BSC Fabricators, Inc
Bloomington, Indiana 47402
(No this is not painted silver. It is a new bare RTR truck ready to ship)
Our side frames and bolsters are made of high quality Gray Iron and cast at one of the largest high production ISO 9001 foundries in the mid-west. They cast our products along with those for Catepillar, John Deere, General Motors and Ford. Quality as well as speed is what we wanted and that is what they deliver. We pay a premium for that service and therefore our trucks cost more than other suppliers but we are happy to make that investment to provide you with high quality trucks delivered to you immediately. You order them, we ship them, simple as that. There is no waiting for the foundry to produce our parts.
We turned to a maker of small scale model railroad accessories for the developement of a realistic rotating bearing cap that not only rotates and looks like the prototype, but is also engineered so that it does not rub the side frame when the truck is articulating over severely uneven track. The caps are made to be sacrificial by design and will not damage the end of the axle or side frame if in anyway should a situation occur where the bearing cap is struck by another object. The mold for this bearing cap cost us as much as the mold for the side frame, but was well worth it.
Our steel wheels and axles are CNC machined along with our castings by a contracted high quality high production machine and engineerng firm that also serves the Automotive, Electronic, Medical and Aerospace Industries. The firm is familiar with our hobby and therefore they know what is important to us. Everything is machined and fabricated according to IBLS Standards. Our 1" axles and wheels are machined from shaft steel material not cold rolled steel. These trucks are for
Our spring pack consists of 7 springs in each side frame. We designed a laser cut spring retainer plate that holds all seven spring in place at all times. The center spring in the pack is considered to
BSC MODERN ROLLER BEARING TRUCK
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1.5" - 1/8th scale Modern Roller Bearing Freight Trucks
100 pair in Stock ready to ship today
Design Patent Pending
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Modeled after no particular prototype present day truck this truck looks great on any freight car style.
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