Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line
Author: J Mann
Date: 11-05-2018 - 09:20

I rode the "Daylight Doubleheader" back in 1992 and they were able to turn the whole train and the 2472 with no problems on the Watsonville wye. But the 4449 had a heck of a time turning. They crawled around the wye and the center drivers kept climbing the rail then thumping back down. Realistically the wye is just a few degrees too tight for the 4449.



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  SP 4449 and the SP coast line Matt Morris 11-05-2018 - 05:14
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Hot Steamer 11-05-2018 - 06:37
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Cprr 11-05-2018 - 07:30
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Tony Johnson 11-05-2018 - 08:25
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Hot Water 11-05-2018 - 08:31
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Railbaron 11-05-2018 - 08:52
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line mdo 11-05-2018 - 09:23
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line jst3751 11-05-2018 - 08:54
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Cold Water 11-05-2018 - 09:20
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line OPRRMS 11-05-2018 - 09:32
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Hot Steamer 11-05-2018 - 12:14
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line J Mann 11-05-2018 - 09:20
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Stanford 11-05-2018 - 12:29
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Sal Cupertine 11-05-2018 - 13:58
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line HUTCH 7.62 11-05-2018 - 14:01
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Matt Morris 11-05-2018 - 15:57
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Hot Water 11-05-2018 - 16:20
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line George Andrews 11-05-2018 - 17:25
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Hot Water 11-05-2018 - 17:44
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Arlen Sheldrake 11-05-2018 - 19:32
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line theconductor 11-05-2018 - 20:36
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line FEF-3 11-06-2018 - 08:38
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Hot Steamer 11-06-2018 - 06:52
  Re: SP 4449 and the SP coast line Bubba 11-06-2018 - 08:44


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