Some pictures of Irene in several stages of building
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Building Irene 1
Main-frame after painting


Building Irene 2
Top view of the chassis. Far left: blower pipe
with nozzle necessary for coal-firing.
Right side: laser-cut floorplate with cut-out for the coal-fired boiler.


Building Irene 4
The coal-fired boiler mounted to the chassis with all fittings (pressure gauge, water gauge,
regulator valve, whistle valve, blower valve, Goodall valve, safety valve and lubricator)
.
The wires coming from the servos will be connected to the battery & receiver box.



Top view Irene
Top view Irene with opened roof. The battery/receicer box is visible under the roof.
Watch the very neat cab lay-out leaving ample space for a driver and fire-man.


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