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by LVRR2095
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: POSTAL ISSUES please read.
Replies: 45
Views: 2098

Re: POSTAL ISSUES please read.

Burger in Spokane wrote:
Sat Jan 23, 2021 4:01 pm
Last time
I checked, Maine and Vermont are next to each other, and upon investigation, the two
sellers are only 45 minutes drive apart ! Go figure.
I live in Maine and I can tell you that Vermont is not next to Maine. You have the entire State of New Hampshire in between us!
:D
Keith
by LVRR2095
Tue Oct 20, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: H-O BRASS---and stuff.
Replies: 22
Views: 1263

Re: H-O BRASS---and stuff.

Wow, Keith, More Photos. Looks like lots of fun. You must also be a machinist. A couple of guys have train sets in their yards. I'll see if I can get some photos. Actually I am a retired railroad engineer. Just an amateur machinist who enjoys live steam locomotives. 227F22FF-DA25-478C-AB76-B99B3BBC...
by LVRR2095
Fri Oct 09, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: H-O BRASS---and stuff.
Replies: 22
Views: 1263

Re: H-O BRASS---and stuff.

Not H-O, but this is what I play with.

Keith
Live Steam in New England
Live Steam in New England
by LVRR2095
Thu Sep 03, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: SHOW US YOUR LATHE
Replies: 40
Views: 4241

Re: SHOW US YOUR LATHE

Sanford surface grinder
Sanford surface grinder
Just got this little Sanford SG surface grinder going.
It had been in storage for twenty plus years.
by LVRR2095
Wed Aug 12, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: SHOW US YOUR LATHE
Replies: 40
Views: 4241

Re: SHOW US YOUR LATHE

Not so good for Model T work.....but my little Derbyshire Model A is great for small work.

Keith
by LVRR2095
Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Where to start?
Replies: 26
Views: 3105

Re: Where to start?

Just a tiny point....but the seats on the touring look a LOT more comfortable than those in the Depot Hack.
If you want to take even a moderate ride...having seat cushions would be preferable.

Keith
by LVRR2095
Wed Oct 16, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FOR SALE: 1917 Model T Touring
Replies: 6
Views: 5138

Re: FOR SALE: 1917 Model T Touring

When I click on the picture to see a larger image.....it shows right side up.
by LVRR2095
Sun Sep 15, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Possible next project, any railroad guys out there ???
Replies: 24
Views: 3795

Re: Possible next project, any railroad guys out there ???

The Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway Museum has a Model T track inspection car built by one of the volunteers. It is an exact copy of one built by the Sandy River and Rangeley Lakes Railroad. The original is on display at the Owl’s Head Transportation Museum. Both museums are located in ...
by LVRR2095
Sat Jan 26, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OT lathe question
Replies: 12
Views: 3111

Re: OT lathe question

I find that I can get an improved finish if I take a second pass without touching the settings. Basically you are cutting a fine thread. If you take a second final pass you will knock off the tops off of the “threads.”
And the posts that recommend 12L14 (Ledloy) are right on the money.

Keith