Re: New Used For Old Freight Car Truck

brianehni <behni@...>

No springs; I'll bet it rides rough as a cob! LOL!

Brian Ehni

--- In STMFC@..., "Bob C" <thecitrusbelt@...> wrote:

Here is a link to an image of an old freight car truck that has escaped the scrap pile to have a new life:

This was taken in San Pedro, CA, in 2007. The truck has become a rolling bridge which allows cars on the second track to be loaded or unloaded from the dock. Notice the ribbed-back wheels.

This image is from the website of DPD Productions. There are many other railroad images on this site, mostly of modern equipment.

Bob Chaparro
Hemet, CA

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