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by Steamin
Thu Oct 16, 2003 8:26 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Flex Trac?
Replies: 13
Views: 1587

Re: Flex Trac - Switch Frog

Attached is a photo of some more ready made track-a switch frog and points tied down in a gondola. This was at the BNSF Springfield shops May 2001.

Denis
by Steamin
Wed Sep 17, 2003 10:26 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: bubbles in the sight glass?????
Replies: 16
Views: 2825

Re: bubbles in the sight glass?????

I wonder if there could be partial blockage between the boiler backhead and interior firebox sheets, causing the steam bubbles to flow through the waterglass around the obstruction. If the obstruction was above the lower waterglass fitting, the roiling steam and water would exert slightly higher pre...
by Steamin
Thu Jun 26, 2003 11:33 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Has anyone heard from Mike at Railroad Supply?
Replies: 4
Views: 1245

Re: Has anyone heard from Mike at Railroad Supply?

Thanks for the encouragement. I'll keep trying to get those side rods...

Denis (dreamin of steamin....)
by Steamin
Wed Jun 25, 2003 8:53 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Has anyone heard from Mike at Railroad Supply?
Replies: 4
Views: 1245

Has anyone heard from Mike at Railroad Supply?

Folks, as a long-time 'lurker' to this board I thought someone might be able to help me out. I've have not been able to get in touch with Mike at Railroad Supply so far this month (June), and I'm wondering if anyone else has talked to him. I know this is Train Mountain month and also family vacation...