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by Sandiapaul
Tue Jan 12, 2021 5:46 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 1/2'' scale drawings
Replies: 18
Views: 1328

Re: 1/2'' scale drawings

Also there is Dave Queener's site that has a bunch of info too:

https://www.cumberlandmodelengineering. ... eries.html
by Sandiapaul
Fri Jan 08, 2021 5:57 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Could I get help picking a set of reamers?
Replies: 27
Views: 1547

Re: Could I get help picking a set of reamers?

"small" yeah could be .500 or below, but I bore plenty of holes that small too, I was thinking more like anything below .250" That said if you really want to bore small holes Micro 100 has bring tools that go down to over .015"! For live steam work you don't really need that and I would get reamers ...
by Sandiapaul
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Could I get help picking a set of reamers?
Replies: 27
Views: 1547

Re: Could I get help picking a set of reamers?

Adjustable reamers...here is what I have to say about them: They are an abomination. And they will get you out of a bind like nothing else! Under/over are better. For example, I have: .499", .4995", .5003", .5005", .501", .503", .505". All have been used to good effect(not necessarily on live steam ...
by Sandiapaul
Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:52 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: AME quits publication
Replies: 6
Views: 987

Re: AME quits publication

I too had an issue in trying to subscribe, I got a response saying to pay the invoice with paypal but there was no invoice attached or link to one. Magazine looks good.
by Sandiapaul
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Highline Videos
Replies: 29
Views: 2482

Re: Highline Videos

Love that 2.5" stuff, thanks for posting all of you!
by Sandiapaul
Tue Dec 08, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: tie work
Replies: 10
Views: 1473

Re: tie work

Yeah maybe one day I'll get my Camelback finished and run on it, thanks for the hard work!
by Sandiapaul
Wed Nov 25, 2020 7:38 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: What do you think of this build video? Did he take a big risk?
Replies: 25
Views: 5960

Re: What do you think of this build video? Did he take a big risk?

shild,

no probably not, but one can dream no??!
by Sandiapaul
Tue Nov 24, 2020 6:09 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: What do you think of this build video? Did he take a big risk?
Replies: 25
Views: 5960

Re: What do you think of this build video? Did he take a big risk?

That flex arm tapper is a great thing. We have one at work. I tapped over 400 holes in 304 SS with one tap. A 2-56 at that.
by Sandiapaul
Sun Nov 08, 2020 7:12 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: fun
Replies: 27
Views: 8354

Re: fun

You had a perfect day yesterday, ideal weather. I hope to get back up there one day...
by Sandiapaul
Tue Oct 27, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Track Work
Replies: 23
Views: 5241

Re: Track Work

And all members(me!) and visitors will benefit from this work that no one really pays attention to. Thanks.
by Sandiapaul
Thu Oct 22, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: USATC S-160 Consolidation
Replies: 79
Views: 62447

Re: USATC S-160 Consolidation

Thanks...and well I hadn't had my coffee yet Harold!
by Sandiapaul
Thu Oct 22, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: USATC S-160 Consolidation
Replies: 79
Views: 62447

Re: USATC S-160 Consolidation

Nice! What metal are you pouring?