55497Re: The good side of auction sites
- Feb 1, 2008Hi Dave,
All that you have said is true.
I'm reading Rio Grande to the Pacific to see where exactly I want to
model or I might do a "What if".
I have always loved the scenery of Colorado.
So much different from the High Desert of California.
My decision to sell the GP35 is purely financial.
I'll reinvest the monies I get from it into a D&RGW GP9.
P.O. Box 53
Randsburg, CA. 93554
Check out my E-Bay Store at:
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "pinekirk" <pinekirk@...> wrote:
> --- In email@example.com, "Randy Brown" <asmtrains@> wrote:
> > As far as my Z Scale modeling, I have decided to change from SF
> > D&RGW (I want to run my models through canyons with pine trees).
> > I actually made this decision a month ago and magically MTL now
> > GP9s in D&RGW. There is a Z Scale god.
> > I have placed my SF GP-35 on eBay in case anyone is interested.
> > Randy Brown
> you know, Randy, both ATSF and Rio Grande were the dominant
> in Colorado. so you could keep your Santa Fe and still run Rio
> Grande especially from Denver south to Pueblo (and on into New
> Mexico). this was called the "joint line" and both railroads
> each others trackage. They ran their freights in one direction on
> ATSF trackage, and the other way on D&RGW trackage. the
> still applies today with the UP and BNSF. now the same wasn't
> for the mainline and tunnel district WEST of Denver, but Colorado
> plenty of scenery everywhere along the joint line (with an
> of rock and trees) so you could have your Santa Fe/Rio Grande cake
> and eat it too.
> dave f.
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