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Car trucks (Railroads) (Qpgyrt)

Definition
The assembly of parts consisting of wheels and axles with necessary springs and structural members that support the main body of a railcar at each end. In British usage, bogies. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Bogies
Railroad car trucks
Trucks (Railroad car structures)
Broader Term
Railcar structural components (Qpgyr)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Wheelsets (Railroads) (Qpgyrw)