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 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

April 19, 2014 1:40 PM  The Hub
https://www.change.org/petitions/the-walt-disney-company-save-disney-steamsave the WDW railroad. petition above. letter addresses belowhttp://www.savedisneysteam.com/2014/03/where-to-write/remember. a letter is equal to 1000 petition votes so do both
Looks like the Howart's train...you sure you're not at Universal? 😜 - LaBelleParis  791.1 #188 10:47AM
I thought it was weird that you could see the street from the train - BaseballMickey_CM  5875.3 #13 10:53AM
Nice - Plumiegirl  7728.3 #3 12:31PM
https://www.change.org/petitions/the-walt-disney-company-save-disney-steamsave the WDW railroad. petition above. letter addresses belowhttp://www.savedisneysteam.com/2014/03/where-to-write/remember. a letter is equal to 1000 petition votes so do both - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 1:40PM

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January 19, 2014 9:13 AM  The Hub
how did you get to the roundhouse?
Duffy (backround mysterious music) figured this was. His perfect opportunity to get Dave - E-Ticket  1062.7 #134 8:21AM
Duffy is totally behind this! - MrsSchnooks  2666.4 #36 8:29AM
Now that's funny!   I'm so happy to see you're feeling better and made the event today.  - DisneyGrandma  653.3 #246 8:10AM
Is this like a dog chasing after a parked car? πŸ˜‰ - RadioMaverick  939.4 #153 12:06PM
We were told not to let guests take photos around the roundhouse. Someone didn't listen :P - CM_Shadowgamer  2317.0 #46 9:35PM
your not a fun CM - Dave   10975.3 #2 12:44PM

 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

January 7, 2014 7:42 AM  The Hub
you are riding behind the wrong engine, if you want a tender ride wait for engine 2 or 4(this is number 5)
you are riding behind the wrong engine, if you want a tender ride wait for engine 2 or 4(this is number 5) - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 7:42AM

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November 10, 2013 10:06 AM  The Hub
i wonder when will they send #1 to the rebuild. interesting you caught her
Nice photo! - Song  1547.1 #79 9:33AM
Have a great day.  - Midasgold  559.2 #300 10:24AM
It was a nice morning. I go by myself after I drop the kiddies off at school. - hotrodrachel  68.5 #3841 3:55PM
i wonder when will they send #1 to the rebuild. interesting you caught her - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 10:06AM

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November 7, 2013 5:27 AM  The Hub
you don't need any certiface. all you have to do is ask at main street station. wait very patiently then you'll be on the locomotive for a lap. as a railfan myself it is the best ride ever
Sometimes a sticker. Never got a certificate. - DLKenCA  1459.2 #84 11:23AM
Thanks!  I'm a model railroad nerd so pretty surprising I haven't done this yet 😁 - DisneyPrincessT  29.8 #5194 11:49AM
you don't need any certiface. all you have to do is ask at main street station. wait very patiently then you'll be on the locomotive for a lap. as a railfan myself it is the best ride ever - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 5:27AM

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October 21, 2013 8:59 AM  The Hub
beautiful one. i like how C.K. blows the whistle leaving the trestle. youre lucky you got engine 1 because she is now only used when the others aren't availeble
Nice shot - invader  7.2 #11228 2:34PM
Thank you! - RCmom  5020.6 #15 3:21PM
Love this!!!  - MrsPrinceCharming 3:22PM
Thank you! So great to see you and your beautiful family!!😘 - RCmom  5020.6 #15 11:55PM
beautiful one. i like how C.K. blows the whistle leaving the trestle. youre lucky you got engine 1 because she is now only used when the others aren't availeble - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 8:59AM
πŸ‘I love the Train  - fourjoey  25.7 #5517 9:12AM

