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by John Rukgaber
Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:00 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Roger Goldmann
Replies: 30
Views: 8304

Re: Roger Goldmann

I would like to post this that Roger Goldman did return the money I had sent him over the past 9 years for the chassis on air.

John Dennis
by John Rukgaber
Thu May 16, 2013 8:33 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Roger Goldmann
Replies: 30
Views: 8304

Re: Roger Goldmann

Someone ask if we had made the last payment and that is a no .I understand Roger is fair in most of his small transactions from some of the posts. However after being four years late and no promise date of delivery I don’t think the last payment is due until delivery. We already have a considerable ...
by John Rukgaber
Wed May 15, 2013 11:04 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Roger Goldmann
Replies: 30
Views: 8304

Re: Roger Goldmann

We are having problems with a consolidated chassis running on air built by Roger Goldmann and a boiler that was to be built by Ed Perry. We have placed a down payment to Roger Goldmann. Four payments for the chassis and one for the boiler. Payments started in 4/4/04 and delivery was to be done in th...
by John Rukgaber
Sun Dec 14, 2008 5:31 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Allen Mogul with Walshaert valve gear
Replies: 54
Views: 14174

Hi Benjamin

I put Walschaert valve gear on the camelback I built. I used Allen cylinders and steam chest. It runs great so it can be done. I am going to attach a picture of it and this is the first picture I have attached so I hope it will work.

John
by John Rukgaber
Mon Jun 16, 2008 7:09 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Problem with equalized brakes...
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Hi Chet I don’t know if this will help but when I put the equalized brakes on my ten wheeler I split the shaft that goes between the brake arms that go to the cylinders on each side. I did this by splitting it in the center of the locomotive and on one half I press fit a dowel pin in and in the othe...
by John Rukgaber
Thu Apr 17, 2008 7:17 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: O-Rings in Cast iron cylinders
Replies: 7
Views: 1693

O Rings

Wayne

I have used viton O rings in my mogul and they have been in for some time. It has bronze liners in it. I have been hesitant to use them in my locomotive with cast iron cylinders so this is a good post. I am looking forward to the input from others that you get.

John
by John Rukgaber
Mon Mar 17, 2008 8:29 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Rogers Cooke
Replies: 17
Views: 3676

Allen Walascherts

Steve I am the one Bill was talking about that put Walascherts on the Allen cylinders. I did it on my 0-4-0 camelback. If I can be of some help if you think you are going to do this just let me know. I just joined this group and this is my first post. I will try to attach a picture of the valve gear...