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by BAdams
Fri Jan 24, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Welding
Topic: Controlling Silver Braze Flow
Replies: 7
Views: 184

Re: Controlling Silver Braze Flow

"Masking Mud" is used in some jewelry applications to limit solder flow.
https://www.rondacoryelldesigns.com/onl ... -p76161121
by BAdams
Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Never seize in lieu of pipe dope
Replies: 32
Views: 2046

Re: Never seize in lieu of pipe dope

I thought the same thing as Greg but Keytite.com is actually a distributors website (Quality Valve Inc.), here is another distributor: https://www.rsci.com/graphite-paste


Brook
by BAdams
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Constructing The Josslin NYC Hudson Lead Truck
Replies: 79
Views: 31763

Re: Constructing The Josslin NYC Hudson Lead Truck

Model Engineer magazine, October 1976 issue.
by BAdams
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Free 2D CAD Software?
Replies: 23
Views: 1783

Re: Free 2D CAD Software?

You can check out LibreCAD: https://librecad.org/
by BAdams
Fri Dec 20, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Petticoat Junction
Replies: 13
Views: 1601

Re: Petticoat Junction

Ya made me chuckle Greg, thanks!

Brook
by BAdams
Sat Nov 23, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Larry Fisher
Replies: 8
Views: 2040

Re: Larry Fisher

We received word Friday, November 22, 2019, that Larry Fisher passed away Friday afternoon while still in the hospital undergoing treatment for cancer.
Please keep Leone and the Fisher Family in your thoughts & prayers.

Services are pending.
by BAdams
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: side rod lubricators?
Replies: 15
Views: 4169

Re: side rod lubricators?

McMaster-Carr part number 1229K12 are 10-32
https://www.mcmaster.com/1229k12

MSC Part #03242229
https://www.mscdirect.com/product/details/03242229
by BAdams
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Favorite Metal Working Websites
Topic: More simple engines
Replies: 2
Views: 11751

Re: More simple engines

It looks the the owner of that site passed in 2011.
Web Archive has a copy of his page from 12 years ago:
https://web.archive.org/web/20070302055 ... steam.html

Brook
by BAdams
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Kids Hand Crank Rail Pup
Replies: 2
Views: 1906

Re: Kids Hand Crank Rail Pup

Bill - Here's the contact page for Scale Diversions from the "Wayback Machine": https://web.archive.org/web/20180902231 ... actus.html

Brook
by BAdams
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 269
Views: 75211

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

I would suggest Try Cocks on the backhead of a boiler full of Scotch - just to check the levels of course :wink:
by BAdams
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Alen Mogul Headlamp ID & Replacement
Replies: 9
Views: 2534

Re: Alen Mogul Headlamp ID & Replacement

All Electronics would be another source for the 382's:
https://www.allelectronics.com/item/lp- ... amp/1.html


Brook