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by dwilloughby
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 12VCompressor for a Brake Car
Replies: 64
Views: 4788

Re: 12VCompressor for a Brake Car

I use a Viair compressor for my train brakes. After going through a number of Thomas and Cadillac air ride compressor, I found the Viair compressor very reliable. I use a Deep Cycle Interstate marine battery for power. You will need to have a relay between your pressure switch and the compressor as ...
by dwilloughby
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Baldwin Narrow Gauge 4-4-0
Replies: 18
Views: 3779

Re: Baldwin Narrow Gauge 4-4-0

Jesse Banning also has a Eureka under construction. Last I heard the customer that was having it built has backed away from the project.
by dwilloughby
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: What Engine Is This
Replies: 21
Views: 3255

Re: What Engine Is This

Off subject, but a nice Christmas Card from Leanin' Tree, by Howard Fogg?
by dwilloughby
Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: David Moore Contact Information
Replies: 9
Views: 2676

Re: David Moore Contact Information

Sent again...
by dwilloughby
Tue Jul 03, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Gathering the herd at Train Mountain
Replies: 9
Views: 3298

Re: Gathering the herd at Train Mountain

He who complains the gets to do the track assignments in 2021. 370+ trains is a real challenge to bed down.
by dwilloughby
Tue Jul 03, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: David Moore Contact Information
Replies: 9
Views: 2676

Re: David Moore Contact Information

PM sent with phone and e-mail address
by dwilloughby
Wed May 09, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Mid-South LS Spring Meet
Replies: 22
Views: 5022

Re: Mid-South LS Spring Meet

Looks like one of Buss Sutch's locomtoives.
by dwilloughby
Sat Apr 07, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Suppliers of steam vacuum inductors?
Replies: 5
Views: 2067

Re: Suppliers of steam vacuum inductors?

Find a copy of Joe Nelson's book, So You Want To Build a Live Steam Locomotive. Page 79 has the drawings for the Ejector that creates the vacuum. Check with Railroad Supply as they may have that item.
by dwilloughby
Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:40 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Found these books on Craigslist
Replies: 13
Views: 3433

Re: Found these books on Craigslist

Could be the ICS books. A great find.
by dwilloughby
Wed Oct 11, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Mechanical Lubricator Ratchet Wheel
Replies: 20
Views: 5656

Re: Mechanical Lubricator Ratchet Wheel

Try AJ Reeves in England. web-site is AJReeves.com
by dwilloughby
Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: oil fire box door for 1 1/2" loco
Replies: 26
Views: 7322

Re: oil fire box door for 1 1/2" loco

On Chet's northern, it is a stock LE door.
by dwilloughby
Mon Jul 24, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Train is finished
Replies: 17
Views: 5065

Re: Train is finished

Chris,
Wondering what is the weight of each car? Good looking consists.