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by Caribou Doug
Sat Feb 11, 2012 3:17 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 3/4" un-machined cast iron truck kits
Replies: 16
Views: 3916

Re: 3/4" un-machined cast iron kits

Trucks look great!! Nice to see more in 3/4 scale. What is delivery time on a set?

Doug
by Caribou Doug
Sat Dec 24, 2011 12:55 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: For Sale Automatic Cylinder Cocks
Replies: 3
Views: 2105

Re: For Sale Automatic Cylinder Cocks

Do you still have the automatic Cylinder Cocks for sale? I am in the proccess of Rebuilding a LE American and will need a set in the next several months.

Regards,

Doug
by Caribou Doug
Mon Sep 19, 2011 10:51 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 3/4 Inch scale Live Steam 4-8-4 Northern
Replies: 1
Views: 995

Re: 3/4 Inch scale Live Steam 4-8-4 Northern

What are you asking for the locomotive?
Doug
by Caribou Doug
Tue Jun 21, 2011 12:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Stainless Boiler Thoughts
Replies: 16
Views: 2268

Re: Stainless Boiler Thoughts

I appreciate all the innput from those who have had more experience than I in live steam. I am going to proceed the rebuild of the chassis and get the locomotive to running on air. I guess at that point I will have to make as educated decision as possible to proceed forward with this boiler or look ...
by Caribou Doug
Mon Jun 20, 2011 11:36 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Stainless Boiler Thoughts
Replies: 16
Views: 2268

Re: Stainless Boiler Thoughts

Some images of the boiler in question.
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There is lettering on the boiler that states "Type 321"
by Caribou Doug
Thu Jun 16, 2011 11:54 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Stainless Boiler Thoughts
Replies: 16
Views: 2268

Re: Stainless Boiler Thoughts

All, Thanks for the feedback and advice on the stainless boiler issues. This boiler appears to be of high quality construction and does not appear to have been fired. I plan to snap some images of the unit tonight and will post them. During the diss-assembly of the locomotive, there was a white blan...
by Caribou Doug
Thu Jun 16, 2011 12:58 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Stainless Boiler Thoughts
Replies: 16
Views: 2268

Stainless Boiler Thoughts

I am new to the site but a longtime fan of the live steam hobby. As an avide model train collector since exiting the womb, I have experianced many great memories operating everything from "Z" to "G". In 1994 I had the pleasure of meeting a local (Clevleand area) retired machinist who was a seasoned ...