The Berkshire Front End

Rt. Side Rear View
The Berkshire starting to come together. You can see the firebox wrapper with some of it's little details including blowdowns, and blowdown muffler. The air tanks have been mounted in the running board supports, and the sanders are fitted up.
Modern steam just bristles with detail.

Berk Sanders
12 sanders, fabricated from bar stock and functional. Still to be made are the compression fittings for the 1/16" tubing for the air lines.

Sand Dome
Here we have the sand dome with it's assorted details, sand hatch covers, grab irons, sanders and plumbing. Also visible is the safety valve shroud, and low water alarm.


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