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by hudson
Tue Jun 03, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Genzel railroad
Replies: 4
Views: 1394

Re: Genzel railroad

Hi Chris,

The video of the 214 is no longer available!

Best regards,
hudson
by hudson
Mon May 19, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: STEAMING UP AT THE PLS
Replies: 3
Views: 1334

Re: STEAMING UP AT THE PLS

Hi Dave,


Excellent video, great pics. Now I can really appreciate the quality of your PRR 1361.

Best regards,
hudson
by hudson
Thu Apr 17, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Video about the building of a Czech tank engine
Replies: 4
Views: 1605

Video about the building of a Czech tank engine

This link was published in a German forum:


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jILGM3CnE58




Happy viewing,
hudson


NB The accelerated movements of the workers is due to the fact
that the original film was made at 18 pictures per second.
by hudson
Wed Apr 16, 2014 2:50 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: USATC S-160 Consolidation
Replies: 61
Views: 48436

Re: USATC S-160 Consolidation

Another article on the S160 (in Italian) with a lot of pictures is:

http://www.marklinfan.com/f/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=1316

A drawing is available at:

http://s25.photobucket.com/user/bengts/ ... 2.jpg.html

Happy viewing.

hudson
by hudson
Mon Mar 31, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge
Replies: 168
Views: 109397

Re: Project: N&W class J on 5"gauge

A video of a large Soraluce lateral milling machine is shown:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nmvyhwPS2mc



Happy viewing,

hudson

NB The milling head ribbing is a telltale for Soraluce.
by hudson
Thu Mar 20, 2014 2:24 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Sourcing piston seals
Replies: 11
Views: 1638

Re: Sourcing piston seals

Hi,

Do you need ball seals?

A link for ball seals for reciprocating movement:

http://www.balseal.com/sites/default/fi ... 041602.pdf

Best regards,
hudson
by hudson
Fri Mar 14, 2014 2:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: It's done
Replies: 20
Views: 3051

Re: It's done

Hi Chris,


I printed out the photographs of the cab and studied the details. Really top notch.
This a really exceptional achievement.

Best regards,
hudson
by hudson
Wed Mar 12, 2014 10:29 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Railroad Warehouse
Replies: 22
Views: 3576

Re: Railroad Warehouse

Hi,

Another nice photo of Erie K-5 2915 is

http://www.wnyrails.net/images/Erie_2915_U.jpg

and

http://img136.imageshack.us/img136/7594 ... 929xx5.jpg

Best regards,
hudson
by hudson
Thu Mar 06, 2014 5:35 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Berkshire Construction Photos
Replies: 118
Views: 60028

Re: Berkshire Construction Photos

Hi aopagary,

Thank you very much indeed for uploading larger photographs. They permit more easily to study the
fine details of this locomotive. Please continue to do so.


Best regards,
hudson
by hudson
Sat Feb 22, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: My N&W class A 1239 (gauge 5", 1 in 10 scale)
Replies: 188
Views: 114966

Re: A with Timken running gear

Really fascinating work.

Congratulations

hudson
by hudson
Thu Jan 23, 2014 4:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Turning Drivers
Replies: 22
Views: 3952

Re: Turning Drivers

Hi, Please have a look at: Live Steam From Castings: C53 (Japanese 3 cylinder Pacific) http://ww3.tiki.ne.jp/~hwata/e-C53_Top.htm excellent photographs, good text, for the driving wheels go to: Driving wheel cutting 1 and 2 Machining wheels: http://www.steves-workshop.co.uk/tips/machiningwheels/mach...
by hudson
Mon Jan 13, 2014 4:18 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Metal for Wear Shoes
Replies: 28
Views: 3862

Re: Metal for Wear Shoes

Found the following references on the internet: http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-with-Brass/ C260 seems to be an alpha-brass, check this with the supplier http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brass http://www.ciri.org.nz/bendworks/bending.pdf http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4387 http://ad...