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by Trainman4602
Sat Nov 23, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Crank Pin Alignment
Replies: 22
Views: 1451

Re: Crank Pin Alignment

Hi All As you well know this subject has been covered numerous times on this board. I disagree that the cranks don't have to be exactly 90 from each other. Yes it is true that it will work if all of the drivers are the same say 91 degrees apart but your timing will not be square so that is the reaso...
by Trainman4602
Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 4 Ea Couplers with Coupler Pockets ****SOLD****
Replies: 4
Views: 775

Re: 4 Ea Couplers with Coupler Pockets

Hi Bob
They are original railroad supply couplers.
by Trainman4602
Tue Oct 22, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Little Engines Pacific Boiler
Replies: 5
Views: 1678

Re: Little Engines Pacific Boiler

It Doesn't say what type of flues it has
by Trainman4602
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 4 TOL-O-MATIC GEAR BOXES FOR SALE ****SOLD****
Replies: 1
Views: 1518

4 TOL-O-MATIC GEAR BOXES FOR SALE ****SOLD****

Hi All I have 4 tol-o-matic gear boxes for sale They are a 2:1 ratio and are RH but can be used either direction I have used these on deesel machinacal drive locomotive with great success. They are brand new never used. Current pricing from Tol-O-Matic is $255.00 each Selling all four for $175.00 ea...
by Trainman4602
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: BETTENDORF TRUCK ORDERS
Replies: 15
Views: 6654

Re: BETTENDORF TRUCK ORDERS

Hi Mike check your Messages please.
by Trainman4602
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: injector problem--update
Replies: 5
Views: 2154

Re: injector problem--update

When an injector is not working the first thing to check is the check washer also the ridge should be facing up. I have made quite a few of this over the years and you could have at least a .001 clearance to the delivery cone. The next thing to check would be the supply water valve. If the valve bod...
by Trainman4602
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: West Coast Steel Rail
Replies: 8
Views: 2152

West Coast Steel Rail

Where do the west coast , or any club buy steel rail. RMI has it but I am looking for other sources as well.
by Trainman4602
Thu Aug 22, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: injector problem
Replies: 16
Views: 3224

Re: injector problem

Try swapping out the injector from the other side the working one. There could be something wrong with the injector
by Trainman4602
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:09 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: BETTENDORF TRUCK ORDERS
Replies: 15
Views: 6654

Re: BETTENDORF TRUCK ORDERS

Working my way thru the list now shipping trucks every day temperature here is 100 degrees and truck boxes are 50 pounds each I will get them out Thanks for understanding
by Trainman4602
Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 1.5” Pyle National MO-6
Replies: 5
Views: 2956

Re: 1.5” Pyle National MO-6

I may have a regulator I will look later today and PM you
by Trainman4602
Tue Aug 06, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: FINGER LAKES LIVE STEAMERS 50TH ANNIVERSARY MEET
Replies: 1
Views: 1552

FINGER LAKES LIVE STEAMERS 50TH ANNIVERSARY MEET

Hi all First off congratulations to the FFLS club on their successful 50th anniversary meet this past weekend. I haven’t been there is several years and many years before that. The real reason for this post is that some of my close friends tell me of a rumor floating around that I have packed up sho...