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by NP5002
Sat Apr 04, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Tender Build Advice
Replies: 34
Views: 5895

Re: Tender Build Advice

Carl, I guess you can call me a big laze butt, but yes I used Flex seal in my tender. I found it at Lowe's or Home Depot I cant remember. It came in a quart can and I brushed it on following the instructions. Put one coat on waited 10 to 12 hours then another wait then another. It has not leaked in ...
by NP5002
Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Accessories specials from The Backshop ****ALL SOLD****
Replies: 7
Views: 2084

Re: Accessories specials from The Backshop ****ALL SOLD****

Recieved my goodys today Mike.
Thanks for the great deals they are most appreciated.
Dave
by NP5002
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Which fuel for this burner?
Replies: 9
Views: 2467

Re: Which fuel for this burner?

Hey Russ, I like to burn jet A fuel in my Yellowstone loco or stove oil. The jet A burns a little cleaner so you don't have to clean the flues as often. I found a place in town that sells it to me in my 5 gal cans. They sell stove oil as well. Just do a little research and you might find a source cl...
by NP5002
Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Valve for steam-operated drains?
Replies: 10
Views: 3476

Re: Valve for steam-operated drains?

Wayne Godshall has push/pull valves for cylinder cocks. Call American model engineers. 717-275-3273
I have two of them.
by NP5002
Sat Apr 15, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Die holder
Replies: 29
Views: 10077

Re: Die holder

American Model Engineering sells one.
http://www.americanmodeleng.com/id28.html
by NP5002
Sun Jun 12, 2016 1:11 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A champion is born.
Replies: 407
Views: 111883

Re: A champion is born.

Looks Great Paul.
by NP5002
Sat May 28, 2016 10:31 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A champion is born.
Replies: 407
Views: 111883

Re: A champion is born.

Looks great. You are a great machinist Paul. Can't wait to see her all painted up.
by NP5002
Sat May 28, 2016 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who is your supplier?
Replies: 30
Views: 7540

Re: Who is your supplier?

I get almost all my brass and steel from online metals. A great company to deal with.
http://www.onlinemetals.com/
by NP5002
Sat Mar 12, 2016 10:41 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A champion is born.
Replies: 407
Views: 111883

Re: A champion is born.

That's funny Paul
by NP5002
Sun Feb 14, 2016 11:54 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: New York Central Streamlined Hudson
Replies: 176
Views: 109222

Re: New York Central Streamlined Hudson

Sure is looking amazing Jack. You are an incredible inspiration to me. I try to learn something new from all your builds. Thank you and keep up the great work.

Dave
by NP5002
Sat Nov 28, 2015 9:07 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A champion is born.
Replies: 407
Views: 111883

Re: A champion is born.

Great idea Paul. I love your work. I also do a similar thing with the Yellowstone. It works great. Your amazing.