suitable without some clean-up. Possibly the spring pads and bolster slots would also need some work. Was such done at the foundry, or at the RR shop?

Dan Mitchell

On Aug 22, 2019, at 11:08 AM, Richard Wilkens <railsnw123@...> wrote:

The only area I think that would be "machined" would be the holes for the journal box covers, but this would be more drilling.

Rich Wilkens

Join to automatically receive all group messages.