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MDC HOn3 Locos traction

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I think you should take a set of RE track gauges and re-lay the track across the skyway. Fix the track for gosh sakes. Gil
gilhanson41
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2:59 PM

3d printer

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Look carefully at the assorted models. The SLA DIY should have excellent results. There is a post-print method to blend and smooth the USB filament printed
Mike Bauers
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Aug 3

HOn3 modular groups, midatlantic states PA NJ DE MD

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A couple of changes aren't in these standards yet. Some are: - We are now using GapMasters at the end of our modules to eliminate the bridging rails. This
Mike Conder
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Aug 2

NG Inspection engine?

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Wess Thanks for your information. Robert Whetham's "the Railways of Peru, Volume 1 - The Northern Lines" has a good print of the BLW builders photo of The F.C.
John Stutz
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Aug 2

HOn3 LaBelle Kit

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My experience has been that the out-of-scale grain of wood looks wrong on well-maintained cars (such as coaches), but looks good on poorly-maintained cars
Jeff Young
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Jul 31

Need a little help measuring ...

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Great, you're a lifesaver! I needed those 1st 2 dimensions, now I can build my inspection pit! Mike Conder, loving the Internet yet again
Mike Conder
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Jul 22

Quincy and Torch Lake RR - photos

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... Yes The Historical American Engineering Record (HAER http://www.cr.nps.gov/hdp/) surveyed the Quincy mine, mills and furnace circa 1978, and along with
John Stutz
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Jul 20

Re-Remotor

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Mashima 2416. Right diameter shaft, right mounting centres, a straight drop in. All you need is a small soldering iron to loosen the terminals and a larger one
szczowicz
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Jul 14

masking brass for painting

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Nice tip on the latex masking, Phil, thanks! Mike Conder On Monday, July 6, 2015, Phil Floyd dawglife4me@yahoo.com [HOn3] < ... Nice tip on the latex masking,
Mike Conder
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Jul 6

1973 MRR magazine article needed

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I just keep my old issues in binders. I have MRR 1935 to date, RMC 1930’s to date, all of Finelines, Timberbeast, Timbertimes, Gazette, and a few others.
David Barron
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Jul 6

Ice Houses-History-Durango Ice Issued For June 1950

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Thanks all for the insights! I appreciate the information....I will still enjoy my boxcar red reefer...even though it seems less likely to be prototypical! Joe
milwfan2k
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Jul 5

Blackstone K-27 Motor

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... Search for Hollywood Foundry in Australia. He carries an extensive line of Mashima motors that are used in his very large variety of custom built model
John Stutz
15
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Jun 30

Re: Digest Number 7983

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Actually, both Floquil and Testors were owned by the same company for at least 10 years. That company makes Rustoleum and a number of other coating products.
Ted Wiese
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Jun 28

Photos or plans of both sides of Rotary OM As-Built

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tonyk537 Interesting point about the photo on page 108 and the flat roof with no offset. I knew about the rebuild dates for OM and ON but did not associate the
d_rg_br
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Jun 17

Beginner question on laying track in yard - proper order of steps

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If you are addressing me, I agree. I've never had Homosote expand or contract that I have noticed and I've had it in place for many, many years. What I was
Jim Marlett
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Jun 16
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