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by Steam Engine Dan
Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:44 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Steam Up
Replies: 0
Views: 2289

NJLS Steam Up

Hello Everyone, The New Jersey Live Steamers will be having it's annual Steam Up on Saturday April 18th and our rain date Sunday April 19th. all live steamers are invited and welcome to attend. for the 3/4 inch high line enthusiasts. our 3½": 700' ft elevated track is operational and dual gauged for...
by Steam Engine Dan
Thu Feb 20, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Wash my locomotive
Replies: 7
Views: 2980

Re: Wash my locomotive

I've been working on my Allen Mogul in the garage. I've had it on it's side, had to grind a brass tab off... there's soot, ash, grime, filings, and junk all over the chassis, drivers, running gear, etc. I'd love to hose it down with pressurized kerosene or diesel, but that's out of the question. Wh...
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Dec 11, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NELS Track At The Box Factory
Replies: 38
Views: 12908

Re: NELS Track At The Box Factory

jack, here is a video that also talks about lester friends and a lot related to early highline live steam. you might of seen it, but I will share it just for the heck of it. happy steaming. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m5rhjtoP7y4

Daniel
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Oct 09, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Fall Meet
Replies: 23
Views: 11552

Re: NJLS Fall Meet

Some pictures from the meet. I didn't get this guy's name, but this sure looks like Ken Stemen's old Pacific. IMG_4287.JPG Andy Pullen, Paul Pickard, Dawnna Hudak, unknown, and my Atlantic.IMG_4293.JPG Glenn Papp and Liz Leggett IMG_4296.JPG Hi Marty, Ken Stamen's pacific belongs to NJLS member Jef...
by Steam Engine Dan
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Fall Meet
Replies: 23
Views: 11552

Re: NJLS Fall Meet

Here's something you don't see very often, a steam/diesel tripleheader in 1.5" scale! That's Dan's Hudson triple heading with my F's on Saturday of the meet. And yes, the F's were being controlled from the cab of the Hudson, made possible by the R/C control system I recently installed on the F's. W...
by Steam Engine Dan
Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Fall Meet
Replies: 23
Views: 11552

Re: NJLS Fall Meet

REPORT! How did it go ? Pictures, Video, Nice weather, that`s for sure. :D :D :D :D :D Hey Don, the meet went very well. very good attendance, lots of trains out and we just had a blast. dad and I ran the Hudson for 9 hours straight. attached is a picture of me taking a power nap from just 6 hours ...
by Steam Engine Dan
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Fall Meet
Replies: 23
Views: 11552

Re: NJLS Fall Meet

:D fantastic guys, looking forward to seeing all of you there. :D
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Sep 04, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Fall Meet
Replies: 23
Views: 11552

NJLS Fall Meet

Hello Everyone, The New Jersey Live Steamers will be having it's annual Fall Meet on Friday September 27th, Sat. Sept 28th, Sun. Sept 29th, 2019 all live steamers are invited and welcome to attend. for the 3/4 inch high line enthusiasts. our 3½": 700' ft elevated track is operational and dual gauged...
by Steam Engine Dan
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Question about coal
Replies: 12
Views: 6670

Re: Question about coal

the description of the ad of the coal is one thing, burning it is another. I would say get at least one bag or bucket full. try it out on your locomotive or a friend's locomotive and see what it is like. if the smoke does not bother your eyes, and if it does not clinker in your firebox badly or make...
by Steam Engine Dan
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS Spring Meet Reminder
Replies: 2
Views: 2766

Re: NJLS Spring Meet Reminder

Steve Bratina wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:43 am
any update on how the meet turned out? Any pictures?
i'll pm you steve.
by Steam Engine Dan
Fri May 31, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Blue Gem Coal
Replies: 6
Views: 3712

Re: Blue Gem Coal

blue gem? that's a new one on me john. do you have any website information?