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    The velcro on the panel side limited my options...

    The velcro on the panel side limited my options since it is Masonite Whiteboard. On the bright side, snugging up the panels on the side of the layout with the sectional backdrop has the bonus of...
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    Taking care of a maintenance issue with the...

    Taking care of a maintenance issue with the layout itself. I use hinged drop panels around the edges with local track and turnout switches located on controlled area diagrams, a la railroad track...
  3. Airbrushes and compressor. Newest airbrush out of...

    Airbrushes and compressor. Newest airbrush out of picture.https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=126508&d=1661286010
  4. I've kind of gone all-in on the airbrushing now....

    I've kind of gone all-in on the airbrushing now. I had ordered replacement parts for the Paasche's I have; find I need some other parts to make those work. In the mean time, I've bought a new small...
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    I had just posted to my blog on here about the...

    I had just posted to my blog on here about the trials I was having with my Pioneer Zephyr kit, put it on a live track, and then this happened!
  6. I truly do appreciate the information and your...

    I truly do appreciate the information and your observations about using it. I went to the LHS shortly ago, and SCORED! They only had about 2 dozen bottles of TCP in stock, and I came away with 5...
  7. I've just spent 3 hours disassembling my 2...

    I've just spent 3 hours disassembling my 2 Paasche double actions, and managed to get one whole working unit out of that exercise. One had been put away dirty decades ago after my first experience...
  8. Current state of available paint for cars & locos?

    I've come to the point of exhausting my old stock of hobby paints. I was looking through new articles and see that many of the newer paint makers/suppliers have left the market. Not a big surprise,...
  9. https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attac...

    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=126227&d=1658842161
    I have a large number of MTL/Kadee cars from LONG ago that don't like code 55/65 track, and on trying to view the Lunde...
  10. Well, my COLA train has been making many trips in...

    Well, my COLA train has been making many trips in and out of Chicago (last month's purchase), so it is time to promote many of the other UP passenger cars to COSF status, as well as to improve their...
  11. Thanks. These trains were such a actual pleasure....

    Thanks. These trains were such a actual pleasure.
    Reading the headlines, it almost feels like the airlines are experiencing deja v the railroads felt in the '60's.
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    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=126036&d=1656616358
    Bought a COLA.
    Been running laps.
  13. I've set the P.O. on back burner status for the...

    I've set the P.O. on back burner status for the time being. Was working on my Grand Central Station and shed, but life kind of got in the way recently, but the shed is the next big structure to get...
  14. I'll probably just prime them for now, as they...

    I'll probably just prime them for now, as they will be out of reach background buildings. Typically, I'll sit and contemplate them in situ for a while before figuring which way to proceed.
    The...
  15. Aside from the normal paints, adhesives & such,...

    Aside from the normal paints, adhesives & such, got a deal on 3 whole sheets of Art Matte at Hobby Lobby in Concrete grey, and then received these yesterday. Yes, they are an eBay buy, and they...
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    Assembled a couple of Downtown Deco Hydrocal...

    Assembled a couple of Downtown Deco Hydrocal plaster buildings.
    https://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=124661&d=1647915099
    Would've finished up sooner, but I had a couple of...
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    Got to LOVE those 1100's! Steve

    Got to LOVE those 1100's!

    Steve
  18. I've been receiving all sorts of coupler...

    I've been receiving all sorts of coupler conversions (MTL), and also the drill & tap set to retrofit body mounted couplers in some cases, and installing as I catch 'em. More of them are on the way...
  19. A few things have arrived. 2 packs of wheelsets,...

    A few things have arrived. 2 packs of wheelsets, some rapido replacement upgrades, 2 sets of trucks & couplers, and finally got some ballast, all in shot 1.
    Also bought some microset, a bottle of...
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    Actually, no, I'm not using them on the passenger...

    Actually, no, I'm not using them on the passenger cars. I'd already bent a pair up out of my way until I found a way to address the coupler itself. Managed to post-mortem a pair of the WoT Harrimans....
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    Droopy WoT & FVM coupler mounts

    A new issue I've run into in the past few days involves the methods Wheels of Time or Fox Valley used to mount their MT couplers/draft gear on the Harrimans and the '35 Milw Hiawatha passenger cars....
  22. I mostly kept track of what I bought this month,...

    I mostly kept track of what I bought this month, so here a composite of the arrivals (minus a building or two).
    In no particular order, a bag of a hundred people from China, Vol 1 of the PS library,...
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    I don't have flexible tubing that small, but the...

    I don't have flexible tubing that small, but the shrink tube I have in several tiny diameters. I figured the tubes would allow a bit of wiggle room for klutzy skill moments. I want to double check...
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    Just found this same problem with a 2003 C630....

    Just found this same problem with a 2003 C630. It's never been run before, just now took it out and put it on track to break in. High motor rev, low drive speed. One worm spinning in sync with motor,...
  25. Building Chicago - A Dearborn Station Iconic Landmark is made ready for placement.

    I recently finished (I use 'finished' with TFIC) a CMR Fyfe Bldg. Aside from disappointing myself with two painting 'oops', I wasn't fond to find that one side of the building is virtually without...
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