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by Short Line Tom
Thu Feb 07, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: What Engine Is This
Replies: 21
Views: 1377

Re: What Engine Is This

Northern Pacific 4-6-6-4 #5118 (Z-6)
https://www.american-rails.com/4-6-6-4. ... allery]/3/ scroll down to pic #4

Cheers!
Tom
by Short Line Tom
Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:24 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: New York Central Streamlined Hudson
Replies: 164
Views: 59180

Re: New York Central Streamlined Hudson

wrote: Isn't it a crying shame that no New York Central Hudsons were saved. Models are all we have.
.... and luckily a couple of videos and photos, taken from some "mad folks" decades ago. :wink:

Cheers!
Tom

.... and thanks for sharing the video :D
by Short Line Tom
Fri Jan 25, 2019 2:55 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: New York Central Streamlined Hudson
Replies: 164
Views: 59180

Re: New York Central Streamlined Hudson

The increase of perfect!

Cheers!
Tom
by Short Line Tom
Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Firebox Arch?
Replies: 8
Views: 1129

Re: Firebox Arch?

Some more good informations on the topic were published in:
LIVE STEAM Mag (September / October 2011)
"Install a Firebox Arch" by Jeff Frost

Cheers!
Tom

PM sent :wink:
by Short Line Tom
Wed Jan 23, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 3/4" Scale Smoke Box Door Hinges
Replies: 6
Views: 983

Re: 3/4" Scale Smoke Box Door Hinges

wrote: Do you have his contact info?
Hi Jack,

you will find the contact infos on his homepage https://keimsteampump.com/Home_Page.html

Cheers!
Tom
by Short Line Tom
Sun Jan 20, 2019 3:48 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: New York Central Streamlined Hudson
Replies: 164
Views: 59180

Re: New York Central Streamlined Hudson

Outstanding work!
Thanks for sharing.

Cheers!
Tom
by Short Line Tom
Sat Dec 22, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Restored Australian garrett in action
Replies: 9
Views: 1034

Re: Restored Australian garrett in action

Here we go!


Cheers!
Tom
wrote: Simple. Copy and past the link to the video. Done. No need to post the video.
:oops: Too late, I already did it.
by Short Line Tom
Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Steam Dome Throttle
Replies: 42
Views: 7468

Re: Steam Dome Throttle

wrote: That link didn’t work.
Here, try this one:
:arrow: http://ibls.org/mediawiki/index.php?tit ... ttle_valve

Cheers!
Tom
by Short Line Tom
Wed Dec 12, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Prairie 2-6-2 in Tulsa
Replies: 8
Views: 2008

Re: Prairie 2-6-2 in Tulsa

Some more interested shots of that nice engine can be found here.
:arrow: (.... and don't miss to click "manuals")

Cheers!
Tom
by Short Line Tom
Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Hydrostatic Lubricator
Replies: 12
Views: 1740

Re: Hydrostatic Lubricator

Sorry Dave, but I can't tell you more, than I already did. My configuration works successfully without, (let's call it) the "atomising system". I'm sure, you will find the following informations helpful: https://bit.ly/2RMd9N1 https://bit.ly/2E6YDeu Some more good informations on the topic could be ...
by Short Line Tom
Sat Dec 08, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Hydrostatic Lubricator
Replies: 12
Views: 1740

Re: Hydrostatic Lubricator

@ jessebanning unfortunately, the videos are not very clear. Your design looks like the SIGHT-FEED LUBRICATOR in J.G.A. Meyer's book (Modern Locomotive Construction 1892, page 556) . I miss (or couldn't see) one very important feature on your design, the (needle) valves, which regulates the quantity...
by Short Line Tom
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:14 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Hydrostatic Lubricator
Replies: 12
Views: 1740

Re: Hydrostatic Lubricator

Dang! That thing is pretty! I really like that color blue on the jacket. @ "Pontiacguy1" Thx :) .... off topic ... 30 years ago I was starting to build my 2-4-0 NG engine. Just at that time, the famous "Dampfbahn Furka-Bergstrecke" began the rebuilding of their first steam loco. The paint scheme fo...