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    One last photo using Combine ZP for photo...

    One last photo using Combine ZP for photo stacking:
    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=118610&d=1614379776
    Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T2i, tripod and remote shutter
    AV mode,...
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    Easiest way to fix if there is a problem is to...

    Easiest way to fix if there is a problem is to run a second set of bus wires out to the ends of the existing bus wires, turning each bus into a loop.
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    Not sure about the tention thing. How about...

    Not sure about the tention thing. How about this:
    You've got to accentuate the vertical
    Eliminate the gradual
    Latch on to the vertigo
    Don't mess with mister in between"?
  4. I have one of these. It is powerful but I have a...

    I have one of these. It is powerful but I have a hard time getting any grass to come out of it. Possibly due to screen size or length of fiber, although I would think N Scale fiber is relatively...
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    I got an Uno kit long ago and was impressed with...

    I got an Uno kit long ago and was impressed with how well it was put together for teaching. Anyway I learned enough to get going; have fun with it. Of course, in my previous life I programmed for a...
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    Many old RRs names are where they started and...

    Many old RRs names are where they started and where they intended to lay track to, like New York, Susquehanna and Western. Following that approach, you could name it for two points on the river,...
  7. Go with Woodland Scenics. I originally got a...

    Go with Woodland Scenics. I originally got a Grass Tech tea strainer applicator which was... meh. Then a WWS precision applicator which is definitely more powerful but I have a hard time getting...
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    Just curious how the dryer works. Does it pump...

    Just curious how the dryer works. Does it pump hot air into the bottom of the hopper and they dry out the whole hopper load in one go?
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    This. You need very fine grained stone. Never...

    This. You need very fine grained stone.

    Never tried this but might be worth the experiment. Make a mold the shape of the wall lain flat with the front face of the wall down. Put an even layer...
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    I have a single track portal on a 15" curve and...

    I have a single track portal on a 15" curve and my Concor Hi Cubes don't have much room left. They are the biggest cars I have by a wide (nyuk nyuk) margin.
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    I have another single track...
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    I use my fingertip, barely "wet" it in the goo...

    I use my fingertip, barely "wet" it in the goo then slide on top of the rail until increased friction tells me that the goo is gone. If you rotate your finger around a bit while sliding you pick...
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    As mentioned by badlandnp if your goal is to run...

    As mentioned by badlandnp if your goal is to run in a loop then where is the loop? Where will you put the towns?

    You want to put a lot into a fairly small space (don't we all?) The shape of the...
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    Well, at the rate I'm progressing on this I must...

    Well, at the rate I'm progressing on this I must be Captain Slow.
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    I don't want to run into this running 4 engines...

    I don't want to run into this running 4 engines on a Power Cab. What gauge is your bus wire?
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    Not the plugs themselves but the way you attach...

    Not the plugs themselves but the way you attach wires to them using a small phillips screwdriver. Those wire connections appear to be similar but not identical to the power distribution bar's...
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    For decoder, expertise, labor and shipping $90...

    For decoder, expertise, labor and shipping $90 seems reasonable to me. When I converted my 6 smoothest running diesels I paid I think $10 to Aztec (no longer in business) and $15 for shipping to get...
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    My two cents: I'm really liking @Gary Rowan...

    My two cents: I'm really liking @Gary Rowan's link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07DW2C4ZB/?coliid=I7MCWQ3XYAB9Z&colid=21BMOGV7522GM&psc=1&ref_=lv_ov_lig_dp_it

    There are three things I like about...
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    Took a long time to finish the forest, and it...

    Took a long time to finish the forest, and it looks much better with the cardboard and newsprint wall masking gone. Some day I may paint backdrop hills and then slide them in behind the scenery...
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    My only experience with something was about 40...

    My only experience with something was about 40 years ago in a failed attempt to add flotation to a kayak (its open cell like a sponge, major fail) using stuff for packing electronics. It's some kind...
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    I ballast after rock work and before vegetation. ...

    I ballast after rock work and before vegetation. Unballasted is easier to mask off.
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    I used the KISS approach. Cut a piece of wood to...

    I used the KISS approach. Cut a piece of wood to match the width between the ties instead of between the rails.
  22. It's pretty easy to chop panels from a Kato...

    It's pretty easy to chop panels from a Kato through truss.

    26 inches gives you 347 proto feet. Measuring on Google Earth the whole bridge spans 812', the swing span is 235' (17.6"N), the three...
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    Unless you are hand laying, consider how far...

    Unless you are hand laying, consider how far apart your particular brand of turnouts put the tracks when you attach diverging to diverging for a crossover. You don't want to have to trim a turnout...
  24. Am I the only guy here with Zombie Finger? Seems...

    Am I the only guy here with Zombie Finger? Seems like a couple of times a day my phone doesn't respond until I make several attempts, switch fingers, or lick my finger tip. Seems like using a touch...
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    If I could suggest another, canned foam like...

    If I could suggest another, canned foam like Great Stuff.
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