If you speak to anyone from the nuclear industry, nothing is 100% safe.
Presumably better adhesion would give advantages at low speed, such as hill climbing and acceleration where, incidentally, steam is considered to...
Hopefully the new-build P2 might provide a different "right" answer.
That sounds pretty radical.:)
The licence fee for Chapelon's patent on the Kylchap would also have been an issue.
Going back to the conjugated valve gear, the levers move in a...
Conjugated valve gear is a very simple arrangement for a three cylinder engine, provided it can be maintained to work correctly. Have there been...
Didn't the P2SLT engage engineering consultants Mott Macdonald in the design of the crank axle?
Given Gresley's experience with the U1, it makes me wonder whether he considered a Garratt for this type of work.
I don't know, but the Red Wharf Bay line has been closed for decades and no one has converted that into a cycle path.
It's a shame Brunel didn't think of this, it would have saved a lot of trouble.:)
Exciting news, a 17.5 mile route. I think Amlwch could be a more appealling destinations for the North Wales specials than Holyhead, and you might...
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The ERTMS system is said to be difficult to implement on steam locomotives because it has a significant continuous current requirement. Could you...
Is the triangle at Castleton usable by the ELR?
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