Hudson Light Rail Catalog

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Glenn Brooks
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Hudson Light Rail Catalog

Post by Glenn Brooks » Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:58 am

Here is a fascinating resource.

https://issuu.com/tombell17/docs/hudson ... terials-gs

Note the 10# rail listing, and minimum curvature formulas based on wheelbase. (25x wheelbase for locomotives)

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Motive power : 1902 A.S.Campbell 4-4-0 American - 12 5/8" gauge, 1955 Ottaway 4-4-0 American 12" gauge

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Re: Hudson Light Rail Catalog

Post by BigDumbDinosaur » Mon Mar 29, 2021 12:00 pm

Glenn Brooks wrote:
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:58 am
Here is a fascinating resource.

https://issuu.com/tombell17/docs/hudson ... materials-

Note the 10# rail listing, and minimum curvature formulas based on wheelbase. (25x wheelbase for locomotives)

Glenn
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Re: Hudson Light Rail Catalog

Post by Glenn Brooks » Mon Mar 29, 2021 12:14 pm

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Motive power : 1902 A.S.Campbell 4-4-0 American - 12 5/8" gauge, 1955 Ottaway 4-4-0 American 12" gauge

Ahaha, Retirement: the good life - drifting endlessly on a Sea of projects....

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Short Line Tom
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Re: Hudson Light Rail Catalog

Post by Short Line Tom » Tue Mar 30, 2021 1:43 am

Or this one, with an option for a free download. :wink:
https://www.zelmeroz.com/album_rail/uk/ ... als-gs.pdf

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