Sprung/Compensated bogies

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Re: Sprung/Compensated bogies

Postby craig_whilding » Fri Jul 27, 2012 3:57 pm

clecklewyke wrote:I'm intrigued that Bill Bedford has gone from designing complex sprung bogies with lots of fiddly parts to 3D printing of whole underframes, printed in one piece - absolutely no bits to add - with one piece bogies shells - see http://www.mousa.biz/fourmm/coach/coach_parts/lms4.html They can hardly be called kits, they look so simple to build.

Has anybody tried these yet?


The resolution of the nylon isn't amazing and you can't have riveted underframes. Not sure how long they will last either but its certainly a neat idea.

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