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by JoeKahan
Tue Jan 06, 2015 5:19 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: What I got for Christmas
Replies: 22
Views: 3397

Re: What I got for Christmas

Thanks all for the encouragement. I'm looking forward to getting started but want to educate myself before spending big bucks on machines. I really want to build something in 7.5" but will probably start with something not as complicated as the Heisler as someone has suggested.
Joe
by JoeKahan
Mon Jan 05, 2015 6:37 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: What I got for Christmas
Replies: 22
Views: 3397

Re: What I got for Christmas

Hello all, I'm new to the forum because I got Kozo's Heisler book. I have no experience machining and almost no budget for tools and material. Talk about optimistic! I'm going through all the old posts and really appreciate finding all the info. Looking forward to planning and equipping my home shop...
by JoeKahan
Mon Jan 05, 2015 6:21 am
Forum: Build Log
Topic: 8 Years to start a Heisler
Replies: 16
Views: 8550

Re: 8 Years to start a Heisler

Andrew, I'm looking forward to following your progress. I just joined the forum because I received Kozo's Heisler book as a gift. Never done any machine work but excited to learn. Always enjoyed steam trains and can't wait to build my own. I've been contemplating building a battery or gas powered lo...