View single post by MinerFortyNiner
 Posted: Fri Apr 15th, 2011 01:47 am
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Joined: Sun Sep 24th, 2006
Location: Arizona USA
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Heh...what's not to love with 20 inch gauge? And switchbacks? Nothing better! I look forward to watching your progress.

I actually took a Bachmann 0-4-0 Porter, regauged the wheels to 20", and ground the frame down to accept the narrowed wheelsets. I haven't figured out how to modify the drivetrain, but it rolls just fine. It can be done!

Last edited on Fri Apr 15th, 2011 01:49 am by MinerFortyNiner

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