Informationen about the replacement of boiler tubes
of our locomotive 92.2271

We have completed this fundraiser by now. Of course, we will be happy about donations for the preservation and renovation of our vehicles (Our account IBAN AT53 2027 2000 0001 0918, "Museum Local Railway Club Zwettl" at the Waldviertler Sparkasse Bank AG)

The tube change of the locomotive has been completed in December 2018. It costs approx. € 42.000, -. € 17.761, - has been raised by donations, € 12.500, - has been covered by a subsidy, the rest was pre-financed by our house bank. In addition, the staff of the club spent 885 hours volunteering for the exchange of pipes and the necessary ancillary work.

You can see pictures here.

Some information on YouTube

a look at the tubes
Some animations
Prepare the tubes
expand the tubes into the pipe wall
cut the tubes

1:40 and 2:05
0:28 to 0:55
from 12:15
whole clip
until 1:40