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Introducing Model Traction Engine Construction Brand new item

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  • Closed: Thu 12 Jul 2012, 12:12 pm
Listing #: 491179908
Introducing Model Traction Engine Construction by John Haining. This book discusses the types of traction engines in a well illustrated brief history, choice of model, workshop processes and the tools needed for every stage of model traction engine construction. Profusely illustrated and full of interesting and useful information. Chapters are;
A brief history of the traction engine
Choice of an engine and deciding on a scale
Order of construction and description of the steam engine
Boilers locomotive and other types
Smokeboxes, chimneys, grates, boiler fittings and cladding
Cylinders and valve gear, connecting rods, crankshafts and bearings, compound cylinders, safety valves and lubricators
Road gears and compensating gear
Tender, steerage details, wheel and roll construction
Painting and lining, raising steam and driving, the engine outfit.

Softcover, 150mm x 210mm, 112 pages, b+w photos and drawings, brand new. Check out my other listings for more books. Im happy to combine postage where possible. Pickup is at Seddon.

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  • $3.00  Standard post no tracking including Rural Delivery
  • $5.00  Tracked delivery except Rural Delivery addresses
  • $8.00  Tracked delivery to Rural Delivery addresses
  • Seller allows pick-ups
  • Seller location: Blenheim, Marlborough, NZ

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  • Cash

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Closes: Thu 12 Jul, 12:12 pm. 2012