O scale curve diameter

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Building track for Lionel Super Chief 2343 1953 model - passenger cars are long - what diameter curve do I need to keep all 4 from derailing ??



Gomez Addams
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O42 should work with no problem. They were meant to go around some pretty tight curves, though they make look strange from above while doing it.


Days Gone Bye!
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I once ran them on 031 with no problem ... Like bnsf971 said:
they don;t look great, but they will run all day!
Are these the extruded aluminium, or the "red" heavyweight version?
I had both.

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