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Re: Brass Steam Locomotives that Pull Freight Cars.
On May 26, 2022, at 12:30, steve_wintner via groups.io <steve_wintner@...> wrote:
I was unaware of that Charlie. There are any number of Brits discussing how to size continuous springs, usually under the term CSB (continuous springy beam)Whenever this subject rears its head above the noise level I remember reading and photocopying one or more articles in Model Railroader [pre-1979] discussing fully equalizing a locomotive (in HO scale) rather than individually springing the driving axles, this in concert with balancing the locomotive fore-and-aft. This was reasonably near the time Bob Darwin produced his Art of Superdetailing series.
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