Re : [Z_Scale] Re: Engine Pulling Power?
>Hi Dom & Dave,Hi Jim, my opinion won't be of great advise as passenger trains are not my priority. I'll run this railfan trip passenger train as I've been owning this passenger Marklin set for a long time and as I purchased this GS4 on a collector basis, but I'm definitly involved towards current era freight hauling, as my current layout under construction is depicting a branchline in the western desert, and as my future layout will based on a Mexican remote line that actually runs in Yucatan.
>You have brought up an excellent point we need to consider during the >development of our PULLMAN Heavyweight kits. Engine pulling power for >full trains.
>Brass, pewter, cast resin, RP, or a mixture of all the materials?
>Our current plans are to produce 3-axle frames from pewter with Teflon >inserts at the Fox Valley Wheel ends (lowers center of gravity), then >produce car ends, clerestory roofs, round top roofs, car sides, and >floors with interiors from cast urethane.
>Now is the time to voice your opinions.