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  • by Chris Kieffer 6 minutes ago
    Nice Rick, always good to see a new loco on the line.
  • by Ric Golding 1 hour ago
    The Finger Lakes Live Steamers Open House was well attended, as the weather was almost ideal in the upper New York Canal area.&n...  more
  • by Ric Golding 1 hour ago
    Mother Nature can sure be a fickled "&itch".  Glad to see you guys are okay.
  • by Ric Golding 1 hour ago
    Please pass on birthday wishes to Henk!  We got word of the storms hitting Ottawa and had concern about the safety of our f...  more
  • by Fred Mills. 3 hours ago
    Thank you all for the pictures of everyone having an enjoyable operation.
      Fred Mills
  • by Eric Mueller 5 hours ago
    Forrest, thanks! 
    That, more than anything, is my near- to mid-term goal!  I've almost lost Oldest Son to the Silicon ...  more
  • by Michael Kirrene 7 hours ago
    Chris, here are a couple of USA Trains Christmas lists that might help. Some have 4 and some have 5 digit prefix numbers:
     ...  more
  • by Rick Marty 7 hours ago
    Locomotive #20 went into service today.  A Bachmann C-19 using Revolution RC , well pleased with both.
    See this thread for ...  more
  • by John Caughey 8 hours ago
    John Caughey said:
    First and last loop, although, it went through 3 iterations  before disappearing;
    Yippee Yi Yay
    edit:...  more
  • by John Caughey 8 hours ago
    Nice run, handy 'car barn'.
  • by Daniel Collins 9 hours ago
    I bought some railroad gear from a coworker recently, which included some passenger cars. One of the cars was heat damaged and n...  more
  • by Jon Radder 11 hours ago
    Today, in hopes of some afternoon clearing of the sky, the railroad transported the new cars out to Coal Dump Curve where the pl...  more
  • by " Rooster " September 23
    David Marconi,FOGCH said:  and some under carriage details.
     
    SWEET ...so you are removing the side skirts then!
  • by Cliff Jennings September 23
    Just an absolutely gorgeous scene, especially in the evening with the lights. 
    Amazing job, Jim!
  • by Chris Brancato September 23
    Very impressive! Keep up the good work and the pictures coming with updates.
  • by Gary Armitstead September 23
    During the build of this turnout, I used MasterCam to try various designs for the switch stand and the throw bar mechanism. Thes...  more
  • by Todd Brody September 23
    Thanks.
     
    Do you think it would be difficult to run a pair of wires out of the block for a motor contact?  I only need...  more
  • by Bob McCown September 23
    Yup.  Once I got the cab roof off it was easy enough to sort out.  I popped the 1:20 figure out of its seat. Looking t...  more
  • by Greg Elmassian September 23
    True... I was using the term "circuit breakers" in quotes because that term normally means a mechanical device to me, and all th...  more
  • by Gary Buchanan, FOG September 23
    A method of cleaning out the accumulation of cinders out of the smoke box ? Looks like on that locomotive getting into it to cle...  more
  • by Ross Mansell September 23
    Crikey..that lot looks hernia making!
  • by John Caughey September 22
    I love that stretch of the road  
     
  • by Bill Barnwell September 22
       Made 1 and maintained it for Dunn's toys and hobbies for several years, ran a LGB 2017 with powered tender 3-4axel ...  more
  • by E. Paul Austin September 22
    Doug:  Find some one with the NMRA Data Sheets from way back.  They had the info on Street Car trackage and track layo...  more
  • by Bruce Chandler September 22
    Shay is sold!     Updated the original entry to add some pictures and a few more details.
  • by David Maynard September 22
    I went to the optimist, and he said that I don't need glasses.
  • by Jon Radder September 21
    Very cool Ray
  • by Dan Gilchrist September 21
    Todd Brody said:
     
    To such things as Rooster "going on the lamb."
    Means Rooster tried to go vegetarian and failed.
     
  • by John Caughey September 21
    Sweet! Looks spouse pleasing.
  • by Rex Ammerman September 21
    Greg,
         As far as Aristo Parts. If anyone is looking for some Parts for Aristocraft Pacific's !  I have a...  more