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by Maltelec
Sun Jun 02, 2013 11:25 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Classic Steam Engineering Forum looking for a home?
Replies: 2
Views: 2280

Re: Classic Steam Engineering Forum looking for a home?

It is tricky to host a 2nd forum within the same database, easy to mess things right up if you don't know what you are doing, and believe me, I have no idea!
by Maltelec
Tue May 14, 2013 7:53 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Elliott Bay No.2 Running
Replies: 9
Views: 4698

Elliott Bay No.2 Running

by Maltelec
Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:09 am
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Just bought steamboat
Replies: 5
Views: 5930

Re: Just bought steamboat

Hi Mike As far as I know for Windermere you need the required insurance (which means a boiler test, which can be done through the SBA Services) and you need to register your boat for the lake - this is done at the Wardens Office at Ferry Nab. Other than that a bucket of common sense, coal, matches a...
by Maltelec
Sun Dec 23, 2012 5:54 pm
Forum: Rally Reports
Topic: Windermere 2012 Part 2
Replies: 5
Views: 4999

Re: Windermere 2012 Part 2

Photo's by John Widdaker: http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff82/Thesteamboatforum/Windermere2012/Part%202/P1010001_zps5d56c24c.jpg http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff82/Thesteamboatforum/Windermere2012/Part%202/P1010116_zps7bb0d8ff.jpg http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff82/Thesteamboatforum/Wi...
by Maltelec
Sun Dec 23, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: Rally Reports
Topic: Windermere 2012 Part 2
Replies: 5
Views: 4999

Windermere 2012 Part 2

Photo's below.
by Maltelec
Fri Oct 19, 2012 10:28 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Steamboat Video
Replies: 12
Views: 6720

Re: Steamboat Video

I have done two videos of how to (and not to) do things on a steam boat. The 2nd video is perhaps more use than the first:





I will be doing more later when I get chance.
by Maltelec
Fri Oct 19, 2012 10:25 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: River Thames Video from 1935
Replies: 0
Views: 1944

River Thames Video from 1935

Here is the link to the Video:

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=788_1350612457

It shows several steam boats, including a good close up of the Dartford, which was torpedoed and sunk by U-124 south of Cape Race on 12th June 1942.
by Maltelec
Fri Sep 07, 2012 12:06 am
Forum: Rally Reports
Topic: Windermere 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1930

Re: Windermere 2012

http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff82/Thesteamboatforum/Windermere2012/IMG_1573.jpg http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff82/Thesteamboatforum/Windermere2012/IMG_1572.jpg http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff82/Thesteamboatforum/Windermere2012/IMG_1569.jpg http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff82/T...
by Maltelec
Fri Sep 07, 2012 12:02 am
Forum: Rally Reports
Topic: Windermere 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1930

Windermere 2012

Next post will be all the pictures I took at the Windermere 2012 Steamboat Rally.