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  1. Jim Fitzgerald’s Legacy Inspires an Accidental Train Collector to Build N-Scale DB



    George Michaels, Founder of TroveStar N-Scale Model Train Database


    by George Michaels, Founder of TroveStar N-Scale Model Train Database

    In the summer of 2015, I began work creating the N-Scale Model Train Database on TroveStar, a database of n-scale items released since the 1960s. As of December 20, 2017, the database tally was 47,800+ locos, rolling stock, structures
    ...
  2. Pinnacle & Western - Floorplan

    Here's the new footprint for PWRR.

    Attachment 89112

    The layout footprint (in black) measures approx. 125 in. by 112 in.
    The red areas are access paths to the closet on the left, and the circuit breaker box in the top right.
    The orange circle shows where the helix will be located.

    Here's the new footprint with the old footprint overlayed in blue.

    Attachment 89113

    The original design had access around ...
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  3. New locomotive + rolling stock database for OS X and iOS!

    I just started creating my own database for all my locos and rolling stock, complete with drop-down boxes, radio-buttons, photo fields, and other neat stuff. I'm building it in an app called Ninox for OS X (also available for iOS). Here's my first sample screen:



    Customizable drop-down fields are a breeze!



    For Windows users, if there's enough ...

    Updated 20th Feb 2017 at 06:48 AM by Metrolink

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  4. A little bragging about my grandson...

    Last Thursday (01/05/2017) evening, I returned home from a drive out to Phoenix AZ. The wife & I went out to visit my youngest daughter, who had just given birth to their 3rd child on 12/28/2016. Our 13th grandchild! Driving back those 2 days to K.C., I couldn't stop thinking about how proud I was of my 8 year old grandson, and how responsible was.

    Let me give you a little background.


    About three years ago, my wife & youngest daughter persuaded me
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  5. Facebook Group Buy and sell

    Hi, there my name is Eric and I created a Facebook group for Canadian residents only Called the N Scale Canada Flea Market.
    Since the exchange of the Canadian dollar vs the US dollar is doing well I created a group so all Canadians can buy or sell N Scale items so other Canadians can benefit great deals without any worries about money exchange.

    So come and joined the N Scale Canada Flea Market on Facebook

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/nscalecanfleamarket/
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