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BR Plate-Back, Roller Bearing,
Freight Wagon Bogies

  PROTOTYPE. Later British Railways design of Plate-Back bogie developed towards the end of the 1950's. They had two holes in the frame and were fitted with roller bearings to enable faster running. Used extensively on Bogie Bolsters, Boplates, etc. Designed for 3’1” standard wagon wheels (eg Slater’s 3 hole disc, 7122).

  KIT. Cast whitemetal parts are provided to build two complete bogies. Mounting and swivel fittings included. Sideframes are secured with pins allowing a small amount of compensation to give excellent track holding.

Kit Reference Code
Kit Price £16.00
Print Off Order Form pdf file
- Additional Components Required to Complete -
- Wheels -
2 Packs (2 X axles) 3'1" 3 Hole Disc Wagon Wheels
(Slater's Catalogue Number 7122). Available From
Slater’s Plastikard, Old Road, Darley Dale, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2ER, Telephone 01629 734053, Fax 01629 732235.
Approximate Cost of Completing The Model
Kit - £16.00 + Slater's Wheels - £25.00 = £41.00
- Download Bogie Instructions as PDF Print Off -
  Downloading the instruction booklet will allow you to evaluate the kit and its construction and help you to determine its suitability for yourself and your project.
Download BR Plate Roller Bearing Bogie Assembly Instructions