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by MacG
Thu May 19, 2022 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Resource for old container photos?
Replies: 6
Views: 243

Re: Resource for old container photos?

Thank you, this site is a nice find!
by MacG
Wed May 18, 2022 12:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Resource for old container photos?
Replies: 6
Views: 243

Re: Resource for old container photos?

There is not much on railpictures.ca either. Only these two pictures I found there.
http://www.railpictures.ca/?attachment_id=27116
http://www.railpictures.ca/?attachment_id=26929

A bit confusing, but still a very interesting website: matts-place.com.

I'll stay tuned.
by MacG
Sat May 14, 2022 2:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Resource for old container photos?
Replies: 6
Views: 243

Resource for old container photos?

Does anyone know of a website for old container photos from the 60s and 70s? I mean 20ft and 40 ft containers, some with smooth walls.

The http://rrpicturearchives.net and the http://canadianfreightcargallery.ca are not very helpful.
by MacG
Wed May 04, 2022 1:26 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Nanaimo Spring Meet
Replies: 19
Views: 721

Re: Nanaimo Spring Meet

The GuiTTar case layout is timeless. :thumbup: I always enjoy it when I see it and think of the day when I was allowed to use it here in Germany. :grin:

@Bill: These frogs have probably lost the factory connection to the outer rails.
by MacG
Mon May 02, 2022 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone know CMR products and Netzlof decals?
Replies: 3
Views: 364

Re: Anyone know CMR products and Netzlof decals?

Alreibel is right. These days, the print should look much better. Even with DLP resin printers below $500, it shouldn't be a problem. But you should pay attention to a stable Z-axis. Otherwise, I still see carelessly placed support structures on the model. With better quality, I would definitely be ...
by MacG
Wed Apr 20, 2022 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TT vs Hon3
Replies: 4
Views: 232

Re: TT vs Hon3

You could make something out of the reefer from Grandt Line. It only needs to be made narrower. The resin hopper car kit made by Funaro & Camerlengo also looks promising. The Maisto tank car fits TT very well, the one from Taurus Products is just too big. This could be a stationary tank for an o...
by MacG
Wed Apr 20, 2022 12:15 pm
Forum: Layouts / Track Plans
Topic: From Vancouver Island to the Prairies on a 4x8
Replies: 10
Views: 1858

Re: From Vancouver Island to the Prairies on a 4x8

What a beautiful railroad layout place! How will you polarize the frog when you set the turnouts with Caboose Industries Ground Throws? Or have you opted for Ground Throws with contacts?
by MacG
Tue Apr 05, 2022 1:29 pm
Forum: Mehano TT Scale Models
Topic: Mehano Bombardier Blue Tiger model 55534 T 509 HVLE
Replies: 17
Views: 8277

Re: Mehano Bombardier Blue Tiger model 55534 T 509 HVLE

This Tiger 2 with item number 501665 was a special model from Tillig in cooperation with Lemke-Mehano. Tillig sold it for their open day. Which was celebrated together with the one by the Captrain railroad company.
by MacG
Tue Apr 05, 2022 1:21 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: BCSME April Setup
Replies: 58
Views: 3236

Re: BCSME April Setup

That looks good! :clap: What cars are you using for the two dump cars, Peresvet or Busch?

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