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by holtSteamer
Wed Jun 10, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 1.5 SCALE LAYOUT SOFTWARE
Replies: 4
Views: 845

Re: 1.5 SCALE LAYOUT SOFTWARE

From what I researched in the past, there really isn't any thing out there. The issue you come into is the turnout design. A number 7 from accutie maybe different from a number 7 that club xyz builds on the ground. The turnouts can vary slightly from each other, you need those drawings of the turnou...
by holtSteamer
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings
Replies: 17
Views: 4451

Re: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings

FYI, this is not mine, I only have saved these pictures for reference, but this IS the HRC 0-4-0 cylinder pattern.
by holtSteamer
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings
Replies: 17
Views: 4451

Re: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings

Some more...
by holtSteamer
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings
Replies: 17
Views: 4451

Re: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings

More pictures...
by holtSteamer
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings
Replies: 17
Views: 4451

Re: Slide Valve Cylinder Castings

Here are some good pattern photos to reference regarding your exact casting outcome.
by holtSteamer
Tue Apr 02, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: 12" or 15" gauge, what is available?
Replies: 11
Views: 6590

Re: 12" or 15" gauge, what is available?

Mammoth Locomotive Works in Colorado I believe sells the Winton 15" stuff. http://www.mammothlocomotiveworks.com/

Grand Scale Parts sells raw casting of different 5" scale/ 15" gauge parts. http://www.grandscaleparts.com/
by holtSteamer
Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: Arborway, T.T. and NW Closed
Replies: 16
Views: 16847

Re: Arborway, T.T. and NW Closed

Check out https://woodsvalleyfarm.com/ for more information.
by holtSteamer
Sat Mar 25, 2017 2:58 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: Wheels Wheels Wheels
Replies: 21
Views: 15384

Re: Wheels Wheels Wheels

Craig is still selling parts visit his website at http://www.grandscaleparts.com/
by holtSteamer
Thu Jun 11, 2015 10:15 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Logging Demonstration
Replies: 7
Views: 2205

Re: Logging Demonstration

Here is a diagram that I have had floating around, don't know where it came from, but I have always kept it around.
by holtSteamer
Tue Mar 10, 2015 9:22 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Burner Help Please.............
Replies: 11
Views: 3001

Re: Burner Help Please.............

I have seen a steam donkey setup with a tangent burner and a firebrick lined lower ash pan that the fire swirled in as it makes itself around the firebox before going up the flues, given a longer combustion path.
by holtSteamer
Thu Mar 13, 2014 3:06 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: OCME Track Stolen
Replies: 14
Views: 3164

Re: OCME Track Stolen

I am sure the soda machine is meant to be a revenue generator that is low maintenance.
by holtSteamer
Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:13 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Joshua Tree Rudy Run & 15" gauge
Replies: 9
Views: 1756

Re: Joshua Tree Rudy Run & 15" gauge

Thanks for posting the pictures of our little gathering. We are glad you and Ray got a chance to pull throttle on JT&S's shay. Hope to catch up with you and Ray at Hillcrest for Reedley Railfest.