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  • ronaldwolters
    Bill, Any sign of the book yet? Let me know if not and I will send you my copy. I hate to vouch for someone and then they don t come through. Ron
    Message 1 of 30 , May 16, 2010
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      Bill,
      Any sign of the book yet? Let me know if not and I will send you my copy. I hate to vouch for someone and then they don't come through.
      Ron


      --- In NGMMG@yahoogroups.com, William Uffelman <ufffam@...> wrote:
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      > It's been 3 weeks and no book yet. I've tried calling and no answer.
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      > Apparently honesty, integrity, the US Postal Service and old age aren't playing well together.
      >
      > Disappointed!
      >
      > Bill Uffelman
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      > ________________________________
      > From: William Uffelman <ufffam@...>
      > To: NGMMG@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Mon, April 5, 2010 6:32:00 PM
      > Subject: Re: [NGMMG] Re: just posted pictures
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      > The man  answered then he put his wife on as "she knows about this stuff". She said they had a few left at $15 and I said money is on the way including some postage -- I tossed a $20 in an envelope and dropped it in the mail.
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      > Test will be if it shows up!
      >
      > Bill
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      > From: lloyd lehrer <ho.guy@...>
      > To: NGMMG@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Mon, April 5, 2010 5:15:55 PM
      > Subject: Re: [NGMMG] Re: just posted pictures
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      > bill, what was the secret code word?  they sounded like they new what i was
      > talking about.
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      > On Mon, Apr 5, 2010 at 2:38 PM, William Uffelman <ufffam@...> wrote:
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      > > Called them and mailed money -- thanks very much!
      > >
      > > Bill Uffelman
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      > > ________________________________
      > > From: ronaldwolters <ron.amywolters@...<ron.amywolters%40netzero.net>
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      > > To: NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > Sent: Mon, April 5, 2010 2:21:55 PM
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      > > Subject: [NGMMG] Re: just posted pictures
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      > > call. Coleen McNulty @ 435.433.6842. She & her husband, June, run the
      > > historical society, tell them I sent you. I don't have a email for them. The
      > > book is great and worth the 10-20$ that it cost when I bought it a few years
      > > ago.
      > > Ron
      > >
      > > --- In NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>, William Uffelman
      > > <ufffam@> wrote:
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      > > > " The wood  for the coffin is from a store that my grand father had in
      > > salt lake, from 1911-1969, so the wood is very old."  There you go -- you
      > > have the real thing!
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      > > > Tried to locate the historical society to see about the book but other
      > > than notices that they were having meetings a couple of years ago no
      > > success. I'll keep looking.
      > > >
      > > > Bill
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      > > > ________________________________
      > > > From: ronaldwolters <ron.amywolters@>
      > > > To: NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > > Sent: Mon, April 5, 2010 2:00:22 PM
      > > > Subject: [NGMMG] Re: just posted pictures
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      > > > Bill-
      > > > the track is really HO,(Sn42") so no need to change it, I'll just bury it
      > > in more dirt. The wood  for the coffin is from a store that my grand father
      > > had in salt lake, from 1911-1969, so the wood is very old. Haven't htought
      > > about lightimg yet but that is a good idea with the top.
      > > > Ron
      > > >
      > > > --- In NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>, William Uffelman
      > > <ufffam@> wrote:
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      > > > > Coffin looks cool. As Sn3 track is 9/16" gauge it would work for 1/32n2
      > > but who needs another scale to model in!
      > > > >
      > > > > Other than splinters I can see rough pine boards as the coffin. They
      > > used to sell prefinished boards that looked like distressed barn siding.
      > > > >
      > > > > Hinge the top and front to fold open and support the lighting. The Fast
      > > Tracks turnout guy has a great shipping case for his water front layout
      > > making it look like a crate.
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      > > > > I have some photos on Kodak Gallery of Nevada mine and mill remnants
      > > that I'll link to.
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      > > > > Bill Uffelman
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      > > > > ________________________________
      > > > > From: ronaldwolters <ron.amywolters@>
      > > > > To: NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > > > Sent: Mon, April 5, 2010 12:39:36 PM
      > > > > Subject: [NGMMG] Re: just posted pictures
      > > > >
      > > > > Bill-
      > > > > just uploaded some overall shots of both layout and coffin. Any input
      > > on the coffin would be appreciated. Really just came up with the idea of
      > > bringing this project back from the scrap pile on Saturday night.
      > > > > Was just thinking of the small open stamp mill that "Western scale
      > > models" makes in "O" scale might be cool in 1:35 scale in the center of the
      > > coffin...I have been reading a book called Ghost owns and mines of Nevada,
      > > lots of great pictures, of 1900-1930 ish of tent camps around small mines.
      > > This has lead to the inspiration to rebuild this small display layout.
      > > > > Ron
      > > > >
      > > > > --- In NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>, William
      > > Uffelman <ufffam@> wrote:
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      > > > > > Coffin pics would still be fun to see -- inspirational so to speak.
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      > > > > > Bill Uffelman
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      > > > > > ________________________________
      > > > > > From: ronaldwolters <ron.amywolters@>
      > > > > > To: NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > > > > Sent: Mon, April 5, 2010 12:22:36 PM
      > > > > > Subject: [NGMMG] Re: just posted pictures
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      > > > > > Thanks for the interest.
      > > > > > Sorry for the confusion, the coffin and the layout are two separate
      > > projects. Layout is in a 13'X 17' part of basement. cofin still has S scale
      > > stuff on it. The coffin will have very small mines. I was just looking @ the
      > > Mine Lane Stewart, had n the Gazette in 2003/2004, as one of the mines. I am
      > > still looking for inspriration for the rest of it. Will post some mone
      > > pictues of overall room and coffin.
      > > > > > Ron
      > > > > >
      > > > > > ,@yahoogroups.com, William Uffelman <ufffam@> wrote:
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      > > > > > > Ron -- looks great. can you do an overall shot or two to capture
      > > the coffin setting?
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      > > > > > > Bill Uffelman
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      > > > > > > From: ronaldwolters <ron.amywolters@>
      > > > > > > To: NGMMG@yahoogroups.com <NGMMG%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > > > > > Sent: Mon, April 5, 2010 11:04:47 AM
      > > > > > > Subject: [NGMMG] just posted pictures
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      > > > > > > Here are some shots of my new layout in 35n2. It is a smallish
      > > layout that moves ore from 6 mines to a mill. Could not resist an small area
      > > (12 Sq.FT) of comercial structures. I am in the early stages of construction
      > > as you can tell from the photos. The mine is based (loosely on the Emerald
      > > Mine in the Tintic district of Utah). Plans include another mine with a
      > > steel headframe, based either on one from Bingham Canyon, or a existing one
      > > in Park City, Utah. The other 4 are still in the inspiration stages along
      > > with the mill that will have a complete interior, hope fully it will sit in
      > > a 4x4' area @ the end of the line.
      > > > > > > Ron
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