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by GO&PRR
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Thank you FLLS!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1907

Re: Thank you FLLS!!

What a great time! Have meet quite a few FLLS'er's at the Florida meets, so knew the drive up would be well worth it! Kudos to you guys for such a nice place and it conveys all the hard work everyone has put into it. And also thanks to all the steamers running, allowing me to have a coal smoke 'fix'...
by GO&PRR
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Watch out for the herd of Camels-0-4-0 Camelback history
Replies: 27
Views: 10500

Re: Watch out for the herd of Camels-0-4-0 Camelback history

FYI - I will be bringing up two kits of available parts to the meet. And an extra couple of saddles and spring kits too. Hope to meet everyone on Friday and Sat.!
by GO&PRR
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: A5a Camelback numbers - Please post yours.
Replies: 7
Views: 2049

Re: A5a Camelback numbers - Please post yours.

The Nuskey drawings say "Nos. 1147-84".
I have a No. 1173 built by Leo Meyers.
by GO&PRR
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Nusky/Mercer 0-4-0 driver width?
Replies: 8
Views: 1808

Re: Nusky/Mercer 0-4-0 driver width?

Hi John,
Do not have a web site yet but is on the list to do's.
Send a note to ihsc775@gmail.com and can reply with a price list showing what is currently available on the A5a.
by GO&PRR
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Nusky/Mercer 0-4-0 driver width?
Replies: 8
Views: 1808

Re: Nusky/Mercer 0-4-0 driver width?

Hi Paul, Looking at the two drive wheel views, the top one is for the 7-1/4" gauge version which has the wider tread at 11/16" and a flat back. Comparing to the next drive wheel view for the 7-1/2" gauge version, has a 9/16" tread. NOTE that this wheel has a 1/8 boss on the backside. This simply mov...
by GO&PRR
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Camelback
Replies: 4
Views: 1787

Re: Camelback

Hi All, My name is Ed Archer and I have purchased from Mercer the patterns, rights and such for this nice 1.5 scale 7-1/4 or 7-1/2 gauge 'old' 0-4-0 Camelback. There are castings on hand so if anyone has a need, please email me at the following email, Contact information is: Iron Horse Supply email:...
by GO&PRR
Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Watch out for the herd of Camels-0-4-0 Camelback history
Replies: 27
Views: 10500

Re: Watch out for the herd of Camels-0-4-0 Camelback history

Thank You Thomas for such a wonderful write up on these Camelbacks. Not hijacking this thread, just wanted to let everyone know that voiced a need; My name is Ed Archer and I have purchased from Mercer the patterns, rights and such for this nice 1.5 scale 7-1/4 or 7-1/2 gauge 'old' 0-4-0 Camelback. ...
by GO&PRR
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: COUPLER PATTERNS FOR SALE ****SOLD****
Replies: 6
Views: 2353

Re: COUPLER PATTERNS FOR SALE

PM sent.
by GO&PRR
Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: OPENING A CAN OF WORMS
Replies: 90
Views: 19046

Re: OPENING A CAN OF WORMS

This a very timely topic. We are building our portion of trackage and constructing to the 7-9/16" 'standard'. I have builds lots of track to this 'standard' while opening the curves to 7-5/8". We have noticed how the (alum) rail is wearing on the out side of curves with the profile of the flange cle...
by GO&PRR
Fri Mar 25, 2016 12:07 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: **SOLD** Steam Vacuum Ejectors
Replies: 4
Views: 1357

Re: Steam Vacuum Ejectors

I will take the other two. PM sent. Thanks.
by GO&PRR
Thu Nov 13, 2014 6:35 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Florida Winter Meet Schedule
Replies: 7
Views: 1424

Re: Florida Winter Meet Schedule

Hi All, Yes we are planning for the March meet. Presently we are getting things ready for the Dec 4-6 meet. Now that things have cooled down, will get to building track right after the Dec meet to get our Get Off & Push 'division' going. This will add over 1200ft additional trackage. Planning to try...