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by Sandiapaul
Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: BCA Jig Borer ****SOLD****
Replies: 6
Views: 2272

BCA Jig Borer ****SOLD****

I'm selling my BCA jig borer. It was a longtime goal of mine to own one of these rarely seen in the US machines. When one came up I jumped on it a few years ago. Soon after getting it an Aciera F2 came my way and while I'd like to keep the BCA I need the room and want to fund a new project. It is a ...
by Sandiapaul
Wed Aug 07, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Victorian R-CLASS 4-6-4
Replies: 125
Views: 53808

Re: Victorian R-CLASS 4-6-4

Very nice work! Could we see some details on that neat building stand?
by Sandiapaul
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Baggage Cart Drawings
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

Re: Baggage Cart Drawings

OK I think I found what you need, but you will have to pay for them. Looks like a good plan set however:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/4-Wheel-Railro ... 2936092235
by Sandiapaul
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Baggage Cart Drawings
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

Re: Baggage Cart Drawings

Sorry I don't have drawings but here is a link to some pictures I took of a cart at Susquehanna PA some years back

https://www.flickr.com/photos/20941728@ ... 0088724277
by Sandiapaul
Mon Jul 29, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: cylinder block.
Replies: 21
Views: 4142

Re: cylinder block.

I think Bob Reedy did this with his PRR Atlantic. That was a series in LS&OR.
by Sandiapaul
Sun Jul 28, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Anyone printing in wax?
Replies: 14
Views: 3211

Re: Anyone printing in wax?

Thanks Rich, parts look great!
by Sandiapaul
Thu Jul 25, 2019 4:42 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Anyone printing in wax?
Replies: 14
Views: 3211

Re: Anyone printing in wax?

Thanks for the info Rich. I have a friend with the Formlabs printer and he has offered to print for me(if I buy the resin of course!) This seems like the way to go, but it also seems like a trade-off, loose the whole step of making the model and then making waxes vs buying a printer and learning and...
by Sandiapaul
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: DianneB Passing
Replies: 15
Views: 3569

Re: DianneB Passing

Too bad I know her from here and Smokstak which I read. So sorry to hear.
by Sandiapaul
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:43 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 3/4" Scale J1e
Replies: 265
Views: 67017

Re: 3/4" Scale J1e

Jack,
I may have missed it but did you fabricated the door hinges or are they castings? Castings of those would be great to have, and usable on other locos too!
by Sandiapaul
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Anyone printing in wax?
Replies: 14
Views: 3211

Anyone printing in wax?

If so what printer are you using? Thinking about setting up for investment casting. PLA is also a possibility...

thanks!
by Sandiapaul
Sat Jul 20, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: USATC S-160 Consolidation
Replies: 47
Views: 28075

Re: USATC S-160 Consolidation

Thanks for the info on the casting technique, it seems to have worked well!
by Sandiapaul
Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Alcalde & Coalfield High Line
Replies: 186
Views: 77311

Re: Alcalde & Coalfield High Line

That is going to be a great track. Too bad for the squirrels!