Hi Kurt. Thanks,
I wonder if that's based on a real photo?
Normally, an EP-2 could pull a whole 11-car consist- so double heading would not be...
Try the links in post #5 just above.
I looked at them in a different browser un-logged in and I could see them.
So hopefully you can too.
Here is the color shot:
Here is the good side B&W shot:...
I'm making a Milwaukee Road EP-2 class Bi-polar in the first non-black scheme in N scale. I call it the experimental scheme since it is the only...
It's not called THE Ranch?
Yep. That was one problem. I had to take careful measurements and a small file and work on the truck frame so that the weight was on...
Yes, I have a video.
Just a bit of history for anyone who does not know.
The locomotive above is not an NJ Custom Brass EP-2 from 1983.
Finished number E4.
Enjoy your accomplishment!
Thanks for sharing.
Lady selling brass....
It's in EXCELLENT condition!!!!...
I'm in the middle of a major project with the Overland Western Maryland Shay brass steamer.
Been perfecting these for years, and most...
I was thinking the same thing.
If it runs better when warming up, then there may be some sort of bind.
It may be something as simple as a...
I have two.
Both not too disastrous.
I was photographing some custom Atlas GP40s for an article... and one took a tumble out in the yard. Landed...
Kato quality is high.
So derailing shows something is wrong.
Most likely culprit is wheel gauge. Do you have an NMRA gauge. They are...
I think it also matters what you like and how you like to run trains.
Even though one track is generally more prototypical, it can be very...
Hi Bill. I use pure bottled Nitrogen. So as dry as it can get.
Where I live on the Gulf Coast, the humidity is between 70-100% all year...
What is the humidity where you live?
I live on the Gulf Coast of Florida and I've tried baking soda many many time with an air eraser. It...
In my humble opinion, remember that a child is going to break things. That's why I think the first loco should be a wide body loco with no...
Yes, it's code 80.
But kids will enjoy changing layout track like leggos. Build .... rebuild.
I've started at least 2 kids with it....