Well I'm starting a new project, and hope it will end better than the previous two projects, which I must admit, has been placed on the "might work one day" shelf.
The new project is a 45mm Loco - the 020 DeCauville, just like this ...
As I've had some difficulties with the steam valve on my Padle Steam Engine, I needed a new project.
I have now just finished a paint brush, and this work very well, at least when tested with water
Any comment is welcome
Hi to you all
I have started to think about building a bench top mill of my own.
I got this crazy idea to make the machine base in reenforced concrite, and would like to hear some comments on this idea.
I have only been able to find very little on this subject on the internet, mainly about CNC...
Should you ever get tired of building engines (god forbit), maybe a contraption like this could be a challenge
Not sure where to obtain plans for the project :big: :big:
Well I finally got started on my next project.
It will be an engine type looking a bit like the ones used in paddle steamers, the type where the paddle wheel was behind the hull.
A CAD of the hole project :
The project so far :
I also would like to show a close up on the...
Now my next project is finished in the virtual world, now I have to go to the shop and see if I can make the pile of material tranform into something that will look like the digital form.
Any comment is welcome before I start cutting metal