Toy Construction #197: Gatto Reading train build Tender Almost there #3

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Blog entry by htl posted 03-26-2018 10:15 PM 1880 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 196: Gatto Reading train build Tender is on the table #2 Part 197 of Toy Construction series Part 198: One More Set Of Tracks »

Just some cleaning up and add the steps and she’s done.

This is one itty bitty ladder!

Well I hope your all happy I got the tender built. LOL
The project post is here'

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#1 posted 03-26-2018 11:08 PM

caboose now :<))

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#2 posted 03-26-2018 11:52 PM

I’ve already got two cabooses, do I need another one, I don’t think so.
Thinking about a 62 Chevy my first car or the Shop Smith choo-choo.
I made up a boiler cylinder for the Reading train that just wouldn’t work but if I cut it up, it would make a great boiler toy Choo-Choo.
Wanting to do the lathe work.
This was one of my first projects when I bought my first Shop Smith back around 1985.

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#3 posted 03-27-2018 12:16 AM

I just checked and T&J are back up.

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#4 posted 03-27-2018 12:29 AM

Coming right along and looking good.

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#5 posted 03-27-2018 01:32 AM


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#6 posted 03-27-2018 05:23 AM

Looks so good.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#7 posted 03-27-2018 05:56 AM

Very nice Bruce.
The tender will almost outshine the loco!!

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#8 posted 03-27-2018 06:51 AM

Well I hope your all happy I got the tender built. LOL

- htl

I am.

It is a great combination.


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