[EXT] Re: [RealSTMFC] Tichy wheel car

Bruce Smith


If they are new wheelsets, somebody screwed up and didn't protect the axle bearing surfaces 😉

Bruce Smith
Auburn, AL

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Dave Parker wrote:

I am curious as to where these wheelsets are coming from, and going to, given how uniformly rusty they are.  

I would assume new wheels, that have sat awhile before shipping. Otherwise, if used wheels,  treads would be shiny and wheel faces SERIOUSLY dirty.

Tony Thompson