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- Mon Oct 15, 2018 6:44 am
- Forum: Live Steam
- Topic: Main crank pin on different axle then Eccentric on
- Replies: 7
- Views: 408
Locomotive builders did it, at least, Porter did. In fact, small Porter 0-4-0s had the eccentrics on the lead axle, with the blades going back to the link, and the rocker between the drivers. Don Young's Marie E and Marie Estelle are made this way.
The first step in welding a boiler should be to develop a welding procedure. This spells out the joint design, the base metal, the filler metals, the welding process, the electrical parameters, and if pre or post-weld heat treatment is required. Once you have a procedure, you then qualify to that pr...
- Tue Sep 04, 2018 2:31 pm
- Forum: Build Log
- Topic: Turning the Scarlet Harlot into the Green Goddess
- Replies: 35
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Well, I have finally added numbers to the Goddess. Bob Dustin did the numbers for the headlight, and Jet Graphics did the numbers for the dome and tender.
- Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:38 am
- Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
- Topic: Allen waterjet pilot truck pedestals and spring shoes now available
- Replies: 5
- Views: 716
This truck that was originally developed for the Consolidation has found use on a couple other locomotives over the years. Sorry, Mike, but this was available as an option for the Mogul long before Gene built his first Consolidation. I made one for the Wabash 591 I built for Bob Ring in 1986. When ...