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by Mike Walsh
Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Cabin Fever Expo
Replies: 7
Views: 519

Re: Cabin Fever Expo

AnthonyDuarte wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:14 am
Clarification... I took an airplane from Chicago to Harrisburg.
Do you plan to give it back? :lol:
by Mike Walsh
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Cabin Fever Expo
Replies: 7
Views: 519

Re: Cabin Fever Expo

Will you be attending as a vendor?
by Mike Walsh
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FS: 1” scale passenger car
Replies: 3
Views: 423

Re: FS: 1” scale passenger car

Tentatively sold....
by Mike Walsh
Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: New Injector Nozzles for SP #18
Replies: 13
Views: 557

Re: New Injector Nozzles for SP #18

AnthonyDuarte wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:37 pm
Machining is machining. It’s all fun.
Mad props! This is liiiiiiit!
by Mike Walsh
Mon Jan 07, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FS: 1” scale passenger car
Replies: 3
Views: 423

FS: 1” scale passenger car

Hi all, I've decided it is time to part with my 1" Scale passenger car. As I understand it, this is the prototype for the Riding Railkits line. The reason for being so short is that the designers/builders wanted to run it on their property's railroad which had small radius curves, so they had to sho...
by Mike Walsh
Mon Dec 31, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Dimension Engineering controller question
Replies: 34
Views: 1189

Re: Dimension Engineering controller question

I had a Syren25 for my Maxitrak 0-4-0 electric.. But it could never "perform". Then the ONE night that I ran at nighttime (St Croix) I noticed that as I incremented the potentiometer for the throttle past ~35-40%, I was seeing a red glow coming from the circuit board. Come to find out, the error lig...
by Mike Walsh
Thu Nov 22, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: VERTICAL TURRETT LATHE (CNC)? NO WAY
Replies: 19
Views: 2421

Re: VERTICAL TURRETT LATHE (CNC)? NO WAY

When I worked for Rock Island Arsenal, I worked with VTLs... Pretty cool stuff. We machined parts for the M198/M119 Howitzers on these. The tooling was massive. We had to use the overhead cranes to load the tooling. Sometimes I wonder if I should've stayed. Then I wouldn't be where I am today withou...
by Mike Walsh
Wed Nov 07, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 1" Scale, 4 & 3/4"gauge GP Union Pacific For Sale - $6,000
Replies: 6
Views: 1325

Re: 1" Scale, 4 & 3/4"gauge GP Union Pacific For Sale - $6,000

If you anticipate making a sale on Chaski, you would likely have better luck by taking each piece of equipment out from it's storage space and getting quality photos of each item. A lot of the photos you have shown are stashed in the barn and difficult to evaluate if buyers want to shell out that ki...
by Mike Walsh
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Finger Lakes Live Steamers 50th Anniversary Meet
Replies: 4
Views: 1040

Re: Finger Lakes Live Steamers 50th Anniversary Meet

thomaskremers wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:31 am
the FLLS requires a current , for 2019, boiler hydro test and locomotive safety inspection including working brakes
I dont believe this applies to 1" scale.
by Mike Walsh
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Tom Thumb Construction Series in LS&OR
Replies: 14
Views: 3379

Re: Tom Thumb Construction Series in LS&OR

What happened to the LS forum?
by Mike Walsh
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:06 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: House of David
Replies: 8
Views: 1399

Re: House of David

Actually, you might be thinking of Carey Williams... He has quite a few HOD and Cagney locomotives. Both in 12" and 15" gauges.