A Canadian moment.....

VIARailfan Oct 21, 2012

  1. BNSF FAN

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    Interesting. Thanks for that info.
     
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    AB74541A-FC70-4411-B2FA-7124EA09193D.jpeg One down one to go. Will do windows and step ladders / hand rails after paint
     
  3. eposte12

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    0ACFDBF3-410D-46AA-A58B-A39B700DDFA4.jpeg These 7 cn projects should keep me busy till summer time
     
  4. Allen H

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    Either I missed it or it didn't get mentioned, but I'm assuming these are the Scale Trains Auto racks judging by the boxing glove couplers?
    What did you do about the wracked truck frames?
    Were they molded bad or were the axles too long?
     
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  5. freddy_fo

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    Just got in 3 more NARC Saskatchewan cars bringing me up to 7 total so far.

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  6. eposte12

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    FBB86583-9BEA-41F9-B665-EB87ACCB4C41.jpeg Thanks to Jordan I now have 2. I used the hot water method to straighten the scale train truck now working well. The way they make it you can’t replace with anything else
     
  7. MetraMan01

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    That’s a really interesting layout or diorama you have there. Do you have a thread or website where you describe the build or show more pictures?


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  8. freddy_fo

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    Yeah, it's a coffee table built around 3'x6' layout. Unfortunately no build thread as I put it all together pre-2000. The table construction itself is pretty rudimentary with mostly tongue and groove glue joints and built with red oak. Pretty solid though as it's traveled 1000s of miles since it was built. I recently posted up a few pics of it on another thread if you want to check it out in more detail:

    Could this be done in Unitrack?

    If you are still intrigued and want more info I'll be happy to answer any questions you have.
     
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    DC9F8C8C-3185-49A5-B404-91BCBD0E2497.jpeg DC9F8C8C-3185-49A5-B404-91BCBD0E2497.jpeg Did a little work on snow slead need to do windows next
     
  10. eposte12

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    Oops double shot. Damm big tumbs
     
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  11. MetraMan01

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    Looks great! Windows make a huge difference on the Walthers model plow. But I had the hardest time getting glazing into the cupola. Took forever.

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  12. eposte12

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    33F7768A-5BF9-4CC5-915A-BA4103511E39.jpeg Scored some more cylindricals
     
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    046E83C4-6EF8-426C-A860-89E1FD045B7B.jpeg Wow I’ve won and paid for my long time white elephant now im at the mercy of the postal service wish me luck I hope I didn’t jinx myself lol
     
  14. eposte12

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    ] DF2C38D8-725E-47D6-9B20-E69206D9DE09.jpeg Finally completed the fox valley Olympic gevos. Hopefully this summer we can get started back on working the layout so i can post pictures of it instead of just pictures of stuff I got
     
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    7F259A82-B6FF-4849-B348-7BF8CAFAD6B2.jpeg Another set of projects came in these are going to be red white and blue Bc rails going to have some cool retirement projects for after I retire in July. As long as I make it thru the next surgery this summer lol
     
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    AE72AECF-7933-49B6-8B2F-DC5BDA85416B.jpeg I was able to get more work done on the layout.
     
  17. PGE-N°2

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    Green and gold is always better.
     
  18. Bourkinafasso

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    Well, like this thread.... IT'S PURELY CANADIAN.....hey![​IMG]

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  19. badlandnp

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    I agree, "green and gold is better!" Nice little scene, it even has the outhouse! With an excellent view of the RR!
     
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  20. eposte12

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    6C92A3A9-7CFC-4ED9-8E3B-65CBBB781704.jpeg Just got these today. Got a bunch of stuff from bob Huddlston will post soon I’ve been down because of diabetes to stupid to listen to doctor almost lost my vision very scary
     
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