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by Trainman4602
Fri Jul 02, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Mercer Headlights
Replies: 0
Views: 2748

Mercer Headlights

Hi All I will be making some headlights. They will be completed unites only no kits. They are set up with 12 volts and have individually lighted side markers. I will provide buyers with the number of choice for the side numbers. They will be painted black. Each headlight has real glass on both the m...
by Trainman4602
Thu Mar 04, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 1/2'' scale drawings
Replies: 21
Views: 12716

Re: 1/2'' scale drawings

Actually I (Dave Sclavi ) made these patterns the masters were 3D printed by two individuals. The cylinders and core masters were made by David Flowers. The drive wheels were made by Jay Gross JG Conversions. I mounted them made the core boxes and did the gating. If anyone needs patterns made I can ...
by Trainman4602
Sun Feb 21, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: NJLS 1983
Replies: 27
Views: 8955

Re: NJLS 1983

Hi All Yes I built three of them complete and the forth I did the drivers cylinders and boiler for all four. The 785 completed by Hugh. These locomotives are very powerful. I was able to pull 50 cars with one engine 774. Often you could see Ralph DeStephinis and me double heading. The bark was fabul...
by Trainman4602
Fri Jan 22, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: RMI Crossing Gates
Replies: 1
Views: 2268

RMI Crossing Gates

Hi all
is there anyone out there using RMI crossing gates I need some foundation specifications Thanks Dave
by Trainman4602
Mon Nov 02, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Smoke Box Stack Ratio
Replies: 12
Views: 8220

Re: Smoke Box Stack Ratio

I made three videos on this subject you can find them on YouTube under Trainman4602
by Trainman4602
Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 1.5 SCALE LAYOUT SOFTWARE
Replies: 4
Views: 4080

1.5 SCALE LAYOUT SOFTWARE

Hi All
Does anyone know of software that is available for designing 1.5 railroads?
by Trainman4602
Sun Apr 12, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Does anyone recognize this rail?
Replies: 4
Views: 4593

Re: Does anyone recognize this rail?

I believe backyard rails from Bethlehem foundry It represented 8 pound rail
by Trainman4602
Fri Apr 10, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE MIKADO LEAD TRUCK ****SOLD****
Replies: 3
Views: 5171

Re: FOR SALE MIKADO LEAD TRUCK

Lead Truck is ****SOLD****
by Trainman4602
Fri Apr 10, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Converting a Baldwin 2-4-2 LYN to a Baldwin 2-4-4
Replies: 882
Views: 302314

Re: Converting a Baldwin 2-4-2 LYN to a Baldwin 2-4-4

Charlie is the dry pipe pictures made of stainless steel?
by Trainman4602
Sat Mar 21, 2020 4:55 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: WHEEL TURNING PART 5
Replies: 17
Views: 12062

Re: WHEEL TURNING PART 5

Hi all I will be re posted these videos. I started with part 1 and every week I will add a part. If you want to know about my videos why not just ask me instead of guessing.
by Trainman4602
Mon Mar 09, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE MIKADO LEAD TRUCK ****SOLD****
Replies: 3
Views: 5171

Re: FOR SALE MIKADO LEAD TRUCK

Price reduction $500.00
by Trainman4602
Sun Jan 12, 2020 3:14 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 1.5' Hudson/ complete train for sale.
Replies: 6
Views: 7692

Re: 1.5' Hudson/ complete train for sale.

I DO NOT agree with that statement 7 1/4 has a world market I'm just tired of comments about 7 1/4 gage not worth as much as 7 1/2 gauge. My K4 is design to accommodate both gauges a simple re gauge is all that is necessary. shorten the main crank and you have if