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by PRR5406
Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: PRR SD-35 FOR SALE
Replies: 1
Views: 484

Re: PRR SD-35 FOR SALE

Out of curiosity, which is the radio system? That locomotive is a beautiful model.
by PRR5406
Thu Nov 14, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Build Log
Topic: New York Central Baggage Car
Replies: 17
Views: 3670

Re: New York Central Baggage Car

Unreal detail. Perhaps I should say "real detail"! Blown away by the craftsmanship!
by PRR5406
Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: A new sign from ODF
Replies: 1
Views: 424

Re: A new sign from ODF

These are very well done and beautiful signs, Peter! What a shame a person can't approach them while riding on a newly cast set of ALCO Type "B" locomotive trucks. Now that's the ticket to ride!
by PRR5406
Tue Oct 15, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Old style passenger trucks
Replies: 3
Views: 1250

Re: Old style passenger trucks

Actually, what we need are some ALCO style type "B" trucks.
by PRR5406
Tue Sep 10, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Electric drive locomotives
Replies: 7
Views: 2588

Re: Electric drive locomotives

I'm going to guess at this, but given what is written in their advertisement, I'd say it will require constant cooling and may eventually fail. Something designed for heavy use in a confined space is a 24 volt motor from an electric wheelchair. Not only do they have the power, they're designed to wo...
by PRR5406
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: Green Bay Wi National Railroad museum
Replies: 7
Views: 2033

Re: Green Bay Wi National Railroad museum

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Builders model
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Model in lobby
Taken last September, 2018.
by PRR5406
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Grand Scale Railroading
Topic: Green Bay Wi National Railroad museum
Replies: 7
Views: 2033

Re: Green Bay Wi National Railroad museum

There is a very old live steamer set in a garden outside the building, a gorgeous 4-4-0 in 1/8th scale in the lobby, a grand scale "sort of" Hudson in the museum store being used as a display, and a builders model of the Aerotrain in the museum itself.
by PRR5406
Sat Aug 31, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Diesel Locomotive Drawing List
Replies: 5
Views: 1946

Re: Diesel Locomotive Drawing List

Thanks, Tim!
by PRR5406
Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Diesel Locomotive Drawing List
Replies: 5
Views: 1946

Re: Diesel Locomotive Drawing List

Maineline Modeler also had drawings for the ALCO FA1, but unfortunately, I don't have a publication date.
by PRR5406
Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: PVLS Live Steamers August Meet
Replies: 18
Views: 4166

Re: PVLS Live Steamers August Meet

Don't forget the 7.25" meet at Quebec Live Steamers!
2019 QMRS LS Meet.jpg
by PRR5406
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: FINGER LAKES LIVE STEAMERS 50TH ANNIVERSARY MEET
Replies: 1
Views: 1528

Re: FINGER LAKES LIVE STEAMERS 50TH ANNAVERSY MEET

Glad to hear you are well, Dave. I did hear your named mentioned several times around the steaming bays and with particular reference to the Mercer version of the Reading A5a Camelbacks. You and the K4s were both missed. Stay well and we hope to see you around.
by PRR5406
Mon Aug 05, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Watch out for the herd of Camels-0-4-0 Camelback history
Replies: 27
Views: 10527

Re: Watch out for the herd of Camels-0-4-0 Camelback history

Heard of Camels?
Sure, I've heard of Camels!

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/ ... sp=sharing

Tom, Dave, and my friend Jim Ash, tending to or riding the three Camelbacks that made it to the FLLS meet.