Search:

Type: Posts; User: mhampton

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2
    Views
    211

    Changing course

    I haven't had an operational model railroad for quite some time. Now, because of age and ever-changing ambitions, I've decided to change the scope and size of my modeling. My planned layout will be...
  2. Replies
    6
    Views
    381

    WOW! Only an hour and a half from your first...

    WOW! Only an hour and a half from your first post until your last. Now THAT'S customer service!
  3. Replies
    11
    Views
    616

    Here's a little something I threw together using...

    Here's a little something I threw together using XtrakCAD. The numbers are Atlas part numbers. I'd leave it up to you to make the yard tracks parallel....
  4. Replies
    5
    Views
    335

    The building shown is owned by Duos Technologies....

    The building shown is owned by Duos Technologies. They are providing some kind of border crossing security.
  5. I would hazard a guess that most companies...

    I would hazard a guess that most companies already have their 2019 production plans in place, so if what you're hoping for isn't already in the pipeline you're probably out of luck. Now if you want...
  6. Replies
    13
    Views
    394

    I wouldn't recommend deleting the thread. It...

    I wouldn't recommend deleting the thread. It DOES contain some useful information.

    Incidentally, here's the definition from the website referenced by Paul:
    "TELLTALES—Any device that serves as a...
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    787

    I think I'll put her book on my Christmas wish...

    I think I'll put her book on my Christmas wish list...
  8. Replies
    3
    Views
    276

    Nothing Like It In the World by Stephen Ambrose...

    Nothing Like It In the World by Stephen Ambrose is about the construction of the transcontinental railroad.
  9. Thanks, everyone! My Medicare birthday was...

    Thanks, everyone! My Medicare birthday was relatively uneventful. The family celebration of all our July birthdays will take place later this month.
  10. I just got one of the swatters with a "free with...

    I just got one of the swatters with a "free with any purchase" coupon. I made a $1.70 purchase of some thread sealer and now only need to buy a sieve.
  11. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,007

    Is there a particular reason you don't want to...

    Is there a particular reason you don't want to use two singles? If you get a dual and something happens to it, your whole layout will be down. If you lose a single unit, at least part of the layout...
  12. Replies
    17
    Views
    729

    I saved the original on this site in a folder...

    I saved the original on this site in a folder under my account and used the BB code to link to it.
  13. Replies
    17
    Views
    729

    Diesel for Moose

    If you've read any of the thread welcoming new members, you'll see that Moose2013 has a fondness for flowers. With that in mind, I created this just for him:
    ...
  14. Replies
    4,967
    Views
    321,772

    Sticky: JimG Let me add my welcome to the forum. ...

    JimG

    Let me add my welcome to the forum. Also, the response by Moose2013 gave me a dastardly idea of how to drive him to distraction - paint a flower on the side of a diesel!
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,220

    If memory serves me correctly, the NYC passenger...

    If memory serves me correctly, the NYC passenger cars (at least the streamlined ones) were painted primarily in a light gray, so I would guess the light gray loco would be most likely found shuttling...
  16. Thread: CB&Q Color?

    by mhampton
    Replies
    23
    Views
    550

    Yeah, I went back and looked at some more and...

    Yeah, I went back and looked at some more and darned if most didn't look like they had a white base.
  17. Thread: CB&Q Color?

    by mhampton
    Replies
    23
    Views
    550

    I thought most of those E and F units were...

    I thought most of those E and F units were silver. That's how they look in the photos I've seen of the 1:1 scale locos.
  18. Thread: Jerry Laboda

    by mhampton
    Replies
    19
    Views
    857

    The passing of a fellow modeler who you have...

    The passing of a fellow modeler who you have followed over the years is indeed a sad moment. The suddenness of it all can be sobering, too. I checked Jerry's member page. His last posting to this...
  19. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,050

    When you use a vice, do the police ever visit? I...

    When you use a vice, do the police ever visit? I know you all meant "vise" (didn't you?), but words really do matter.
  20. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,539

    I don't know the exact manufacturing process used...

    I don't know the exact manufacturing process used by Midwest, but the cutter heads will undoubtedly dull with use and need replacement. The last run on an old cutter head will not be as clean as the...
  21. http://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attach...

    http://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=83653&d=1473485991
  22. How thick is the glass? If it's 1/8", the 30"...

    How thick is the glass? If it's 1/8", the 30" span should be OK without any intermediate supports.
  23. http://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attach...

    http://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=83653&d=1473485991
  24. Replies
    30
    Views
    434

    http://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attach...

    http://www.nscale.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=83653&d=1473485991
  25. I didn't look until I was AT work! >:-}

    I didn't look until I was AT work! >:-}
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4