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  1. Thx, Heiko..... Comcast deactivated my website...

    Thx, Heiko..... Comcast deactivated my website couple years ago, but the Wayback Machine (Internet Archive) still has it here:
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    Here is the Wayback Machine's (Internet Archive)...

    Here is the Wayback Machine's (Internet Archive) link to my old webpage on doing the Numberboards:
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    I have a LifeLike SD7/9 donor parts chassis with...

    I have a LifeLike SD7/9 donor parts chassis with a good motor in it. Give me a personal message here, I'd be happy to work out a very reasonable deal for me to send it to you. :)
  4. Suggestion for fixing electrical pickup ConCor / Kato 4-6-4 tender electrical pickups

    Hi, gcav17,

    See this thread over on www.therailwire.net, it really shows what the issue and problem is with the ConCor / Kato Hudson tender electrical pickups schema, and how to fix it.
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    Here's a photo tutorial I did on changing out the...

    Here's a photo tutorial I did on changing out the Broadway Limited traction tires:

    http://www.pbase.com/atsf_arizona/bli_n_pa1_wheelset_replace&page=all

    A sample photo:
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    Jim Bence of the San Diego Society of N Scale...

    Jim Bence of the San Diego Society of N Scale (SDSONS) more than 10 years ago, found out that
    you can use the Atlas B40-8 mechanism with Atlas C628 trucks, and fit it under a Model Power RSD-15...
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    Here's a pretty complete tutorial on using the...

    Here's a pretty complete tutorial on using the Atlas B40-8 mechanism, with Atlas C628 trucks, under a Model Power RSD-15 shell:

    www.pbase.com/atsf_arizona/n_scale_rsd15

    Came out pretty good...
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    Continuing work on the Santa Fe RSD7 and RSD15,...

    Continuing work on the Santa Fe RSD7 and RSD15, based on old Model Power shells on a modified Atlas B40-8 mechanism with
    Atlas C628 trucks, as documented in this Pbase.com album: ...
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    Sticky: Some of my photo construction threads: ...

    Some of my photo construction threads:

    Constructing a N scale Santa Fe U30CG - Minitrix shell on Kato U30C mechanism:

    http://www.pbase.com/atsf_arizona/image/148646356.jpg...
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    Great looking locos, Mike. And yes, the drawbar...

    Great looking locos, Mike. And yes, the drawbar makes these guys finally get back closer together
    from a spacing standpoint - good work. :-)


    John Sing
    ATSF_Arizona...
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    Re:LifeLike SD7

    Here's another alternative... in case it helps. I did the method shown below to print (using laser print) numberboards. My experience doing so, I documented on my web site below. Used the method...
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    Re:Decals for Atlas Numberboards?

    While not exactly using decals, I had similar situation - a whole lot of older, sweet-running Atlas/Kato diesels without numbers boards.

    Here's what I came up with, for what it's worth. Idea was...
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    Re:Arnold Alco s2 model improvements

    As mentioned above, I had Hans Starmans install his re-motoring kit in my Arnold S-2, and now, it's the best running switcher loco in the fleet.

    Even slower and smoother than a properly tuned LL...
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    Re:Packing Plant and Ice facility Done!

    Great work, Fifer. Looks really good.
  15. Re:Roundhouse Husky Stacks & Micro Train Couplers

    Repeating what others said above,

    I recently put up a web site showing my experience with installing short-shank MT 1035 Roller Bearing truck mount couplers on the MDC Husky Stack.

    Have a look:...
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    Re:Deluxe Innovation vs RoundHouse

    Hi, all,

    I have both the DI and MDC Husky Stacks. IMHO, bottom line:

    * The DI's are great out of the box. More prototypical. Just weather and go.

    * The MDC Husky Stacks' were what was...
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    Re:MDC Husky Stack Coupler Conversion

    Hi, all,

    I recently put up a web site showing my experience with installing short-shank MT 1035 Roller Bearing truck mount couplers on the MDC Husky Stack.

    Have a look:
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    Re:Weathering Kato Unitrack

    Gargoyle, that is some great looking Unitrack, nice improvement.

    As for me, I've finally, after 6 months of a few hours here and there,
    gotten my Unitrack ballasted.

    Here's a shot:
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    Re:east coast hobby show

    Amherst Show Pictures Posted

    Hi, all,

    I've just uploaded my Amherst 2005 pictures - 179 of them (whew!)

    They can be seen at:

    http://community.webshots.com/user/atsf_arizona_amherst_2005
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    Re:Converting to MT Questions

    Hi,

    MicroTrains makes a special bolster pin for equipping MDC cars with MicroTrain trucks. The MT 1039 Conversion Bolster Pin (comes 24 to a pack):
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    Re:Weathering Kato Unitrack

    Hi,

    Here are some photos of my experiments with weathering and painting Kato Unitrack for improved appearance:

    http://home.comcast.net/~j.sing/6_-_Kato_Unitrack_integration_2_small.jpg
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    Re:Chantilly or Bust!

    Overshoe, great photos of the Big Layout at Chantilly, thx for sharing them on your web site!


    http://home.comcast.net/~j.sing/ATSF_GP9_zebra_stripe.gif
    John Sing
    ATSF_Arizona
    singj@us.ibm.com...
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