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by DJSteamer3017
Tue Jan 21, 2014 4:38 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A champion is born.
Replies: 407
Views: 130047

Re: A champion is born.

Mike,

The LE 4-8-4 Northern is one locomotive and your giving it a bright future by retooling it Below are the numerous 4-8-4s that have been built over the years. Keep on Steamin'. My Friend!!

David
by DJSteamer3017
Sun Jan 19, 2014 10:40 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A champion is born.
Replies: 407
Views: 130047

Re: A champion is born.

Man Alive :shock:

Paul, this 4-8-4 is absolutely beautiful!! Props to Mike are well deserved for re-tooling the Northern. Keep on Steamin' my Friend!!

David
by DJSteamer3017
Sun Jan 12, 2014 1:18 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: WW passenger train
Replies: 9
Views: 5362

Re: WW passenger train

Snajrog wrote:...
Jeff,

Wow That looks amazing!! I'm drooling over here, Now we need to see your Pacific at the Head-End. Do you plan to travel with this train? Keep on Steamin' My Friend!!

David
by DJSteamer3017
Tue Dec 31, 2013 9:23 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Requesting advice: Build or Buy?
Replies: 44
Views: 14505

Re: Requesting advice: Build or Buy?

Derek Welcome and Happy New Year to you as well You have some great ideas here and seem to be on the right track for what you wish to do...lots of help available here and even right in Las Vegas you have Jesse over at JD Locomotive works that could help you with larger stuff you might not be able t...
by DJSteamer3017
Thu Nov 21, 2013 11:24 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Safety Valves for Small Scale Use
Replies: 16
Views: 4744

Re: Safety Valves for Small Scale Use

AnthonyDuarte wrote:This is the pic:
DSC02641.jpg
Kvom says that Wayne Godshall is one who has these.
by DJSteamer3017
Thu Nov 21, 2013 5:57 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Kozo A3 in 1.5" scale - new project
Replies: 546
Views: 158031

Re: Kozo A3 in 1.5" scale - new project

Where did your safety valves come from?
by DJSteamer3017
Thu Nov 21, 2013 5:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Safety Valves for Small Scale Use
Replies: 16
Views: 4744

Re: Safety Valves for Small Scale Use

David, What is a "soft-pop" safety? By that do you mean one without the seat and chamber geometry to produce actual pop action? http://discoverlivesteam.com/discoverforsale/forsale/1_kohl/DSC02641.JPG In this pic of a 1" Scale Pacific that was recently sold, this locomotive is equipped with the des...
by DJSteamer3017
Wed Nov 20, 2013 11:17 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea
Replies: 14
Views: 3344

Re: One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea

Since we are on the 1" Scale Subject here, anyone now the story to this 1" 4-8-4 in NY?

Here's the link to the story of the Railroad it's on.

http://www.tiogatransportationsociety.o ... e-railroad

David
by DJSteamer3017
Wed Nov 20, 2013 11:15 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea
Replies: 14
Views: 3344

Re: One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea

To my Live Steam Comrades!! Raise of Hands that are active in 1" Scale Railroading? Not to toot my own horn here (no pun intended) but want to help in getting fellow hobbyist in 1" Scale as it' seems it's been growing a bit in recent years. As we all know mattmason is the 1" Guru. He had an idea of...
by DJSteamer3017
Sun Nov 17, 2013 9:47 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea
Replies: 14
Views: 3344

Re: One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea

Hudson Honey wrote:great idea.....

Just a question on the clip with the ATSF chief......where on earth did those gorgeous cars come from??


Pamela
My best guess is that they came from Iron Pony back in the day Pam.
by DJSteamer3017
Sun Nov 17, 2013 2:35 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea
Replies: 14
Views: 3344

One Inch Scale Fan Page Idea

To my Live Steam Comrades!! Raise of Hands that are active in 1" Scale Railroading? Not to toot my own horn here (no pun intended) but want to help in getting fellow hobbyist in 1" Scale as it' seems it's been growing a bit in recent years. As we all know mattmason is the 1" Guru. He had an idea of ...
by DJSteamer3017
Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Joshua Tree Rudy Run & 15" gauge
Replies: 9
Views: 2307

Re: Joshua Tree Rudy Run & 15" gauge

Harlock wrote:Yes they bought Gene's American, his lathe and some other rolling stock etc. Gene has cleared out the shop and storage areas from the business that Marty now has, and he is focusing his time on building wooden boat models.