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by TheSteamChannel
Sun Feb 03, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern
Replies: 7
Views: 4051

Re: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern

Gemini has been making headway on Section Two of the ALCO Northern Kit. You can see a journal box in the Mill, 4 completed boxes, and the progress on the first driver casting.
by TheSteamChannel
Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern
Replies: 7
Views: 4051

Re: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern

Here is the next installment in our Building UP 844 series. In this video, the cradle, cross ties, front buffer, and equalizer bars/plates are completed and the frame is assembled.
https://youtu.be/IaTyZ31IqgY


by TheSteamChannel
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern
Replies: 7
Views: 4051

Re: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern

The cross tie castings were delivered from the foundry and Gemini got to work on them straight away. I’ve attached a few photos of the cross ties, front buffer, and the frame section being laid out. The frame section should be completed soon, and we should have another installment published in our L...
by TheSteamChannel
Mon Jul 02, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern
Replies: 7
Views: 4051

Re: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern

Here is the first installment in the building series:
by TheSteamChannel
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:04 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Santa Fe reefer
Replies: 54
Views: 25408

Re: Santa Fe reefer

Do you have any additional photos of the reefer? Inside, end sill area, overall? I'm planning to start on two this summer after my caboose is knocked out. Very nice work by the way!
by TheSteamChannel
Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern
Replies: 7
Views: 4051

Live Steam VLog Series: Building the UP FEF Northern

We're stoked to announce a first of its kind series on The Steam Channel: Building the UP FEF Northern. This series will follow the process of building a 1.5" scale live steam ALCO northern offered by Little Engines. Machining work will be preformed by Jason Johnson of Gemini Industrial Machine Grou...