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by Slipped Eccentric
Tue Jul 31, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Burke #4 Questions
Replies: 12
Views: 6664

Burke #4 Questions

Hello all, I am looking to get my Burke #4 up and running. As it came to me I'm not exactly thrilled with the drive setup so if anyone out there can help with the original motor output rpm and pulley sizes I would greatly appreciate it.

Justin
by Slipped Eccentric
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Looking for smokebox front
Replies: 2
Views: 1170

Looking for smokebox front

Anyone other than Roll Models make a narrow gauge style smokebox front for 10" pipe?
by Slipped Eccentric
Fri Aug 26, 2016 11:50 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: Show your Park Gauge train
Replies: 117
Views: 97621

Re: Show your Park Gauge train

Glenn Brooks. Are these considered Park trains/ Not Steam but, I wonder if you know of the 16" MTC Diesel train Now at the Sanford, Fla zoo. This MTC has been at the zoo about five years as best I can remember. ------------------- There was another train there many, Many years ago also. I would say...
by Slipped Eccentric
Thu Jun 23, 2016 11:52 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Rmi Stack Base
Replies: 1
Views: 927

Rmi Stack Base

Off-hand, does anyone know the I.D. of RMI's stack base? Thanks in advance.
by Slipped Eccentric
Tue Jan 06, 2015 3:16 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Smoke Making Machine
Replies: 15
Views: 3693

Re: Smoke Making Machine

Has anyone looked into using the guts from a vaporizer type cigarette? From what I can tell they only run off of 5 volts and from what I've seen can put out a truly impressive amount of "smoke". The liquid they use is glycerin based so I would assume regular smoke fluid would work. Or just use the l...
by Slipped Eccentric
Thu Nov 06, 2014 11:33 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Looking for Ray Haigh
Replies: 4
Views: 1474

Re: Looking for Ray Haigh

LVRR2095 wrote:How does that canned tuna go with a nice cold Yuengling?
:)

Keith
In my experience Lager goes better with a dozen wings, but I bet tuna works in a pinch... Have made contact, thank you to anyone who may have pointed his attention this way.

Justin
by Slipped Eccentric
Tue Nov 04, 2014 11:10 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Looking for Ray Haigh
Replies: 4
Views: 1474

Looking for Ray Haigh

Hello all, I'm looking for contact info for Ray Haigh. Just picked up a new project and think he may have some info on it. Thanks in Advance.
by Slipped Eccentric
Tue Jun 17, 2014 12:23 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 43
Views: 50139

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

Lookin' good Bobby! Must feel great to finally dive into this.

Justin
by Slipped Eccentric
Mon Sep 09, 2013 6:06 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Anybody used a Multiplaz?
Replies: 4
Views: 1316

Re: Anybody used a Multiplaz?

What sort of boiler work? I have one that I've been playing with.
by Slipped Eccentric
Wed Mar 27, 2013 3:29 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Vacuum Brake Ejectors
Replies: 3
Views: 965

Vacuum Brake Ejectors

Anywhere to buy brake ejectors in the U.S.?
by Slipped Eccentric
Tue Feb 14, 2012 8:32 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Performance on Air vs. Steam
Replies: 14
Views: 3333

Re: Performance on Air vs. Steam

Pulled the cylinder heads off last night and everything was bone dry. The o-rings have flats worn or squished into them. Gave it some fresh oil and another steam and things got worse. Over the run all of the oil in the displacment lubricator was used up and by then end the engine slowed to a crawl. ...
by Slipped Eccentric
Mon Feb 13, 2012 8:29 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Performance on Air vs. Steam
Replies: 14
Views: 3333

Re: Performance on Air vs. Steam

The drivers are just hanging in the air. The effects are the same either blocked up or on the rails, though. Blocked up (where it was timed) or on the rails, on air, the engine is pretty square with lots of power. Blocked up (in the position the engine was timed in) and on steam, the performance is ...