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by Steamchris
Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: My N&W class A 1239 (gauge 5", 1 in 10 scale)
Replies: 148
Views: 21216

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

Hi,

WUNDERBAR!!!!

Regards
Chris
by Steamchris
Sat Feb 17, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Oil Firing 3/4" Scale
Replies: 21
Views: 989

Re: Oil Firing 3/4" Scale

Guys,

i can tell you that the burner of Asteamhead will work welll without any problems. The construction of him works on several locos on different gauges consistonly.
If u will build it all your problems are gone.

All the best and happy burning
Chris
by Steamchris
Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:36 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 88
Views: 19848

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

Hi Guys, some news on our J,we finished the slide ways and were able to put it on the Cylinder, everthing fits well. The crosshead is just a Dummy to show the dimensions of the parts...dont forget its just 5"Gauge. I cant wait to be in front of the prototyp. Just 68 Days... PicsArt_02-16-09.36.21.jp...
by Steamchris
Mon Jan 29, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Urgently Help needed concerning J 611
Replies: 10
Views: 882

Re: Urgently Help needed concerning J 611

Morning Daniel,
thats sounds good , thank you Daniel and thank all of you Guys for the help.

All the very Best
Chris
by Steamchris
Sat Jan 27, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 88
Views: 19848

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

Hello WJH,

your are searching for taper loc's or taper jacks. You can buy it here....
www.maedler.de/product/1643/spannsaetze ... perbuchsen


I live near Düsseldorf, round about 5 hours by car away from Leipzig,you are welcome.

All the best
Chris
by Steamchris
Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:07 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Live Steam Power in different Scales
Replies: 1
Views: 350

Live Steam Power in different Scales

Hi Live steamers,

some footage collected during many years of live steaming. I put all the shots together wich shown a live steam model at heavy work.

Hope you can enjoy....


https://youtu.be/Z9UOk4Z2x40


All the best
Chris
by Steamchris
Tue Jan 23, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Urgently Help needed concerning J 611
Replies: 10
Views: 882

Re: Urgently Help needed concerning J 611

Hi Guys, Thanks for your answers. @Fender yes you're right i wont drive with the J, i want to make pictures and stuff for my model. I just stay these four Days in Roanoke, i have the option to drive to spencer by car. But need to know for sure that she is really there. Im so worried about that the J...
by Steamchris
Mon Jan 22, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Urgently Help needed concerning J 611
Replies: 10
Views: 882

Urgently Help needed concerning J 611

Hello, Guys, i need some help! From April till May , me and my fresh married wife will come over to the USA for Hooneymoons. Mayby you know that im building the J 611 , Report on this Board . A visit in Roanoke is planed for May 1st to 4th 2018. I tried to contact the VMT , to find out where the J w...
by Steamchris
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 88
Views: 19848

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

back again...


Jack for piston valve
20171207_155716.jpg
Back of Cylinder with Holder for Slideways - Crossheads
20180102_162801_001.jpg

mounted piston valve
20180115_165847.jpg

All the Best and kind Regards
Chris
by Steamchris
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 88
Views: 19848

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

Hi Guys, i just want to share some news about our J #611. During the last month the Cylinders grew up. We chose a welded construction of stainless steel with a Bronze Jack. Preparation of the front and back plate 20171102_175124.jpg 20171102_175118.jpg befor welding 20171109_172237.jpg Cylinders fir...
by Steamchris
Sat Oct 07, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 88
Views: 19848

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

Hello Peter,
good to hear that you want to build the J , too.
But sorry, i didn't construct those trucks, i just bought the patterns,so no files to share...sorry!

Kind Regards
Chris
by Steamchris
Sat Jun 03, 2017 11:32 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: My N&W class A 1239 (gauge 5", 1 in 10 scale)
Replies: 148
Views: 21216

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

Hi,

all the big three's of the N&W are build on 5 " gauge and scale 1/10.

You can see my J at the thread "Project J" at this board.

All the best
Chris