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by BobbyT
Wed Jan 28, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: WTB LE 0-6-0 cab roof casting
Replies: 3
Views: 1487

WTB LE 0-6-0 cab roof casting

I am looking to buy a cab roof casting for the Little Engines 0-6-0.

BobbyT
by BobbyT
Sun Jan 25, 2015 9:59 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: They just don't get it
Replies: 103
Views: 16505

Re: They just don't get it

My wife also loves to show off my 0-6-0 to her friends. I used to enjoy talking about live steam, but now I just go through the motions trying to guess how long before I get asked that one question they all ask........... "How fast will it go?" ugh. :roll:
by BobbyT
Fri Jan 23, 2015 9:02 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 7.5 ga. Meg Steam 0-4-0 for sale
Replies: 19
Views: 3210

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

Big Dave, my task is a bitter sweet one to be sure. I am honored to be able to help the families of my departed friends. The truly sad irony here is that this particular engine belonged to Brian Masters who passed away last summer. My friend and mentor Peter Bialecki had agreed to help Brian's widow...
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: 3210

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: 43
Views: 34157

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: 3210

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: 3210

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: 3210

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: 3210

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: 3210

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: 2134

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: 2430

Re: A new riding car

Nice work John!