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by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Mon Mar 16, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: OCME Club Suspends Public events
Replies: 29
Views: 2033

Re: OCME Club Suspends Public events

That was one excellent find Glenn on the good doctor the information he just put up this morning about France was mind-blowing about your fever is the body's reaction to kill the virus and not to take anti-inflammatory over-the-counter anybody that can watch it on YouTube should
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: OCME Club Suspends Public events
Replies: 29
Views: 2033

Re: OCME Club Suspends Public events

Well this broke out 3 months ago the president was acting like it was fake news and now that's full-blown epidemic now he's agreeing with the opposite side how??? do you think some people are going to react !!!!!!! I'm with Harold on this one the borders should have been closed and incoming people s...
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Tue Feb 25, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Open Source GE 44 ton 1.6" Diesel locomotive
Replies: 20
Views: 9846

Re: Open Source GE 44 ton 1.6" Diesel locomotive

Funny you mentioned sp-1 Little Giant X1 that's my next project working on the truck drawings right now
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Does Anyone Recognize This Name?
Replies: 7
Views: 2139

Re: Does Anyone Recognize This Name?

This ain't funny believe it or not, I'm from barberton, Ohio and I work not more than 500 feet from the original diamond match company that by the way burnt to the ground!!!!!!! Also part of the property at work on I believe was part of the diamond match at one time,is there any way you can post a p...
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Wed Jan 08, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Possible solution for BP head problem?
Replies: 1
Views: 874

Re: Possible solution for BP head problem?

The threaded part has two more holes in 10 or 15 degree rotate that assembly should expose the two new screws there are two set screws on top of where the holes are also they retain the screws that work in the cam
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Tue Jan 07, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Timken 1111 (four aces)
Replies: 17
Views: 3948

Re: Timken 1111 (four aces)

Just to let everybody know the four aces that is in the Canton museum is Roy Johnson's, also Northeast Ohio live steamers has another member that has a 3/4 scale 4 aces that his father built very nicely detail locomotive and a good runner!, And I believe Brian keim has Sandy Jenkins 1.5 scale 4 aces...
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sun Dec 29, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Rail spacing for 7-1/2” gauge Equipment
Replies: 3
Views: 1881

Re: Rail spacing for 7-1/2” gauge Equipment

I believe at Dick McCoy's, Mill Creek Central is 7 5/8 , and at the Pittsburgh, Akron and Western railroad we use 7 5/8
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Thu Oct 31, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Run out of steam pressure after 100 feet
Replies: 40
Views: 9490

Re: Run out of steam pressure after 100 feet

I watched the video the engine has the blower on you're running propane, you don't need a blower to pull draft through the boiler ! only crack it just a little bit ,second when I heard that your fire has propane and running out of steam I thought of my friend he's got the same engine same problem th...
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Albert S. Campbell's 12" gauge 1902 4-4-0
Replies: 37
Views: 17987

Re: Albert S. Campbell's 12" gauge 1902 4-4-0

The sheet metal maybe was an attempt to balance even heat through all the flues or to slow the burn time down a bit for better steaming that would be my guess was there an arch in the firebox ? by the way this is a neat old engine can't wait to see it rebuilt!!!!!
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Tue Oct 15, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Building the Bellevue and Cascade Railroad Ox in 2 1/2 scale
Replies: 10
Views: 7576

Re: Building the Bellevue and Cascade Railroad Ox in 2 1/2 scale

One of the reasons why things in the shop move slowly not being able to measure certain distances but only with a tape measure is about as close as you can get! Now I have found a pair of Vernier calipers made in Germany four 75 bucks !! I think 7 ft long reason you asked why I need them that long i...
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Mon Oct 07, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Building the Bellevue and Cascade Railroad Ox in 2 1/2 scale
Replies: 10
Views: 7576

Re: Building the Bellevue and Cascade Railroad Ox in 2 1/2 scale

Very shortly will be able to start welding these four pieces together to form the frame sides, then we'll start building the ends with a coupler pockets in it, then start laying out for hydraulic motor Mount between the axles, and
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sat Oct 05, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Building the Bellevue and Cascade Railroad Ox in 2 1/2 scale
Replies: 10
Views: 7576

Re: Building the Bellevue and Cascade Railroad Ox in 2 1/2 scale

Back part of angle iron Notch out is where the cab is going to be, the clamped on angle iron is where the Eaton 11 hydrostatic pump well be mounted