Picked up 20 freight cars at Central Ohio N Scale Weekend, from several dealers. Also Digitrax DCS 52 and 3 Micro-Trains Atlas U25B conversion...
In HO Scale reamer makes them roll a lot easier. There can be little burrs in the truck journal the reamer takes burrs out and smooths them also.
I have placed orders with other people and we split the shipping. That is one way to bring the price down.
Green Frog has a video called Styrene The Ideas, Tips & Techniques of Dean Freytag. Tells just about everything about scratch building.
If or when there is a local train swap, could get a sale table. Will not help figuring prices. Only down side is might pick up different or more...
Pick up several railroad DVD's. Two Bowser Pennsylvania hoppers. Bluford Shops Chicago Great Western, 3 pack Pittsburgh and Lake Erie, Chicago &...
Congratulations Kevin you are most of the way.
MK is correct.
Got a Wanda that was missing inner trucks, now has Micro-Trains. Pickup a Texaco car for $15 at swap. Never know what might find at a local swap.
Great news. NEINS is ready to go. Lot of us have all ready signed up.
I just reading this. Could just put a crashed vehicle and power company out to fix the power. That would explain the lights not working.
Oh No you let the magical smoke out. The smoke is what makes them work.
If you are not worried about having to lift cars up to uncouple, try Fox Valley dummy couplers FVM51000, 51010, or 51020. Also have been sold by...
Got most of the track plan drawn onto piece of plywood. One place will have to change to fit. Trying to do The old Scenic & Relaxed from Nine N...
Went to Micro-Trains web site under coupler conversions. Replacement trucks were 00310021 [1000-10]. The 10 pack would be cheapest way to convert....
We have a member in our club that said no more freight cars. Now he buys rolling stock.
Looks like a model railroad made this train. More locomotives than cars.
Do the E7's take the same decoders as the E8's. If not what options are there.
Good video. Can still remember some of the jingles from radio and TV.