Re: B&O P31 Flats


rwitt_2000
 

--- In STMFC@..., "Brian Carlson" <brian@...> wrote:

I picked up one of the new models. I understand the deck issues. What
trucks
were these cars fitted with when built. The B&O Modeler has one
prototype
photo of a P-25a and it has 70 ton spring plank trucks. I'm wondering
if
the IM Trucks should be replaced.

Brian J. Carlson, P.E.
Cheektowaga NY
Yes, it is clear from the photos on the Elwood site that the trucks were
70-ton spring plank trucks.

FB 9432 <http://gelwood.railfan.net/bo/bo9432akg.jpg> - Newark NJ -
08/07/83 - {Karl Geffchen Photo} - B end

What other 70-ton truck would you use?

Bob Witt

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