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by Mountaineer
Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Presto lift
Replies: 3
Views: 671

Re: Presto lift

Where are you?
by Mountaineer
Fri Mar 29, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Big Day on the SR&CL
Replies: 9
Views: 643

Re: Big Day on the SR&CL

Thanks for corrections, Marty. Confused both the home town and the first name of the builder. Wow, almost thirty years have passed since I pulled the throttle of Jim's almost finished Lucky7 on a track north of Toronto. Still remember how neat it felt and the felling of the suspension working a trac...
by Mountaineer
Fri Mar 29, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Big Day on the SR&CL
Replies: 9
Views: 643

Re: Big Day on the SR&CL

Is that the engine made by Don Small in Brantford Ontario?

Mountaineer
by Mountaineer
Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 4-4-0 Baldwin Information Needed
Replies: 13
Views: 1739

Re: 4-4-0 Baldwin Information Needed

Do you know of the Winnipeg based Manitoba Live Steamers? Someone may have info in that group.

Mountaineer.
by Mountaineer
Sun Dec 23, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Restored Australian garrett in action
Replies: 9
Views: 1305

Re: Restored Australian garrett in action

Yes! That's the 7.5" gauge model I was trying to remember. Thanks for the pics and the video that started this thread. Beautiful engine.

Mountaineer.
by Mountaineer
Sun Dec 23, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Restored Australian garrett in action
Replies: 9
Views: 1305

Re: Restored Australian garrett in action

I seem to recall there was a guy inWashington state who was building a 7.5" gauge AD 60 Garratt. Don't recall name or what stage he was at. This was about fifteen years ago.

Mountaineer.
by Mountaineer
Wed Dec 19, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Swiss electric drawings
Replies: 8
Views: 2037

Re: Swiss electric drawings

Thanks very much for pics. PMs sent.

My searches would be easier if I understood German, or better, SwissDeutsche, but unfortunately just an English speaker here. i was able to find some drawings thamks to 630fireman- thanks!

Mountaineer.
by Mountaineer
Mon Dec 17, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Swiss electric drawings
Replies: 8
Views: 2037

Swiss electric drawings

Does anyone have or know of a source for Swiss Railways Krokodil electric locomotives?

Thanks,
Mountaineer.
by Mountaineer
Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 3/4" scale Yankee Shop Trailing truck castings ****SOLD****
Replies: 2
Views: 821

Re: 3/4" scale Yankee Shop Trailing truck castings

I'll take it. PM to follow.

Regards,
Mountaineer
by Mountaineer
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Forum Board Statistics
Replies: 14
Views: 2699

Re: Forum Board Statistics

As someone who previously enjoyed another message board and have seen it be degraded into name calling etc. I greatly appreciate this site, its tone and free exchange of information. Kudos to the owner and esp to Harold.

Mountaineer.
by Mountaineer
Mon Jul 23, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Steel Grab Irons
Replies: 14
Views: 2596

Re: Steel Grab Irons

Hmmm, somthing must have been edited out before I read the previous notes as I didn't see anything regarding copying published material. If that was previously offered, then fair point.

Regards,
Mountaineer.
by Mountaineer
Mon Jul 23, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Steel Grab Irons
Replies: 14
Views: 2596

Re: Steel Grab Irons

Marty, Mark is merely offering a reference which is perfectly acceptable and appreciated, then goes on to describe his own thoughts. Please don't impede a useful exchange of ideas.

Regards,
Mountaineer.