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    Awesome! Luckily the LV PAs appear pretty...

    Awesome! Luckily the LV PAs appear pretty commonly photographed so I'll definitely start by checking out those areas on Proto-pics and reference your work.
    In other news, actually picked up my...
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    This is awesome. My 3 year old son currently...

    This is awesome. My 3 year old son currently loves running trains around my test track (4x4 bare sheet of particle board with an N gauge loop w/passing siding inside of an HO squared-loop with spur ...
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    Vintage Minitrix Spirit of 1776 Engine

    I recently bought a large collection of (happily) all N scale equipment. In amongst the standard Con-cor PAs, multiple F3/7/9s, and 0-6-0 switchers, it had a number of items that I haven't come...
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    Sooooooooo, yes I will probably PM you :D. ...

    Sooooooooo, yes I will probably PM you :D.

    That set is absolutely beautiful, even though it is like 50% John Wilkes, 25% Black Diamond, and 25% "What If". This version of the BDE is absolutely...
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    Con-cor PA1 Details

    I was finally able to come across an older Con-cor PA1 set that I intend to turn into my Lehigh Valley Black Diamond Express. It will obviously be a custom paint/decal job, but I was wondering if...
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    That's an awesome trick - thanks for sharing.

    That's an awesome trick - thanks for sharing.
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    That is an awesome piece. Very beautiful. ...

    That is an awesome piece. Very beautiful. Unfortunately, the Observation car (Seneca) that I've got to reference:
    https://scotlawrence.github.io/BDE1896/index.html
    has a quite different rear end...
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    That was definitely a direction I was...

    That was definitely a direction I was considering. Figure Iíll be able to find a donor roof fairly easily.
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    Thanks for the responses - glad to hear my...

    Thanks for the responses - glad to hear my research was not overlooking something obvious. I’ll probably have to re-think things. Or at least start working on my streamlined steam era or diesel era...
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    Need to clarify - I'm not looking for an actual...

    Need to clarify - I'm not looking for an actual Black Diamond kit or model - I'm looking for something wooden and Pullman.
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    Wooden Pullman - Circa 1890's?

    I am wanting to model the original Lehigh Valley Black Diamond express - 1896. The original cars were Pullman wooden models, used for a decade or so before steel body models replaced them. I am...
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    Wow - I'm just getting back into the hobby and...

    Wow - I'm just getting back into the hobby and new to the forum. This is why I joined! Excellent work all around and thanks so much for sharing.
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    I plan on modeling the Lehigh Valley -Cortland to...

    I plan on modeling the Lehigh Valley -Cortland to Canastota branch. It ran through the town I grew up in, albeit it was long abandoned already by then. Fun doing research on it so far.
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    Another vote

    Definitely more Lehigh Valley. Surprisingly few options in all scales.
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    From what I have read, standard Pullman colors -...

    From what I have read, standard Pullman colors - brown then green are highly likely. I’ve only been searching a short time, myself.
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    Can anyone confirm that the original Nightmare...

    Can anyone confirm that the original Nightmare plan is in the most recent versions of the 101 plans book? Also, in the book is there more information and explanation of the "puzzle"? Thinking of...
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    That was the one I was looking for!

    That was the one I was looking for!
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    Thanks! Unfortunately, it is not running on my...

    Thanks! Unfortunately, it is not running on my test track. I can Hotwire the motor and it turns fine, so I think I am stuck thinking the previous owner DID disable DC running or I might have a bad...
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    Basic DCC Questions/Help Identifying

    Thanks in advance for answering these newbie level questions. I am just getting back into the hobby after an absence of 20 years, and recently purchased a collection from a modeler retiring from it....
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    Favorite Modeling Books

    So forgive the irony(?) of asking about print on a forum in the year 2018, but this old fashioned guy needs to build up some posts:D. I look at a computer screen literally all day at work, so my...
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    Supplyer Of choice - painting

    Hello all - new to the forum and N scale in general. Was an HO kid, and just getting back into the hobby after a couple decades. My modeling plans are leading me towards N due to size available and...
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    Sticky: HO guy switching to N. New to the board and...

    HO guy switching to N. New to the board and building up posts. Canít wait to check out these videos!
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    New member here, just building up posts. What a ton of great information, especially helpful for someone like myself - casual HO guy looking to go serious N. :)
    Thanks!
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