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Entries from January 2013

Topics from January, 2013

1390 - Steam Department Update 01-26-2013

Sunday, January 27. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1389 - Wood Shop Update - January 26, 2013

Sunday, January 27. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1388 - Wood Shop Update - January 23, 2013

Friday, January 25. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1362 - Preventing lightning damage

Tuesday, January 22. 2013. Posted by Max Tyms in AC/DC Line Department

1387 - Wood Shop Update - January 19, 2013

Monday, January 21. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1386 - Steam Department Update 01-19-2013

Sunday, January 20. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1385 - Wood Shop Update - January 16, 2013

Thursday, January 17. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella

1380 - RI 2524...One job complete, Next....

Monday, January 14. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1383 - Wood Shop Update - January 12, 2013

Sunday, January 13. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1382 - Steam Department Update 01-12-2013

Sunday, January 13. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1379 - DM&IR 84....An Update

Friday, January 11. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1378 - Wood Shop Update - January 9, 2013

Thursday, January 10. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1377 - Wood Shop Update - January 5, 2013

Monday, January 7. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1376 - Steam Department Update 01-05-2013

Sunday, January 6. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1375 - Wood Shop Update - January 2, 2013

Thursday, January 3. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

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Steve about Diesel Shop update week ending 4/2/2017
Mon, 04-24-2017 11:34
Might try Larry's (LTEX) Phone: (330) 399-1881 Email: ltexrail@aol.com


Nathan about Steam Department April 2017
Sun, 04-23-2017 19:35
Nigel, Like I said, and for the reasons you mentioned, I would not want to see IRM get into a third-party agreement and then get entangled in all [...]


Nigel Bennett about Steam Department April 2017
Sun, 04-23-2017 14:49
Clearly the issues surrounding Saginaw #2 and Mid Continent are well known in the steam locomotive fraternity. Clearly it is a very nice working [...]


Matt Maloy about The Shay and More News
Sun, 04-23-2017 09:33
What you most likely saw, Keegan, was Yreka Western 2-8-2 #19 (ex-McCloud Railroad. It unfortunately is not going to the Illinois Railway Museum, it [...]


Kristen Breyer about CNW Night Photo Session on May 20th, 2017
Sat, 04-22-2017 12:58
..and where do I find these tickets? They are not listed on the calendar.


Nathan about Steam Department April 2017
Sat, 04-22-2017 00:20
Nigel, Great to hear from you again after all these months! While I am glad to hear great progress on the work in the IRM steam shop, some of you [...]


Carl St.clair about Freight Car Update
Fri, 04-21-2017 21:38
Cta holiday train on Skokie Swift has always been a hit especially with the children as Santa Claus makes his debut I have taken plenty of photos of [...]


Paul Ahrens about Diesel Shop update week ending 4/2/2017
Thu, 04-20-2017 13:03
Gentlemen, Hope you all can help me. I am a volunteer loco. electrical troubleshooter working at the North Carolina Museum of Transportation. [...]


Keegan about The Shay and More News
Wed, 04-19-2017 09:24
Saw a steam engine on a flatcar in a UP freight, was that going to you guys or somewhere else?


J. Glander about Diesel Shop update week ending 4/9/2017
Sat, 04-15-2017 05:15
Per Wikipedia: Torque multipliers typically employ an epicyclic gear train having one or more stages. Each stage of gearing multiplies the torque [...]


chris sosin about Diesel Shop update week ending 4/9/2017
Fri, 04-14-2017 07:27
Hi Zody.... its a geared adaptor that adds turns to your wrench...for example...if you turn your wrench one complete turn, the multiplier will turn [...]


Jim about Diesel Shop update week ending 4/9/2017
Wed, 04-12-2017 22:47
Can someone tell me what happened with the Milwaukee Road 33C. I used to watch the E units pull trains through Byron when I was in grade school