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by tsph6500
Fri Feb 24, 2006 7:18 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: propane tanks and steamers.
Replies: 31
Views: 6422

Re: Propane car

Of course, let me ask the obvious question...when was the last time a car fell OFF the high line and ended up on the ground? Are we worrying about something unnecessarily? I've witnessed a few locomotives hit the ground off hi-lines. One was taken off when the engineer tried to look under his ridin...
by tsph6500
Tue Feb 21, 2006 4:29 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Groovy track?
Replies: 11
Views: 2339

The steel tube has rounded corners which should be kinder to the cast iron flanges than the sharp corners of bar stock. Good afternoon, As Will has mentioned, we use bar stock for rail at Montreal and we have a severe enviromnment. The summer temps hit 95F and the winter drops that to -15F. The rai...