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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: 3736

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: 2980

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: 2980

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: 2949

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: 2549

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: 8975

Re: Another New Guy wants a 10-wheeler

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

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Wed Feb 15, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Another New Guy wants a 10-wheeler
Replies: 45
Views: 8975

Re: Another New Guy wants a 10-wheeler

To me it sounds like you would like the Baldwin Mogul from Banning Locomotive http://www.banninglocomotiveworks.com/products.html or the 1 in Washington from AJ Reeves http://www.ajreeves.com/washington.html You could add a driver the Washington of a pony truck to the Mogul.

Wayne Davis
by Wayne Davis
Sun Feb 05, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Just picked this mogul project up off of DLS
Replies: 43
Views: 9301

Re: Just picked this mogul project up off of DLS

If you did not get plans with this, the front 040 section looks like standard Coles castings, frame layout and valve gear design.

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Fri Jan 20, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: blow down valve for 3/4"scale engine
Replies: 3
Views: 1337

Re: blow down valve for 3/4"scale engine

There are plans for an everlasting blowdown in LBSC's Shop Shed & Road by Martin Evans. This looks like it would be the right size for a 3/4" engine. The valve body is 7/8" diameter.

Wayne Davis
by Wayne Davis
Thu Dec 15, 2016 4:00 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Cole or Hodges trailing truck
Replies: 13
Views: 4440

Re: Cole or Hodges trailing truck

Take a look at the string below. There is two or three pages on Hodges trailing trucks.

Wayne

http://www.chaski.org/homemachinist/vie ... &start=228
by Wayne Davis
Mon Sep 19, 2016 3:29 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Looking for Magazine Article
Replies: 3
Views: 2016

Re: Looking for Magazine Article

I have this on my Coles 040. I thought it turned out pretty good.

Wayne
by Wayne Davis
Thu Sep 01, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Mogul vs Chloe throttle
Replies: 8
Views: 2121

Re: Mogul vs Chloe throttle

Bill a PM sent.

Wayne