Model Train Forum - the complete model train resource - Search Results
Model Train Forum - the complete model train resource

Go Back   Model Train Forum - the complete model train resource > Search Forums
Forgotten your password?


Showing results 1 to 25 of 185
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: machinist
Forum: O Scale 02-07-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By machinist
Thanks a lot Lee, now you've got me adding...

Thanks a lot Lee, now you've got me adding another item on my to do list:). Nice work!
Forum: O Scale 02-06-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By machinist
Updated Info on Preamble Express/Freedom Train 18" passenger cars in Lionel 2020 cat

Good Evening Everyone,

A couple of weeks ago, I had emailed Lionel using their "talktous" address with concerns/questions about the details/descriptions of the upcoming newly tooled passenger...
Forum: O Scale 02-02-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 565
Posted By machinist
Good Morning ERIE610, Don F and Lehigh74...

Good Morning ERIE610,

Don F and Lehigh74 have nailed it pretty good. The styrofoam I used was the blue Kingspan 1 inch thick styrofoam insulation purchased at Lowes. They sell it in 2 foot by...
Forum: O Scale 02-01-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 565
Posted By machinist
Nothing wrong with your method Don, I wouldn't...

Nothing wrong with your method Don, I wouldn't have thought of using the floor finish for an adhesive. Your result looks great to me. You're also right on the money about the Weaver hopper...
Forum: O Scale 02-01-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 565
Posted By machinist
Finally got around to making some coal loads

Good Evening Everyone,

I've had a bunch of Weaver 3 bay open hoppers and a 6 pack of Lionel Lionscale 3 bay open hoppers(the ex-Weaver tooling) sitting around empty for a while and decided to get...
Forum: O Scale 01-23-2020, 01:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By machinist
Lionel 2020 Volume 1 auxiliary tenders issue

Good Morning Everyone,

When the new Lionel 2020 catalog was released online, I tried to view it, but like everyone else I couldn't get it to load. So I instead listened to the Notch 6 podcast...
Forum: O Scale 01-23-2020, 12:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By machinist
Harbor, I emailed Lionel yesterday with all...

Harbor,

I emailed Lionel yesterday with all my questions/concerns mentioned in my above post. I have not received a response yet, but after watching the Ryan & Dave catalog show it doesn't...
Forum: O Scale 01-20-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By machinist
Good Evening Everyone, I don't have any...

Good Evening Everyone,

I don't have any problems running the 21" cars on my home layout because I don't have one:D All my operating is done on our train club's setups where the 4 mains run from...
Forum: Union Station 01-17-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 492
Posted By machinist
Bob, You have my sincere sympathy for the...

Bob,

You have my sincere sympathy for the loss of your pal and what you are going through. We have had to put to sleep numerous family felines over the years, including one just before this...
Forum: O Scale 01-16-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,992
Posted By machinist
Whoops, my eyes & brain aren't in sync Pete:D

Whoops, my eyes & brain aren't in sync Pete:D
Forum: O Scale 01-16-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,992
Posted By machinist
Lionel 2020 Volume 1 catalog

Good Evening Everyone,

Well, since I haven't seen anybody starting rumors or leaking info about the upcoming Lionel 2020 Vol. 1 catalog, I figured I may as well get the pot stirred.

I...
Forum: Union Station 01-07-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 980
Posted By machinist
My sincere sympathy and condolence to his family

My sincere sympathy and condolence to his family
Forum: O Scale 01-07-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By machinist
Couple of photos from Grand Central VFD train show

Good Afternoon Everyone,

This past Jan 4-5 weekend, my club, the Pittsburgh Independent Hi Railers participated and set up a display at the Grand Central VFD train show in Elizabeth, Pa. We...
Forum: O Scale 12-25-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 646
Posted By machinist
Merry Christmas to yinz!

Merry Christmas to yinz!
Forum: O Scale 12-11-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By machinist
Jeff, Thanks for bringing this to our...

Jeff,

Thanks for bringing this to our attention. While I was an OGR Forum member, Marty helped me out several times and even mailed me some MTH parts free of charge(he absolutely refused any...
Forum: Union Station 12-07-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By machinist
I wish to sincerely thank everyone for their kind...

I wish to sincerely thank everyone for their kind comments and words of support-it helps. Once a pet(doesn't matter what kind) is in your home and heart, they ARE family.
Forum: Union Station 12-07-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By machinist
very sad time for us

We are just heartbroken today. Yesterday, we had to put our beautiful little Belle to sleep. After a trip to our cat vet for breathing difficulty and fluid retention, a ct scan revealed she was...
Forum: O Scale 11-27-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,832
Posted By machinist
Great job! There's never enough lights

Great job! There's never enough lights
Forum: Union Station 11-27-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 383
Posted By machinist
Happy Thanksgiving to Everyone. I have a lot to...

Happy Thanksgiving to Everyone. I have a lot to be thankful for especially this year!
Forum: Train Shows, Events 11-26-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 528
Posted By machinist
Here's the information on the Washington. Pa...

Here's the information on the Washington. Pa train show.


Tri State Train Show
Saturday Dec. 7, 2019
9AM-3PM
South Franklin VFD Social Hall
101 Jolly School Road(right off Pa state route...
Forum: O Scale 11-23-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 451
Posted By machinist
Thanks John. I'll have to lean on someone else...

Thanks John. I'll have to lean on someone else in my area for that procedure, as that's way beyond both my equipment and DCS knowledge.
Forum: O Scale 11-23-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 794
Posted By machinist
Good job Tom. Looks like it came from the...

Good job Tom. Looks like it came from the factory that way. I'll post a couple of finished photos of my swap once I teach those D*** markers who's boss-LOL
Forum: O Scale 11-23-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 451
Posted By machinist
Update on my MTH dummy shell onto PS3 power...

Update on my MTH dummy shell onto PS3 power chassis swap/conversion with illuminated marker lights.

Thanks to GRJ providing me with the necessary marker light blocks, contact springs, and led...
Forum: O Scale 11-23-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 794
Posted By machinist
Tom, Glad the conversion worked out. ...

Tom,

Glad the conversion worked out. Always liked that GN paint scheme. I hope when you get to the markers, they don't become a problem child like I've run into on my dummy shell to power...
Forum: O Scale 11-16-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 794
Posted By machinist
You have most of the battle won with the two...

You have most of the battle won with the two engines both running long hood forward-let us know how it worked out when you're done.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 185

 
Forum Jump

» Visit These Sites:
LGB World

Or Our European Train Website ModelRailForum




All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:23 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.