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by Steamchris
Thu Feb 02, 2012 3:47 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3667

Re: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!

Nice engine. I've also been fascinated with Gresley gear for the inside cylinder on an engine that big. My favorite is Canadian Pacifac 2-10-4 Selkirks. Would have loved to see it operating thru the Kicking Horse pass. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selkirk_locomotive Next favorite is the Royal Hudso...
by Steamchris
Thu Feb 02, 2012 3:41 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3667

Re: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!

LivingLegend wrote:You can cheat and make the main and 4th driver sets blind....

Back in the late 1970's we did some calculations on the 4-12-2 and found there would be no problems running it on the LALS main line. The yard, however, was another matter.

LL
So you can start it :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Steamchris
Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:41 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3667

Re: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!

This picture shows how the wheelarrangement of the UP9000 retains
in a 109m curve....
by Steamchris
Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:34 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 3667

SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!!!

Hello, I just open this to encourage all the steamers out there to posts pictures of there locos in every scale and gauge. So pls post what you got or mayby wich loco you wanne see as a model. I show you my favorite loco that i have never seen in 3/4 or bigger ,mayby you can help me :!: :?: It is th...
by Steamchris
Thu Feb 02, 2012 1:15 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Stoker for 5in gauge N&W Class A
Replies: 10
Views: 2422

Re: Stoker for 5in gauge N&W Class A

Hi guys here a picture of our "Y" with the installed stoker of the "A" from our friend. We will make it the same way this year mayby next year....
by Steamchris
Tue Jan 31, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE
Replies: 33
Views: 11665

Re: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE

Chris here are a few shots of the 4501 when I owned it running down in Texas pulling 35 cars Mike Hey Mike very nice shots from you and your baby!!! Your Level of craftmanship is showing in that model. I like your cab arrangement it comes the originale very close. My dad did it the same way,he want...
by Steamchris
Tue Jan 31, 2012 2:19 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE
Replies: 33
Views: 11665

Re: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE

wow nice work all your hours in the shop have paid off. my dad needs round about 20000 hours to make his y6 ready
by Steamchris
Sun Jan 29, 2012 12:43 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE
Replies: 33
Views: 11665

Re: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE

Bob Snippe wrote:Here is what I get to look at every day in the show room.

How long did you built at this model?
by Steamchris
Sun Jan 29, 2012 12:41 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE
Replies: 33
Views: 11665

Re: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE

Take a look to the WWW.NWHS.org and look at the archive...
by Steamchris
Sun Jan 29, 2012 7:21 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: The last Steam meeting in 2011 the N&W Y6b was runing
Replies: 19
Views: 5176

Re: The last Steam meeting in 2011 the N&W Y6b was runing

Steve, Any idea where Harry Quick's A has wound up? His was 3/4" scale right? Chris, I think you and your dad will need just a few more of those N&W hopper cars especially when you are faced with doubleheading an A and a Y6B! :D Rob Gardner Yes thats our dream but it will takes a few years here is ...
by Steamchris
Sun Jan 29, 2012 6:00 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: The last Steam meeting in 2011 the N&W Y6b was runing
Replies: 19
Views: 5176

Re: The last Steam meeting in 2011 the N&W Y6b was runing

Wow great shot of this beautyful 2-8-8-2 very nice...
by Steamchris
Sun Jan 29, 2012 3:31 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE
Replies: 33
Views: 11665

Re: N&W 611. CLASS J. STEAM LOCOMOTIVE

great george thx