1: frames and pedestal

Here is the engine’s frames, starting with outlining and defining the dimensions:

This detail shows the intricate cutting around the jaw that will later receive the axle box assembly. I don’t think there will ever be the way to know what it actually looks like without disassembling the real #1.

And here is the “pedestal cap” that will close the jaws:

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  1. Hello!
    im wondering if you could post or send the “brass pedestal wedges” and bottom “pedestal strap” drawings as i cant seem to find them in the planbook (which has become my project bible)

    thank you for being so helpful! if your interested we are starting a facebook group to bring people who love the DRR together. come find us!

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