He would, so Foley said, put out a hot box just by blinking at it.
On the way through Georgia, the train was delayed by a hot box.
We got off the car—some of us—to see what had happened, and to see if there was a hot box on the wheels.
I suppose you would poultice a hot box with pounded ice, and so would they.
If the axle of a wheel is not greased, it swells until it sticks ...