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by TahoeSteam
Sun Sep 23, 2018 3:16 am
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: New Forum
Replies: 9
Views: 616

Re: New Forum

Thanks!!!
by TahoeSteam
Wed Sep 12, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: 44th Annual Great Delta Steamboat Meet
Replies: 0
Views: 109

44th Annual Great Delta Steamboat Meet

The 44th Annual Great Delta Steamboat Meet will soon be upon us! WHO: YOU! Other steamboaters, dreamers, and interested parties. WHAT: The 44th Great Delta 1st meet. Started in 1974 it has welcomed steamboaters and like-minded individual's for 44 consecutive years. Not constrained by set-in-stone it...
by TahoeSteam
Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Steamboat Photography
Topic: 1970s DELTA QUEEN MISSISSIPPI STEAMBOAT PROMOTIONAL FILM 79654
Replies: 1
Views: 550

Re: 1970s DELTA QUEEN MISSISSIPPI STEAMBOAT PROMOTIONAL FILM 79654

Interesting film. Thanks for sharing your find. Who's the narrator?
by TahoeSteam
Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: New Forum
Replies: 9
Views: 616

Re: New Forum

As some of you may have noticed, we have a nice shiny new forum. Its actually the old one updated, but while I was at it I have also added SSL security, meaning it should be future-proofed for security. There are still a few things to sort out, but it is 99% there. Thank you for all the work you've...
by TahoeSteam
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Technical - non Engines and Boilers
Topic: Flag Pole Socket
Replies: 5
Views: 373

Re: Flag Pole Socket

Good eye Ron :lol: :lol: at least there was a relatively easy solution. I was removing a transfer case from a transmission in a customer's truck and using an expensive, but non-reversable, ratcheting boxed-end wrench in a very tight and inaccessible spot. It was all working perfectly until the nut a...
by TahoeSteam
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Technical - non Engines and Boilers
Topic: Flag Pole Socket
Replies: 5
Views: 373

Re: Flag Pole Socket

Not knowing where you intend to mount it and which flag it's for, I'll take a shot... Is it built with the rake in the wrong direction?
by TahoeSteam
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Sales and Trade
Topic: Semple V engine needed
Replies: 2
Views: 562

Re: Semple V engine needed

Hi Bill, I know someone with an original unmachined casting kit, as well as someone with a complete plant (vft-40 boiler and rebuilt engine). If you PM me your info I will pass it along to them.
by TahoeSteam
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Knocking ??
Replies: 10
Views: 845

Re: Knocking ??

You may want to swing by your local automotive supply store. Many sell what is commonly referred to as a "mechanics stethoscope". We've been using these for years and they're much more safe and effective when it comes to locating odd sounds, especially on moving machinery. Start from a location furt...
by TahoeSteam
Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: Steamboat Photography
Topic: 4 July Celebration - Philadelphia
Replies: 2
Views: 608

Re: 4 July Celebration - Philadelphia

Looks like it was a great time!!
by TahoeSteam
Thu Jun 28, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Rally Reports
Topic: Calstock Steamboat Rally 2018 - Cornwall, UK
Replies: 4
Views: 1204

Re: Calstock Steamboat Rally 2018 - Cornwall, UK

Great videos! Thank you for sharing!