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by Steam Engine Dan
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Track Work
Replies: 23
Views: 3089

Re: Track Work

part three
by Steam Engine Dan
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Track Work
Replies: 23
Views: 3089

Re: Track Work

part two
by Steam Engine Dan
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Track Work
Replies: 23
Views: 3089

Track Work

Hi Everyone, I thought I would share my project that ive been working on. while I know most topics are of building locomotives and locomotive related topics. I thought I'd shift gears and talk about track work. so since having joined the track committee at NJLS a few years ago. I have been hard at w...
by Steam Engine Dan
Sat Sep 12, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 447
Views: 152019

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

Hello My Friends Dan asked about the photo in the background. It's a photo of a Nickel Plate Berkshire, mostly the trailing truck and fire box. The reason this photo is out on the work table right now is that I am currently making the lube lines for both the lead, and trailing truck for Jim's loco....
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Sep 09, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Erie Berk
Replies: 14
Views: 3878

Re: Erie Berk

as a 5 year old kid the early 90's I can still remember when tom and his wife would chase each other with their two erie engines on the highline at NJLS. I never knew them, but I knew their locomotives when I saw them. ah those were the days.
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Sep 09, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 447
Views: 152019

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

Hi Jack, question what is that B&W photograph? looks neat, can you blow that up or zoom in? it's got my attention
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Jul 22, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 447
Views: 152019

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

Jack, I came across this two days ago and thought you would like it.
by Steam Engine Dan
Sun May 24, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 447
Views: 152019

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

beautiful jack, hey if and when you complete your Hudson. I know it would be a long trip for you, but you have an open invitation to bring your 5344 to NJLS and run on our highline. it's 3½": 700' elevated track and dual gauged for 4 3/4. it has big challenging curves. and maybe we can do a photo se...
by Steam Engine Dan
Tue May 19, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 447
Views: 152019

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

Hello My Friends Haven't posted anything on the little Hudson for a while. But first, to answer Roberts question about the Valve Pilot. 5344 was not initially fitted with a Valve Pilot. Later in life it was. As I am building 5344 as it left the factory it will not have one, although they are a cool...
by Steam Engine Dan
Mon May 04, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: weed killer
Replies: 24
Views: 7937

Re: weed killer

thanks everyone, I appreciate it.
by Steam Engine Dan
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: weed killer
Replies: 24
Views: 7937

weed killer

Hi Guys, what is the best weed killer I can use for spraying weeds on tracks and property. that is not dangerous to my health. pictures of brand names are welcome as well anything I can easily pick up at Walmart, home depot, lowes and tractor supply. cost not an issue. just as long as it won't kill ...
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Mar 18, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Steam Up
Replies: 0
Views: 2714

NJLS Steam Up

Hello Everyone, Due to the recent pandemic of the coronavirus. The New Jersey Live Steamers is canceling the pancake breakfast and lunch at our Steam Up on April 18th. All future events are subject to cancellation.