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    The HO boys have a reaming tool to improve the...

    The HO boys have a reaming tool to improve the performance of their axles.
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    Similar here. I swap to metal wheels first, if...

    Similar here. I swap to metal wheels first, if there is still a problem, I swap trucks.
    @sid you have some vintage pieces there. While you might not like MT, they make the largest variety of trucks...
  3. There will be more of these coming. CP has 8 more...

    There will be more of these coming. CP has 8 more Heritage units planned before the end of the year. I was told they are doing 5 each of these paint schemes.
  4. According to the head of the steam program they...

    According to the head of the steam program they use it primarily for dynamic breaking. By using the dynamic brakes on the diesel, they save a tremendous amount of wear on the steam engines mechanical...
  5. My video of it leaving town: ...

    My video of it leaving town:

    https://youtu.be/YWHa533hFU0
  6. CN was using precision railroading before it...

    CN was using precision railroading before it became a catch phrase. It was all part of the E. Hunter Harrison plan.
  7. CN has been very deliberate in their elimination...

    CN has been very deliberate in their elimination of low volume customers. If you can’t deliver 24+ car blocks weekly, they don’t want the business.
  8. I went and shot it coming into Vegas. I’ll get...

    I went and shot it coming into Vegas. I’ll get some shots as it leaves town today. I’ll post pics once I get them processed.

    https://youtu.be/6YH3op4b0gA
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    MRH reached out and connected with me on...

    MRH reached out and connected with me on Linkedin, but never asked any content. I still don't know why they bothered.

    Some of their team is openly anti-N. I asked Ken Patterson why there was no N...
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    It’s about time. I don’t think I’ve read MRH in...

    It’s about time. I don’t think I’ve read MRH in six month because of the lack of N Scale. I’ll check this one out.
  11. I have never had a car where I had to add more...

    I have never had a car where I had to add more than one washer, and that was to adjust ride height. I think you should try another means of attaching the trucks if you are needing 3 washers. Maybe...
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    It was a conscious decision. The space at the...

    It was a conscious decision. The space at the field edge is boring, to model them full sized burns up valuable real estate. I selectively compressed it!
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    Get some Busch furrowed field. It captures the...

    Get some Busch furrowed field. It captures the field look perfectly and is super easy to install....
  14. I picked up some River Point Station trucks....

    I picked up some River Point Station trucks. These are nice. Iíll have to do a little cleanup on the rims and some weathering.
    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=105095&stc=1
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    Good eye! I just installed my last bungalow at...

    Good eye! I just installed my last bungalow at another spot on the layout, so I need to pick up some more to help fill the scene out.
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    I finally installed the overhead crossing lights...

    I finally installed the overhead crossing lights in Hinckley. They’ve only been laying on the ground for 3 years. I still have to install the gates behind them. I’ll wire them sometime in the next...
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    I’m going to take a chance on the SW7. I’d like...

    I’m going to take a chance on the SW7. I’d like to customize one for a friends layout. I know it’s Paragon, but having sound in a switcher from the factory will help add some extra depth to yard jobs.
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    Funny! The guy who designed this is from...

    Funny! The guy who designed this is from Nebraska. He has a lot of farm equipment he is going to be adding to the page soon.
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    Allen, that is one of the tweaks being made! We...

    Allen, that is one of the tweaks being made! We wanted to make sure the spiral would print. The other tweak is fixing the tread on the tires (directional tread, so you want L and R versions).
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    I made some progress on some Briggs Coil car...

    I made some progress on some Briggs Coil car kits.
    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=104886&stc=1

    I also did a test print of a new combine for the Baldylox Designs Etsy...
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    That is a great railfanning height!

    That is a great railfanning height!
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    My layout runs 52”-54”. That is comfortable for...

    My layout runs 52”-54”. That is comfortable for operating and photographing. It was 50” and I’m glad I raised it up.
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    It’s a custom MOW train. CP and UP have both have...

    It’s a custom MOW train. CP and UP have both have versions built.
    From the Relco FB page:
    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=104828&stc=1
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    I’ve been printing like a mad man. I’ve begun a...

    I’ve been printing like a mad man. I’ve begun a UP Relco project. I have the rear rotating deck for the B end printing now.
    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=104801&stc=1
  25. Does anyone remember John Leaders? His layouts...

    Does anyone remember John Leaders? His layouts really showed how cost effective the hobby can be. He was working on an Council Bluffs themed layout when he fell off the grid. I don’t think his blog...
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