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by johnpenn74
Mon Nov 21, 2011 2:34 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Food for thought
Replies: 11
Views: 1396

Re: Food for thought

A few years back I worked in the nuclear industry. I do recall one rule, 5059 determinations, I think, where the rule was about a half a page but the explanation, interpretation and application of the rule was a manual about 2 inches thick.
by johnpenn74
Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:55 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Building the Southern Railway PS-4 Frame
Replies: 256
Views: 39992

Re: Building the Southern Railway PS-4 Frame

Gotta add my two cents... I disagree with everyone reguarding either 1) pins of any orientation or 2) Tapped holes 3)nonintegrated keys on binders. As Joe Whitaker once told me, the prototype spent 100 years (1850 - 1950 roughly) evolving the design and fabrication methods. Tapping into the frames s...