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by Wayne Davis
Fri Mar 02, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Push/pull control cables?
Replies: 16
Views: 2859

Re: Push/pull control cables?

I used a choke cable from the local auto store on my cylinder cocks for my Mogul. This works great for me.


Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 1" lamps for sale ****SOLD****
Replies: 8
Views: 2724

Re: 1" lamps for sale ****SOLD****

You can get them from 1" railroad supply.

http://www.oneinchrr.com/CAT/detloc.htm

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: CAD for raw beginners?
Replies: 23
Views: 3801

Re: CAD for raw beginners?

I like Draftsight 2d CAD and it is free.

Wayne

www.draftsight2017.com
by Wayne Davis
Wed Oct 11, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Looking for small sqaure driver
Replies: 5
Views: 1550

Re: Looking for small sqaure driver

The Winton Mogul has 7" drivers with a square conter weight. I don't have a picture on this computer to add. I don't know if they are available any more. The last Winton website is down.

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Mon Oct 09, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Brass or Bronze?
Replies: 34
Views: 4674

Re: Brass or Bronze?

For something as important as a boiler I would order a piece to make sure you know what you have. Cheap insurance!

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: WTB: 3/4" scale VanBrocklin single cylinder pump dwgs.
Replies: 14
Views: 3324

Re: WTB: 3/4" scale VanBrocklin single cylinder pump dwgs.

This is an old thread, but I have just started looking for these plans. Are there any available that I could get a copy of or a similar pump in 3/4?

Thanks for any help!

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Pioneer Valley 65th meet
Replies: 12
Views: 2599

Re: Pioneer Valley 65th meet

Thanks for the pictures! I would love to see that much activity on our Iowa highline again.
by Wayne Davis
Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Pioneer Valley 65th meet
Replies: 12
Views: 2599

Re: Pioneer Valley 65th meet

Are there any pictures of the high line engines?

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Fri May 26, 2017 11:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 1/2 id flue brushes?
Replies: 8
Views: 2130

Re: 1/2 id flue brushes?

I use a black nylon tube brush and put it on a 1/8" brass rod. It is flexible and I can get all the flues from the smoke box. I spin it with a portable drill. It goes through a lot easier than the gun cleaning brushes and does a good job of getting the soot out. I have been using this method for 25 ...
by Wayne Davis
Sun Apr 02, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: New here!
Replies: 7
Views: 2287

Re: New here!

Hi Brad I am the Secretary, Treasurer, and web master for the Iowa Model Steam Engineers. Check out our web page listed below. I would be glad to talk to you about visiting the club track. Privet Message me your mailing address and I can put you on our mailing list to get newsletters when meets and ...
by Wayne Davis
Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:57 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Another New Guy wants a 10-wheeler
Replies: 45
Views: 7712

Re: Another New Guy wants a 10-wheeler

The Railroad Supply American is also an option. http://www.railroadsupply.com

Wayne