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by ballastmonkey
Fri Sep 16, 2011 11:04 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Smokebox coating
Replies: 9
Views: 1676

Re: Smokebox coating

Use BOILED linseed oil as unboiled never really dries and will smoke a long time, boiled will burn off in short order, plus it helps lower your cholesterol! The flax plant is the best! Concoction I used for the last 20 plus years: Boiled linseed oil, flake graphite, valve oil, engine oil or marvel m...
by ballastmonkey
Mon Aug 29, 2011 12:54 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Mercer butterfly kit LOWER PRICE
Replies: 3
Views: 1756

Re: Mercer butterfly kit LOWER PRICE

Sorry for any confusion, It has been sold. Thank you.
by ballastmonkey
Mon Aug 22, 2011 9:31 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: BOOKS FOR SALE
Replies: 0
Views: 1107

BOOKS FOR SALE

1. "The Heisler Locomotive" B.F. Kline, Shelf worn, some soiling and small tears of dust jacket, $100.00 2. "Locomotive Cyclopedia 1941 ed." Simmons Boardman, 1971 Kalmbach reprint, 1300+ pages, excellent condition. $150.00 3."Modern Locomotive Construction 1892" ,J.G.A. Meyer, Lindsay reprint 1994,...
by ballastmonkey
Thu Aug 04, 2011 8:06 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Mercer butterfly kit LOWER PRICE
Replies: 3
Views: 1756

Mercer butterfly kit LOWER PRICE

New in box: includes door castings, ring casting, cylinder casting, gear, clippard air cylinder, print, instruction sheet. I do not have bellcrank casting as it was never included when I bought this 20 years ago. $100.00 plus shipping. I will try and email a picture if interested ,as I couldnt get t...