Ab Steam Loco Build https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/ Ab Steam Loco Build The weekend work bench of 4 modellers https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154731115 154731115 My work space Tidy for once https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154731119 154731119 Tender rear All the detail added, light is a 12v GOW. ladders and coupler to be fitted https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154730911 154730911 Tender front https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154730912 154730912 Tender side Added feature was the placing of the coupler box and knuckle connector inside https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154730913 154730913 Side profile of tender https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154731118 154731118 Tender bogies - chains fitted https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154731120 154731120 Boiler tube Boiler casting not the best, joins didn't align on the bands so filed them all off and fitted new boiler bands from brass mini strip https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154731116 154731116 Boiler tube - filing off the bands https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154731117 154731117 hand rail and light fitting to boiler Wire is just temp to hold knurled post. main light 12v GOW temp fitted then light to be soldered in place and light refitted thru back of light fitting https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154730914 154730914 Ab loco build About 75% completed after a weekend model build. Boiler bands can be just seen. https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154730137 154730137 90% complete Bit more piping and such https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154820613 154820613 Fresh coat of paint All parts got a coat of saturn black, will leave to cure for a few days then re-assemble the model, clean the wheels, insert decoder and connect lights up. https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156887767 156887767 Ab loco Loksound decoder fitted and tested, now to glaze,decal and weather. https://nzrmodeling.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=157379674 157379674