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« Reply #25 on: 12/07/2007 15:29:54 »


I've added where I think the point would go as the wheel rotates. Does it help?
 

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« Reply #26 on: 12/07/2007 15:31:01 »

With proper trains that may be true; but not with British trains. A little bit of ice or leaves on the track and their wheels spin.

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« Reply #27 on: 12/07/2007 15:31:17 »
That looks like a Railtrack engineering diagram
 

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« Reply #28 on: 12/07/2007 15:44:29 »
Hmmmmmmm Well I have to try it. Does the outer wheel make conact with the ground or rail at all!
 

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« Reply #29 on: 12/07/2007 15:47:03 »
Not on it's outer edge, no. It's a retainer.
 

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« Reply #30 on: 12/07/2007 15:56:13 »
ok..shouldn't the outer part just spin faster the same direction???
 

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