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Entries from June 2013

Topics from June, 2013

1508 - Wood Shop Update - June 29, 2013

Sunday, June 30. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1506 - Wood Shop Update - June 26, 2013

Thursday, June 27. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1505 - Electroliner News

Thursday, June 27. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Electric Car Department

1503 - Wood Shop Update - June 22, 2013

Monday, June 24. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1502 - Wheel Swap - June 21, 2013

Monday, June 24. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Freight Car Department

1499 - Further Progress on RI 2612

Sunday, June 23. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1501 - Steam Department Update 06-22-2013

Sunday, June 23. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1498 - Wood Shop Update - June 19, 2013

Thursday, June 20. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella

1497 - Wood Shop Update - June 15, 2013

Monday, June 17. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1496 - Steam Department Update 06-15-2013

Sunday, June 16. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1494 - Wood Shop Update - June 12, 2013

Thursday, June 13. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1493 - Steam Department Update 06-08-2013

Sunday, June 9. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

1491 - Wood Shop Update - June 8, 2013

Sunday, June 9. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1490 - More Progress on the CTA 2000s

Saturday, June 8. 2013. Posted by Ray Piesciuk in Electric Car Department

1488 - Wood Shop Update - June 5, 2013

Thursday, June 6. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella in Wood Shop

1482 - RI 2612 project: May update

Wednesday, June 5. 2013. Posted by Roger Kramer in Passenger Car Department

1486 - Wood Shop Update - June 1, 2013

Sunday, June 2. 2013. Posted by Robert Kutella

1485 - Steam Department Update 06-01-2013

Sunday, June 2. 2013. Posted by Nigel Bennett in Steam Department

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Ethan Armitage about Diesel Shop update 2/3/2016 and 2/6/2016
Tue, 02-09-2016 20:36
2/9/2016 Hi James this is Ethan Armitage good job on The Diesel shop update. Sincerely, Ethan A.


Dave Cook about The Black Tie Event
Mon, 02-08-2016 18:36
Maybe with the increase in funds cars such as the "Silver Beaver" could now be brought to IRM.


Brian L. about More on the Dover Strait
Mon, 02-08-2016 05:06
Ted, "Interchangeable" is a relative term here. I personally dug out 4 or 5 nearly identical tables from a car that is used for storage, but the [...]


Jerry Hund about More Barn Juice
Sun, 02-07-2016 16:26
I would like to see a turntable and round house at IRM. Many of our younger people have never seen this. Is this in your future plans?


Ted Miles, IRM Member about More on the Dover Strait
Sun, 02-07-2016 12:34
Folks, Don't you just love the fact that Pullman used interchangeable parts in their cars! It is so great to see the paint coming off and [...]


Rob about Diesel Shop update 1/27/2016 and 1/30/2016
Sun, 02-07-2016 09:37
If theres a working Little Joe what do you think? Go back to watching Anime and stop cluttering these posts with nonsense.


Brian Davies about Shay #5 from Brian Davies January 2016
Sat, 02-06-2016 20:04
Hi All, To answer a few questions here: The decision to convert the shay to burn coal was made before the locomotive got to IRM. It was [...]


Brian Davies about Update on a locomotive you seldom hear of
Sat, 02-06-2016 19:54
Hello all, As you can see, sometimes it takes a while for me to respond to the blogs! Nigel has so far been the person who puts my blogs up, and [...]


Matt Hultman about The Black Tie Event
Sat, 02-06-2016 17:45
When is this event?


Patrick about The Black Tie Event
Fri, 02-05-2016 17:59
I think there was considerable discussion on this when Metra started talking about extending into Huntley. Apparently one of the Metra station [...]


Jamie K about The Black Tie Event
Fri, 02-05-2016 13:21
Matt, We already own the RoW to and just east of Coin Station Road in Huntley. The bridge is the biggest hurdle at this point, and we don't see a need [...]


Matt Maloy about The Black Tie Event
Fri, 02-05-2016 09:26
I know this would be very costly and almost impossible to do, but would the museum ever consider trying to expand their "mainline" all the way to [...]