• General Discussion: Locomotives, Rolling Stock, and Equipment

  • General discussion about locomotives, rolling stock, and equipment
General discussion about locomotives, rolling stock, and equipment

Moderator: John_Perkowski

Forum Statistics Last post
README: Forum Rules / Legal / Terms of Service
by Jeff Smith  -   - In: News, Announcements, FAQ and Help
0 Replies 
 7799 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Railroad.net Announces Ad-Free Subscriptions
by gprimr1  -   - In: News, Announcements, FAQ and Help
0 Replies 
 13796 Views
 by gprimr1
 
READ ME FIRST: Welcome to the Loco & Rolling Stock Forum
by Otto Vondrak  - 
2 Replies 
 13293 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Forum Statistics Last post
9 Replies 
 4091 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Locomotive cabs
by emd_SD_60  - 
110 Replies 
 151577 Views
 by GOLDEN-ARM
 
The Railroad.Net Forums Whistle/Horn Report Thread
by John_Perkowski  - 
8 Replies 
 79651 Views
 by Rick A
 
YouTube and other movie links of railroad equipment!
by legsbluetrain  - 
15 Replies 
 18564 Views
 by mmi16
 
Please Don't Feed the Trolls
by John_Perkowski  - 
0 Replies 
 8954 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Paint Schemes and Wraps including Photoshop and Heritage
by Jeff Smith  - 
10 Replies 
 962 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Turntables: share your pictures and videos here
by Jeff Smith  - 
3 Replies 
 290 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Share your Caboose photos here
by Jeff Smith  - 
9 Replies 
 584 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
MP36 parts & drawings help?
by dustinp1987  - 
0 Replies 
 88 Views
 by dustinp1987
 
General Equipment Preservation Efforts
by Pensyfan19  - 
15 Replies 
 1531 Views
 by R36 Combine Coach
 
Visibility
by flexliner  - 
4 Replies 
 808 Views
 by atsf sp
 
Boiler explosions
by DennyMiddy  - 
1 Replies 
 206 Views
 by atsf sp
 
Newbie - question about steam engines
by tree55  - 
3 Replies 
 247 Views
 by S1f3432
 
2 Axle trucks versus 3 axle trucks
by Peaks1985  - 
9 Replies 
 23134 Views
 by tecocraftuk
 
Approximately when did railroads allow trainmen to use wrist watches?
by bellstbarn  - 
6 Replies 
 535 Views
 by S1f3432
 
Wabtec and intermodal Telematics BV to collaborate
by John_Perkowski  - 
0 Replies 
 171 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Ashton Valve Company
by Rick A  - 
183 Replies 
 22425 Views
 by Rick A
 
The Mysterious Case of Rudolf Diesel, 2023 book
by bellstbarn  - 
1 Replies 
 265 Views
 by bengt
 
Heritage Diners
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
 151 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Snowplows
by Jeff Smith  - 
4 Replies 
 275 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Barnum and Bailey Circus Train Equipment Disposition
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
 142 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Pulling and pushing forces?
by bengt  - 
0 Replies 
 178 Views
 by bengt
 
ACF/ARI Center Flow's
by n01jd1  - 
0 Replies 
 168 Views
 by n01jd1
 
Diesels Catalogued, but not Built
by NorthWest  - 
29 Replies 
 13611 Views
 by Allen Hazen
 
Brake monitoring retrofits to existing cars
by RandallW  - 
0 Replies 
 131 Views
 by RandallW
 
Why is compressed air used to press brake shoes?
by CLamb  - 
7 Replies 
 771 Views
 by CLamb
 
Rebuild/Remanufacture is back in vogue
by John_Perkowski  - 
5 Replies 
 766 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
EMD Bell? Help
by Hermit100  - 
0 Replies 
 442 Views
 by Hermit100
 
Autonomous battery-powered wagons to be deployed in Michigan
by RandallW  - 
6 Replies 
 467 Views
 by eolesen
 
