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by lfisher
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: COMING SOON: D&RGW trucks for KOZO K-27
Replies: 25
Views: 19361

Re: COMING SOON: D&RGW trucks for KOZO K-27

I’m down for at least one pair. Payment sent.
by lfisher
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Museums, Factories, Etc.
Topic: Herreshoff Marine Museum
Replies: 0
Views: 5876

Herreshoff Marine Museum

Located on Burnside Street, The Herreshoff Marine Museum is housed in the original Herreshoff Mfg. Co. buildings. The museum also operates a restored portion of the company’s waterfront facilities. Capt. Nathaniel Herreshoff and his brother John built the most advanced power boats and sailing yachts...
by lfisher
Sun Feb 10, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Oahu RRwy Passenger car build question
Replies: 16
Views: 10878

Re: Oahu RRwy apassenger car build qu

Glenn There are a coach and combine at Travel Town Museum here in Los Angeles. I’ve worked with Mike Massee to document the construction of the combine. Interestingly, we’ve not yet examined the floor boards to the extent you are interested. I’d be happy to visit the cars and look at the floor detai...
by lfisher
Tue Dec 18, 2018 1:26 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Illuminating Water Glass?
Replies: 11
Views: 5016

Re: Illuminating Water Glass?

Hi Peter,

I saw I was mentioned on your post. Here’s a photo of the gauge glass lamp Jeff mentioned. They have been installed on several locomotives and work well. Contact me at lfisher160@charter.net if you have any questions.

Best,

Larry Fisher
by lfisher
Thu Nov 09, 2017 10:38 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Railroad Supply History
Replies: 57
Views: 39534

Re: Railroad Supply History

As previously mentioned Gerry Bowden was a very talented contract builder from Oregon. Gerry built several 173s during the time I worked at RRSC. One of his 173s appeared on a display trestle on the cover of the catalog. I don’t recall which edition.
by lfisher
Thu Nov 09, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Video question, where to mount a propane control valve
Replies: 21
Views: 5989

Re: Video question, where to mount a propane control valve

As I was laying out the cab of my Chloe I first considered placing the propane firing valve dead center on the cab floor. However as I kept developing details for the cab I realized I’d rather have the valve disguised so that the cab looked as close to prototypical as possible. As a result I decided...
by lfisher
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:19 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Fisher Detail Foundry Additions
Replies: 5
Views: 3655

Re: Fisher Detail Foundry Additions

A few items have been added to our line of products as a result of feedback received at the LALS Spring Meet. We are now offering our Chloe style 'Acorn' Cylinder Head Nuts in both 2.5" and 1.5" scale. The same goes for our Baldwin Pattern Cab and Tender Steps which are now available in both scales....
by lfisher
Sun Apr 02, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Fisher Detail Foundry Additions
Replies: 5
Views: 3655

Re: Fisher Detail Foundry Additions

The website is: http://www.fisherdetailfoundry.wordpress.com

Contact email is fisherdetailfoundry@gmail.com

We are fine tuning the production version of these parts and will post pricing and more details in the next couple days.

Thanks for your interest!

Larry
by lfisher
Sat Apr 01, 2017 2:46 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Fisher Detail Foundry Additions
Replies: 5
Views: 3655

Fisher Detail Foundry Additions

New products for 1.5" and 2.5" scale modelers are being added all the time. Check out our new feedwater line supports based on late 19th Century designs. Contact Larry Fisher at fisherdetailfoundry@gmail.com or visit our website at: www.fisherdetailfoundry.wordpress.com. Preliminary pricing for the ...
by lfisher
Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Gordon Corwin's "Anny"
Replies: 14
Views: 5370

Re: Gordon Corwin's "Anny"

Here's an update on ANNY. She is now owned by Larry Fisher of Riverside Live Steamers who is also owner of Fisher Detail Foundry, maker of detail parts for the live steam hobbyist
by lfisher
Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: New 2.5" Scale D&RGW Caboose Lamp kits from Fisher Detail Foundry
Replies: 1
Views: 1810

Re: New 2.5" Scale D&RGW Caboose Lamp kits from Fisher Detail Foundry

This post is in response to a couple of inquiries since I announced the D&RGW Caboose Lamps. Other Road Names (including fictitious) are possible as well as a 'generic' version without any lettering. If you have an interest in custom road names, drop me a line and I can get you a price. Larry Fisher...
by lfisher
Thu Feb 02, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 1.5/1.6" and 2.5" Scale Oil Cans
Replies: 4
Views: 2607

Re: 1.5/1.6" and 2.5" Scale Oil Cans

Here's a photo showing our 2.5" and 1.6" scale Tallow Pots.