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
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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

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