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by railgeek
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:20 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FOR SALE or TRADE: LESLIE RS-CHAMBERS.
Replies: 4
Views: 280

Re: FOR SALE or TRADE: LESLIE RS-CHAMBERS.

I have a single S chamber sans diaphragms I'd trade for those two. Do the RS chambers have diaphragms? Looks like it would cost me $23.50 to ship it down there.
by railgeek
Wed Oct 03, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: Locomotive Air Horns
Topic: Possible prototype K5? - Alberni Pacific diesel
Replies: 19
Views: 1214

Re: Possible prototype K5? - Alberni Pacific diesel

hilarious. hope it looks nice in your basement , or on your bigrig No need to be rude, friendo. I know it's not where it should be anymore, but at least it's safe. Back on track, I hope whoever saved this thing ends up finding this thread. It would be nice to know if they're going to restore it... ...
by railgeek
Wed Sep 26, 2018 12:53 am
Forum: Locomotive Air Horns
Topic: Possible prototype K5? - Alberni Pacific diesel
Replies: 19
Views: 1214

Re: Possible prototype K5? - Alberni Pacific diesel

To calm any worry, to my knowledge the horn was not stolen. Someone did see my video, yes, and the new K5 was donated to the society because of it. As far as I know, the original has been retained by the society, as it is kind of an artifact. I was told the individual who "gave" them a ne...
by railgeek
Fri Sep 07, 2018 1:23 am
Forum: Locomotive Air Horns
Topic: Possible prototype K5? - Alberni Pacific diesel
Replies: 19
Views: 1214

Re: Possible prototype K5? - Alberni Pacific diesel

That's a really early K5H, like Evansville said, it's from the 1950's. It's a first generation K horn (if K's had generations) with rubber diaphragm seats and garter springs like the P series has. It doesn't have diffuser plates. I'd like to know what the tag says on the #1 bell. I believe the horn ...
by railgeek
Tue Aug 28, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Locomotive Air Horns
Topic: Nathan P Bell Lengths
Replies: 7
Views: 333

Re: Nathan P Bell Lengths

Some of the info is already on this website.
4A bell: download/file.php?id=854
by railgeek
Tue Aug 07, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Hyson-Airchime #4 bell
Replies: 0
Views: 106

Hyson-Airchime #4 bell

Looking for a Hyson-Airchime or just Hyson #4 bell to complete a project.

PM or reply here.
by railgeek
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Locomotive Air Horns
Topic: May I please have some Leslie s5d images?
Replies: 21
Views: 964

Re: May I please have some Leslie s5d images?

Jazz_Bass wrote:I DO BELIEVE THAT HrON MIGHT BE AN S5A INSTEAD OF AN S5D.


SHOW ME DA PROOOOOOFFFFFFF :shock:



Sir, I need you to show me an S5A tag. Anything else and it's not an S5A.
by railgeek
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:23 am
Forum: Locomotive Air Horns
Topic: Data Tags
Replies: 0
Views: 197

Data Tags

Post photos of the data plates / tags on your horns here, the rarer the better!

I'll start off with my Burnett Power Saws Airchime Junior JS-1 #1300.

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by railgeek
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Locomotive Air Horns
Topic: "Let's see!" Thread!
Replies: 12
Views: 823

Re: "Let's see!" Thread!

I like all my horns, but these ones stand out: Sandcast K3H with placeholder Hyson Airchime 2 and 3 bells, and ultra rare ribbed back caps: IMG_20180621_180407.jpg IMG_20180621_180438.jpg 1950 spanner back cap Patent Pending Nathan Airchime M3R1, this thing has Pat. Pend. stamps all over it- IMG_201...
by railgeek
Mon Jul 16, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: WTB: Leslie #44 Horn Complete
Replies: 3
Views: 286

Re: WTB: Leslie #44 Horn Complete

I don't have a full horn, but I do have a BAF 44 bell in Leslie primer if you're still looking.

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