Castle Update June 13 2022
Work continues on assembly whilst the loco bodies are away for painting. The loco and tender bodies will be varnished at the same time to make sure the finish is consistent.
Tender frames are now being assembled with pickups and wheels etc
frames being wired for pick ups. These as per our previous projects are only fitted to the leading and trailing wheels.
tender frames awaiting wheels and pickups
backheads cleaned and ready for paint.
the motors have now had the gears pressed onto the shafts. Now these can be assembled to the gearboxes.
final batch of loco bogies being assembled.
ready for assembly to the frames.
more updates soon!