Yokohama Live Steam Club

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Live Diesel

Here are some pictures taken in June, 1996 at the Yokohama LiveSteam Club, Japan.

This is a scratchbuilt EMD E-8 locomotive. This locomotive uses avery large gas engine (.45) to turn a basic can motor as a generator.

Details (from Left to Right)

  • Hand formed brass hood
  • Internal Volt-meter
  • Radio Control Receiver (On its side)
  • Control Panel with toggle switches
  • Generator (Under control panel)
  • Cooling Fan (mounted on access hood sitting above engine)
  • .45 Gas Engine (Car type)
  • Throttle servo
  • Receiver and Servo Batteries
  • Can Muffler and Lube trap

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