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  1. Before & After SD80MAC

    by , 14th Feb 2012 at 03:50 AM (My Model RR Adventures)
    Quote Originally Posted by Bamboozledguy View Post
    Well this loco has been sitting idle since forever it seems like and only recently I decided to order parts for it. Lets see it needed electrical pickups, light board, rear truck, shell. I finally got my Kato package today I was like a kid in a candy store. I know this is a silly post but its nice to see this locomotive back in working shape. Now all I have to do is buy myself an airbrush.

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  2. Denver and Milwaukee Northern Shop Complex

    Progress (slowly) continues for the D&MN Shop Complex. The Ash Pit is built, the Sanding Tower is built, the 2 main shop buildings are nearing completion. Next I have to start the Coaling Tower from N Scale Architects, build the Yard Office, scratchbuild a Transfer Table, start an Icehouse and Platform, build a Roundhouse and install a Turntable.

    I've laid out the pieces to give a general sense of the size of the complex. There is a double track Mainline that runs through the ...
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  3. Microtrains FT B unit info needed

    by , 7th Feb 2012 at 12:43 AM (My Model RR Adventures)
    Im sure someday someone will find a use for this list.

    Quote Originally Posted by Bamboozledguy View Post
    No sadly its not, Im trying to get MT to order parts for mine. I did some sniffing on the Net & found a parts list for the FT


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  4. MTL couplers for GG1

    by , 6th Feb 2012 at 01:58 AM (My Model RR Adventures)
    I just purchased a GG1 & Im glad I came across this thread.

    Quote Originally Posted by peterh View Post
    About a year and a half ago I bought a Kato GG1 a beautiful engine with, as I felt, one drawback the couplers. It didn't get them to work alright every time with those cars that had Micro Trains couplers. I tried to look around on the internet but I couldn't find any info on what to change to. Then the other day I decided to give it my best shot. I figured that I could possibly fit an MTL 1128 in the pilot truck. This however
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  5. BLMA Jersey Barriers and Decals

    by , 4th Feb 2012 at 08:40 AM (My Model RR Adventures)
    Quote Originally Posted by Bamboozledguy View Post
    Ive been looking at a lot of Intermodal Ports and they have a ton of these Jersey barriers around and took some creative license and added some signage to mine.

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