of the Darjeeling 'B' in several stages of building
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Darjeeling parts after
disassembling (only those that will be re-used).
Darjeeling chassis with new
tie and steam tie fitted.
Darjeeling chassis with whistle
already between the frames.
Right side: new laser-cut floorplate with cut-out for the coal-fired
Darjeeling boiler with fittings before testing for seal leaks.
coal-fired boiler mounted to the chassis with most fittings (water
regulator valve, whistle valve, blower valve, Goodall valve and
Not visible but already fitted is the new smoke-box door that can be
Darjeeling just before fitting the inner frame (visible on the upper right).
The 3 servos, R/C
switch and charger plug are fitted to the inner frame.
After fitting the body, the receiver will be positioned on this
side as well.
The front is ready. An extra
boilerband (on smoke-box) comes with the kit and
the front is layered to ease painting
the white band.