Copper Welding

J94 tube plate

This tubeplate for a J94 locomotive was welded into the boiler which was welded into firebox throat plate and the seam rivetted as per original. This tubeplate has now given satisfactory service for over fifteen years.

Royal Scot firebox tube plate fitting in place

Royal Scot firebox tubeplate fitting in place.

Royal Scot tube plate drilling

Royal Scot tubeplate drilling.

Royal Scot tube plate welded

Royal Scot tubeplate welded.

 

Right hand copper half side tacked into 8F boiler
Right hand copper half side tacked into 8F boiler

8F boiler copper half sides tacked in.