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USRA Heavy Pacific
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Railroad Locomotive & Tender Drawings
are available!

*Castings and locomotive sales
are temporarily on hold.*

Live Steam Locomotive Hobby Supplies - Welcome!
Live Steam Locomotives offers precision 7 1/4 " - 7 1/2" gauge locomotives and an extensive collection of railroad locomotive and tender drawings from the live steam era.
  • Union Pacific Live Steam: Specializing in the UP 4-6-6-4 Challenger
  • 2-8-0 Consolidation, USRA 4-6-2 Pacific, and USRA 0-6-0 Switch Engine chassis-on-air models
Live steam hobby: UP 4-6-6-4 Challenger
UP 4-6-6-4 Challenger. gif by Justin Nelson

Union Pacific Challenger built from our castings
Locomotive and tender built from our Challenger castings by Bruno Platzer. Photo by David Lazarus

Available only from us:

As the world's only live steam hobby supplier of 7  and 7  - inch gauge articulated steam locomotives, we offer the magnificent Union Pacific Challenger.

And, if the Challenger isn't big enough for you, use our Challenger castings to build a Union Pacific
Big Boy.

Live steam hobby models
Click here to see an overview of our engines

"After some research and excellent referrals, I decided to use Live Steam Locomotives as my casting supplier. The quality of castings and courteous service that I have been receiving from Roger is above and beyond anything that I could have expected. I just received my cylinder casting and I could not be happier." - M.T., Marysville, OH

Steam Locomotive Drawings Collection

Live steam engine drawings
Click image to see our locomotive and tender drawings
Erecting diagrams, boilers, boxes, brakes, cylinders, trucks, frames, spring rigging, wheels, lettering and numbering, and more. See our drawings page for our extensive collection of live steam engine drawings. We also have tender drawings.

"I received the cylinder casting set yesterday. WOW! The castings are just excellent! Fantastic castings; I couldn't be more pleased! They are definitely worth every penny! Thank you so much! I'm taking them to our central Illinois live steam meet today to show everyone. " - J.R., Springfield, IL

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Visit our steam engine overview page to see our full range of live steam model locomotive choices.

Site Map

    USRA 0-6-0 Switch Engine

    2-8-0 Consolidation

    USRA 4-6-2 Pacific

    Union Pacific 4-8-4 Northern

    Union Pacific 4-6-6-4 Challenger

    Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy

CASTINGS (rough or machined)

    Union Pacific 4-8-4 Northern
        (FEF-1 & FEF-3: selected items)

    Union Pacific 4-6-6-4 Challenger

    Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy

    Union Pacific Centipede Tender

(machined, painted and assembled)

    USRA 0-6-0 Switch Engine

    2-8-0 Consolidation

    USRA 4-6-2 Pacific

    Affordable payment plans - Contact us

Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railroad Drawings
Alabama, Tennessee & Northern Railroad Drawings
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Drawings
Central of Georgia Railroad Drawings
Central Pacific Railroad Drawings
Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad Drawings
Chicago & North Western Railroad Drawings
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Drawings
Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad Drawings
Illinois Central Railroad Drawings
Kansas City Southern Railroad Drawings
Lima Locomotive Works Railroad Drawings
Louisiana & Arkansas Railroad Drawings
Louisville & Nashville Railroad Drawings
Norfolk & Western Railroad Drawings
Pennsylvania Railroad Drawings
Southern Pacific Railroad Drawings
Texas & Pacific Railroad Drawings
Uintah Railroad Drawings
Union Pacific Railroad Drawings

    Union Pacific 4-8-4 Northern (FEF-3)

    Union Pacific 4-6-6-4 Challenger

    Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy

    Union Pacific Centipede Tender (23,500 & 25,000 gal)

U.S. Government (USRA) Railroad Drawings
U.S. War Dept. Railroad Drawings
Vulcan Iron Works Railroad Drawings
Diesel Locomotive Drawings
Miscellaneous Railroad Drawings
Railroad Car Drawings
Steam Locomotive Appliance Drawings

Live steaming with the UP 4-6-6-4 Challenger
Customer Bruno Platzer allows supplier Roger Goldmann to take a turn as engineer

Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy
Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy pulling passengers
A Big Boy built from our Challenger castings pulls passengers at Sacramento Valley Live Steamers

Chassis-on-air models

Live steam engines: chassis-on-air

USRA 0-6-0 Switch Engine
USRA 4-6-2 Heavy Pacific

Quiz: What's in a name?
Do you know the correct spelling of our site proprietor's name? Is it:

a) Roger Goldman
b) Rodger Goldman
c) Roger Goldmann
d) Rodger Goldmann

Are you correct? Click here for the answer...

Roger Goldmann * 413 Morrison Lane. * Santa Paula, CA * 93060 * USA