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- Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:23 pm
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: spring loaded tap follower
- Replies: 11
- Views: 805
hello all,I am looking for a drawing for a spring loaded tap follower,have looked on line, all I get are sites wanting to sell me one,I have a shop in my home and a big box of drop of all kinds of metal,so all I need is a drawing. Thank you for your time.
- Sun Dec 29, 2019 10:03 am
- Forum: Live Steam
- Topic: Allen Mogul: Packing in saddle assembly?
- Replies: 12
- Views: 1975
Looks like the stuff that was packed around boilers on Navy ships years ago.It was a form of rockwool that was put on the outside of the boiler before the jacket was closed up after a retube.Very messy to use, but it kept the outside of the boiler cooler that if it was not there.
Good evening to all, I am looking for a print for a two to one check valve I.E. two pipes in to one pipe out.I need it in 3/4" scale,for my 4-8-4 northern in 3/4 scale.Any help would be great,I have looked on many sites with no luck.
I have a book called" The Steam Locomotive in America" by Alfred W. Bruce from 1952. It cover's just about everything to do with the Steam Locomotive,there are photos (builders prints) line drawings and text that give information.I do not recall were I got it, I have seen it on the book site for EBA...
- Mon Aug 05, 2019 11:02 pm
- Forum: Live Steam
- Topic: Power reverser for small scale loco
- Replies: 5
- Views: 2401
Hello, there is a print on the IBLS wed site for a small power reverser under the construction header, I built one from the print for my 4-8-4 northern in 3/4 scale, works very well on air, have not yet been able to try it on steam/hot water as my boiler is not finished. There are many cool things t...
go to the IBLS web site,there are several posts about fireing a 3/4 scale engine on oil.Look under people for the name Gordon Corwin, he has a burnner and ashpan print on the subject. there are many people on the site who have done that and many other things you may find of intrest.
- Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:30 pm
- Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
- Topic: Looking for Print
- Replies: 2
- Views: 1747
try Little Engines,I sent Mike (old owner) @ Highiron ,the book's from Little Engine when it was in California, he may be able to help you. I know that he sold Little Engines to a new owner this year,you may want to try him too,good luck with your search.