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by PCLR
Sun Jul 18, 2010 8:55 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Steam up at the Lizard Light Railway
Replies: 7
Views: 4362

DolwyddelanLightRail wrote:Is "Dougal" a coal fired loco? if not what is that pipe doing over the side tank?
It's a fake drain cock set up off the boiler over flow vaule
by PCLR
Fri Jul 16, 2010 8:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: sweet pea
Replies: 10
Views: 5641

Nice! Certainly sounds like an industrial steamer, I guess that's the feed pump clacks bouncing. How long is that siding on your railway? the point is 24feet long it goes up in to my loco shed and workshop the noise is the ball vaule is the axel pump boucing around due to worn seats ./myff/825535/I...
by PCLR
Fri Jul 16, 2010 5:12 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: sweet pea
Replies: 10
Views: 5641

Nice locos aren't they,my mates have one, i toke it round Derby MES track (goes up and down everywhere) with 6 coaches and it was fu, i didn't do the whole track (only half), but my mate did 2 1/2 laps with it, very simple, but nice locos :D My club track is the Vale Of Aylesbury Model Engineering ...
by PCLR
Fri Jul 16, 2010 12:01 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: sweet pea
Replies: 10
Views: 5641

sweet pea

here is a video of my sweet pea locomotive which has had a complete overhaul <object width="480" height="385"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/JS0v485NpN0&hl=en_GB&fs=1"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="tru...
by PCLR
Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Show us YOUR 5" or larger loco!
Replies: 62
Views: 29763

sweet pea is now all fix and have just finish sweep the tubes and smoke box
by PCLR
Fri May 28, 2010 9:22 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Show us YOUR 5" or larger loco!
Replies: 62
Views: 29763

good to know it's fixed mine is well on its way to recovery super heater epair just need to put it back together
by PCLR
Wed May 26, 2010 8:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: show us your classic vehicles
Replies: 62
Views: 17896

oh cool i have a 1959 NSU quickly 2 speed moped in the garage got in runs for the first time in 39 years
by PCLR
Wed May 26, 2010 8:52 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Show us YOUR 5" or larger loco!
Replies: 62
Views: 29763

mines in the works as well as the super heater has started pissing out steam :cry: hope to finish it in the next day for two
by PCLR
Wed May 26, 2010 8:40 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Show us YOUR 5" or larger loco!
Replies: 62
Views: 29763

mhlr wrote:Image

My Polly 1 1/2, "Bluebell". Needs some work doing to it before she runs again, but won't take much *I hope*! Hopefully be in steam this half term.
whats wrong with it???
by PCLR
Tue May 25, 2010 8:41 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Show us YOUR 5" or larger loco!
Replies: 62
Views: 29763

his mine ./myff/786293/sweet+pea+q1.JPG My steam loco sweet pea ./myff/786295/IMG_0141.jpg My Ride On Railways Saddel Tank Loco 39 There is a video of 39 on u tube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eMQXXANpbGA shot and driven by a mate ./myff/786297/IMG_3629.jpg The other Ride on Railways Loco 49
by PCLR
Tue May 25, 2010 7:34 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

i also have two other battery locos as well
by PCLR
Tue May 25, 2010 7:20 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

mhlr wrote:Ah, Andy wanted that one but was put off by the steel boiler. Looks lovely though if you ask me. We will all have to go up to Joys of Life sometime and have a GRF 5" gala  :lol:
He should of got it steams like a dream
by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 9:30 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

it well
by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 9:23 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

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by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 9:15 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

yep but the tubes are fine got a hydo test next week end
by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 9:05 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

here are some photos of her on the dealers website ./myff/785492/0501010008%2520Maroon%2520Sweet%2520Pea%2520040ST.jpg ./myff/785494/0501010003%2520Maroon%2520Sweet%2520Pea%2520040ST.jpg ./myff/785495/0501010005%2520Maroon%2520sweet%2520Pea%2520040st.jpg this is her before her repaint and genrol ove...
by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 9:00 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

the loco is a 0-4-0 and it weels when pull hard
by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 8:57 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Marie Estelle hauls a load
Replies: 4
Views: 2592

beat it sound good
by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 8:53 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

very nice drove one this weekend very powerful
by PCLR
Mon May 24, 2010 8:35 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: I AM BACK
Replies: 24
Views: 9795

I AM BACK

Hi all been away for about a month for many reason the main one a power spike in my street killing all computers but i have great need i am now a prowd owner of a 5 inch gauge sweet pea saddel tank she has 1.5''by 2.75 cylinder a boiler with a 3 gallon capattity and a steel boiler which is superheat...