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by Randy
Sun Mar 17, 2013 5:43 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: SP #18 Rebuild & Restoration
Replies: 2
Views: 3266

Re: SP #18 Rebuild & Restoration

To answer your question, no. As you mentioned we do have the Baldwin builders card and folio drawings, but nothing else. The most we have found is through the restoration process. As is normally the case, the bulk of the renewable components all date to the SP era. For example, both main rods are st...
by Randy
Mon Nov 29, 2010 6:23 pm
Forum: Western Narrow Gauge Discussion
Topic: Boxcar move this weekend
Replies: 8
Views: 6674

Re: Boxcar move this weekend

The other 2 cars are not going anywhere. The only reason this car was taken was for the C&C to acquire the trucks, not because it had to move. Pretty interesting that 2 LT&T boxcars have been placed back on trucks in the last 2 years.

Randy
by Randy
Mon Nov 29, 2010 6:18 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: SPNG #18 update
Replies: 3
Views: 2542

Re: SPNG #18 update

Here is update number 2 of work on the #18. Saturday Nov 20th brought major change to the 18 as the tender was moved out of the park and to the museum. The cab was also removed and sent to Olancha for rebuilding. In addition, about 40% of the tubes were cut out and it would have been all if not for ...
by Randy
Fri Oct 15, 2010 5:16 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: SPNG #18 update
Replies: 3
Views: 2542

SPNG #18 update

For those interested here is a rundown of what happened on the Oct. 2-3 work weekend at Dehy park in Independence on #18. - A gate was constructed in the rear of the park enclosure to allow the tender to be taken out. - Tender was disconnected from locomotive - All remaining "jewelry" was removed an...