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    Hubley Kits
    Tires are a problem.. Here is what I have done.
    The white rubber tires can be replaced with tires from the Flick Trix toy bicycles as shown below. These fit the Hubley model T rim and pass very well for early black tires. Those listed as “Series 1&r...  more
    MDC Southern Pacific Boxcar
    It's 'about' 1/24th scale.  I had a raft of 'em to haul behind a couple of LGB White Pass dismals a few years back.  
     
    tac
    Ottawa Valley GRS
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    Bachmann 10th Anniversary 4-6-0 white pass
    For sale Bachmann 10th Anniversary 4-6-0, White Pass, used but like new with sound and smoke, buyer pays actual shipping  local pick up available $245
    Generic 28 ft passenger car
    Somewhere buried I've got John H. White Jr's 2 volumes of The American Passenger Car. And I'll bet cars of that era were just barely sufficiently lit by oil lamps.
    Which means super bright white 10mm LED are probably not what's needed.
    But the one in one ...  more
    How To Disassemble LGB 26630 white pass #3 Shutting Diesel
    Thomas White said:  I recall some Chinese-made locos did not use Buehler motors.
     
    Not to my knowledge. German Motor is there but gearing is an issue. However I'm only familiar with Amtrash as everyone calls it.
    How To Disassemble LGB 26630 white pass #3 Shutting Diesel
    Joe/Kevin - Thanks for the advice.......looks like I'll also have to cut the wires as close as possible to get them out.
    Another question about Chinese assembled LGB locos.  Is there a master list someplace of which of the locos is Chinese made? ...  more
    How To Disassemble LGB 26630 white pass #3 Shutting Diesel
    Maybe you should cut them off flush with the cab front. When reassembling maybe they can be slid rearward. JMHO
    How To Disassemble LGB 26630 white pass #3 Shutting Diesel
    I've got the Hungarian-made version (according to the sticker on the box), and the ends of the handrails on mine were bent at 90-degrees and inserted into the cab so they wouldn't pull out. I don't know if they inserted them first, then slid the hood on, ...  more
    How To Disassemble LGB 26630 white pass #3 Shutting Diesel
    I've disassembled several LGB American Shutting Diesel models to install DCC power and/sound decoders with no problem.  But this LGB 26630 Chinese-assembled unit has stumped me on how to remove the two metal handrails going into the top, front engine...  more
    Phoenix Sound plaudit
    Today I had cause to make contact with Phoenix Sound, asking a lot of basic questions about the best way to changing out the aged digital sound system in my LGB/Aster White Pass Mikado for a better one from them.
     
    I got nothing but good advice, and ...  more