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by steamingon
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:50 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 7" schedule 40 tube
Replies: 19
Views: 2338

Re: 7" schedule 40 tube

The 7" sch 40 pipe may be available here;
http://www.southlandpipe.net/Steel_Pipe ... tions.html
by steamingon
Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 7" schedule 40 tube
Replies: 19
Views: 2338

Re: 7" schedule 40 tube

Hello, I have purchased a six foot length of 7" pipe 5/16 wall from a contractor who purchased it from https://www.tiogapipe.com/ The pipe is certified to ASME 106B. The pipe I have is not for sale BUT if you PM me I might be able to purchase more. Otherwise I suggest you contact Tioga Pipe. The siz...
by steamingon
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Bob Canavan’s 2-4-0
Replies: 1
Views: 729

Re: Bob Canavan’s 2-4-0

An old post

http://www.chaski.org/homemachinist/vie ... 7&start=12

Where the articles ever written?
by steamingon
Sat Jul 27, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Dimensioning Valves and Ports using the Bilgram Diagram
Replies: 3
Views: 938

Re: Dimensioning Valves and Ports using the Bilgram Diagram

For anyone interested in designing Stephenson vale gear they should invest in the book; "Design Procedures for Walschaerts' and Stephenson's Valve Gears" by D.L. Ashton http://www.donashton.co.uk/ on Ebay AU https://www.ebay.com/itm/Design-Procedures-for-Walschaerts-and-Stephensons-Valve-Gears-by-D-...
by steamingon
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: An interesting roll-around donkey
Replies: 4
Views: 1250

Re: An interesting roll-around donkey

Google "merryweather steam fire pump" for more info
by steamingon
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Modeltec magazine - full listing of issues
Replies: 17
Views: 4358

Re: Modeltec magazine - full listing of issues

The last issue I have is May-June 2002
by steamingon
Thu May 09, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Another CliShay Build
Replies: 10
Views: 3326

Re: Another CliShay Build

Alterations in design of the Clishay appeared in Modeltec magazine.

First was a design for a steel firetube boiler in March 19994

Second was a new engine with larger cylinders and geared 1:1 so it could "run with the big boys" in the June-July 2000 issue.
by steamingon
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Question about a DLS ad
Replies: 16
Views: 5092

Re: Question about a DLS ad

Track location is Urmston & District Model Engineering Society . http://www.udmes.co.uk/
by steamingon
Thu Apr 04, 2019 4:27 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: types of coal
Replies: 29
Views: 5659

Re: types of coal

by steamingon
Sat Feb 16, 2019 5:31 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Hydrostatic Lubricator Drawings
Replies: 4
Views: 1514

Re: Hydrostatic Lubricator Drawings

Hello, You might get a response if you post your request on these UK forums;

http://modeleng.proboards.com/

https://www.model-engineer.co.uk/forums/
by steamingon
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 3/4" Scale Boxcar Drawings/Plans
Replies: 7
Views: 2050

Re: 3/4" Scale Boxcar Drawings/Plans

Hello,
Prototype plans are available on Google Books search 1906 Car Builders Cyclopedia...……..
https://books.google.com/books?id=w8pAA ... cQ6AEIKDAA