"I'm old, I'm fat, I'm blue. You can't need me!"
Love a Doctor Who reference.
(Also applies to the MRL.):rolleyes:
I remember many years ago I was at at a train show/swap meet at a mall in Denver. There was a seller there with several different shrink-wrapped...
Does anyone know what prototype they used with the turbogenerator in front of the stack? I've never seen one.
I'm disappointed to see one of the few trains that Kato could make that is a hard NO for me. I am not sure why, but I'm just not a C&NW fan.
My final SW1 from my custom painter. Great job as always, thanks Shawn!
And before anyone asks, Yes, it's supposed to have silver trucks.
Here is the latest from my custom painter. Thanks again, Shawn!!!
I have 14 of them, some custom painted. Aside from one that got dropped (not hardly the locos fault), I have never had a bit of trouble with any...
Here is a photo of a Kato F3a factory paint bodyshell out of my parts bin. They were once fairly plentiful, I bought this one for a spare drive....
I still remember how I got mine. I said "As soon as someone comes out with a PRR N5c caboose in n scale," (confident that no one would) "I'll hunt...
I bought them from Shapeways
Here are my latest Arnold SW1s, fresh from my custom painter.
Thanks again Shawn!!!
Thanks for the tip on how to shim the guard rails. I have some Peco HO curved turnouts on a friend"s layout that need this done to them, but I...
I have about 8 assorted Intermountain cars in the Fleet of Modernism scheme that I run behind mine. Are they prototypically correct? I would think...
The drop in replacement in Kato NW2s is the Micro-Trains 2004. (I strongly suggest buying the assembled ones) Here is a nice YouTube video:
I had some Atlas GP7s I had to do this to, worked fine for me as well.
I'm a huge fan of the first generation challengers and if Athearn makes them there would definitely be at least one on my roster to go along with...
I'm afraid you may have a long wait. I spoke to the Hornby rep at the NMRA convention this year and he said apparently the American n...
Thank you for a bit of history on my loco, we selected the number somewhat at random. I have my painter working on another CB&Q unit...
Here's my modern Arnold SW1 fresh from my custom painter: