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Forum: North America 01-11-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 489
Posted By rogruth
An area and railroad that I would enjoy but am...

An area and railroad that I would enjoy but am not able to make trips that distance from home anymore. Beautiful scenery.
Forum: O Scale 01-11-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By rogruth
Or maybe less.:ohwell:

Or maybe less.:ohwell:
Forum: O Scale 01-11-2020, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By rogruth
I think the DC battery powered lights will also...

I think the DC battery powered lights will also work on low voltage AC from a transformer.
Forum: O Scale 01-11-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By rogruth
It does seem to be a beautiful loco but...

It does seem to be a beautiful loco but apparently unlike many of the posters on this forum I don't have funds for a loco like that.
IF I did I would probably buy several cheaper locos and just...
Forum: O Scale 01-11-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 556
Posted By rogruth
By the way, I don't necessarily think tubular is...

By the way, I don't necessarily think tubular is better but I did have some, I was familiar with it and it was cheaper than other track.
Forum: O Scale 01-10-2020, 09:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 556
Posted By rogruth
All alone here. I have O-27 style track with...

All alone here. I have O-27 style track with minimum O-42 curves. The track is a mix of manufacturers. Switches, according to my uncle who worked on the PRR for @ 50 years,
are K-Line O-42. Ties...
Forum: O Scale 01-02-2020, 10:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 935
Posted By rogruth
Using steel wool on the track will make it look...

Using steel wool on the track will make it look better but it presents a hazard to the locomotive as the locos motor will attract the small pieces of the steel wool that are left on the track and...
Forum: Union Station 12-29-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2,560
Views: 271,655
Posted By rogruth
MSMike, That makes too much sense, even to me...

MSMike,
That makes too much sense, even to me who doesn't like cows.
Forum: General Model Train Discussion 12-19-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,259
Posted By rogruth
The Bebe and Clegg books, especially Mixed Train...

The Bebe and Clegg books, especially Mixed Train Daily, have good photos of the make-up of mixed trains.
Forum: General Model Train Discussion 12-19-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,254
Posted By rogruth
Is it possible that the definition could be...

Is it possible that the definition could be different with different railroads and different times? In my younger days in eastern Ohio two railroads, the PRR and the B&O, through town employed many...
Forum: Union Station 12-17-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2,560
Views: 271,655
Posted By rogruth
Could be. When I am doing something I like to...

Could be.
When I am doing something I like to get to certain stopping places or finish before going to something else.
My wife seems to be able to do several things at once.
Forum: North America 12-16-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 935
Posted By rogruth
My opinion. If less freight trains the prices of...

My opinion. If less freight trains the prices of transported goods will rise.
Americans, people who live in the U.S., have little interest in rail travel outside the big city areas and even less...
Forum: North America 12-16-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 935
Posted By rogruth
I have not done research on this, just personal...

I have not done research on this, just personal observation, but it may depend on the part
of the country that they are in.
Forum: North America 12-15-2019, 10:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 935
Posted By rogruth
The anti fossil fuels groups do not want to admit...

The anti fossil fuels groups do not want to admit this.
Forum: North America 12-15-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 526
Posted By rogruth
That is clear as mud. So maybe or maybe not. If...

That is clear as mud. So maybe or maybe not.
If it is for a private railroad it seems to be much more difficult today.
Forum: North America 12-15-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 526
Posted By rogruth
Adding a railroad line next to an existing one is...

Adding a railroad line next to an existing one is not quite the same as adding another lane to a highway. Many rail lines were squeezed into the right of way that they are using many years ago and no...
Forum: North America 12-15-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 935
Posted By rogruth
A lot of coal is shipped out of this country so...

A lot of coal is shipped out of this country so coal trains will probably be around for awhile.
Forum: General Model Train Discussion 12-06-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 461
Posted By rogruth
When I visited there some years ago, @ 15, I...

When I visited there some years ago, @ 15, I think they had a large HO layout of that area and small layouts in most other scales. It was next to the UP tracks and was a good watching place. It is...
Forum: General Model Train Discussion 12-06-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,152
Posted By rogruth
Pembroke, Georgia, 30 minutes west of Savannah.

Pembroke, Georgia, 30 minutes west of Savannah.
Forum: O Scale 11-23-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 861
Posted By rogruth
Why doesn't the management give the treain a try...

Why doesn't the management give the treain a try at the mountains at least once?
Now are you talying about the real thing or a model?
Forum: O Scale 10-31-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 356
Posted By rogruth
OK. Thank you.

OK. Thank you.
Forum: O Scale 10-30-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 356
Posted By rogruth
Thank you. Maybe I missed it but did you then...

Thank you.
Maybe I missed it but did you then repaint and letter the tender in your demo video?
Forum: O Scale 10-30-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 356
Posted By rogruth
What about any lettering? Paint, decals? Lionel...

What about any lettering? Paint, decals? Lionel products? Tin only?
Forum: Union Station 10-30-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By rogruth
Does anybody know where in Ohio this is?

Does anybody know where in Ohio this is?
Forum: O Scale 10-27-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,103
Posted By rogruth
Matt, None of the three would play for me. ...

Matt,
None of the three would play for me.
Received notice to try again later. ???
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