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by Tamper84
Tue Feb 12, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Diesel Locomotive questions.
Replies: 3
Views: 2291

Re: Diesel Locomotive questions.

Thank you all for the replies. I will have to search these out. Is there a book or anything out that is like, so you want to build a love steam locomotive, but for diesels?

Thank you,
Chris
by Tamper84
Fri Dec 14, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Diesel Locomotive questions.
Replies: 3
Views: 2291

Diesel Locomotive questions.

Hey All, While I would like to build a steamer, and probably later on down the road, I am thinking of building a diesel locomotive first. I have been looking around the web and have seen kits for steamers, is there anything available like that for diesels? Like truck castings and the like? Any good ...
by Tamper84
Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:13 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Millrite vertical mill
Replies: 27
Views: 9921

Re: Millrite vertical mill

That is a nice looking mill!! How hard was it to add the dro to it?

Thanks,
Chris
by Tamper84
Sat Nov 24, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Millrite vertical mill
Replies: 27
Views: 9921

Re: Millrite vertical mill

Cool score. I'm working with low ceiling height and was wondering, what is the total height of a millrite?

Thanks,
Chris
by Tamper84
Wed Nov 14, 2012 10:37 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Interesting 7.5" Mich Cal Shay....
Replies: 31
Views: 7670

Re: Interesting 7.5" Mich Cal Shay....

David- If you are considering the Mich-Cal Shay you should also take a look at John Buckwalters 20 ton Shay: http://ngshay.com/home John is a frequent contributor to this board. He supplies castings and drawings to build a very nice loco. -Larry I have seen John's shay in person. I gotta say, it is...
by Tamper84
Wed Oct 31, 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: While the cat's away, the mice get busy!
Replies: 10
Views: 1720

Re: While the cat's away, the mice get busy!

Wow awesome friends you have there. But are you worried about your compressor picking up moisture from outside or anything? I see you are in Florida, but would you worry about cold weather with this setup?

Thanks,
Chris
by Tamper84
Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:53 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: The new logging line at Mill Creek Central
Replies: 3
Views: 1540

Re: The new logging line at Mill Creek Central

Good video John! Here is a video I took there.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ob-Brzdzjos&feature=plcp



Did you ever get those pictures I sent you?

Thanks,
Chris
by Tamper84
Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:46 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Another breakthru in 3D printing...
Replies: 5
Views: 2006

Re: Another breakthru in 3D printing...

Holy crap. Thats nice, but how much does one of those cost? I just kinda skimmed the article...

Chris
by Tamper84
Wed Oct 03, 2012 6:54 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Show us your milling machine!
Replies: 314
Views: 170072

Re: Show us your milling machine!

Nice mill!!! I wish I could find deals like that around here!!!
by Tamper84
Wed Oct 03, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Doubleheading
Replies: 35
Views: 8061

Re: Doubleheading

Those camel backs look very good!!! Again awesome videos and pictures everyone!!!!
by Tamper84
Mon Oct 01, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Doubleheading
Replies: 35
Views: 8061

Re: Doubleheading

Awesome videos guys!!!