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Update - 4th August

posted 6 Aug 2011, 11:40 by Derek Pattenson
A few more working days on the loco through July have continued the slow but steady progress, and improvements to appearance are becoming apparent. Both buffer beams are cleaned and
Rear buffer beam
primed, as are both connecting rods. The left-hand coupling rod is also cleaned and Ferricon'd, ready for priming this weekend. Most of the areas previously obscured by the footsteps are cleaned and Ferricon'd too, and hopefully shortly the whole l/h main frames will be in green primer too. 
l/h crank and conn rod, steps removed