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October 17, 2013 5:26 AM  The Hub
FINALLY!!!!!!!!!!! hopefully C.K. gets a good rest during the holidays, was she running that day?
Very cool post, I didn't realize his grandson works in the parks.  I'm not a huge train person in real life, but I love the Disney trains and hearing the history. - Sarafina  425.0 #438 3:22PM
Haha! I love the "in real life" comment! I like to think of being at Disneyland as real life! Alas.... - Manawalea  30.5 #5146 4:51PM
haha you know what I mean, there are things we all do at Disney that we wouldn't really do otherwise. - Sarafina  425.0 #438 9:19AM
Thank you for the great info! This will make me look closer at the trains the next time I'm at the park. Love how his grandson runs the train! - breathe_in_the_happiness  532.6 #325 3:26PM
FINALLY!!!!!!!!!!! hopefully C.K. gets a good rest during the holidays, was she running that day? - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 5:26AM
Yes, the Holliday was out that day - ckholliday  251.0 #1195 6:09AM
so which engine wasΒ C.K. backing up for? ripley? fred? ernest? - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 9:07AM
Thank you! - goofydad909  1751.6 #69 9:53AM

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November 8, 2013 5:56 AM  The Hub
lovely pic of engine 5
lovely pic of engine 5 - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 5:56AM

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October 20, 2013 7:48 AM  The Hub
if #5 was not blowing the whistle during her picture. it would have been the safety valves releasing excess pressure to prevent the boiler from blowing up. waste of fuel and very loud so usually to prevent this the fireman puts cold water in the boiler(which will turn into steam later to operate the train). the boiler will also blow up if there is not enough water so putting in some can prevent th  More...
I learn new things with Pikarich everytime! - SpiritOfAdventure  989.2 #145 2:59PM
what im teaching stuff oh no!!!!!!! - pikarich  2594.1 #37 3:07PM
I can teach you a thing or two - philliprocks   740.7 #207 5:33PM
good to know thanks!  - lorelaismom  13.5 #7584 3:26PM
Love this train station.  - Midasgold  559.2 #300 6:40PM
if #5 was not blowing the whistle during her picture. it would have been the safety valves releasing excess pressure to prevent the boiler from blowing up. waste of fuel and very loud so usually to prevent this the fireman puts cold water in the boiler(which will turn into steam later to operate the train). the boiler will also blow up if there is not enough water so putting in some can prevent this too. it's water keeping you safe - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 7:48AM

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November 8, 2013 5:55 AM  The Hub
engineer, not conductor. the engineer drives the train(or how to really say it "runs" the train), the conductor is the cast member at the coach
Great pic! Love the fluffy clouds - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  3898.8 #22 10:54AM
Looks like a beautiful day - LaPearleNoir  1172.8 #111 11:08AM
Perfect day  - MarshaMouse  3691.6 #25 12:17PM
They are always so friendly!πŸ‘‹ - piratelife4me  788.7 #190 1:03PM
engineer, not conductor. the engineer drives the train(or how to really say it "runs" the train), the conductor is the cast member at the coach - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 5:55AM

 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

September 19, 2013 2:12 PM  The Hub
i would ask for a tender ride when i see engine #1
Anywhere! Just take me for a ride! - MoChuck  10.5 #8698 2:45PM
NOS! - BombFrogCM  682.6 #228 1:50PM
Me too!! - leftmyheartinwonderland  359.9 #547 2:14PM
Me three! - disneymom1  192.4 #1940 2:22PM
Critter Country, they need to stop at Critter Country.  - Midasgold  559.2 #300 2:20PM
it's too close to new orleans square. the trains are still accelerating and didn't reach full speed there. they only reach it after hungry bear - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 3:31PM
Anywhere! Just take me for a ride! - MoChuck  10.5 #8698 2:45PM

 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

September 17, 2013 7:35 AM  The Hub
that's not the caboose it's the lilly belle. caboose is on the holiday 2 freight train and it's number is 208. lilly belle is on holiday 5 blue train and it's number is 106
I used to buy a Coke and then bring a book or a Bible up there and read.  - ythdudette  935.3 #155 3:18PM
Ya I think you just pretty much described heaven in one sentence.  - BellesLibrary  366.1 #534 3:46PM
Oh, that sounds so peaceful, and relaxing! - 7mouskedoodles  348.3 #588 8:00PM
that's not the caboose it's the lilly belle. caboose is on the holiday 2 freight train and it's number is 208. lilly belle is on holiday 5 blue train and it's number is 106 - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 7:35AM
😳 Oops! My bad! I am lucky I even got the train at all, and thought it was funny that when I finally got a picture I just happened to catch the end.😜 (Was scrambling to find my phone, and then get a shot that didn't have a glare) Thanks for letting me know!   - 7mouskedoodles  348.3 #588 7:46AM
:) - toystory3  209.7 #33 7:47AM

