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by BobbyT
Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 43
Views: 34302

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

Viola, poor mans c/r.
by BobbyT
Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 43
Views: 34302

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

I squared up some h/r flat bar I had handy to make the binders.
by BobbyT
Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 43
Views: 34302

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

Finally have some time to dedicate to this build. The trailing truck is the area I am focused on right now.
Just got the leaf springs done over the weekend.
by BobbyT
Tue Feb 07, 2017 8:38 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 43
Views: 34302

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

At the rate I find time for this engine I should have it steamed up by June 15th.........2030! I have made some progress, The drivers are finally on the axles. I had to make new longer spring perches since the originals were a tad short. Of course now I had to make longer spring hangers.
by BobbyT
Fri Sep 02, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE- Scale Allen Mogul 7 1/2 gauge with tender---SOLD---
Replies: 10
Views: 5901

Re: FOR SALE - Scale Allen Mogul 7 1/2 gauge with tender

I am sorry it has taken so long to get better photos up.
by BobbyT
Thu Aug 11, 2016 1:38 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE- Scale Allen Mogul 7 1/2 gauge with tender---SOLD---
Replies: 10
Views: 5901

Re: FOR SALE - Scale Allen Mogul 7 1/2 gauge with tender

WJH,

The engine was built by Wayne Haggen himself. It is a nicely detailed piece, both mechanically and aesthetically.

Bobby T
by BobbyT
Mon Aug 08, 2016 9:17 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE- Scale Allen Mogul 7 1/2 gauge with tender---SOLD---
Replies: 10
Views: 5901

Re: FOR SALE - Scale Allen Mogul 7 1/2 gauge w/ tender - RED

I am assisting Wayne's widow with the sale of this locomotive and tender. If you have any questions please ask. I will try to get some better photo's up. This is a new engine, mechanical's are complete. Cosmetics are 98% complete, just need some details finished and paint. The price has been reduced...
by BobbyT
Mon Jul 18, 2016 3:18 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Dr. Wayne Heggen
Replies: 0
Views: 931

Dr. Wayne Heggen

With sadness I must announce the passing of another live steamer.
Wayne Heggen lost his battle with cancer. Please keep his family in your prayers.
by BobbyT
Mon Mar 21, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 43
Views: 34302

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

Goodness, has it really been 14 months? I have been working on the Pacific but not nearly as much as I would like. I finished the front truck. It is a modified Little Engines truck with new side frames and equalizers. The LE truck frames while being a very proven design, was too short for this parti...