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by Steamchris
Tue May 14, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Long Henry-Tribute on a Train
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: Long Henry-Tribute on a Train

Hey Harold,

all the hopper cars are from 5 or 6 live steamers from germany and swiss. The biggest part with 25 ore cars are from a swiss guy .

All the best
Chris
by Steamchris
Tue May 14, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Long Henry-Tribute on a Train
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: Long Henry-Tribute on a Train

Hey Fred,

in the USA everything is bigger i know i know :D

for german railroad , it was the haviest train with 4000 tons.

All the best
Chris
by Steamchris
Tue May 14, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Long Henry-Tribute on a Train
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Long Henry-Tribute on a Train

Hello everyone On the last Weekend we held our meet to the "long Heinrich ." This meeting was a tribute to the most famous ore Train in germany, 50 ore wagons pulled by two locomotives of class 44, an oil fired and a coal-fired three cylinder locomotive. We had a very good time on the track of the S...
by Steamchris
Sun May 05, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Railroad Adventures USA 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 314

Railroad Adventures USA 2018

Hi Guys,

some footage of our last Trip to the USA 2018.
It was such a special time for us.

Have fun...


https://youtu.be/JALc_tCciwg



All the best

Chris
by Steamchris
Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 139
Views: 52767

Re: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge

Hello,

thank you RN.

some pictures of the Axelboxes and equalizer....

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All the best
by Steamchris
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 139
Views: 52767

Re: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge

Hi Guys, a small Update on my J trailing truck. The axleboxes are still under construction as you see. Axelboxes made of bronze, also the timken covers they are casted. The axles will be mounted with 2 bearings on each side. IMG-20190312-WA0031.jpg IMG-20190312-WA0032.jpg IMG-20190312-WA0033.jpg The...
by Steamchris
Fri Feb 22, 2019 12:42 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: My N&W class A 1239 (gauge 5", 1 in 10 scale)
Replies: 169
Views: 54444

Re: My N&W class A 1239 (gauge 5", 1 in 10 scale)

Hey Steamers, yes the exhibition at Dresden was Fun. We also had the J runing with Air and our Y6b and our narrow gauge Loco on display, on the tracks we moved our freelance 0-4-0. Here a video https://youtu.be/zD9BXPKsXhs [/youtube]zD9BXPKsXhs[/youtube] [youtube]/zD9BXPKsXhs[/youtube] all the best ...
by Steamchris
Wed Feb 06, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 87
Views: 11921

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

Hey Jack,

no worry about it, every model engineer makes mistakes from time to time...we're no machines. That makes us human beeing. To help and to find out of this situation is the art...and you did it. By the way , like always very beautyful work.

All the best,
Chris
by Steamchris
Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 139
Views: 52767

Re: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge

Hey Jack,

thank you for the warm recognition.
Still a lot work to do on the truck, suspension, axle compensation and so on.
We carry on.

All the very best
Chris
by Steamchris
Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 139
Views: 52767

Re: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge

Hello Guys,

today we finished the work on the trailing truck frame.
Sandblasting was the last step.
Still a lot of work to do for sure, but another big part is ready.

IMG-20190129-WA0017.jpg
IMG-20190129-WA0015.jpg

first time under the engine
IMG-20190129-WA0016.jpg
All the best
Chris
by Steamchris
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:02 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: My N&W class A 1239 (gauge 5", 1 in 10 scale)
Replies: 169
Views: 54444

Re: My N&W class A 1239 (gauge 5", 1 in 10 scale)

Hey you both,

WD, you hit directly in my little Steam Heart with your words. Our small and funny crew is so important to me...hopefully we could steaming together for the next 10 years, healthy and strong.

All the very best

Chris
by Steamchris
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 139
Views: 52767

Re: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge

Hey Andy,

we also looking forward to see you in person:)
Yes sure, we will cover the taper locks.

All the best
Chris