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Workshop Update 9th January 2020

Thursday, 9th January, 2020

 

Ivatt ‘Mogul’ Class 2 MT 2-6-0  No 46428

 

Work continues on the Ivatt basic restoration preparation:

 

            The cab roof has now been fully stripped so that all parts can be used as templates

 

            The wear strips on the pony truck have been removed ready for replacements

 

            The new pony truck stretcher is being line bored

 

            New cab frame joining pieces are being fabricated

 

            New cylinder end covers are being made and new valve studs are being turned

 

            Main pony truck casting is being reassembled

 

           

Pictures:

 

Ivatt cab roof being stripped down in the workshop (photo by Allan Schofield)

 

Fabricating cab frame joining pieces   (photo by Allan Schofield)

 

Work on the pony truck casting - with assistance !!   (photo by Allan Schofield)

 

Workshop Update 9th January 2020 Workshop Update 9th January 2020 Workshop Update 9th January 2020