Virtual Missenden – GWR 61XX

The video clips below show former Missenden tutor Tony Wright building a South Eastern Finecast 61XX. These are taken from the Right Track DVD’s volumes 1 and 2 and are reproduced here by kind permission of Activity Media.

Wheels, Motor & Gearbox

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Fitting Pickups

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Test the Chassis

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Securing the rods

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Fitting Balance Weights

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The body

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Preparing the boiler

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The 61xx body

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Fitting Handrails

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Lamp Brackets, Supports and Smoke Box Doors

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Fixing Chimneys with Epoxy Resin 

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Cylinders & Valve Bars

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Connecting Rods

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On The Test Track

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Cylinder Drain Cocks

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