Recording the background and restoration of this historic locomotive...
Sunday, 16 February 2020
Pipe Up at the Back
The vacuum brake gear was fitted to KS4415 in February 1929. They produced six drawings to show how to make this modification, and the August 18 blog describes how some of this information has been used to make the vacuum pump. Even the pipe clips and timber packers are detailed on an individual basis.
This is the process followed for one of the clips: