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by Rick a
Wed Jan 20, 2021 1:35 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: HCCA Gazette
Replies: 3
Views: 1622

Re: HCCA Gazette

I totally agree. The magazine is extremely well put together. It would fit in perfectly in the magazine section at my local Barnes and Noble. It's too bad that it isn't available there as I feel it would appeal to any vintage car enthusiast.
by Rick a
Tue Dec 15, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Happy holidays to all!
Replies: 0
Views: 1684

Happy holidays to all!

I want to take this opportunity to wish you all a very happy holiday season. It's been a m**********r of a year for all of us. Let's hope 2021 is a return to normal. Here are a few Christmas magazine covers I got a kick out of. Enjoy!
by Rick a
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

A few of the old Ashton Valve catalogs are available on archive.org, a great source of information on almost anything.



https://archive.org/details/ashtonvalvetradecatalogs
by Rick a
Tue Sep 08, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

I recently picked up this quadruplex RR gage.
by Rick a
Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Safety Valve Data article 1909
Replies: 2
Views: 1351

Re: Safety Valve Data article 1909

Safety Valve Data part 3
by Rick a
Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Safety Valve Data article 1909
Replies: 2
Views: 1351

Re: Safety Valve Data article 1909

Safety Valve Data part 2
by Rick a
Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Safety Valve Data article 1909
Replies: 2
Views: 1351

Safety Valve Data article 1909

An interesting article, Safety Valve Data, from the July 1909 edition of STEAM magazine
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

1941 gage catalog 7
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

1941 gage catalog 6
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

1941 gage catalog 5
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

1941 gage catalog 4
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

1941 gage catalog 3
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

1941 gage catalog 2
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

The 1941 Ashton locomotive gage catalog 1
by Rick a
Wed Aug 19, 2020 5:39 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

I reently picked up an old Ashton gage, unused and in it's original packaging.
by Rick a
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

And the final part.
by Rick a
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

Part 2 of 3.
by Rick a
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

In the 1922 book, "The 20th century guide for Diesel operators", there are a couple of articles involving Ashton Valve products. The link to the entire book is below too. Part 1 https://redirect.viglink.com/?format=go&jsonp=vglnk_159657621546213&key=e813d017cbaa4f81b8c533d5382e65a2&libId=kdgg7oqp010...
by Rick a
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: The Safety Valve Journal and F.E. Saward
Replies: 0
Views: 4240

The Safety Valve Journal and F.E. Saward

The Safety Valve Journal and F.E. Saward The Safety Valve Journal was one of the best steam age journals around at the turn of the century (according to the publisher!). I'm not sure when it was started and the oldest copy I found on Google books is from 1890. The journal was taken over by a Frederi...
by Rick a
Thu Jul 16, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Ashton Valve Company
Replies: 74
Views: 22274

Re: Ashton Valve Company

A couple others from the same periodical.