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Re: [FS32NGModelrail] Re: Trailer finished

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  • field Bahn
    Claus it is in a diffrent scale Gn15 if im not mistaken the running gear is similar to althern Sw1500 ? Gotta go Vlad ...
    Message 1 of 7 , May 31, 2003
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      Claus it is in a diffrent scale

      Gn15 if im not mistaken the running gear is similar to althern Sw1500 ?


      Gotta go Vlad


      >From: "Claus Nielsen" <clni@...>
      >Reply-To: FS32NGModelrail@yahoogroups.com
      >To: <FS32NGModelrail@yahoogroups.com>
      >Subject: [FS32NGModelrail] Re: Trailer finished
      >Date: Sat, 31 May 2003 22:06:51 +0200
      >
      >Per:
      >Railgoing stuf is actually at my worktable right now as I write!
      >
      >After finishing the trailer I have started a new diesel loco project. A 100
      >hp two axled locomotive built by a Danish contractor during WW2 on the
      >basis of Pedershaab-parts and drawings. Parts for the frame have already
      >been cut from plasticcard and the drive unit salvaged from an earlier
      >aborted project. Otto will know the motorbogie as he built it for me as
      >part of a project to build a Soviet MUZ-4. After I had made some parts for
      >the MUZ-4 I decided that I probably wouldn't use such a large and very
      >foreign loco on my Danish gravel operation. With the speed I build models
      >in I just didn't want to spend many months building a loco I wouldn't use.
      >Also no way to treat Otto... Now I use the motor bogie on this project - it
      >fits perfect! Wheelbase spot on and the wheels almost as well - the
      >original used old steam loco wheels - somewhat larger than ordinary motor
      >loco wheels. The loco will feature full view of the 100 hp engine, while
      >the cab will have to be more closed to make room for Otto's Faulhaber and
      >O-ring drive. The 100 hp engine is a part of an old tractor kit I had
      >laying around - a few parts missing and others going to other projects -
      >might as well kill the kit. The engine is a 15+ part white metal thing and
      >a kit in itself.
      >
      >As usually with my models this is mainly plasticcard. More later, photos
      >and prototype info as well.
      >
      >Today I spent a few hours in the garden wiring up my module. Nice to sit in
      >the shade, have a beer, listen to music, watching the kids play and solder
      >away on the wires! My idea of summer! Now I can actually play trains in my
      >library/hobby room! Just need to adjust the PECO-turnout I converted, some
      >of my locos doesn't behave in it!
      >
      >By the way, nice to see Paul's GT-2. Paul: Why 381 mm. gauge? and what
      >drive unit did you use?
      >
      >Build models and have fun!
      >
      >Claus
      >
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      >
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    • O&M Schouwstra & Van Barneveld
      Hello Claus, I am very curious about the new MUZ-Pedershaab-Nielsen loco. Same weather here! Otto.
      Message 2 of 7 , Jun 1, 2003
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        Hello Claus,

        I am very curious about the new MUZ-Pedershaab-Nielsen loco.
        Same weather here!

        Otto.

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