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by Trainman4602
Thu May 24, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: REPARING THE TEST BOILER
Replies: 2
Views: 344

Re: REPARING THE TEST BOILER

Hi Bill
I figure that another tube will go so when that happens I'll just re tube it all. The tubes are 1.1875 OD. there are 19 of them. it should make for an interesting video. See ya tomorrow at PLS.
by Trainman4602
Tue May 22, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE VFD (variable frequency drive)
Replies: 0
Views: 226

FOR SALE VFD (variable frequency drive)

Hi all

I have a VFD for sale. It is in good working condition. It will run your entire shop. It converts single phase to 3 phase. Included is an operation manual and is good from 1/2 HP to 30HP. and is 240 volts to 460volts.

$225.00 includes shipping in USA.

PM me if interested
by Trainman4602
Sun May 20, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: REPARING THE TEST BOILER
Replies: 2
Views: 344

REPARING THE TEST BOILER

Hi All last fall while testing and setting a run of safety valves my test boiler sprung a leak in two flues. I completed the job using the K4 to set them I went thru 6 bags of coal and it wasn't easy to control the steam pressure. After consulting with several friends that had some experience with p...
by Trainman4602
Sun May 20, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: REPAINTING THE K4 PART 4
Replies: 2
Views: 292

Re: REPAINTING THE K4 PART 4

Yes I did
by Trainman4602
Sat May 19, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: THE MOE'S AIR PUMP WORKING
Replies: 1
Views: 345

THE MOE'S AIR PUMP WORKING

This is a video I made some years ago of the Moe's cross compound air pump running and making air pressure. I haven't had it running at all since that time. I have some ideas to rework it for the better.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmGIlKsuHNU

by Trainman4602
Fri May 18, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: PENNSY LOCOMOTIVE COLORS
Replies: 0
Views: 223

PENNSY LOCOMOTIVE COLORS

Here is a follow up on the re painting of the 1361. In this video I explain how to get the proper colors and I show the drift cards with each color.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6wPog ... d5afJi0HZw

by Trainman4602
Thu May 17, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 3/4" Scale Van Brocklin Duplex Pumps for sale ****SOLD****
Replies: 32
Views: 1409

Re: 3/4" Scale Van Brocklin Duplex Pumps for sale ****SOLD****

OK then why not start a new thread on the live steam forum so others can comment. I do agree with you but the guy was just selling pump I'm glad he sold them all. There are a lot of work for little money.
by Trainman4602
Thu May 17, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 3/4" Scale Van Brocklin Duplex Pumps for sale ****SOLD****
Replies: 32
Views: 1409

Re: 3/4" Scale Van Brocklin Duplex Pumps for sale ****SOLD****

Why does there have to be these arguments over a pump. Some posters on here just argue over everything. Harold please lock this post ,the pumps are SOLD!!! and lets just talk about the working of any pump . That would be more interesting then the junk. The guy just wanted to sell some pumps and look...
by Trainman4602
Mon May 14, 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Two Silver Soldering Questions
Replies: 33
Views: 1246

Re: Two Silver Soldering Questions

Hi Matt Nothing beets a oxygen and acetylene setup. They can get expensive. One of first pieces of equipment I collected was a set of regulators and a torch. I still have them and this was over 50 years ago. The good ole Harbor Freight (the dollar store for tools) has a small set that will work for ...
by Trainman4602
Mon May 14, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: REPAINTING THE K4 PART 4
Replies: 2
Views: 292

REPAINTING THE K4 PART 4

Hi All
This is the last installment on the re painting of the 1361. I also show how I re plated the rods.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cwuppi0HS20

by Trainman4602
Wed May 09, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: PAINTING A LOCOMOTIVE PART 3
Replies: 1
Views: 466

PAINTING A LOCOMOTIVE PART 3

Here is part 3 of repainting the K4

https://youtu.be/TryGjb60mPw
by Trainman4602
Sun May 06, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: K4 RE PAINT
Replies: 11
Views: 1443

Re: K4 RE PAINT

Perfect All gone I'll take a picture later today and post it.