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by Joe Tanski
Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Holiday Special 3/4 scale Raritan casting kit
Replies: 0
Views: 213

Holiday Special 3/4 scale Raritan casting kit

Once again we are offering our 3/4" scale Live Steam Raritan 2-4-0 casting kit and Construction Book Special. Sorry to say we only have One kit in stock right now (due pending foundry delayed order) Only $560.00 with free shipping USA .These are high quality cast iron & Bronze Castings for building ...
by Joe Tanski
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Pump o-rings
Replies: 14
Views: 572

Re: Pump o-rings

on all my engine's with axle pumps I use Viton O-rings, I machine the slot so that i have .003 compresion on the o ring, and a slot width of 150% of the O-ring width .So if you are using a 1/8" wide o-ring I make the slot 3/16" wide . use only 1 o-ring,as two one will run dry and fail , and fill the...
by Joe Tanski
Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Power reverser for small scale loco
Replies: 5
Views: 2026

Re: Power reverser for small scale loco

I have one built for my new B&O 3/4 scale P7 (Friends Models sells the castings)nice to hang on the side of the engine for looks ,have tested mine on air design works fine , but I Will not have it run the valve gear,valve gear is hooked up direct to reverser screw in cab by rod that also moves rever...
by Joe Tanski
Mon Jul 22, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Cylinder Cocks Issue (Video)- Any Suggestions?
Replies: 14
Views: 2658

Re: Cylinder Cocks Issue (Video)- Any Suggestions?

if you close the cylinder cocks does the engine run smooth in forward and reverse, if not its a timeing problem!!!
Joe
by Joe Tanski
Tue May 21, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Locoparts 6" whistle
Replies: 3
Views: 1874

Re: Locoparts 6" whistle

Ok will let my friend know
Joe
by Joe Tanski
Tue May 21, 2019 2:30 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Locoparts 6" whistle
Replies: 3
Views: 1874

Re: Locoparts 6" whistle

is whistle still for sale
Joe
by Joe Tanski
Fri Mar 01, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Wanted 1" scale LE Sand dome casting-Atlantic/Pacific
Replies: 4
Views: 1595

Re: Wanted 1" scale LE Sand dome casting-Atlantic/Pacific

Ken I i have two sand domes cast aluminum for the 1" Atlantic/Pacific,also 1 sand dome milled out with a slot in top for two safety valves
$40.00 takes all three + shipping
Joe
by Joe Tanski
Tue Dec 18, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Smoke generator
Replies: 7
Views: 2200

Re: Smoke generator

Ben go to Harbor models, they make and sell RC scale boat stuff, that have smoke generators in different sizes
Joe
by Joe Tanski
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Nixon pump
Replies: 9
Views: 2399

Re: Nixon pump

Tom ,Keim steam pumps makes a nice single cyl westinghouse water pump, high quality ,check out his web site
for info and prices
Joe
by Joe Tanski
Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Propane Quick Disconnectss
Replies: 22
Views: 5731

Re: Propane Quick Disconnectss

For water lines you want full flow,no check valves.
Joe
by Joe Tanski
Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Holiday Special 3/4 Raritan Kit & Book
Replies: 2
Views: 1802

Re: Holiday Special 3/4 Raritan Kit & Book

Only two set's of casting remain,two sold ,a great year to get back to basic's
Merry Christmas
Joe