Diesel/Battery passenger consists
by STrRedWolf  - 
4 Replies 
 299 Views
 by Allen Hazen
 
New build locomotive market
by RandallW  - 
0 Replies 
 206 Views
 by RandallW
 
Progress Rail Building Battery-Electric Locomotives in Australia
by John_Perkowski  - 
0 Replies 
 154 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Heisler Whistles
by MarkS  - 
0 Replies 
 245 Views
 by MarkS
 
FL9 484 nee NH 2029
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 1401 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Incredible Steam Snowplow RS12 in Alps
by Jeff Smith  - 
2 Replies 
 522 Views
 by Typewriters
 
Pullman Railroad Days
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
 1167 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
0 Replies 
 214 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Short locos
by Tallguy  - 
9 Replies 
 1027 Views
 by jamoldover
 
Disk brakes Disc brakes on freight cars?
by bengt  - 
5 Replies 
 803 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
CWR train loading
by BobLI  - 
1 Replies 
 426 Views
 by edbear
 
Original Prime Mover?
by Denver Dude  - 
5 Replies 
 674 Views
 by AllenHazen
 
Rock Island Caboose
by oldDoug  - 
2 Replies 
 430 Views
 by ConstanceR46
 
What is this structure called?
by Davidthecurator  - 
1 Replies 
 415 Views
 by edbear
 
Tractive Effort/Throttle/While Slip Question
by Denver Dude  - 
3 Replies 
 835 Views
 by Denver Dude
 
Lantern Batteries
by Zenko  - 
2 Replies 
 542 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
Top 10 Extinct American Diesel Locomotives
by Pensyfan19  - 
2 Replies 
 1049 Views
 by Pneudyne
 
Unusual Locomotive Proposals
by Pensyfan19  - 
2 Replies 
 1308 Views
 by Pneudyne
 
Some articles and pictures of railroad bridges.
by Rick A  - 
45 Replies 
 3842 Views
 by Rick A
 
Timken's Four Aces Locomotive - YouTube video by High Iron
by toolmaker  - 
2 Replies 
 560 Views
 by Pneudyne
 
VINTAGE RAILROAD PHOTOS
by Rick A  - 
60 Replies 
 3773 Views
 by Rick A
 
The world's rail way 1894
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 334 Views
 by Rick A
 
THE 4 CARBONDALE D&H ROUNDHOUSES
by Rick A  - 
1 Replies 
 358 Views
 by Rick A
 
American Railway Shop Systems 1904
by Rick A  - 
6 Replies 
 535 Views
 by Rick A
 
Locomotive building 1911
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 321 Views
 by Rick A
 
A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN LOCOMOTIVE 1830-1880
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 318 Views
 by Rick A
 
Does Humidity Affect Locomotive engines?
by Denver Dude  - 
2 Replies 
 572 Views
 by Denver Dude
 
RAILROADS AND BIG BUSINESS IN THE 1800's
by Rick A  - 
3 Replies 
 466 Views
 by Rick A
 
GROWTH OF THE LOCOMOTIVE 1905
by Rick A  - 
1 Replies 
 407 Views
 by Rick A
 
3 Replies 
 402 Views
 by Rick A
 
Before and after shots of 4 Maine train stations
by Rick A  - 
1 Replies 
 466 Views
 by Arlington
 
VINTAGE TRAIN WRECK POSTCARDS
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 323 Views
 by Rick A
 
ERECTING A LOCOMOTIVE 1899
by Rick A  - 
2 Replies 
 404 Views
 by Rick A
 
Mining and compressed air locomotives 1908
by Rick A  - 
2 Replies 
 445 Views
 by Rick A
 
Vintage steam era parts and fittings catalogs
by Rick A  - 
21 Replies 
 3851 Views
 by Rick A
 
