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by skyloop440
Fri Mar 22, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Little engines 1" line of engines
Replies: 33
Views: 6932

Re: Little engines 1" line of engines

Ok guys thanks for the offer of parts but I contacted my friend and all he is missing is the cab for his 1" LE 0-6-0 and he is just going to fabricate one so nothing else is needed.
by skyloop440
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Little engines 1" line of engines
Replies: 33
Views: 6932

Re: Little engines 1" line of engines

Thanks for the info all let him know, I do now that the Chassis is done and runs on air, and I believe he has the tender trucks and bolsters, he really only needs the finish casting Domes headlight etc. all can be made.
by skyloop440
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Little engines 1" line of engines
Replies: 33
Views: 6932

Little engines 1" line of engines

Can anyone tell me if the old little engines 1" castings are still available some were, a friend of mine has a 1" L.E. 0-6-0 that he needs a couple castings to finish up.
by skyloop440
Thu Mar 14, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Kozo Hiraoka K-27 engine
Replies: 178
Views: 32463

Re: Kozo Hiraoka K-27 engine

Its funny to me that you talk about knocking of the cylinder drain cocks, in the full size loco when the Rio Grande was still running them on dual gauge track they had to be careful when they shopped them not to turn the wheels to much or the counter weights would hit the rail that ran under it. jus...
by skyloop440
Thu Mar 14, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Main crank pin on different axle then Eccentric on
Replies: 9
Views: 2931

Re: Main crank pin on different axle then Eccentric on

I don't see any reason this would not work just fine, specially since the second and third drivers are solid linked. if you think about it even if the eccentrics were on the third axle the valve gear is designed off of a single point, when that axle moves up or down it throws the timing off just a l...
by skyloop440
Thu Mar 14, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Baldwin Narrow Gauge 4-4-0
Replies: 18
Views: 5201

Re: Baldwin Narrow Gauge 4-4-0

I have a copy of the original pholio sheet from the John Maxwell collection (before he passed) of the D&RG 4-4-0 American. I have the frame, journal boxes, eccentrics and axles all done plus cylinders, have drive wheel pattern about 90% done when I ran into foundry problems and stop work on this loc...
by skyloop440
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Bill Conner beam engine
Replies: 3
Views: 2007

Re: Bill Conner beam engine

Can someone get me the contact info for a Conner 0-4-0 plans also
Thanks Matt