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Re: Renovaters Gallery...and other bits and pieces.

Postby Renovater » Mon Jun 07, 2021 1:44 pm

Hornsby...beauty is the eye of the beholder...

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...and other bits and pieces.

Postby Renovater » Mon Jun 07, 2021 2:03 pm

This is a real good looker..."Mars" from the Vulcan Foundry....

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The drawing...

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And the real thing...

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And another very similar loco possibly for the same order..

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...and other bits and pieces.

Postby Daniel » Mon Jun 07, 2021 2:18 pm

Renovater wrote:Hornsby...beauty is the eye of the beholder...

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You did it again...!
See your first photo: again with the shy connecting rod...!

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...and other bits and pieces.

Postby Renovater » Mon Jun 07, 2021 2:30 pm

Daniel wrote:
Renovater wrote:Hornsby...beauty is the eye of the beholder...

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You did it again...!
See your first photo: again with the shy connecting rod...!

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Due to the force being applied, it was done to take the strain off the connecting rod bolts by moving it inwards...
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Re: Renovaters Gallery...other bits and pieces.

Postby Daniel » Mon Jun 07, 2021 3:40 pm

Ah...!
I see.
That sounds logic.
But then: why was not standard on bigger ones as those 2-10-2 and the such?

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...other bits and pieces.

Postby Renovater » Mon Jun 07, 2021 4:08 pm

Daniel wrote:Ah...!
I see.
That sounds logic.
But then: why was not standard on bigger ones as those 2-10-2 and the such?

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Maybe the bolts were thicker....?
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Re: Renovaters Gallery...and other bits and pieces.

Postby Mountain » Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:46 pm

Renovater wrote:Hornsby...beauty is the eye of the beholder...

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It looks like a prototype for a Lima pancake motor?

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...Steam NG

Postby Renovater » Wed Jun 09, 2021 3:13 pm

Decauville Mallet....

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...Steam NG

Postby Daniel » Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:00 pm

GREAT POST.

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...Steam NG

Postby Renovater » Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:21 am

A well posed photo taken not long ago at Threlkeld Quarry...i really like that building...

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...Steam NG

Postby Renovater » Thu Jun 17, 2021 6:20 pm

Moving to France...the Tramway de Villiers-le-Bel with two types of loco visible...

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Re: Renovaters Gallery...Steam NG

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