Hello From Portland Oregon

Bruceg503 Mar 23, 2021

  1. Bruceg503

    Bruceg503 TrainBoard Member

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    Hello, my name is Bruce
    I use to be in Ho scale as a kid until the early 80's running HO. now I am older and looking at getting back into N scale (space requirements). the Hobby has progressed A lot. Looking at DCC++
     
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  2. fitz

    fitz Staff Member

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    Welcome aboard, Bruce, from a nearby neighbor in Ridgefield, WA.
     
  3. Bruceg503

    Bruceg503 TrainBoard Member

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    Very nice just a hop, Skip and jump away.
     
  4. Philip H

    Philip H TrainBoard Member

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    Welcome aboard Bruce. As we pull away from the station, please remember to keep your hands and feet inside the car at all times. The coffee is on the stove in the corner and should be hot and ready for you to grab a cup. Make sure to post in the weekend threads so we can see your progress, and throw a layout thread in the N scale forum so we know where your givens a nd druthers are. Check out the prototype picture threads for some great inspiration, and make sure to keep an eye on the for sale posts incase someone here has something just cant live without.
     
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  5. logging loco

    logging loco TrainBoard Supporter

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    Hi Bruce,
    Things have really changed since the 80's. N scale has come along way. Three is so much available.

    Welcome to TrainBoard, enjoy a great hobby!
     
  6. Bruceg503

    Bruceg503 TrainBoard Member

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    I already have (2) Kato Loco's a UP C30-7 and a CP ES44AC (both are DC).
     
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  7. Kurt Moose

    Kurt Moose TrainBoard Member

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    Hi Bruce!!
     
  8. Bruceg503

    Bruceg503 TrainBoard Member

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    Hello Kurt, are you on nscale.net?
     
  9. BNSF FAN

    BNSF FAN TrainBoard Supporter

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    Welcome to TrainBoard Bruce!
     
  10. BnOEngrRick

    BnOEngrRick TrainBoard Member

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    My stepson is in Portland. Will probably take the train out in January for a visit.
     
  11. Hytec

    Hytec TrainBoard Member

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    Hey Bruce, Welcome. Check out the N-Scale Forum. Lots of interesting discussions that might give you ideas. Happy to have you on board.
     
  12. Bruceg503

    Bruceg503 TrainBoard Member

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    Thanks all
     
  13. BoxcabE50

    BoxcabE50 HOn30 & N Scales Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    Welcome to TrainBoard!
     
  14. Kurt Moose

    Kurt Moose TrainBoard Member

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    Nope, not me. I model in Z-scale.;)
     
  15. gmorider

    gmorider TrainBoard Member

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    Welcome to TrainBoard.
     

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