Picked up 3, Mopac 2 bay off set side hoppers.
I used no ox long time ago when you could fined it. Then Wahl clipper oil and Rail zip. No ox worked the best.
Now I use Isopropyl Alcohol and a...
No derailing, just won't couple to Micro Trains coupler.
Micro Trains recommends the 1015 couplers for Kato 844.
Has anyone converted one?
A nice yardstick compass, a center line and you are good to go!
Not all cars was double plug doors, some had one plug and one sliding door.
I worked on a lot of RBOX cars and UP cars that was RBOX cars. All the doors are black.
If I rehung a new door it was box car red.
Big Boy coming to the midwest,
My M/T UP coal cars, and M/T, Atlas MoPac cabooses
35 min video, backing out of shop and best run.
Some videos on you tube,
Switch question, how do you get the plug off the end so you don't have to drill a big hole for the wires? I don't want to cut the wires!
Sure wish I made $50,000 being retired.
Got to thinking about the good old days. You could get N scale cars around Christmas time at Woolworths for 98 cents.
At the hobby shops for a 1-2...
I paid $28.00 for a Bluford shops Mopac caboose, just because I worked on them.
Lots of cork, to put under my untrack! What a difference.
Anyone try the cork sheets from Hobby Lobby? (24" x 96") with the 40% off coupon on there web site makes it reasonable.
Didn't see the post...
A Micro Trains MP bay window caboose, and a Atlas MP caboose.
Brand new in case.
Might go back today and get a Micro Trains 8 pack of UP coal hoppers.
Had to put on my magnifiers, they are three springs.
Rich, I believe they are the 100 ton trucks.