Re: heavy duty trucks on B&LE hoppers


Eric Hansmann
 

Were those trucks also equipped with the larger 36-inch diameter wheels?

 

 

Eric Hansmann

Murfreesboro, TN

 

 

From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io <main@RealSTMFC.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bruce Smith
Sent: Friday, February 19, 2021 9:51 AM
To: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] heavy duty trucks on B&LE hoppers

 

For those (like myself) who are picky about such things, the side frames on the Helium car trucks are definitely different from those on the CC/BLE hoppers, but the hopper trucks are the best thing we’ve got right now.

 

Regards,

Bruce Smith

Auburn, AL



On Feb 19, 2021, at 9:29 AM, Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb@...> wrote:

 

RE: Helium Car Trucks -

This is Jay Miller's helium car clinic handout:

Photos of the trucks appear about two-thirds of the way down the article.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

 

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