Further work on the Connoisseur Models J79

A weekend at home has seen much progress on the J79.
The chimney and safety valve cover are just posed for the photo I want add more detail before fixing them in place.

Connoisseur Models J79 – loco body

Connoisseur Models J79 – loco body

The cab is still loose at this point too.

Connoisseur Models J79 – Cab Back

This is the reason that it’s still loose, although at an oblique angle one of the photos that I have seems to show bars on over the rear windows which I have added – suitably distressed too.

Connoisseur Models J79 – Cab Back

Connoisseur Models J79 – loco body

Since taking this shot on Sunday morning I have made up the vacuum ejector pipe and soldered the rear of the cab in place.

Connoisseur Models J79 – loco body

There is a lot going on for such a diminutive little loco