Re: is "hogging" a correct word for adjusting truss rod equipped cars
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I believe that "hogging" would be exactly the correct usage. I have worked on paddlewheel steamboats that had what were called "hog chains" for exactly that same purpose, to take out the sag.
If an empty car is given a slight rise in the middle (a hog back), then when loaded it will flatten out. Loose truss rods allow the car to sag, the opposite
On Mon, Oct 21, 2019 at 8:55 PM Robert kirkham <rdkirkham@...> wrote: