Shuffling 3001 to the pit track (Video by Adam Kruase)
Lou and Adam jack the east end of the car (Second photo by Katy Krause)
East end truck out from under the car (Photo by Katy Krause)
Setting the east end truck down on the pit track
West end jacked and truck removed, east end truck is already replaced
Katy and Lou rig up a shop truck to the Case while Galen's watches
Galen lifts the shop truck to bring it to 3001 (Second photo by Katy Krause)
Katy, Lou, and Galen work on removing the gear case from motor 1
Adam, Lou, and Galen remove more of bolts that are holding motor 1 in place
Motor 1 is hoisted out of the truck (Photos by Katy Krause, Adam Krause respectively)
Inspection of the 4 motors reveals damage to all windings on the armatures. We will need to send the armatures out for repair. This costly step will be helped by a grant, although additional donations to the project are highly appreciated.
Diesel 1 is looking sharp in its new primer, thanks to John. The winter rebuild he performed proved its worth as the little locomotive has regained all of the power it had lost over the last few years. The fuel tank makes a very nice addition.
Diesel 1's nice new primer