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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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Joe Zdenek about Mid-November Update for the Coach Department
Thu, 11-20-2014 13:21
I have been told that the C&NW plate you have marked as "Flambeau" is extremely rare. Only 200 or so, were made. I have seen one in poor condition at [...]


Warren Newhauser about Sunday November 16th Coach Department Update
Thu, 11-20-2014 09:41
Nice pictures. FWIW, MTM has a similar (but bigger) Chicago commuter sign board like the one shown here at their Jackson St. Roundhouse. Maybe they [...]


Roger Kramer about Believe It
Wed, 11-12-2014 16:50
Hello Raffi I was under the assumption that the tender that was shipped last year to Irm was the last piece. Maybe someone else could update us


Raffi about Believe It
Tue, 11-11-2014 22:10
unrelated topic: isn't there still a steam locomotive in Galt? i was thinking you could do some minor maintenance on the engine (with donations) and [...]


Roger Kramer about Believe It
Thu, 11-06-2014 09:35
The interior of the 938 has been inspected in late Sept. All boiler tubes and any debris found in the smokebox has been removed. The firebox has [...]


c kronenwetter about Believe It
Wed, 11-05-2014 23:27
has any inspection been made of the boiler interior to gauge the feasibility of restoration?


Roger Kramer about Believe It
Tue, 11-04-2014 10:27
Yes, the retired members are trying to get a small group together for Weds. I would first suggest you come out on a Sat and coordinate your wed [...]


Tom about Believe It
Tue, 11-04-2014 09:26
Is the steam team still meeting on Wednesdays for work days? If so, I would like to join in.


shelly about Last Weekend of October 2014 - Coach Department Update
Sun, 11-02-2014 18:55
great pictures and work to all thanks


Brian L. about Last Weekend of October 2014 - Coach Department Update
Sat, 11-01-2014 01:43
The switch move took four hours because Jim and I talked through the plan of action and agreed we would take it slow and safe. It was dark, getting [...]


john carpenter about October Activities in the Passenger Car Department
Wed, 10-29-2014 13:46
First went to terror on railroad last week with friends thanks you put on great show we really enjoyed it thank the people who put it on,also will [...]


Roger Kramer about Tender on RI 938.... painted
Fri, 10-24-2014 17:09
Hello John The person you should get in contact w/ is Tom Schneider. He comes out, along with most of the steam team, on Saturdays. Nigel and the [...]