#500 Bettendorf 50-ton Trucks with 33" Smooth Back Wheels - HO Scale
Metal Fully Sprung Equalized Trucks
Mounts with a #2 or 2-56 screw.
Mounting Screws not Included.
Introduced in the 1930’s - Used in interchange service through 1993.
The Bettendorf Double Truss Truck was introduced in the 1930's by U.S. railroads and was allowed to be used in interchange service through 1993. The Kadee® #500, #502 & #550 represent 50- ton trucks for 100,000-pound cars.
Metal Fully Sprung Trucks Features:
Code 110 (.110) #520 33" Smooth Back Wheels
Incredible Detail True to Prototype
Non-Magnetic Metal Wheels
Highly Flexible Sprung Trucks
Metal Sideframes & Fully Sprung Bolster
Smooth tracking Free Rolling Contoured Insulated Axles
RP-25 Free Rolling Wheels
#637 HO Scale Truck Springs
Patent number 5,768,999
(2) Each #500 Bettendorf 50-ton Trucks (assembled)