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by Harlock
Fri Aug 17, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Choice of prototype
Replies: 30
Views: 714

Re: Choice of prototype

Plenty of 10.25" gauge in the UK, so it could be sold on there eventually. And if there's no other live steam in Belarus, well, compatibility is not a problem! Pick the one you like the most and go for it. :)
by Harlock
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:22 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Copper boiler water treatment
Replies: 15
Views: 1307

Re: Copper boiler water treatment

May bee John Heald, New Zealand, could clarify this for me, as he mentioned this in his answer in the second letter of this thread. Some info on the welding Technics used as well as info of the thickness of the Duplex 2205 material used. Sincerely Yours Göran Rosén Sweden Here is an updated version...
by Harlock
Wed Aug 08, 2018 1:28 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 3 3/4" scale Garratt for sale - one of a kind!
Replies: 3
Views: 1112

Re: 3 3/4" scale Garratt for sale - one of a kind!

Price reduced to $40,000.
by Harlock
Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:15 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Allen Models - running boards back in stock
Replies: 20
Views: 1084

Re: Allen Models - running boards back in stock

Every shop and company today sets their own standards internally, but those largely working with ANSI standards in today's industry have long moved away from fractions. The default tolerance is called out in the drawing sheet data, with "unless otherwise specified" usually printed next to that, with...
by Harlock
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: LALS Film 1967
Replies: 8
Views: 848

Re: LALS Film 1967

That's some good stuff. Do you mind if I post it to the Live Steam History of Southern California Facebook group?

Looks like GGLS is visiting by all the jackets and badges...
by Harlock
Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Allen Models - running boards back in stock
Replies: 20
Views: 1084

Re: Allen Models - running boards back in stock

Also, a quick followup note, the Mogul running board is used on the 0-4-0 and 2-4-0 (cut short) and the ten wheeler running board is used on the American. Cab sections on these locomotives have now been updated to reflect this.
by Harlock
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Allen Models - running boards back in stock
Replies: 20
Views: 1084

Allen Models - running boards back in stock

Running boards for the Mogul, Consolidation and Ten Wheeler are back in stock after a long hiatus. These are unusually long aluminum castings and it took a while to find a suitable foundry. Aluminum is used to preserve the diamond plate detail. Note that on the site the mogul boards are shown for th...
by Harlock
Thu Jul 12, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Starting over on a new CliShay project
Replies: 10
Views: 840

Re: Starting over on a new CliShay project

Hi Harlock. Haven't been up Tehachapi way in almost a year. It was Fair time in the Antelope Valley last year when I came out to hear Mike Massee talk on the SP narrow gauge RR that ended in the Owen's Valley. Found some interesting boiler links tonight. http://weldingweb.com/showthread.php?549781-...