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    I would never be inclined to make a model like that, but I enjoyed that little tractor.

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    It would be nice to build something like that! I was thinking about a normal engine

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    Those are some very cute little brass traction engines.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rendoman View Post
    It would be nice to build something like that! I was thinking about a normal engine
    And then build a car around it.

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    A dream! Even a small minibike could be funny!

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    I think that would make a wonderful and fulfilling project.

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    Anyone aware of plans for steam traction models?

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    Quote Originally Posted by old_toolmaker View Post
    Anyone aware of plans for steam traction models?
    not specifically, but contact a mob called "Machinists Workshop", a bit like HomeMadeTools, they're into all that sort of stuff.

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    Thanks, I will give that a try.

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