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by jessebanning
Sat Feb 24, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Old time box car
Replies: 5
Views: 1910

Re: Old time box car

Here are some more photos to date
by jessebanning
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Old time box car
Replies: 5
Views: 1910

Old time box car

There is a video of it on Facebook on the Banning Locomotive Works page
by jessebanning
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Old time box car
Replies: 5
Views: 1910

Old time box car

A few more shots.
by jessebanning
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Old time box car
Replies: 5
Views: 1910

Old time box car

Here is the new "old time" box car. It is made from oak and available for $1500 R-T-R
by jessebanning
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:40 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Old time box car
Replies: 5
Views: 1910

Old time box car

Anthony's 3/16" injector will be perfect for that engine. We are also producing the box car out of oak. I had to switch foundries due to lack of return times. We are slowly getting inventory back up for all engines and also have some slick new 3D printed parts for the engines as well as other modifi...
by jessebanning
Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Train Mountain Triennial vendors wanted
Replies: 8
Views: 3018

Re: Train Mountain Triennial vendors wanted

I have always wanted to go there. My first invite was 22 years ago. Unfortunately Banning Locomotive Works does not have any fuel friendly locomotives to run. I thought of going as a vendor but having coal fired locomotives, we are prohibited to run. Maybe one of these days we will have an eco frien...
by jessebanning
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:32 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: LE American Chassis and steel boiler parts
Replies: 13
Views: 7360

Re: LE American Chassis and steel boiler parts

Great price, great deal. Basically the cost of the rough casting kit. A lot of the machine work is done.
by jessebanning
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: LE American & cross-head pumps?
Replies: 15
Views: 2765

Re: LE American & cross-head pumps?

The original crosshead pumps on the American were .1875" diameter rams, later they became .250" which added a little more displacement. I am currently building two of these engines and will find out if the larger bore was sufficient.
by jessebanning
Thu Aug 24, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Eureka Project
Replies: 183
Views: 45949

Re: Eureka Project

Interesting. The drawings from Baldwin call it a Drip Funnel. Maybe tundish is European.
by jessebanning
Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Eureka Project
Replies: 183
Views: 45949

Re: Eureka Project

Some updates. Installed drip funnel from Larry Fisher of Fisher Detail Foundry. Relocated the water glass to correct position and size.
by jessebanning
Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Eureka Project
Replies: 183
Views: 45949

Re: Eureka Project

The running boards are rough cut. Three boards are biscuit joined and glued together to make the one running board. They are cut from oak.
by jessebanning
Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Eureka Project
Replies: 183
Views: 45949

Re: Eureka Project

The cab deck boards are cut from oak. The rear braces/supports will be finished tomorrow when the material arrives.