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by RCW
Tue May 28, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which grease to replace old specification?
Replies: 10
Views: 2289

Which grease to replace old specification?

The label on the back of my Gorton mill reads " Use Keystone 122 Grease ," on a label just below a grease zerk. My local auto parts store did not have an equivalents chart. An online forum ( NOT this one) had conflicting advice. One poster asserted that "any modern grease is a better lubricant than ...
by RCW
Sat May 25, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Looking for this horn!
Replies: 6
Views: 2467

Re: Looking for this horn!

Nice sound!
by RCW
Sat Jul 28, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Monarch lathe
Replies: 39
Views: 8739

Re: Monarch lathe

After reading the previous post about the 13ee, I looked it up on the 'net. It was lust at first sight! How many were ever manufactured?

And, Harold, what do you charge (beside travel costs) to teach ignorant but aspiring members of this forum? :D
by RCW
Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Spark arrester design
Replies: 21
Views: 4704

Re: Spark arrester design

Anyone tried a Congdon stack or a "bear trap"?
by RCW
Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Boiler steel source
Replies: 26
Views: 5706

Re: Boiler steel source

Thanks, Marty! :D
by RCW
Fri Jul 20, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Boiler steel source
Replies: 26
Views: 5706

Re: Boiler steel source

Can one find A516 -50 or-60 or -70 in 8" diameter pipe?
by RCW
Thu Mar 16, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Foot Rests that disappear
Replies: 5
Views: 2862

Re: Foot Rests that disappear

Thanks for posting this!
by RCW
Tue Mar 07, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Allen Models new castings - 3 3/4" scale Sandy River #24 or Maxi-7
Replies: 12
Views: 3719

Re: Allen Models new castings - 3 3/4" scale Sandy River #24 or Maxi-7

Beautiful engine. Thanks for expanding the hobby! But I have to ask: "How many tracks have a 65' min. radius?"
by RCW
Tue Mar 07, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Klopp shapers
Replies: 15
Views: 2552

Re: Klopp shapers

jscarmozza:

Please add your location to your info. There might be someone else in your region who would like to pick up a 2700 l. machine.

Thanks!
by RCW
Sun Dec 11, 2016 6:29 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Turning the Scarlet Harlot into the Green Goddess
Replies: 35
Views: 18058

Re: Turning the Scarlet Harlot into the Green Goddess

Thanks for sharing, Marty!
by RCW
Fri Nov 11, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Monarch 10EE on Monarch website
Replies: 40
Views: 6552

Re: Monarch 10EE on Monarch website

Steve:

I have a simple fix for your problem: Order two and give one to me. I'll talk them into using Art Deco on both. (I like it, too!) :wink:
by RCW
Fri Nov 11, 2016 11:17 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Monarch 10EE on Monarch website
Replies: 40
Views: 6552

Monarch 10EE on Monarch website

I was surprised to find that the 10EE is listed on the Monarch website. No price given, however. http://www.monarchlathe.com/sites/defau ... Series.pdf
Wonder what they charge? ['Fraid to think!]