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Entries from October 2010

Topics from October, 2010

790 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 30, 2010

Sunday, October 31. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

789 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 26, 2010

Thursday, October 28. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

788 - A small Olympus speedbump

Monday, October 25. 2010. Posted by Phil Stepek in CBQ Olympus

787 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 24, 2010

Monday, October 25. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

785 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 23, 2010

Sunday, October 24. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

784 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 20, 2010

Thursday, October 21. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

783 - OLYMPUS Update!!

Monday, October 18. 2010. Posted by Phil Stepek in CBQ Olympus

782 - Wood Shop and Other News -October 17, 2010

Monday, October 18. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

781 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 16, 2010

Sunday, October 17. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

780 - STEAMIN' - Ocotber 16, 2010

Sunday, October 17. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Steam Department

779 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 13, 2010

Thursday, October 14. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

776 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 10, 2010

Tuesday, October 12. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

775 - Arc Headlamps - CCW 300

Monday, October 11. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Charles City Western 300

774 - Trolley Bus Dept. Update 10/10/10

Sunday, October 10. 2010. Posted by Ray Piesciuk in Trolley Bus Department

773 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 9, 2010

Sunday, October 10. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

772 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 6, 2010

Saturday, October 9. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

770 - Wood Shop Update - October 3, 2010

Tuesday, October 5. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

769 - Wood Shop and Other News - October 2, 2010

Sunday, October 3. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

768 - Schroeder Store

Sunday, October 3. 2010. Posted by Robert Kutella in Buildings and Grounds

834 - Website stats for September 2010

Friday, October 1. 2010. Posted by James Kolanowski in Info Tech Department

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Russ Prince about Mid-April Coach Department Update
Sun, 04-26-2015 16:08
Throw a tarp over it and call it a CB&Q Baggage car. Solves several problems all at once. Heck, we could even sell pizza by the slice out of it on [...]


Robert Penn about Mid-April Coach Department Update
Sat, 04-25-2015 23:24
I thought the idea for the old CBQ car was to make it into an open air car, which it clearly is now all it needs is some metal seats and its good.


Ted Miles, IRM Member about Mid-April Coach Department Update
Sat, 04-25-2015 19:24
Mr. Cronin, You have a big job on oyur hands with that Passenger car Collection. So why is the C,B & Q 7128 coach with is cut down to [...]


Russ Prince about Model Railway Display Building
Thu, 04-23-2015 23:00
This Model Railroad board doesn't seem to be generating the interest I would have hoped it would. Is the idea of funding a building for a model [...]


Roger Kramer about Springtime 2015 on the RI 2612
Wed, 04-22-2015 08:44
Thanks Brian for updating the repair facts. Yes, Safety First! Roger


Brian L. about Springtime 2015 on the RI 2612
Tue, 04-21-2015 22:57
The pipe itself is still intact and sound. A fitting was rotted out and we had to pull the whole pipe up to that point to get to it. The only anchor [...]


Kirk Warner about More on the John Mcloughlin
Tue, 04-21-2015 09:42
What is to be done with all of the holes in the roof where the rusted out metal has been removed?


Roger Kramer about More on the John Mcloughlin
Mon, 04-20-2015 19:33
Hello Dave Well.... Yes, your right. I always try and edit everything I print but sometimes my eyes miss things. This time it was two little [...]


David S about More on the John Mcloughlin
Mon, 04-20-2015 15:09
82 feet high? I don't think that will fit under the trolley wire! But seriously, kudos to all of you who work on this and the other cars.


Brian L. about The Old Bag and the Silver Beaver
Sun, 04-19-2015 20:34
Adding 1309 to the mix gives us more flexibility in building consists and allows us to reduce wear on our service cars. 1309 also has 6 axles and a [...]


Jerry C about Diesel Shop update from January 17, 2015
Sun, 04-19-2015 04:49
I need to get in contact with someone from the Diesel Department about sound recordings of a particular locomotive that the IRM owns. I am willing to [...]


MRZ about The Old Bag and the Silver Beaver
Sat, 04-18-2015 09:26
After last weeks severe weather that occured not too far from the IRM's campus I began to wonder about how, and if the museum's collection is covered [...]