H P kit wheels

H P kit wheels

Postby jmass » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:51 pm

is it me or do the wheels from hp kits never seem to align with tillig track? it seems any hp freight car kits ive bought the wheels never seem to line right with tillig track. has the standard width of track narrowed over the years?
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Re: H P kit wheels

Postby areibel » Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:40 pm

A lot of that are the HP wheelsets, the plastic bushing on the insulated side will let itslide on the axle. That's been a problem since they were made, you just have to check them with a gauge before you build the kit, or pop the axles out and check them, add a little dab of ACC to the backside and put it back together.
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