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by NP317
Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor
Replies: 101
Views: 12480

Re: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor

Glenn:
https://us.fscurtis.com/product/ct-series/

And in your second picture I see the pressure switch/electrical connections in the foreground on the air tank.
It looks very similar to mine.
RussN
by NP317
Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor
Replies: 101
Views: 12480

Re: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor

Glenn: I will take a photo later today on the pressure switch and post it here. The switch is mounter directly on the top outlet on the tank, which is solely for the switch, and is where the incoming electric connections are made. The switch is a sort of cheesy plastic design, utilizing a metal pneu...
by NP317
Tue Mar 30, 2021 10:39 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: End mill won't sit square in collet
Replies: 24
Views: 2336

Re: End mill won't sit square in collet

James:
Great to hear from you!!
You've been bitten by The Bug, for sure.
Check your "Private Messages" above.
To be continued.
RussN
by NP317
Tue Mar 30, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Searching for SP's last ceremonial steam locomotive
Replies: 18
Views: 3100

Re: Searching for SP's last ceremonial steam locomotive

I'll take it!
Oh wait. I already have one.
RussN
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by NP317
Tue Mar 30, 2021 10:06 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: End mill won't sit square in collet
Replies: 24
Views: 2336

Re: End mill won't sit square in collet

Off topic:
Are you the same James Temple who attended University of Washington?
Photo attached from 2004.
RussN
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by NP317
Tue Mar 30, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 4 inch Clayton wagon Ports and Passages.
Replies: 9
Views: 1924

Re: 4 inch Clayton wagon Ports and Passages.

Now I see what your problem is!
No rails...
RussN
by NP317
Mon Mar 29, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor
Replies: 101
Views: 12480

Re: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor

So... Back to air compressors. Today I got my new PUMA PK-6560 all plumbed and wired in. Performed the specified 20 minute zero-pressure-run in, and then took everything up to pressure and tested the pressure switch and output regulator. All works as expected, with no leaks in my work. And this comp...
by NP317
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Socket head cap screws
Replies: 28
Views: 3531

Re: Socket head cap screws

I'm with Ben Franklin on this subject.
RussN
by NP317
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor
Replies: 101
Views: 12480

Re: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor

OK. That's more palatable.
RussN
by NP317
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Upside down images
Replies: 8
Views: 3408

Re: Upside down images

Thank you, Harold.
Some progress has been made, as my posted photos are now correctly oriented.
Who knows if this has caused other problems.
Software! PHTTFFFFTT!!!

Efforts are truly appreciated.
RussN
by NP317
Sun Mar 28, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Tommy Thompson’s 9” steam engines
Replies: 12
Views: 43385

Re: Tommy Thompson’s 9” steam engines

Thanks, Tom.
That brand new video history is really good! Latest info as of 22 February, 2021.
Thank you for posting this reference.
RussN
by NP317
Sun Mar 28, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor
Replies: 101
Views: 12480

Re: Your thoughts on a replacement compressor

OK Guys. Now I'm grossed out, wine or not!
RussN