Need Identity of TRUCK?

jtomstarr Aug 9, 2019

  1. jtomstarr

    jtomstarr TrainBoard Member

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    Would any of you here be able to Identify this TYPE of TRUCK? One may have to click , drag and rotate the photo.

    Tom

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  2. HemiAdda2d

    HemiAdda2d Staff Member

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    I'm not sure, but it looks like a Bachmann or something. Those flanges could cut a Chicago-style deep-dish pizza. I have some old Bachmann full-dome cars in the scrapbox to check. I also have Rivarrossi heavyweights that are also potential matches. PM me to remind me and I'll check this weekend.
     
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  3. Point353

    Point353 TrainBoard Member

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  4. BarstowRick

    BarstowRick TrainBoard Supporter

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    I concur with Point 353.
     
  5. Charlie Vlk

    Charlie Vlk TrainBoard Member

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    This truck AFAIK was only used under the Roco modern crane. It was imported by AHM, Model Power, Con-Cor, E-R, and others.
    Spookshow's truck listing is amazing!!!
    Charlie Vlk
     
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  6. bill pearce

    bill pearce TrainBoard Member

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    Please do me and Richard Hendricksen's ghost a favor. They are Solid Bearings, not friction. That's an oxymoron.
     
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  7. Point353

    Point353 TrainBoard Member

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  8. acptulsa

    acptulsa TrainBoard Member

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    Friction bearings being an oxymoron, they were called journal bearings when they were de rigeur. The name comes from the fact that the oil was kept from dripping out by packing them with rags, or old newspapers.
     
  9. wingnut1974

    wingnut1974 TrainBoard Member

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    I always packed them with cotton waste then filled journal box with oil
     
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