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by wewilliams
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A Little Machining Problem
Replies: 7
Views: 628

Re: A Little Machining Problem

Transfer screw or punch?
by wewilliams
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:39 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: BETTENDORF TRUCK ORDERS
Replies: 5
Views: 1197

Re: BETTENDORF TRUCK ORDERS

Happy Happy
by wewilliams
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Steam Pump need help identifying
Replies: 19
Views: 3218

Re: Steam Pump need help identifying

Dan -- ***WOW***
by wewilliams
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Little engines 1" line of engines
Replies: 33
Views: 6063

Re: Little engines 1" line of engines

I have a good friend that makes tractor parts - I've seen him get messed over by foundries several times. Now, he now buys parts from Taiwan & China.
by wewilliams
Mon Jan 21, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: New book: The Backyard Railroader
Replies: 4
Views: 1666

Re: New book: The Backyard Railroader

If you don't want to spend $50 for the book - there is a google play e-book version for $15.
by wewilliams
Fri Dec 14, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Strategies for Removing Rocks from Yard
Replies: 33
Views: 8123

Re: Strategies for Removing Rocks from Yard

Post a sign "Rock for Sale - $100" will be gone by morning....
by wewilliams
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: TAKING ORDERS FOR BETTENDORF TRUCKS
Replies: 8
Views: 3479

Re: TAKING ORDERS FOR BETTENDORF TRUCKS

Right - I recall your warning with ball bearings in a demo video.
by wewilliams
Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: TAKING ORDERS FOR BETTENDORF TRUCKS
Replies: 8
Views: 3479

Re: TAKING ORDERS FOR BETTENDORF TRUCKS

Do the prints include prints for the bearings if we want to "roll our own"?
by wewilliams
Sat Sep 08, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Last two days R&D
Replies: 15
Views: 3798

Re: Last two days R&D

A definite *wow* factor...
by wewilliams
Sun May 06, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: K4 RE PAINT
Replies: 11
Views: 2572

Re: K4 RE PAINT

How did the dent turn out?
by wewilliams
Wed Mar 14, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: E-Mail today, Offer casting fully Machine
Replies: 16
Views: 4179

Re: E-Mail today, Offer casting fully Machine

Looking over the Station Road Stem kit engines, you have 2 sizes of castings and 2 designs of boilers with and without saddle tank in each size being mixed & matched to make 12 locos. The wheels and smoke boxes are all the same, I'd wager other castings are shared as well. They are not complex desig...