GEARS
16-Aug-16
11-Sep-16
Oak, Hawthorn, Holly & Metal Spring
26 parts, 37 bolts (using 268 pieces)
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...Nearside Final Drive Gear
...Offside Final Drive Gear
...Differential Centre, 1st & 2nd Gears, Reversing Lever
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PIPEWORK
08-Nov-16
05-Dec-16
Yew, Holly, Walnut, Hawthorn, Smoke Tree, Ash, Mahogany, Mulberry
& Plastic Tube
45 parts, 30 bolts (using 271 pieces)
Details show:
.A..Reverse Angle
.B..Motion Guard, Nameplate & Offside Check Valve...
                      .C..Motion Guard, Nameplate & Nearside Check Valve
.D..Water Lifter, Blower & Exhaust Pipework......................E..Whistle
.F..Injector Pipework, Pressure Gauge & Water Gauge........G..Injector
.H..Bypass Detail..........................................I..Regulator & Bypass
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FINAL STAGE
05-Dec-16
08-Jan-17
Oak, Holly, Hawthorn, Elm, Mulberry, Mahogany, African Blackwood,
Yew, Ash, Purpleheart, Canvas, Paper, Brass Chain & Metal Spring
63 parts, 17 bolts (using 166 pieces)
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.A..Reverse Angle
.B..Cylinder Drain Valves & Pipe.............C..Steering Gear
.D..Steerman's Seat & Shovel......................E..Governor
.F..Switchboard Meters..................G..Chimney Extension
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Progress delayed due to swallow & robin chicks roaming around workshop from
17-Jun-16
CANOPY COVER, STEERING WHEEL & WHEEL BRAKE
28-May-16
10-Jun-16
Canvas, Mahogany, Oak, Hawthorn & Yew
33 parts, 10 rivets, 8 bolts (using 68 pieces)
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REAR AXLE SPRINGS & BACK WHEELS
13-Jan-16
02-Feb-16
Hawthorn, Mahogany, Oak, Laburnum & Yew
245 parts, 580 rivets, 8 bolts (using 977 pieces of wood)
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FRONT WHEELS & PERCH
01-Jan-16
15-Jan-16
Hawthorn, Mahogany, Ash, Laburnum & Yew
62 parts, 118 rivets, 13 bolts (using 249 pieces of wood)
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SMOKE BOX & CHIMNEY
03-Feb-16
15-Feb-16
Ash, Purpleheart, Mulberry, Hawthorn & Yew
19 parts, 36 rivets, 8 bolts (using 69 pieces of wood)
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CYCLINDER BLOCK & FLYWHEEL BRAKE
12-Jun-16
21-Jun-16
Mahogany, Corien, Holly, Hawthorn, Yew & Brass Threaded Bar
7 parts, 44 bolts (using 73 pieces)
Corien used for Cylinder Liners
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GEAR GUARDS & LUBRICATOR
10-Oct-16
08-Nov-16
Lime, Holly, Hawthorn & Yew
29 parts, 42 bolts (using 123 pieces)
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.A..Reverse Angle
.B..Offside Gear Guard.........C..Gear Change
.D..Differential.......................E..Lubricator
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Stage 16
3,124 pieces
MOTION ECCENTRIC LINKS
09-Aug-16
16-Aug-16
Box, Hawthorn & Yew
18 parts, 16 bolts (using 32 pieces)
Reverse angle to show details
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CONNECTING RODS & MOTION LINKS
27-Jul-16
31-Jul-16
Hawthorn, Holly & Yew
25 parts (using 62 pieces)
Reverse angle to show details
Stopping now to pack up for display at Gloucestershire Vintage &
Country Extravaganza next weekend
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CYCLINDER BLOCK FITTINGS
04-Jul-16
27-Jul-16
Hawthorn, Mahogany, Beech, Corien, Yew, Brass Threaded Bar &
Metal Spring
39 parts, 73 bolts (using 149 pieces)
Corien used for Regulator, Valves & Valve Seats
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Click here for Swallows
Click here for Robins
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ASH PAN & GRATE
10-May-16
17-May-16
Oak & Hawthorn
6 parts, 2 rivets, 6 bolts (using 46 pieces of wood)
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Progress delayed due to swallows nesting in workshop above lathe - 03-May-16
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CANOPY
14-Apr-16
25-Apr-16
Mahogany, Mulberry, Hawthorn, LED Lights
105 parts, 26 bolts (using 92 pieces)
Olivers made from Mulberry support the Canopy
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CRANKSHAFT WITH BEARINGS, FLYWHEEL & DYNAMO
02-Apr-16
14-Apr-16
Purpleheart, Ash, Oak, Yew, Hawthorn, English Walnut, Stainless
Steel & Corian
26 parts, 24 bolts (using 85 pieces)
Crankshaft & Bearings shown reverse angle behind Flywheel
Dynamo shown with temporary Drive Belt
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TENDER
25-Mar-16
02-Apr-16
Yew, Hawthorn & Oak
39 parts, 162 rivets, 41 bolts (using 279 pieces of wood)
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BELLY TANK & FITTINGS
12-Mar-16
25-Mar-16
Yew, Oak, Hawthorn & Purpleheart
27 parts, 152 rivets, 48 bolts (using 273 pieces of wood)
Lighting switches installed in nearside Tool Box
Batteries for lights within Belly Tank
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HORN PLATES & HEADLAMPS
24-Feb-16
12-Mar-16
Oak, Hawthorn, Yew & Ash
13 parts, 168 rivets, 31 bolts (using 254 pieces of wood)
Headlamps include LEDs, installed ready for connection
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BOILER & FIREBOX
15-Feb-16
22-Feb-16
Ash & Hawthorn
36 parts, 79 rivets, 2 bolts (using 130 pieces of wood)
Showing smoke box end & fire box end
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FIRE DOOR
23-Feb-16
23-Feb-16
Hawthorn
8 parts, 6 bolts (using 18 pieces of wood)
Showing fire door open & closed
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Stage 4
1,443 pieces
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Showmans Project - Detailed Construction:
Top
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Stage 1
249 pieces
Stage 2
1,226 pieces
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Top of page
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Stage 3
1,295 pieces
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Stage 5
1,697 pieces
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Stage 6
1,970 pieces
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Stage 7
2,249 pieces
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Stage 8
2,334 pieces
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Stage 9
2,426 pieces
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Stage 10
2,472 pieces
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Stage 11
2,540 pieces
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Stage 14
2,824 pieces
Stage 13
2,762 pieces
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Stage 12
2,613 pieces
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Stage 15
2,856 pieces
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Stage 17
3,247 pieces
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Stage 19
3,684 pieces
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Stage 18
3,518 pieces
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