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by Trainman4602
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: COUPLER PATTERNS FOR SALE
Replies: 5
Views: 661

Re: COUPLER PATTERNS FOR SALE

14 X 18
by Trainman4602
Wed Feb 07, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: SUNBEAM HEADLIGHT KITS FOR SALE
Replies: 12
Views: 2552

Re: SUNBEAM HEADLIGHT KITS FOR SALE

Jeff I'll send you a PM
by Trainman4602
Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: COUPLER PATTERNS FOR SALE
Replies: 5
Views: 661

COUPLER PATTERNS FOR SALE

I have decided to sell the Mercer coupler patterns. I have three match plates and the core boxes. I originally developed these in 1984 selling over 10,000 pair over the years. I always made them from manganese bronze for strength. To my knowledge not one was ever reported broken. I get request for t...
by Trainman4602
Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Don Young Maxi Lucky 7 Drawings ****SOLD****
Replies: 25
Views: 1504

Re: Don Young Maxi Lucky 7 Drawings ****SOLD****

I'm Curious. There has been quite a few of these locomotives built and I agree with you on your design change but the question is .Is this something that others found to be a problem on their locomotives? I should think and even better way would be using a threaded spanner style nut. The style that ...
by Trainman4602
Tue Feb 06, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Coventry K4 3/4” Identification
Replies: 5
Views: 377

Re: Coventry K4 3/4” Identification

The prototype K4 was originally built with a center (main) driver blind. That was unusual for a 3 drivered main line locomotive. Early on it was tired and they remained tired until they were scrapped.
by Trainman4602
Mon Jan 29, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: SUNBEAM HEADLIGHT KITS FOR SALE
Replies: 12
Views: 2552

Re: SUNBEAM HEADLIGHT KITS FOR SALE

OK i well be making up the kits soon I'll put you on the list thanks Dave
by Trainman4602
Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Brake Shoe Rings
Replies: 1
Views: 301

Re: Brake Shoe Rings

I have bronze rings PM me
by Trainman4602
Wed Jan 24, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: SUNBEAM HEADLIGHT KITS FOR SALE
Replies: 12
Views: 2552

Re: SUNBEAM HEADLIGHT KITS FOR SALE

Hi Greg
Im making a list I'll be puting some kits together soon. Did you want the 16 inch version or the 19 inch version?
by Trainman4602
Tue Jan 23, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Super Scale Cylinder Cock Valve
Replies: 4
Views: 523

Re: Super Scale Cylinder Cock Valve

The method that Chris has suggest is what I have used for years. If you put the drain low say in front of the pilot that becomes a low point and well drain. The SS valve has to evacuate at the turret a high point . The Cylinder drains will work a whole lot better with mine and Chris method.
by Trainman4602
Sun Jan 21, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Pyle National headlights in 1.5"scale
Replies: 6
Views: 928

Re: Pyle National headlights in 1.5"scale

The machinery works Howard Gorin found here
by Trainman4602
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Mercer starter valve o ring size?
Replies: 14
Views: 1013

Re: Mercer starter valve o ring size?

This one has that feature also You have to turn it on on the dash board