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- Tue May 12, 2020 10:35 am
- Forum: Live Steam
- Topic: Your favorite low investment/high payoff tools and gadgets
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A center/edge finder for the mill.
- Wed May 06, 2020 2:20 pm
- Forum: Build Log
- Topic: Building My 2.5" 20 Ton Shay
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Just a short update on Shays. Attached are pictures of TIm Szabo's and Tristan's engines at the winter meets in Florida. Tim ran his 3 cylinder Shay on coal and had no problem keeping up steam. His bore is also larger then what I called for in the drawings. Tim has since then converted his engine to...
Here is my tank built using a 12" pvc pipe. For the ends I turned some 1/2" flat sheet with a slight taper to the edges. A little PVC cement and drive it in to flush with the pipe ends. Sealed water tight and if the ice melts before the beer is gone there is a drain in the bottom. I am guessing you ...
I believe the original question was a multiplier for the drawings made in 3/4" scale. If my math is somewhat correct then to get to 2.5" scale you would just need to divide the 2.5 by .75 and get the 3.33 multiplier you are looking for. I have never looked at Kozo's drawings in 3/4" but I assume the...