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by LVRR2095
Sat Jan 25, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: First steam locomotive build-3/4" scale Raritan
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Re: First steam locomotive build-3/4" scale Raritan

A suggestion.....build the tender first. It will give you experience and you won’t be risking more expensive castings. And more importantly when you get the locomotive ready to test you will already have a tender that includes a pump to test the boiler!
Keith
by LVRR2095
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:45 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: New york style pump
Replies: 11
Views: 943

Re: New york style pump

Gee...when I saw “New York Style,” I thought we were talking about pizza!

Keith
by LVRR2095
Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 1.5" scale 0-4-0 Camelback Boiler, Castings, Drawings, and Frame ****SOLD****
Replies: 10
Views: 835

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

Ed Gilhooley used these castings to build his Forney.
Keith
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by LVRR2095
Sat Jan 11, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: 15" gauge railroad for sale in Maine
Replies: 3
Views: 262

Re: 15" gauge railroad for sale in Maine

Andy had a much modified live steam Cagney locomotive as well. That is currently on display at the Boothbay Railway Village. in Boothbay, Maine. Andy had a large collection of stationary steam engines including a very large marine engine from one of the lake steamers. How Andy dragged that up from t...
by LVRR2095
Sat Jan 11, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: 15" gauge railroad for sale in Maine
Replies: 3
Views: 262

Re: 15" gauge railroad for sale in Maine

That is the late Andy Anderson’s equipment.
by LVRR2095
Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Tender at auction
Replies: 6
Views: 687

Re: Tender at auction

And another: https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/80056402_four-piece-hand-live-steam-model-outdoor-train While there are some crude cosmetic touches.....the locomotive is a 1 “ scale Coventry B&O I-4 It looks like somebody bought a part finished locomotive and finished it without any mechanical sk...
by LVRR2095
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Steam Locomotive model drawings
Replies: 61
Views: 2737

Re: Steam Locomotive model drawings

Hi Dick....that link works a treat!
Thanks, Keith
by LVRR2095
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Steam Locomotive model drawings
Replies: 61
Views: 2737

Re: Steam Locomotive model drawings

That link doesn’t work for me.
Keith
by LVRR2095
Wed Jan 08, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Steam Locomotive model drawings
Replies: 61
Views: 2737

Re: Steam Locomotive model drawings

And Frank Birch designed several locomotives in both 1/2” and 3/4” scales. Also Calvert Holt of Greenwich, Connecticut designed several locomotives in 1/2” and 3/4” and 1 - 1/2” scales.
by LVRR2095
Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Steam Locomotive model drawings
Replies: 61
Views: 2737

Re: Steam Locomotive model drawings

Alan Armitage designed the 3/4” scale Atlantic that was sold by Friends Models.
by LVRR2095
Tue Jan 07, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Show us your milling machine!
Replies: 294
Views: 136389

Re: Show us your milling machine!

It came from a pattern shop where it was only used on wood. I added the Servo drive and the Trav-A-Dials.