Shay Geared Locomotives
Catalogue No. S-4
Lima Locomotive Works, Incorporated 1925
Shay Locomotives were designed to operate under extraordinary conditions of track and grade.
Due to the fact that there is no counterbalance in the driving wheels, there is a total absence of dynamic augment, or what is commonly know as "hammerblow".
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Complete with Types A to C
Charts show gearing, cylinders, wheel base, drivers, weight, width, height, advised curve sharpness....
Includes test data for acceleration and spotting.
Also includes Lima Rod Locomotives
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