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by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sun Jan 27, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Gas hydraulic schematic
Replies: 14
Views: 4364

Re: Gas hydraulic schematic

For flow control it's just a ball valve roughly 3/8 to 1/2 in, forged bronze body 600 working PSI, John do you know where Neols Club is located in Medina County, they have a meeting Second Sunday of the month if you can come I can meet you there
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Gas hydraulic schematic
Replies: 14
Views: 4364

Re: Gas hydraulic schematic

John what state are you from?, I am from Ohio, the local Club I hang around northeast Ohio live Steamers has 1 engine with this setup one rod is for forward neutral and reverse the other closes the bypass which starts the locomotive to move
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sat Jan 26, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Gas hydraulic schematic
Replies: 14
Views: 4364

Re: Gas hydraulic schematic

Are you looking for the old rail systems with the ball valve bleed off also known as the two stick control
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: SD-45-T2 drawings
Replies: 3
Views: 2357

Re: SD-45-T2 drawings

On page 149 of Model Railroader cyclopedia volume 2 diesel locomotives, is a good side view front and rear line drawings, I hope this will help you
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Hydrostatic pump question
Replies: 9
Views: 2502

Re: Hydrostatic pump question

The 11 gallon log splitter pump that rail systems used it's cubic inch was.711, the Eaton 11 pump is 1.15 cubic inch in gallons per minute on that pump was around 18 gallons flow rate. I believe the 5.9 H series Cheryl Lynn Motors are the only ones capable of flowing that amount of liquids, my locom...
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Hydrostatic pump question
Replies: 9
Views: 2502

Re: Hydrostatic pump question

Also in the future I am building an SDP-45 Erie Lackawanna 3657 and I will do a hydraulic build series for the engine as when I build the engine I will do on step by step
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Hydrostatic pump question
Replies: 9
Views: 2502

Re: Hydrostatic pump question

I bought a non powered rail system fa from a friend of mine ,I put a Kohler Magnum 8 horsepower couple to an Eaton 11 pump the hydraulic motors on the trucks are 5.9 cubic inches Cheryl Lynn to this date no problems hydraulically been running since 2011
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Bucyrus steam crane
Replies: 12
Views: 3072

Re: Bucyrus steam crane

Mark the gentleman you're speaking of Was Daryl craft he was from Canton Ohio,and he was a good friend of mine
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sun Nov 11, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Bucyrus steam crane
Replies: 12
Views: 3072

Re: Bucyrus steam crane

I don't know if Williams bought the crane blueprints but I know they bought Plymouth locomotive blueprints
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Wag railroad 132 ton GE Center cab blueprints
Replies: 3
Views: 1715

Re: Wag railroad 132 ton GE Center cab blueprints

I'm currently searching on eBay for the issue at this point right now as soon as I have the dimensions I will start a build blog
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Open Source GE 44 ton 1.6" Diesel locomotive
Replies: 8
Views: 5216

Re: Open Source GE 44 ton 1.6" Diesel locomotive

The size of the 132 ton Center Cab trucks are 8 foot wheelbase??, I need to get back up to North East PA! I missed a few of the dimensions and The Equalizer bars this thing is a beast ,
by ERIE S-1 BERKSHIRES
Sat Oct 20, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Wag railroad 132 ton GE Center cab blueprints
Replies: 3
Views: 1715

Wag railroad 132 ton GE Center cab blueprints

A few years ago I took a trip up to North East PA, Railroad Museum, where the center cab is currently located and took some rough dimensions! what I'd like to have a set of drawings or blueprints to the engine any source anybody know??