which is better aluminum or wooden a-frame gates

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do you prefer wooden or aluminum wishbone/ a-frame gates?

wooden ones
5
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aluminum ones
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which is better aluminum or wooden a-frame gates

Post by dan the ca railfan » Wed Sep 05, 2018 1:50 am

aluminum or wooden ones?
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Re: which is better aluminum or wooden a-frame gates

Post by freebrickproductions » Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:34 am

You forgot fiberglass and mixed (aluminum and fiberglass, which CSX and NS currently use) as options.
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Re: which is better aluminum or wooden a-frame gates

Post by ZachL » Wed Sep 05, 2018 4:14 pm

the kind that goes up and down
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Re: which is better aluminum or wooden a-frame gates

Post by freebrickproductions » Wed Sep 05, 2018 6:40 pm

ZachL wrote:the kind that goes up and down
:ROFL: :Clap:
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Re: which is better aluminum or wooden a-frame gates

Post by dan the ca railfan » Thu Sep 06, 2018 12:45 pm

freebrickproductions wrote:
ZachL wrote:the kind that goes up and down
:ROFL: :Clap:
i agree :LOL2:
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