Re: DL&W 40' 1937 AAR boxcars 51400-51749


Patrick Wider <pwider@...>
 

I disagree. I think Life-Like's "50-ton Spring Plankless Trucks" are a better match for the
trucks on DL&W 51500.

Pat Wider

--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, Richard Hendrickson <rhendrickson@...> wrote:

On Mar 11, 2006, at 6:24 PM, Ed Hawkins wrote:

The truck side frames were Symington-Gould and the trucks were spring
plankless. My preference for these is the Tichy so-called "Bettendorf"
truck. I think this truck captures the right appearance as well as
any.
Richard or others might want to give their insight.
I agree.

Richard Hendrickson


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