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by sabin
Fri Jul 06, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 'soft' silver solder...
Replies: 7
Views: 711

Re: 'soft' silver solder...

by sabin
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Cab interior
Replies: 16
Views: 2126

Re: Cab interior

I had an art teacher in college who referred to it as public schools green. I hesitate to paint anything green to this day and I'm 73.
by sabin
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:00 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Early Passenger Trucks info wanted
Replies: 13
Views: 2869

Re: Early Passenger Trucks info wanted

WOW Jeff what a great set of drawings. And all for free. Fantastic job. Thanks so much.
Jim Sabin
by sabin
Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: BLING BLING SALE ****ALL SOLD****
Replies: 5
Views: 1424

Re: BLING BLING SALE ****ALL SOLD****

Bob, check your PM.
Jim
by sabin
Sat May 13, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Butterfly Snow Plow Plans.
Replies: 10
Views: 1895

Re: Butterfly Snow Plow Plans.

Try asking on the "Discussion Forum" on this sight. http://coloradosouthern.blogspot.com/
by sabin
Fri Mar 31, 2017 8:19 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3" Scale Narrow Gauge Combine
Replies: 59
Views: 13179

Re: 3" Scale Narrow Gauge Combine

Lookin' good Mike. Super craftsmanship as usual. One question: Is that actual 1/4 round holding the glass in the doors? Construction method please.

Jim
by sabin
Thu Sep 08, 2016 7:56 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Wendy Boiler coal firing questions...
Replies: 5
Views: 826

Re: Wendy Boiler coal firing questions...

What Mike said.

Jim
by sabin
Thu Sep 01, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Wendy suspension vs. 'normal' springing.
Replies: 24
Views: 3323

Re: Wendy suspension vs. 'normal' springing.

In reference to the neoprene "suspension" . I could not get hackworth valve gear timed, ch CUF ca CUF until I discovered that the neoprene was greatly compressed allowing a lot of journal box travel. The MEG was built in 1991 and I don't know how many owners it had before me or how many miles it had...
by sabin
Mon Aug 01, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Drawings for MEG Steam "Wendy"....
Replies: 16
Views: 2038

Re: Drawings for MEG Steam "Wendy"....

I have a complete set of 24 drawings at 24 inches X 36 inches each. Not sure what it would cost to have them reproduced. Send me a PM if your interested and I can get a quote.

Jim
by sabin
Fri Jul 15, 2016 8:30 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: D&RG Long Caboose in 3" scale
Replies: 17
Views: 6160

Re: D&RG Long Caboose in 3" scale

Nice project Mike. I look forward to your progress reports.
Nice to find a new [to me] source for hardwood. I miss Southern Lumber in San Jose.

Jim
by sabin
Thu Jul 14, 2016 7:51 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 2016 Small Scale meet @ St Croix RR July 7-10
Replies: 27
Views: 4442

Re: 2016 Small Scale meet @ St Croix RR July 7-10

Any photos from the meet?