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Steam Locomotive Projects & Ideas

Steam Locomotive Projects & Ideas
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Kalmbach Publishing, Co.
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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Get the basics of modeling and operating steam locomotives! You'll learn to detail, kitbash, paint, and maintain steam locomotives of any scale. Includes information about the history of steam locomotive power and components of the prototype.

A History of the American Locomotive

A History of the American Locomotive
  • Author : John H. White
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 01 January 1979
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Important and beautifully illustrated volume chronicles the explosive growth of the American locomotive from British imports to grand ten-wheelers of the 1870s. Over 240 vintage photographs, drawings, and diagrams tell the exciting tale. Introduction. Appendices. Index.

Locomotive

Locomotive
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 1884
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The Model Railroader's Guide to Locomotive Servicing Terminals

The Model Railroader's Guide to Locomotive Servicing Terminals
  • Author : Martin J. McGuirk
  • Publisher : Kalmbach Publishing, Co.
  • Release : 01 October 2001
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Learn about prototype engine servicing areas and their functions, and how to model them on any layout. Includes tips and techniques for modeling trackage, structures, and other terminal details appropriate for the steam or diesel era.

Shay Patent and Direct Locomotive Catalog

Shay Patent and Direct Locomotive Catalog
  • Author : Shay Locomotive Works
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 01 September 2008
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In 1877, Ephraim Shay designed a steam locomotive that featured a side-mounted set of cylinders. These in turn drove longitudinal shafts, which powered the wheels of both the locomotive and tender. This ¿geared locomotive¿ developed terrific tractive effort. The Lima Locomotive Works of Ohio, produced the first Shay locomotive in 1880. A little more than two decades later, when this catalog was produced, the company was producing three different classes of Shays. The last engine was built in 1945 and still operates at

A History of the Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831-1920

A History of the Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831-1920
  • Author : Baldwin Locomotive Works
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 01 September 2008
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Originally written in the late 1900¿s and then periodically revised, A History of the Baldwin Locomotive Works chronicles the origins and growth of one of America¿s greatest industrial-era corporations. Founded in the early 1830¿s by Philadelphia jeweler Matthais Baldwin, the company built a huge number of steam locomotives before ceasing production in 1949. These included the 4-4-0 American type, 2-8-2 Mikado and 2-8-0 Consolidation. Hit hard by the loss of the steam engine market, Baldwin soldiered on

Annual Report of the Director, Bureau of Locomotive Inspection

Annual Report of the Director, Bureau of Locomotive Inspection
  • Author : United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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Locomotive Engineman's Manual

Locomotive Engineman's Manual
  • Author : W. P. James
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 01 August 2008
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Originally printed in 1919, The Engineman's Manual was intended to be used in the instruction of locomotive engineers, firemen, and railroad mechanics. It features dozens of chapters concerning every aspect of the steam locomotive power plant and control systems, including the air brakes. This high quality reprint includes all of the original text ¿ nearly 500 pages worth ¿ in an easy-to-read 8.5x11 format. It's a must-have for any fan, of the age of steam!

Locomotive Building

Locomotive Building
  • Author : Ralph E. Flanders
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 01 September 2008
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Originally created in 1911, Locomotive Building is the definitive text concerning the construction of steam engines for railroad use. Chapters include descriptions of all locomotive systems and their functions, including side rods, boiler, wheels, axle and diving boxes, frames and cylinders, valve motion, shop practice and more. Profusely illustrated with diagrams and rare photos, this reprint has been slightly reformatted. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text.

Perfecting the American Steam Locomotive

Perfecting the American Steam Locomotive
  • Author : J. Parker Lamb
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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"J. Parker Lamb traces the evolution of the steam engine from the early 1700s through the early 1800s, when the first locomotives were sent to the United States from England. Lamb then shifts to the development of the American steam locomotive, first by numerous small builders and later, in the early twentieth century, by only three major enterprises and a handful of railroad company shops. Lamb reviews the steady progress of steam locomotive technology through its pinnacle during the 1930s,

The Locomotive Up to Date: the Classic Reference for Steam Locomotive Engineers and Firemen

The Locomotive Up to Date: the Classic Reference for Steam Locomotive Engineers and Firemen
  • Author : Charles McShane
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 01 March 2007
GET THIS BOOKThe Locomotive Up to Date: the Classic Reference for Steam Locomotive Engineers and Firemen

When it was originally published in 1899, The Locomotive Up to Date was hailed as "...the most definitive work ever published concerning the mechanism that has transformed the American nation: the steam locomotive." Filled with over 700 pages of text, diagrams and photos, this remains one of the most important railroading books ever written. From steam valves to sanders, trucks to side rods, it's a treasure trove of information, explaining in easy-to-understand language how the most sophisticated machines of the 19th Century

The Baldwin Locomotive Works, 1831-1915

The Baldwin Locomotive Works, 1831-1915
  • Author : John K. Brown
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release : 01 September 2001
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The largest maker of heavy machinery in Gilded Age America and an important global exporter, the Baldwin Locomotive Works of Philadelphia achieved renown as one of the nation's most successful and important firms. Relying on gifted designers and skilled craftsmen, Baldwin built thousands of standard and custom steam locomotives, ranging from narrow gauge 0-4-0 industrial engines to huge mallet compounds. John K. Brown analyzes the structure of railroad demand; the forces driving continual innovation in locomotive design; Baldwin's management

Annual Report of the Director of Locomotive Inspection

Annual Report of the Director of Locomotive Inspection
  • Author : United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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Baldwin Locomotive Works Illustrated Catalog

Baldwin Locomotive Works Illustrated Catalog
  • Author : Baldwin Locomotive Works
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 01 September 2008
GET THIS BOOKBaldwin Locomotive Works Illustrated Catalog

Founded in the early 1830¿s by Philadelphia jeweler Matthais Baldwin, the Baldwin Locomotive Works built a huge number of steam locomotives before ceasing production in 1949. These included the 4-4-0 American type, 2-8-2 Mikado and 2-8-0 Consolidation. This 1881 illustrated catalog shows the company¿s full line of steam locomotives, from switchers the to the massive, triple-articulated compound model.

Exhibits Presented by the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen [in the Western Railroads Arbitration, 1914-1915] N. 1-5, 8-10, 15, 20-47, 50-89

Exhibits Presented by the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen [in the Western Railroads Arbitration, 1914-1915] N. 1-5, 8-10, 15, 20-47, 50-89
  • Author : Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers (U.S.)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 2021
GET THIS BOOKExhibits Presented by the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen [in the Western Railroads Arbitration, 1914-1915] N. 1-5, 8-10, 15, 20-47, 50-89