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by GO&PRR
Sun May 31, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Camelbacks
Replies: 13
Views: 3487

Re: Camelbacks

Idea - Can take the 040 parts and rearrange to other wheel arraignments. Need a slightly larger driver - simply shrink on a larger tire, etc.

Write Iron Horse Supply: ihsc775@gmail.com for price lists. Thanks.
by GO&PRR
Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Driver patterns ****SOLD****
Replies: 2
Views: 1497

Re: Driver patterns

PM sent.
by GO&PRR
Sun Jan 12, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 1.5" scale 0-4-0 Camelback Boiler, Castings, Drawings, and Frame ****SOLD****
Replies: 10
Views: 2663

Re: 1.5" scale 0-4-0 Camelback Boiler, Castings, Drawings, and Frame

Hi All, Yes this is the Reading A-5. I have taken over this locomotive line from Mercer and offer castings under Iron Horse Supply. If you do a search in Chaski you will find many threads regarding this engine. 0-4-0 Sales photo.jpeg IHSC Business Card.jpeg Remember that this kit can be a rear cab v...
by GO&PRR
Mon Dec 16, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Needed - Drawing/sketch of Mercer Smoke Box Saddle
Replies: 4
Views: 2044

Re: Needed - Drawing/sketch of Mercer Smoke Box Saddle

Hi Grwdriver,

Sent you a PM.

I do have saddles in stock if you decide this will work for your project.
by GO&PRR
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Thank you FLLS!!
Replies: 6
Views: 2808

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: 29
Views: 15954

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: 2972

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: 20
Views: 3672

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: 20
Views: 3672

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: 2344

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: 29
Views: 15954

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. ...