H.K. Porter 0-4-0T locomotive with white oak cab and wooden flat car

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Project by FitchburgNorthern posted 05-26-2019 02:38 PM 830 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Scratch-built in 2.5” scale. Locally cast drivers for the loco. White oak stained golden honey and sprayed with semi-gloss poly cab. Heart poplar frame on flat car with ship-lapped maple decking recycled from our kitchen rebuild.

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#1 posted 05-26-2019 03:09 PM

Wow! Nice job!!
That’s going to be so nice.

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#2 posted 05-26-2019 03:37 PM

Nice build. We have one at the narrow gauge museum where I volunteer doing restoration work.

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#3 posted 05-26-2019 04:07 PM

Beautiful work!

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#4 posted 05-26-2019 05:50 PM

Choo-Choo and away we go!

Fantiastic work.

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#5 posted 05-26-2019 08:47 PM

Beautiful work..

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#6 posted 05-27-2019 12:01 PM

Wow! Looks Great! Welcome to Lumberjocks neighbor!

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#7 posted 05-28-2019 12:49 AM


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#8 posted 05-28-2019 10:18 AM

Now that’s something I’d love to see more photos of as for sure it’s beautiful…

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#9 posted 07-10-2019 03:50 AM

I have always wanted to make one but never did.

yours is beautiful.
great work

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#10 posted 07-10-2019 04:02 AM

I have always wanted to make one but never did.

yours is beautiful.
great work

- lanwater

You should do it, my friend!!
(good to see you around) :)))

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