Lego live steam

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Here is what happens when someone likes both Lego and live steam engines!
This view shows the rubber band transmission between the primary shaft and the rest of the gear train. Using a rubber band makes it easy to remove the steam engine from the chassis.
This view shows how well the wooden base of the Midwest engine fits onto the Lego chassis: I did not even have to trim the wood!
Copyright 2004 David Wegmuller