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September 14, 2013 9:41 AM  The Hub
they ruined the ernest s. marsh with that thing in front of the smokebox.what were they thinking!! did they do it to all 5 engines?
they ruined the ernest s. marsh with that thing in front of the smokebox.what were they thinking!! did they do it to all 5 engines? - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 9:41AM

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September 9, 2013 7:40 AM  The Hub
behind the big thunder ranch jamboree where the trains go up the steepest grade of the mainline
Waving at the splash mountain floaters is my favorite! It's even more fun when they notice the train and wave back. - georgieporgie  180.2 #2097 11:35AM
This is my fave part too. - arielchica  256.2 #1146 4:40PM
My favorite too! - BriHizzle  374.8 #518 8:04AM
This is my favorite part as well! - AKMouse  430.0 #430 10:06AM
Love the dinosaurs! Rawwwr! - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  3898.8 #22 11:11AM
this - robmurow  3015.6 #32 11:59AM
Dinosaurs and waving hello to the folks in their Splash Mountain log 😊 - sarahnimal  223.6 #1531 8:05AM
Waving at the people in line for IASW - disnut  27.6 #5355 8:26AM

 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

September 8, 2013 6:35 AM  The Hub
did you ride #3 or did you just stand there? how's the cab compared to 1,2 and 4? next time try the kimball
How awesome!  That must have been so magical for you!!   - MeridaFanHasNoAP  3247.4 #27 4:38PM
Very cool!!! Congratulations! - MrsSchnooks  2666.4 #36 4:43PM
What a great experience to get!  - DisneyDreamer18  178.2 #2127 10:03AM
Very, very cool! - MamaRoo  466.4 #389 10:06AM

 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

September 7, 2013 12:59 PM  The Hub
i will be super "pinkie pie" excited to run/fire a loco on the DLRR no matter which one.
Especially a train that goes from Main Street to New Orleans Square, to Toontown and Tomorrowland. Not many conductors can put that on their rΓ©sumΓ© like these guys! - zonfire  19.6 #6276 9:09AM
the guy on the left is the engineer, the guy on the right is the fireman. conductors are in the cars. the engineer and fireman are on the locomotive - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 10:27AM
Totally awesome, i'm sure they have tons of fun! - brooklynbass  16.1 #6913 12:11PM
Fantastic pic! - missariel33  1387.7 #88 10:29AM
Both my grandfathers were conductors. They loved it. Thanks for this pic! - erinten  447.9 #415 11:53AM

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September 6, 2013 11:29 AM  The Hub
nice picture of the holliday!!! i always wave at the crew and signal them to whistle at me
I love the intensity of the colors.  - Midasgold  559.2 #300 6:52AM
nice picture of the holliday!!! i always wave at the crew and signal them to whistle at me - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 11:29AM
Love how you caught the train engineer waving! :) - MrMOMzers  4446.9 #18 7:39PM
You really need to put your photos in book form, it would be the ultimate coffee table book of any MWer! - BombFrogCM  682.6 #228 7:51PM

 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

September 1, 2013 6:42 AM  The Hub
BEST ENGINE!!! she is the first one i got a tender ride on and her whistle is the best of the fleet because it has a distinctive "roar" when fully open, she is also the first of the fleet to run on bio diesel(which is greener than the red diesel fuel used until 2007), and with her cap stack, 4-4-0 wheel arrangement, round domes, arc headlight and 3 chime whistle represents engines that r  More...
BEST ENGINE!!! she is the first one i got a tender ride on and her whistle is the best of the fleet because it has a distinctive "roar" when fully open, she is also the first of the fleet to run on bio diesel(which is greener than the red diesel fuel used until 2007), and with her cap stack, 4-4-0 wheel arrangement, round domes, arc headlight and 3 chime whistle represents engines that ran communter lines back in the 1890's - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 6:42AM
Impressive!! - adisneyfamily  680.4 #230 7:21AM
😍My fave! - Darlingwendi  897.8 #161 4:04PM
πŸš‚πŸš‚πŸš‚the Iron Horse is running strong. πŸš‚πŸš‚πŸš‚ - Midasgold  559.2 #300 7:50PM
I love this train!! πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸš‚πŸš‚πŸš‚ - adisneyfamily  680.4 #230 7:22AM

