First Gen EMD's in the snow of North Carolina

CarNutandTrainNut2 Feb 1, 2021

  1. CarNutandTrainNut2

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  2. Kurt Moose

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    Wow, big train-15 cars and two cabooses! Very nice, and love the trestle scene!(y)
     
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  3. Hytec

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    Lovely video, thanks.
    I was hoping for DPUs. No way that li'l ole Geep could handle that many cars without pulling Amps way in excess of what the motors could handle, let alone the genny and cables. I was envisioning pools of molten copper along the tracks. :eek:
     
  4. SLSF Freak

    SLSF Freak Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    Haha, I was in the same spot. As it came across the trestle and the train just kept going and going I thought that's way too much train for that little guy!

    Nice vid - I love trains in the snow! -Mike
     
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  5. Doug Gosha

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    Me three. At first I thought, "That little ol' Geep sure is a tough little bugger" and then...

    Doug
     
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  6. BoxcabE50

    BoxcabE50 HOn30 & N Scales Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    Two standby/helper units as added tonnage. Or were they active?
     
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  7. gmorider

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    Cool! :cool:(y)
     

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