A Garratt In Miniature

How about a splash of colour!

The main steam in/out manifold plate has been soldered to the main body of the cylinders and holes for drain cocks have been drilled. This completed the major work on the cylinder lump and so the whole assembly was shipped out to Alsager Precision for some welding!  Once cleaned up and degreased a good coat of etch primer was applied to the set. The cylinders are now resting in a warm place while the etch bakes. Here’s where we’re upto…

The main steam in (threaded middle port) and steam out (outer ports). The Steam outs will be combined into one pipe…

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