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Old 07-21-2020, 10:34 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Yep, the Evans were popular, and I don't think they were produced in great numbers. I agree.


Also I like the RS-3, very distinctive, and since I run sound, love to have the Alco "rattle itself to bits" sound.


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Old 07-22-2020, 11:46 AM   #12 (permalink)
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operating AAR knuckle couplers
I wonder what type Bachmann is going to supply?
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That's a good question Pete, I will "wager" aristo, but what did they put on the eggliner that they are selling? That may be a clue.


If the eggliner has Aristo style couplers, then they have already used the Aristo molds to make Aristo couplers recently.


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That's a good question Pete, I will "wager" aristo, but what did they put on the eggliner that they are selling? That may be a clue.

If the eggliner has Aristo style couplers, then they have already used the Aristo molds to make Aristo couplers recently.

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Well, that was easy. Sure look like Aristo couplers to me.

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Since Bachmann couplers are often at a different height, and selling the Dash 9 means people will be coupling 1:29 cars, would think the aristo coupler and aristo coupler height would be the logical path.


Let's see...


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Old 07-25-2020, 10:34 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Bachmann introduced 1/29 scale couplers last year specifically for the eggliners and Aristo locos
https://shop.bachmanntrains.com/inde...oducts_id=7175
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