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 Posted: Mon Mar 7th, 2016 02:21 am
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Salada



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Herb Kephart wrote: Driver steam brake?

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Herb: All steam loco brakes require an operating cylinder*, whether steam, air pressure or vacuum. *Usually, but not always, situated near the trailing (rear) of the frames (chassis) where the cylinder piston rods can act directly, or via a crank lever, onto the brake rigging rod ends.

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