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by Dave Bortz
Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Wanted Brake shoes
Replies: 8
Views: 1779

Re: Wanted Brake shoes

Hi;
Some brake parts are coming along from Superscale. I will pm you to discuss.
Thanks
Dave Bortz
by Dave Bortz
Mon Aug 05, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Thank you FLLS!!
Replies: 6
Views: 2239

Re: Thank you FLLS!!

Finger lakes 2019.jpg My hats off to the crew at the FLLS... Everything was well run, in great condition and everyone was more than willing to help with whatever we needed. Trying to get the Nixon, Kremers, Rittenberg, Nuskey "switcher" locos together was a great try that I would love to do again s...
by Dave Bortz
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: superscale
Replies: 3
Views: 1897

Re: superscale

Hi Drew;
Sure, please let me know what you need via PM on this site. Please include your email address.
Thanks for your inquiry.
David Bortz
by Dave Bortz
Thu Jul 04, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: superscale
Replies: 3
Views: 1897

Re: superscale

Hi...
That would be me... send me a pm and let me know what your looking for.
Thanks
Dave
by Dave Bortz
Wed May 22, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: SOLD Superscale Injector Starting Valve SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 1705

Re: SOLD Superscale Injector Starting Valve SOLD

Hi Folks;
I have those in stock, and have the standard 5/16 mtp female push pull starting valves as well. Send me a pm if interested.
Thanks
Dave
by Dave Bortz
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Brake shoes for 7" wheels
Replies: 1
Views: 1454

Re: Brake shoes for 7" wheels

Sorry... price for the set is $135, price for each shoe is $22.50 if you want more or less than six.
Thanks
Dave
by Dave Bortz
Sat Apr 13, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Brake shoes for 7" wheels
Replies: 1
Views: 1454

Brake shoes for 7" wheels

Hi Folks; One set of six brake shoes available for 7" wheels made from lost wax bronze castings. Hanger pin is 1/4" dia. Slot is 0.205" wide. Shoe Width is 0.630" Taper machined to match wheel taper. Price is $22.50 each plus shipping & handling. Please pm me if interested... Thanks for looking. Dav...
by Dave Bortz
Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Okadee Blow down valve sets
Replies: 8
Views: 3685

Re: Okadee Blow down valve sets

Hi Tom;
I am working on injectors as well as the rest of the product line Barry developed as well as a website and many other aspects of this adventure. Please be patient as this will be a process... Thanks for your interest and look for announcements on Chaski.
Take Care
Dave
by Dave Bortz
Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Okadee Blow down valve sets
Replies: 8
Views: 3685

Re: Okadee Blow down valve sets

Hi... The boiler connection side of the valve is 1/8 npt. The outboard side is threaded 3/8"-40 and is made for fittings to connect to it for filling the boiler, or redirecting the steam outlet at a 45 or 90 elbow down. The valves come with an installation and maintenance guide for the valves and th...
by Dave Bortz
Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Can you test a Superscale economy injector on air?
Replies: 13
Views: 3919

Re: Can you test a Superscale economy injector on air?

Hi Chet; Good advice by all... Some things I can add... Barry recommended spraying all the threads with penetrating oil prior to disassembly. I recommend, for season to season reliability, disassemble the injector to at least ensure the washer and check poppet stayed lubricated for the winter. When ...
by Dave Bortz
Sat Jun 16, 2018 8:13 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Future of Superscale Locomotive
Replies: 46
Views: 25603

Re: Future of Superscale Locomotive

Thanks Bruce, Mountaineer, Steve and everyone for the well wishes. Word on future offerings will be on this board.
Take care and Safe Steaming !!!
Dave
by Dave Bortz
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Okadee Blow down valve sets
Replies: 8
Views: 3685

Re: Okadee Blow down valve sets

Hi Folks;
Here is a comparison picture for size of the blowdown valves.
Okadee blow down size comparison.jpg