News: Stall No. 3

D&RGW Business Car No. B-8

Written on February 18, 2013

CMO Report January 9, 2013 Work on the B-8 end platforms continue. We are very close to adding color to the exterior of the car.

D&RGW Business Car no. B-8 Trucks

Written on January 6, 2013

CMO Report December 5, 2012 The passenger truck project for the B-8 is complete.  We need to pick up the 28” paper wheel sets we have in Durango to have operational wheels sets. Axel journals on freight car axel are too short for swing bolster trucks, we assembled the trucks with the freight axels we Continue Reading »

D&RGW Business Car no. B-8 Trucks

Written on December 5, 2012

 CMO Report October 11, 2012 The passenger truck project has nearly produced a complete truck for the completion of trucks for the B-8. With the white oak we have available we will continue to produce more trucks, only now we will work on a number of them at a time.

D&RGW Business Car No. B-8 Trucks

Written on July 16, 2012

CMO Report July 12, 2012 Other than drilling some holes, the passenger car truck project that will first benefit the B-8 is now beyond wood work for the first full truck. We are now fitting iron casting to the frame work.

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