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by Donhost4449
Tue Jan 24, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: "Tracks Ahead" at Train Mountain
Replies: 0
Views: 1791

"Tracks Ahead" at Train Mountain

Tracks Ahead visited Train Mountain several years ago, and Davd Baule has given TM a copy of the rough cut created for their show. Here is to living the dream! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXLpzhzExqI&t=20s

Chris Donhost
TM Social Media Chair
by Donhost4449
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:46 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: West Coast Rail by Accutie - straight and curved
Replies: 0
Views: 894

West Coast Rail by Accutie - straight and curved

West Coast Rail profile. Never used. 440' of straight, and 120' of curved rail available (32' radius, rolled by Accutie). $1 per foot - which is 25% off Accutie's list price. Shipping not included, located in Vacaville, CA. For more information on the Accutie system, visit: http://www.eprailsystem.c...
by Donhost4449
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Misc length Accutie panels - straight & curved
Replies: 0
Views: 880

Misc length Accutie panels - straight & curved

7.5" gauge - West Coast Rail profile. Like-new condition. Panels range from 2' to 8' in length. 113' available at $3.5 per foot - which is over 37% off Accutie's list price. Price will be further discounted for bulk sale (PM me for more info on bulk discount). Shipping not included, located in Vacav...
by Donhost4449
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Accutie switch - wye
Replies: 0
Views: 849

Accutie switch - wye

7.5" gauge - West Coast Rail profile. Rail was rolled by Accutie to a 32' radius. Like-new condition. 3 switches available (one built & never used)- asking $400 each. Price will be discounted further for bulk sale (PM me for more info on bulk discount). Shipping not included, each panel weighs about...
by Donhost4449
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Accutie switch - left
Replies: 0
Views: 716

Accutie switch - left

7.5" gauge - West Coast Rail profile. Rail was rolled by Accutie to a 32' radius. Like-new condition. 2 switches available- asking $450/ea. which is over 30% off Accutie's list price. Price will be further discounted for bulk sale (PM me for more info on bulk discount). Shipping not included, locate...
by Donhost4449
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Accutie switch - right
Replies: 0
Views: 702

Accutie switch - right

7.5" gauge - West Coast Rail profile. Rail was rolled by Accutie to a 32' radius. Like-new condition. 4 switches available (one built & never used)- asking $450/ea. which is over 30% off Accutie's list price. Price will be further discounted for bulk sale (PM me for more info on bulk discount). Ship...
by Donhost4449
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 10' Accutie track panel - curved
Replies: 0
Views: 703

10' Accutie track panel - curved

7.5" gauge - West Coast Rail profile. Rail was rolled by Accutie to a 32' radius. Like-new condition. 51 panels available- asking $40/ea. which is over 25% off Accutie's list price. Price will be further discounted for bulk sale (PM me for more info on bulk discount). Shipping not included, located ...
by Donhost4449
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: 10' Accutie track panel - straight
Replies: 0
Views: 756

10' Accutie track panel - straight

7.5" gauge - West Coast Rail profile. Like-new condition. 55 panels available- asking $40/ea. which is over 25% off Accutie's list price. Price will be further discounted for bulk sale (PM me for more info on bulk discount). Shipping not included, located in Vacaville, CA - each panel weighs 27 poun...
by Donhost4449
Thu Sep 08, 2016 12:53 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Quick-Disconnect fittings for air brakes (Part # needed)
Replies: 45
Views: 6332

Re: Quick-Disconnect fittings for air brakes (Part # needed)

I found my answer about water disconnects. Here are some with 1/4" and 3/8" hose barbs; really cheap. http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/item.aspx?itemid=23885&catid=743 I use these for my water and propane connections. going on 6 plus years with flawless service http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/31150466...
by Donhost4449
Mon Aug 29, 2016 9:24 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Train brakes for the little Mogul
Replies: 35
Views: 5328

Re: Train brakes for the little Mogul

Happy to help, Ray. I like Clippard, and use their stuff. However, their shipping fee is steep, especially when ordering a single item. I try to group my purchases from them. Here is another possible solution - these tanks hold around 3000psi for paintball guns. I have a couple extra tanks, and migh...
by Donhost4449
Sun Aug 28, 2016 11:12 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Train brakes for the little Mogul
Replies: 35
Views: 5328

Re: Train brakes for the little Mogul

I decided to use ABS pipe for my brakes on the electric & my LE mogul, max 60 psi. Works well. For those concerned with plastic pipe failure, Clippard offers stainless steel air tanks (link provided).

http://www.clippard.com/part/AVT-32-16

Chris Donhost
Vacaville, CA
by Donhost4449
Sun Aug 21, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Train Mountain: 42-car Mixed Manifest
Replies: 0
Views: 1448

Train Mountain: 42-car Mixed Manifest

I decided to squeeze in one last trip to Train Mountain prior to the kids returning to school. While there, we decided to "go big" by rounding everything up that was set out in the main yard, and go for a ride. This video is the end result. We only had three derailments while on the mainline, and a ...