Need eight X 5", machined wheel blanks

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PRR5406
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Need eight X 5", machined wheel blanks

Post by PRR5406 » Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:41 pm

Hello, we're constructing a locomotive and require eight, 5" diameter, wheels. Interested in purchasing already machined or blanks which can be turned down to 5" size. 3/4" bore is desired. Steel or iron, but steel preferred.
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Re: Need eight X 5", machined wheel blanks

Post by rrnut-2 » Wed Mar 18, 2020 9:38 am

Call Mike at RRSC. The diesel wheels are 5" in diameter, 3/4 bore. The last ones that I got from him were CNC machined steel. No key way and no set screw holes.

The setscrews and key way, I added for my purposes.

Jim B
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