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What do you mean by "live diesel drawing"?


Do you mean locomotives with a real diesel engine? Those are rare although we have covered some in Garden Rail in the past but the builders didn't work from, or produce, drawings.

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Diesel, as in real diesel, compression-ignition, is exceedingly, hugely challenging at that scale, and even spark or hot tube engines are challenging, both for reasons of physics.


Be interested to see what comes to light.

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It's not something we've covered in Garden Rail, but I think something has appeared in Engineering in Miniature (Sept 2017 - https://www.world-of-railways.co.uk/store/back-issues/engineering-in-miniature/engineering-in-miniature-september-2017)  in the past. No drawing though, these tend to be developed as one off models.


Loco interior.jpg


You can see the model running here:


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