TR-5088 70t Barber S-2-C RB trucks w/wheelsets CONTOURED SEMI-SCALE tread (pair)
This pair of trucks replicates the 70-ton Barber design produced with roller bearing wheelsets. Specifically the pattern design is from the Granite City, IL ASF plant. This offering comes with SEMI-SCALE 0.088" width tread wheelsets with back contour, separate brake beams, washes and screws.
The 70t Barber S-2-C with roller bearing wheelsets were the mainstay of most 70t cars throughout the sixties, seventies and eighties and beyond. With nearly every railroad purchasing them, especially on boxcars and gondolas.