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by NP317
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: reverse quadrant/throttle quadrant in 3/4"scale.
Replies: 2
Views: 67

Re: reverse quadrant/throttle quadrant in 3/4"scale.

Contact Jack Boderman.
He is building such devices for his 3.5' gauge steamer, and has been posting progress as it occurs.
RussN
by NP317
Thu Sep 17, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: Woodinville Shops
Replies: 336
Views: 120338

Re: Woodinville Shops

That is quite a treasure! Especially the original delivery tag.
RussN
by NP317
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Logan 925, I think
Replies: 6
Views: 106

Re: Logan 925, I think

Sandman:
To assist you in getting information, I suggest you add your location, your name, and post pictures of your machine.
That will assist getting the responses you request.
And Welcome to the Chaski Forums.
RussN
by NP317
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: A Couple More
Replies: 34
Views: 2228

Re: A Couple More

Carl:
As I have told you privately, I REALLY appreciate your efforts to design, build, document and share your work making the wood cars.
Most inspiring and educational!
Please continue...
RussN
by NP317
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Show us your lathe!
Replies: 437
Views: 143137

Re: Show us your lathe!

Your lathe looks like a very functional machine for your shop.
Enjoy making things with it!
RussN
by NP317
Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: Woodinville Shops
Replies: 336
Views: 120338

Re: Woodinville Shops

That project should be interesting!
Russ
by NP317
Mon Sep 14, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Had to evacuate because of forest fire.
Replies: 11
Views: 267

Re: Had to evacuate because of forest fire.

On Thursday two members of the Molalla Pacific NW Live Steamers Train Park removed a truck load and trailer load of locomotives and rolling stock from the facility. They said not many train items remain there now. Whew! No word yet on today's conditions at the facility. So Thank you Chris Brew and J...
by NP317
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: injector problem
Replies: 6
Views: 490

Re: injector problem

Thank goodness Anthony D. decided to share his skill and products with us.
EE products are remarkable in the fit, finish, and function.
Thank you Anthony!
RussN
by NP317
Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: How to get a hold of the owner of Tom Bee?
Replies: 14
Views: 869

Re: How to get a hold of the owner of Tom Bee?

"...the lawlessness that taken hold in areas of Washington?"

I assume you are referring to Washington D.C.
RussN
by NP317
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 406
Views: 127296

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

Jack:
You just illustrated what I tell people when they ask what i do post-retirement:
Sculpture! Kinetic sculptures.
Says it all.
RussN
by NP317
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Machining a bell for better tone
Replies: 24
Views: 1559

Re: Machining a bell for better tone

In 1980 and 1981 several of us restored two geared locomotives to start the Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad in Mineral, Washington, USA. The #91 3-truck Heisler (former Kinzua Pines # 102?) was restored first and its original bell had a nice reverberating clear tone that carried a long distance. The sec...