Engine and drive wheel coupled and bolted down. Getting ready to test the tow.
Saturday 28th February. Ski & workparty; Cath Hoult, Neil Munro, Des Reid, and Anjo Abelaira bolted down the 1 tonne engine. Inspection and minor repairs on the snow fencing. Rope dragged closer to the Engine Hut.
Sunday 1st March. Transmission shaft fully assembled and ready for coupling.
Wednesday 4th March. We went to Lowther with the intention of doing some work, but the conditions were so awesome that we just couldn't get off the slopes...
Thursday 5th March. Final adjustments before coupling engine and drive wheel.
The Lowther Hills Ski Club is run entirely by volunteers. The Club holds work parties to maintain our equipment and run the ski tows. If you would be willing to give us a hand at any work meets please get in touch.