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Hello from Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Hello, i knew the steam HASBROUK-engines for a while and got one built by a friend some years ago in august 2016 from an other friend. When we tried it under
dietrich5507
Jan 27
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Ed Bommer Kitchen/Dorm and Dining Car Project

O Scalers, Check out some of Ed Bommer's wonderful passenger car projects.  He has many elements to help us all be a little more creative and daring in our
Jim Allen
Oct 28, 2016
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Re: New member wanting information and recommendations for an engine

Thanks for the information John. I am thinking the #10 is the way to go. Even so it might be a bit large for what I am looking for. I am wondering if it could
Tony Sprent
Jul 30, 2016
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Re: New member wanting information and recommendations for an engine

Hi John Thanks for your information re boilers and their manufacture. Actually I am well aware of the regulations regarding the design, construction and
Tony Sprent
Jun 27, 2016
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Re: New member wanting information and recommendations for an engine

You need to match the engine to the size of the boat you want and then match the boiler to the engine, You can’t just read up on building a boiler and then
john jones
Jun 27, 2016
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Re: New member wanting information and recommendations for an engine

Thanks John. Yes, and building boilers is something I have had no experience in! Maybe I should go for a smaller engine? Tony
tony.sprent@utas.edu.au
Jun 27, 2016
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Re: New member wanting information and recommendations for an engine

Hi Tony, I have built 3 of Rays engines, the #10 # 3 #5 in that order, I am an amateur with no training in metal work, I have An 320mm lathe and rf46 size
john jones
Jun 26, 2016
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New member wanting information and recommendations for an engine for

I came across this group when I was searching for a suitable marine steam engine for a small (4m) launch. I decided to go for a design which did not require
tony.sprent@utas.edu.au
Jun 26, 2016
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New to this forum.

My name is Ron Hermann and I met Ray in the early 90's at one of our South Orange seaport Society "Steamboat Only" Meets (model RC steamboats). I am good
steamboating_51
Jun 23, 2016
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Re: Mr. HasBrouck's #4 design

Hi folks,   somehow I seem to be involved in building a #4engine    ''Hasbrouck's''  design...much as I might like to , I am presently working on
JOHN MORTON
May 14, 2016
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Re: Mr. HasBrouck's #4 design

So Ron I understand you built the #4 engine. If so can you tell me anything about the specs?
bill.redder
May 12, 2016
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Re: Greenhorn interested in #4

what little i know about boilers leads me to believe a flash boiler would be something to seriously consider for the reasons your mention. i am curious about
bill.redder
May 5, 2016
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Re: Mr. HasBrouck's #4 design

thanks for the link!
bill.redder
May 4, 2016
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Re: bicycle boiler

thanks so much bruce for your input. i will take your comments to heart and i'm encouraged by some of your points. clearly, and gladly, i have home work to do.
bill.redder
May 4, 2016
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Re: Mr. HasBrouck's #4 design

hi ron, too bad you couldn't transport the contents of the site to one of those free web hosting sites. i think that's what they call them... i'm not the most
bill.redder
May 4, 2016
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