7 1/4" Bogie Coaches (example)


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SPECIFICATION

Dimensions

  • Bogie wheel size 127mm (cut from 5" dia blank) EN8 steel
  • 1" diameter axles
  • Length 2100 mm (7 feet) (anything from 6 -10')
  • Width 550mm (22")
  • Minimum radius - 15 feet (4.5m)

Optional Extras

  • Braking Systems
  • Different lengths/widths
  • Disk brakes
  • Pass through electrics
  • Buffers
  • Alternative materials 
  • Drivers control
Technical
  • Welded angle iron chassis
  • HDPE board finish - no paint
  • 1" foam removable seat top
  • 14" seat width allow for bogies to go inside without lifting running boards
  • Steel edged running boards
In 2010 we were approach by a client in Belfast to build a train for their Winter Express train. They required two low maintenance coaches which needed to run around tight corners on an indoor track. The high density polythene (HDPE) coloured board was chosen for the finish as it offered a robust finish which required little looking after. While quite an investment the board removes the need of any maintenance and will not suffer from being left out in all kinds of weather.

We are happy to quote to supply custom coaches which would be taylored to your requirements rather than an off the shelf make do product.



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