OUTLINE HISTORY OF LOCOMOTIVE DEVELOPMENT 1923
by Rick A  - 
1 Replies 
 330 Views
 by Rick A
 
1893 Locomotive Engineering vintage photos
by Rick A  - 
5 Replies 
 573 Views
 by Rick A
 
STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?
by Rick A  - 
51 Replies 
 7437 Views
 by Rick A
 
The evolution of the American railroad system 1893
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 315 Views
 by Rick A
 
Car builders' dictionary; 1913
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 318 Views
 by Rick A
 
The engineer's encyclopædia 1893
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 318 Views
 by Rick A
 
Railway track and track work 1908
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 324 Views
 by Rick A
 
2 Replies 
 589 Views
 by Rick A
 
The Best Railway Poems Everyone Should Read
by Rick A  - 
2 Replies 
 498 Views
 by Rick A
 
Ashcroft Steam Pressure and Vacuum Gauges 1920
by Rick A  - 
3 Replies 
 617 Views
 by Rick A
 
hydrogen powered locomotives
by buddydog  - 
0 Replies 
 387 Views
 by buddydog
 
Cameroon Railways (CamRail) on the docks in Norfolk, Va.
by kitchin  - 
0 Replies 
 335 Views
 by kitchin
 
Identify this beast. Commuter rail 1980s?
by kitchin  - 
4 Replies 
 3622 Views
 by kitchin
 
World War One Narrow Gauge Locomotives
by GSC  - 
0 Replies 
 337 Views
 by GSC
 
The Perfect Locomotive
by Pensyfan19  - 
5 Replies 
 1010 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
What Do You Think ?
by 3rdrail  - 
9 Replies 
 2897 Views
 by Red Wing
 
Concrete and wood ties used together
by piker  - 
0 Replies 
 376 Views
 by piker
 
If you could change one thing on your Loco...
by EricSmith  - 
16 Replies 
 11907 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
Morden Frog and Crossing Works
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 356 Views
 by Rick A
 
Boiler explosions & Boiler building books
by Rick A  - 
10 Replies 
 2521 Views
 by Rick A
 
Old Railroad Trade journals
by Rick A  - 
27 Replies 
 4751 Views
 by Rick A
 
Locomotive text for engineers and firemen 1909
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 352 Views
 by Rick A
 
Engine Whistle Signals
by Rick A  - 
1 Replies 
 538 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Patents
by John_Perkowski  - 
1 Replies 
 487 Views
 by Rick A
 
BR Class 28 query
by Allen Hazen  - 
10 Replies 
 2532 Views
 by Allen Hazen
 
Favorite Locomotive
by Pensyfan19  - 
15 Replies 
 2886 Views
 by D Alex
 
OLD RAILROAD POEM
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 353 Views
 by Rick A
 
Union Pacific Steam Shop Tour (Sep 17, 2020)
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
 444 Views
 by Rick A
 
Pullman Window Jack?
by lvrr325  - 
1 Replies 
 10647 Views
 by Cowford
 
Never Seen a Baldwin Steam Engine Like This!
by Rick A  - 
2 Replies 
 648 Views
 by Allen Hazen
 
OptiFuel Producing Natural Gas Switchers
by Pensyfan19  - 
0 Replies 
 479 Views
 by Pensyfan19
 
What are these 2 rail vehicles?
by Kwantumnaut  - 
2 Replies 
 588 Views
 by Kwantumnaut
 
Mark Twain Zephyr Restoration
by Pensyfan19  - 
2 Replies 
 781 Views
 by spRocket
 
Alternative fuels for rail transport
by Pensyfan19  - 
11 Replies 
 3326 Views
 by D Alex
 
Greased Lightnin!
by Pensyfan19  - 
0 Replies 
 401 Views
 by Pensyfan19
 
Unique Locomotives Worldwide
by Pensyfan19  - 
44 Replies 
 7480 Views
 by Pensyfan19
 
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 14

Forum permissions

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum