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by 8thscale
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: WTB Railroad Warehouse SS Couplers
Replies: 5
Views: 2045

Re: WTB Railroad Warehouse SS Couplers

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Live-Steam-1-1 ... Swf~9Zasv6

Brian, This is the guy that bought Bob P. stock & patterns.
I've got his cast iron units are they are great.
by 8thscale
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: nuts and bolts in scale
Replies: 33
Views: 11424

Re: nuts and bolts in scale

I'll second that! Same great service as the original owners.
I placed an order via email, paid and got my order very quickly!
by 8thscale
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: HOW TO LOCATE J HAROLD GEISSEL
Replies: 7
Views: 2148

Re: HOW TO LOCATE J HAROLD GEISSEL

Here's a second part link. Thanks Bob

http://www.palivesteamers.org/pubs/gazette/2012_1-2.pdf
by 8thscale
Sat Oct 13, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: GG-1 plans
Replies: 2
Views: 1870

Re: GG-1 plans

by 8thscale
Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Father & Sons build project: Fitchburg Northern (2.5" scale, 7.5" gauge)
Replies: 36
Views: 20697

Re: Father & Sons build project: Fitchburg Northern (2.5" scale, 7.5" gauge)

As things go, there was a slight bind in the motion. John is studying the rotation to discover the source of the bind. ... As it turned out, the rear axle quartering was off .009" Would you please share more information? What was the setup to measure the error? I've heard of making an offset key. E...
by 8thscale
Thu Aug 23, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: LALS Fall 2018 Meet
Replies: 3
Views: 1763

Re: LALS Fall 2018 Meet

Thank you for the confirmation!
by 8thscale
Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: LALS Fall 2018 Meet
Replies: 3
Views: 1763

LALS Fall 2018 Meet

Can anyone confirm dates or tell me if there are plans for a Fall Meet this year?

I found 9/I4-16 in one location. I couldn't find anything on the website or Facebook.
Thank you
by 8thscale
Sun Mar 11, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: DRIVER PRINT ?????
Replies: 36
Views: 6555

Re: DRIVER PRINT ?????

An an FYI, here's the project.
https://www.facebook.com/oneinchgg1/

This was attributed to be GG1 quite some time ago when they were posted here ...
viewtopic.php?f=33&t=93514&p=250320&hil ... er#p251008
by 8thscale
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: SP NG Diesel #1 (GE 50T) - Triennial or Bust
Replies: 229
Views: 46167

Re: SP NG Diesel #1 (GE 50T) - Triennial or Bust

This year I am going to cross something off of my bucket list this year: The Train Mountain Triennial. ... I already have a mostly finished bobber caboose and am finishing a flat car for riding on. ... Welcome! Train Mountain is pretty amazing! It may or may not be a 'bucket list' item, I've enjoye...
by 8thscale
Sun Dec 10, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: pattern: 1" scale side frame
Replies: 3
Views: 1771

pattern: 1" scale side frame

I have a side frame casting pattern for sale. It is a nice two piece pattern w/ pins for registration. Detail is excellent, contains AAR & 1947 raised letters on the side. Spacing between journals is 5 13/16". This came from an estate, sorry I have no other parts. (Money is donated to our LS club!) ...
by 8thscale
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Reading Bobber Caboose drawing?
Replies: 13
Views: 3715

Re: Reading Bobber Caboose drawing?

Jan '89 Live Steam has a construction article.
by 8thscale
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Reading Bobber Caboose drawing?
Replies: 13
Views: 3715

Re: Reading Bobber Caboose drawing?

dash9, Are these not the same drawing?