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by MacG
Fri Jul 30, 2021 8:15 am
Forum: Layouts / Track Plans
Topic: TT-Tracks
Replies: 1358
Views: 168439

Re: TT-Tracks

The same here today. The first regular meeting of the Friends of American Railroads in 18 months. Have fun!
by MacG
Wed Jul 28, 2021 3:51 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Zeuke-TT, what's new?
Replies: 453
Views: 60164

Re: Zeuke-TT, what's new?

The prices are acceptable. I can't say anything about the quality of the cars yet. There are no CAD drawings or renderings available. For newcomers, who should also be the target group, I find the prices a bit high. You won't be able to sell many freight cars in this price range. In H0, there are fr...
by MacG
Thu Jul 22, 2021 3:49 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 2021 Western North America heatwave
Replies: 11
Views: 484

Re: 2021 Western North America heatwave

They are scary photos. But we hope for the best!
by MacG
Wed Jul 07, 2021 4:34 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 2021 Western North America heatwave
Replies: 11
Views: 484

Re: 2021 Western North America heatwave

Yes, it is just under the roof. They have also mounted a camera that faces east. You can switch with the symbol <->.
by MacG
Wed Jul 07, 2021 4:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: T and S Trains - what?
Replies: 6
Views: 300

Re: T and S Trains - what?

Oh sorry, that "T and S Trains" is a manufacturer/product name, I misunderstood. :?

I can't discover a value for model railroad collectors with these trains, only for toy collectors. In my opinion, are Maisto trains are more prototypical.
by MacG
Tue Jul 06, 2021 10:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: T and S Trains - what?
Replies: 6
Views: 300

Re: T and S Trains - what?

Fun fact: The T-scale locomotives are fitted with magnetic wheels to improve power pick-up and traction.
by MacG
Tue Jul 06, 2021 4:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: T and S Trains - what?
Replies: 6
Views: 300

Re: T and S Trains - what?

Gauge T (1: 450 or 1: 480) is a relatively new scale with a 2.9 mm (0.114 in) gauge based on a "Three-millimeter gauge". It was introduced at the Tokyo Toy Show in 2006. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T_gauge S gauge is modeled with a 1:64 scale, the gauge is 22.5 mm (0.885 in). It is one o...
by MacG
Mon Jul 05, 2021 4:44 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 2021 Western North America heatwave
Replies: 11
Views: 484

Re: 2021 Western North America heatwave

Sad to hear with the train lines. I can see it on the Virtual Railfan Revelstoke Camera - there are no long-distance trains running, only locals.

by MacG
Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 2021 Western North America heatwave
Replies: 11
Views: 484

2021 Western North America heatwave

I hope our model railroad friends in western North America are doing well. It is almost unimaginable the high temperatures the heatwave has reached. There was the highest temperature ever measured in Canada at 49.6 °C (121.3 °F). Severe wildfires are now unfortunately the result. I hope the best for...
by MacG
Wed Jun 23, 2021 4:10 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Video of the Day
Replies: 649
Views: 81249

Re: Video of the Day

Thank you for finding it, a Main Line Trestle Bridge in Canada. Mission is known to me, through one of the towing companies of "Highway Thru Hell".

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