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by RICHK
Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SINGLE CYLINDER STEAM DRIVEN PUMP
Replies: 1
Views: 2131

SINGLE CYLINDER STEAM DRIVEN PUMP

Has anyone managed to build a pump from the "air compressor/water pump" instructions on Nelson Reidel's website.
I have run out of dimensional information unless I resort to scaling from the 11" drawing to be found in these write-ups.
by RICHK
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SOUTHERN RAILROAD HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
Replies: 0
Views: 1538

SOUTHERN RAILROAD HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION

Hello all,
Is there any news about what is happening at this organization?
by RICHK
Sun Jan 21, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Greetings from the newbie in West TN
Replies: 11
Views: 3758

Re: Greetings from the newbie in West TN

WELL HELLO THERE I fail to see where these comments are in the least helpful. First of all an e-mail would clear up your questions Second all the parts fit as can be seen by an inspection of the numerous assembly drawings. I am not impressed by your statement "So me looking at these drawings is like...
by RICHK
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: LITTLE ENGINES
Replies: 86
Views: 18097

Re: LITTLE ENGINES

Hello all, First of all please read my request. I am not looking for drawing information. My question concerned the pricing of plan sets. This came about as a result of an inquiry into one of my drawing packages which seemed to have a problem with a price. I am well aware of Little Engines policies ...
by RICHK
Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: LITTLE ENGINES
Replies: 86
Views: 18097

LITTLE ENGINES

Anyone know where to find the cost of drawings for locomotives from Little Engines Company?
Nothing on the on-line catalog or price list and no reply from inquiry.
by RICHK
Mon Jan 09, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SRRL #23 First Run in Maryland
Replies: 35
Views: 11664

Re: SRRL #23 First Run in Maryland

Joined: Thu Jun 18, 2009 2:05 pmLocation: SeattleContact: Contact RICHK SANDY RIVER AND RANGELEY LAKES NUMBER 23 From the nice photos of the locomotive I can see that John Tokar came up with a design for a headlight. Perhaps he would be willing to share this with me. Also I wonder what he might have...
by RICHK
Sun Jan 08, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SANDY RIVER AND RANGELEY LAKES NUMBER 23
Replies: 2
Views: 1697

SANDY RIVER AND RANGELEY LAKES NUMBER 23

Hello all, I am just now finishing my build of the number 23 in cyberspace. I notice in my copy if Jensen's booklet that there is no design for the headlamp. This is a shame because the headlamp is such a prominent feature of the locomotive. There is a detail for the headlamp step, alas no headlamp!...
by RICHK
Fri Jan 06, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: CAD files
Replies: 60
Views: 10241

Re: CAD files

Hello there
I have corrected corrected most all of the errors in the Harris book.
Tremendous amount and as you noted without this work the book is practically useless.
Interesting that it is now out of print.
by RICHK
Wed Jan 04, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: SRRL #23 First Run in Maryland
Replies: 35
Views: 11664

Re: SRRL #23 First Run in Maryland

Please check out my website plan-ahead -designs,com
by RICHK
Thu Oct 13, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: knoxville area model railroaders forum
Replies: 0
Views: 917

knoxville area model railroaders forum

Hello all. Does someone know the particulars about this group? I can neither join or e-mail anyone at this group. I am looking for info on the PS-4 locomotive as used on the Southern Railroad. I noticed that a person calling himself nickco201 has described his PS-4 build project in some detail on th...
by RICHK
Thu Oct 06, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Bob Holder / Rogers - Cooke Locomotive Works
Replies: 11
Views: 2855

Re: Bob Holder / Rogers - Cooke Locomotive Works

I am curious to know what Bob Holder's son (Bill?) has been able to do with his fathers stuff.
There does not seem to be much activity since these old posts.
by RICHK
Wed Oct 05, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Klamath Loco Works
Replies: 29
Views: 7273

Re: Klamath Loco Works

Where is (was) Klamath locomotive works located?
Has the son, Bill made any efforts to continue his fathers' business?
How might I reach Bill Holder?