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- Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:09 pm
- Forum: Chassis and Suspensions
- Topic: Suspension for bogie coaches
- Replies: 28
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I have a number of coaches using this system. I don't solder the torsion bar anywhere other than the ends. I haven't had a problem soldering the pivots square and the ones I have used aren't stoppping the bogie rotating freely. Most have Gresley whitemetal sideframes which helps nut I have some on s...
I was one of the first to declare my intent to enter the Lockdown Challenge (note the better names guys......) with the intent to build a Caledonian Grampian 12 wheeler coach. The eagle eyed of you will have noted that there hasn't been any posts on it. I did start it; well actually take a long har...
- Mon Jun 08, 2020 10:57 am
- Forum: Wagons
- Topic: Exactoscale wagon chassis kits
- Replies: 13
- Views: 1555
My thanks to all who replied - some interesting responses. Having now completed more chassis kits I have found that part of the problem was that the W irons tend to splay outwards. Unlike the Bill Bedford and other variations it is not possible to put a fillet of solder at the fold-up join to stren...