Building Boilers


| September/October 1961

  • Model Boiler upside down
    Model Boiler upside down ready to drop fire box into.
    Elmer
  • Railroad Locomotive. 47 - 1
    Front tube arrangement on Railroad Locomotive. 47 - 1 tubes.
    Elmer
  • Advance Rumely
    Model of Advance Rumely,size.
    Elmer
  • 1 Railroad and 2 Model Traction Engine Boilers
    Three Boilers under construction. 1 Railroad and 2 Model Traction Engine Boilers.
    Elmer
  • Caulking rivets
    Caulking rivets in Model Boiler.
    Elmer
  • Model Railroad Locomotive Boiler
    Model Railroad Locomotive Boiler for Sandley Light Railroad at Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, 8'6' long 20' o.d. Barrel.
    Elmer

  • Model Boiler upside down
  • Railroad Locomotive. 47 - 1
  • Advance Rumely
  • 1 Railroad and 2 Model Traction Engine Boilers
  • Caulking rivets
  • Model Railroad Locomotive Boiler

We have always wanted some pictures of the Solomon Brothers building a boiler. Well, here we have it, thanks to Lawrence Solomon, Moberly, Missouri, who sent us these pictures. We have seen their work at the Reunions and as far as we could judge a boiler we admired their work. - Elmer.