Wm. K. Walthers, Inc. Corporate Office and Store Address. 5601 West Florist Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53218. Walthers Store Hours **Showroom Schedule** Showroom is open BY APPOINTMENT ONLY Appointment Hours: Thursday and Friday, 10am 3pm Please call 1-800-4-TRAINS to schedule MASKS ARE REQUIRED please bring one as we do not supply them.
2018-4-8 Walthers Rotary Coal Dumper. Walthers Rotary Dumper Modification. The modification of a Walthers Rotary Dumper to handle two bay to quad hopper cars. NOTE:Click on picture to enlarge. Click back button on your browser to return to this
Wm. K. Walthers, Inc. Corporate Office and Store Address. 5601 West Florist Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53218. Our showroom is open BY APPOINTMENT only! Appointment
Wm. K. Walthers, Inc. Corporate Office and Store Address. 5601 West Florist Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53218. Walthers Store Hours **Showroom Schedule** Exciting News! Our showroom is now open for
2013-10-8 The modification of a Walthers Rotary Dumper to handle two bay to quad hopper cars. Here's the rotary dumper finished per instruction and the kit box. When I installed the dumper into the pit I got a surprise. The bottom part of the grippers that
2009-1-21 A long time ago in a Galaxy far far away, I remember seeing an article on powering the Walthers Rotary Coal Dump. But I can't find it now. I've been in the MR Mag indext, to no avail. Does anyone know of an article taking about doing this and offer any pointers-Morgan. Reply; markpierce.
2014-9-27 The Walthers rotary dumper can be converted into an operating one but using the kit gearing will bring you heartache. It will last maybe 100 cars or so before the styrene gearing gives out. The car hold down method used by Walthers is unfortuneatly in the path of the dumped coal which causes problems after awhile.
2012-8-10 One thing I didn't know about this rotary dumper is that it's strictly designed to handle wood chip gondolas, like the picture on the box or the Bethgon Coal Porters. freightcaramerica/Aluminum-BethGon-Aeroflo.htm Putting the kit together I later discovered the above info after I had assembled it. So I modified it to fit my purpose.
2012-3-26 Main reason the D&RG installed the Rotary Dumper at Salida is to speed up transfer of Commodities carried by narrow Gauge cars from mines on the Narrow Gauge circle to the Standard Gauge cars on the D&RGW going to Denver Colorado. 85% of the Bulk Commodities transferred was Coal and Ores from the many silver and other heavy metals.
2018-3-27 The Walthers Rotary Dumper can be assembled two ways, one for woodchip cars in their pulp and paper series of buildings and the second for the coal industry. There are marks on various dumper kit parts to trim them down to make it fit coal gondolas. I assembled it mostly as the directions instructed but varied on the clamp assemblies.