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4110 Restoration at ESR

Discussion in 'Steam Traction' started by pwsw5054, Oct 23, 2019.

  1. Kylchap

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    Thanks for the update. Coming along nicely.
     
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    The original side tanks that were heavily rusted and which have been replace with new finally go for scrap.

    4110 Tanks Bit the Dust.jpg
     
  3. Dunfanaghy Road

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    Bit of filler and a coat of paint ... ... ...
    Pat
     
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    Good job it's not an NRM loco! :D
     
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    5944 Part of the furniture

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    New build project?
     
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    Don't give certain dark corners of NatPres ideas. Pretty sure some new build proposals were built on flimsier suggestions.
     
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    As they are scrapping the bunker and the tanks - make another mogul!
     
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    30854 Resident of Nat Pres

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    I'm pretty sure at least one reconstruction has been classed as a 'rebuild' whilst incorporating less original rust metal. ;)
     
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    Even the Ffestiniog have never been so bold. Its also called Load Bearing Rust.
     

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