Metal wheelsets

joetrain59 Aug 27, 2013

  1. Virginian Railway

    Virginian Railway TrainBoard Member

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    Time for a newb question! How hard is it the replace the factory wheelsets with metal one?
     
  2. jpwisc

    jpwisc TrainBoard Member

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    Super easy, a little pressure to one side and the old ones pop out, installation in the reverse move.

    On a side note, I tweeted ER about their wheels, they told be they were about to be released 4 months ago. They are promising a more prototypical profile front and back, I'd love to see it happen (soon).
     
  3. TetsuUma

    TetsuUma TrainBoard Member

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    If they look anything like the HO wheels ER has shown at trainshows, they will be impressive. However, paraphrase Donald Sutherland in The Dirty Dozen, "Very pretty, but do they run?" The proof will be in the running.

    Andy
    Tetsu Uma
     
  4. webskipper

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