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Entries from November 2009

Topics from November, 2009

518 - Wood Shop Update - November 29, 2009

Monday, November 30. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

515 - Wood Shop Update - November 28, 2009

Sunday, November 29. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

513 - Wood Shop Update - November 25, 2009

Sunday, November 29. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

509 - New Arrival CB&Q 993 - 11-22-2009

Tuesday, November 24. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Passenger Car Department

508 - Santa Fe 2544 Update - 11-22-2009

Tuesday, November 24. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Passenger Car Department

504 - Wood Shop Update - 11-21-2009

Tuesday, November 24. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

503 - Barn 4 Addition Update - 11-21-2009

Tuesday, November 24. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Buildings and Grounds

502 - TB Dept Update - 11/21/2009

Sunday, November 22. 2009. Posted by Ray Piesciuk in Trolley Bus Department

501 - 89 Acre Siegel Farm Purchase

Friday, November 20. 2009. Posted by Nick Kallas in News and Publicity

499 - Wood Shop Update - November 18, 2009

Thursday, November 19. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

498 - Passenger Dept Update 2009-11-17

Tuesday, November 17. 2009. Posted by Phil Stepek in Passenger Car Department

497 - Track Dept Weekend Report - November 14/15

Tuesday, November 17. 2009. Posted by Adam Robillard in Track Department

496 - Do We Want this New Car - Update

Monday, November 16. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

491 - Light Tower

Sunday, November 15. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Buildings and Grounds

490 - Gallery stats as of November 12th, 2009

Thursday, November 12. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Info Tech Department

487 - CRT 1268 Update - November 11, 2009

Thursday, November 12. 2009. Posted by Robert Kutella in Electric Car Department

485 - Midweek Track Report

Wednesday, November 11. 2009. Posted by Adam Robillard in Track Department

482 - ATSF 543 gets unloaded

Tuesday, November 10. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Diesel Department

484 - Website stats for October 2009

Monday, November 9. 2009. Posted by James Kolanowski in Info Tech Department

481 - TB Dept. - 10/31/2009

Sunday, November 1. 2009. Posted by Ray Piesciuk in Trolley Bus Department

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Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update 07-17-2014
Fri, 07-25-2014 16:47
Shane, Clean rain water is certainly possible. The snag is that you would need a BIG collection and storage system. We are using around 8000 [...]


Nigel Bennett about Steam Department Update 07-17-2014
Fri, 07-25-2014 16:42
John, Yes. Sadly the tender is in poor shape. She should go under cover as part of the new barn project. There will be much discussion around [...]


Chris about A great week, July, 8 thur July, 12
Thu, 07-24-2014 00:01
I will commit something to 2702 if I see a specific fund for it. Supposedly the owners made an effort to keep it original, other than removing seats. [...]


Nathan about Steam Department Update 07-17-2014
Wed, 07-23-2014 19:54
Hi Nigel, I have some suggestions to enhance the experience of steam railroading for museum visitors: 1) In September 2002, I visited on the [...]


Raffi about Diesel Days line up, Sunday, July 20th, 2014
Wed, 07-23-2014 00:17
while watching the Diesel Days parade, i noticed a detail on UP 1848 that stood out to me. it was its cab number, i could tell it had a previous [...]


Brian L. about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 19th, 2014
Mon, 07-21-2014 17:48
The hydraulic drawbar on X-5000 works. Its operation was determined Saturday evening and successfully used all day Sunday. The car measured up to a [...]


Nick Gawriluk about A great week, July, 8 thur July, 12
Sun, 07-20-2014 13:56
2702 would definitely be a project of a massive effort. It has some sort of giant roadside casino sign installed on it. The interior is completely [...]


Jim Patlyek about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 19th, 2014
Sat, 07-19-2014 21:02
Great show today; 100% improved from last year. Ran at a faster pace which kept it interesting. Also, the brief synopsis of each loco made it very [...]


Buzz about Diesel Days line up, Saturday, July 19th, 2014
Sat, 07-19-2014 19:39
Missed the push me pull you this year. If you guys do a high noch engine pulling dynamic breaking load the X-5000 should go in the middle. Chuck said [...]


Richard about A great week, July, 8 thur July, 12
Sat, 07-19-2014 16:42
Roger, Is IRM going to pursue acquisition of RI commuter coach 2702 -- the one for sale for $11,000? It's an important link in the development of [...]


John Heid about Steam Department Update 07-17-2014
Sat, 07-19-2014 14:59
Nigel, thanks for all your continued work on the blogs! I'm a member living in NJ so it's always good to hear what's going on back home. Anyways, [...]


Shane about Steam Department Update 07-17-2014
Sat, 07-19-2014 12:19
Nigel is there any possibility of using rainwater in the boiler to lessen the amount of treatment that needs to be done to it?