BR55 Drive train
The drive train of the BR 55 engine. In order to get the see through between boiler and chassis and also keep the boiler narrow I had to put the motor in the fire box. The best place for the gears down to the wheel axles however seemed to be between the cylinders. The 16L axle runs through the (open) bottom of the boiler. For the connecting and coupling rods I'm using Ben Coifmans custom gear. The connection between connecting rod and piston rod sits beside the coupling rod which caused some...