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no, never seen that either. having a chest gauge and knowing how to handle the throttle, its easy enough to manually regulate the pressure. just watch the gauge and listen to the beast
Here is the rust i found inside the locoparts burner manifold when i shopped the american. needless to say i was surprised be this "gift" a couple of the burners was plugged with this grit IMG_20180113_124752.jpg IMG_20180113_124800.jpg IMG_20180113_130039.jpg IMG_20180113_125224.jpg IMG_20180113_13...
- Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:05 pm
- Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
- Topic: Two brand new Chicago super scale injectors for sale .
- Replies: 3
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I agree, with Anthony at EE now picking up the slack with his fantastic line injectors, unless someone is after the name, I think the boat has set sail on those prices
- Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:33 pm
- Forum: Live Steam
- Topic: Cylinder Cocks Issue (Video)- Any Suggestions?
- Replies: 14
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at the beginning of the video, its very clear all four corners is getting steam. what type of rollers do you have it on. it sure seems to have a lot of drag. that said, you are asking about the cocks. questions, 1) was the cock supposed to be open or closed? 2) are they manual, steam or "automatic"?...
- Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:53 pm
- Forum: Live Steam
- Topic: Purpose of False Valve Seats
- Replies: 8
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hmm, with a model, the damage most really be bad to justify the need to add a new seat plate. and Stainless Steel or Steel are both poor choices. when it was time to resurface the cylinders on my locomotive, I just mounted them in the mill and used a fly cutter, they cleaned up with in .010. did the...
Why would you want to shut off water to your tender cistern? That would scare the heck out of me. I'd rather make a screw-in plug for the connection hose so that hooking up the hose automatically opens the flow, no chance of leaving the water off by accident. maybe so it does not run out through th...