A joint effort between South Australian Railways modeller, Nigel Gardener,
and Victorian Railways modeller, Damian Chrystie, has resulted in prototypically
correct 10 spoke Proto87 broad gauge wheel sets.
The wheel centres were supplied by Steam Era Models (SEM), while the tires were
produced by Hargo Engineering, of Melbourne (manufactures of SEM's RP25-110 and
Fitted to a SEM bar frame boggie, it can be seen that they certainly look
the part. And, according to Nigel, run like a dream.
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