 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

August 23, 2013 5:12 AM  The Hub
the big gauge with black circumference is the steam pressure gauge which is supposed to stay at 125PSI for engines 1(this one) and 2, 150PSI for engines 3 and 5 and 200PSI for engine 4. the smaller red one is brake pressure containing two needles one for the reservoir one for the brake pipe showing how much is applied. the traffic lights are block lights. at the DLRR red means that everyone must s  More...
the big gauge with black circumference is the steam pressure gauge which is supposed to stay at 125PSI for engines 1(this one) and 2, 150PSI for engines 3 and 5 and 200PSI for engine 4. the smaller red one is brake pressure containing two needles one for the reservoir one for the brake pipe showing how much is applied. the traffic lights are block lights. at the DLRR red means that everyone must stop now, yellow means to proceed to the next block marker and stay there and green means to go as fast as possible(not too fast or you will hear "on the trail" in the dinosaurs). the big lever from the middle of the boiler to the right is the throttle sometimes called the regulator, it moves steam from the boiler to the clyinders moving the loco, the blue cans are for oiling, the handles next to the water glass i mentioned in the other picture are the atomizer which sprays the biodiesel in the firebox making it easier to burn and the blower which sends steam up the stack to create a draft on the fire when exhaust from the clyinders is unavaileble. the brass clyinders in front of the water glass and steam gauge are lamps for lighting them, the other one is the brake compressor's lubricator which uses water to force oil into the compressor, the black handle near it is the blowdown valve. sometimes at new orleans you will see a jet of steam coming out on the berm side of the engine. that's from this lever and is used to clear the boiler from sludge. in the "worn" area the green handles are cocks from the boiler used to check the water level when the water glass "dies". i hope you enjoyed my description - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 5:12AM
Very thorough! πŸ‘ - GheeButtersnaps  377.6 #509 5:27AM
So great to see the works. - Midasgold  559.2 #300 8:39PM

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 4.2 #18900 (DL Qual #7334

August 17, 2013 4:45 AM  The Hub
i heard that the system is temporary and something that will fill water faster might be added later. the engineers and firemen still don't know what
They add something to the water on those containers to the right. When I asked what it was, they told me "chocolate milk" so it smells nice. It's really something to control the oxygen in the water. But my kid loved it and is convinced it runs on chocolate milk. - DLKenCA  1459.2 #84 7:46AM
Cute. They are always ready to answer all sorts or questions. - sultan  33.3 #4989 8:41AM
it's actually not chocolate milk but anti foaming and anti corrosive chimicals necesarry for the operation of the boiler. if you don't put it bad things will happen - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 11:35AM
Way to buzzkill the fun there etay. πŸ˜‚ - missmimi90  1369.8 #90 11:39AM
He's good at that - MissMolly  1211.7 #106 11:56AM
this are facts. sorry people but steam boilers don't mix with chocolate milk - etaymarkman  4.2 #18900 12:45PM
I don't think anyone actually believed they ran on chocolate milk, lol. It's just something cute the CM told his child. Not really meant to be taken literally :) Thank you for explaining though! - Spoonful_O_Sugar  516.9 #338 12:48PM
Woah, hold on here, let's back this train up for a moment. So you're telling me it's not really chocolate milk in there? πŸš‚πŸ˜‰ - DisneyFan77  605.2 #275 12:51PM
So much for all those Oreos I was sticking inside there... - missmimi90  1369.8 #90 12:56PM
It's bottled unicorn tears. Buttercup tears to be specific... - NotSoDapperDan  323.2 #676 1:14PM
Etay.....the world is flat, too - MissMolly  1211.7 #106 1:57PM
Cool. - TrueFromOzLovesDisney  443.5 #420 8:27PM
🎼They got steam heat. They got steam heat🎢🎢🎢 - Midasgold  559.2 #300 8:25AM
"But they need your love to keep away cold at night" ;) - Zippitydoodani  260.3 #1110 1:39PM
Bonk bonk ;) - Zippitydoodani  260.3 #1110 2:10PM
It IS chocolate milk, It IS, It IS. - GrumpyPirateDad  1757.7 #68 12:50PM

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