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by BobbyT
Tue Jan 20, 2015 7:25 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale
Replies: 19
Views: 2974

Re: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale

chooch wrote:CONTROVERSIAL ?? Well I probably should Not post this but I say it like I see it.
Chooch, the purpose of this thread is to sell this piece of equipment for the widow of a deceased friend. Please let us keep it on that subject.

Bobby
by BobbyT
Mon Jan 19, 2015 9:10 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 37
Views: 26699

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

It always amazes me how life can toss us a curve ball. I am sorry for the lack of updates. With the loss of my dear friend Peter B., I have also lost my "home track" and equipment storage facilities. Thus the LE 0-6-0 had to be brought home and is occupying the engine stand that I should be building...
by BobbyT
Mon Jan 19, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale
Replies: 19
Views: 2974

Re: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale

Backhead
by BobbyT
Mon Jan 19, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale
Replies: 19
Views: 2974

Re: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale

Injector in the cab.
by BobbyT
Mon Jan 19, 2015 8:44 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale
Replies: 19
Views: 2974

Re: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale

The electric water pump rides in the tender/riding car as does the battery.
by BobbyT
Mon Jan 19, 2015 8:43 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale
Replies: 19
Views: 2974

Re: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale

Here is the saddle tank, fuel oil tank and burner. The burner slides into the fire box door.
by BobbyT
Mon Jan 19, 2015 8:41 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale
Replies: 19
Views: 2974

7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale

I am listing this for a friends widow. This is what I know of the engine. It is a 2004 Meg Steamer, 7.5 ga. 0-4-0 porter. Originally had a saddle tank which comes with it Currently set-up to burn coal but comes with an oil burner and fuel tank as well. Has a Chicago style injector and an electric wa...
by BobbyT
Tue Nov 04, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: cast iron piston ring source
Replies: 11
Views: 1949

Re: cast iron piston ring source

Little Engines has piston rings. That's where I got mine.
by BobbyT
Thu Oct 30, 2014 8:52 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: A new riding car
Replies: 15
Views: 2261

Re: A new riding car

Nice work John!
by BobbyT
Thu Oct 30, 2014 8:46 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 37
Views: 26699

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

SteamHeaton wrote:Nice work Bobby. I really enjoyed reading through your build so far. Looking forward to following along. Ray III
Thanks Ray, it has been a fun build so far.

Bobby
by BobbyT
Thu Oct 30, 2014 8:45 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific
Replies: 37
Views: 26699

Re: Boston & Albany K6b Pacific

The drivers are finally done. Turned, bored, broached and all the casting flash cleaned up. Now to find the time to mount them on the axles.
by BobbyT
Thu Oct 30, 2014 8:42 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: my project
Replies: 960
Views: 167896

Re: my project

Pam, your work is an inspiration, absolutely beautiful. The truck castings look great too.