Frisco.org - St. Louis-San Francisco Railway

  1. A Brief Introduction to the Frisco Railroad

    For those new to the Frisco: The railroad explained in a one minute read.
  2. Welcome to Frisco.org

    This category is for information about Frisco.org, including help, rules and how to get around.
    1. Announcements

      What's new at the library
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    2. Support

      Questions relating to how to use the site and other relevant information.
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    3. New Member Introductions

      New members take a few minutes to tell the FRISCO.org crew a little about yourself.
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      Latest: Hello from southcounty. Will 7879, Feb 25, 2021
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  3. Historical

    Operations, Divisions, Depots, Maintenance, Equipment, Locomotives, Freight, Caboose, Memorabilia, Folks, and Modeling
    1. General

      The purpose of this forum is to share general Frisco Historical information.
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      Latest: Engine photo with my Grandfather Mark Poley, Mar 1, 2021 at 7:23 PM
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    2. Latest: Yard Offices - misc klrwhizkid, Mar 4, 2021 at 11:18 AM
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    3. Depots & Stations

      Photographs, discussion, and text about depots and stations. Alphabetically sorted into three groups: A-F, G-P, and Q-Z.
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      Latest: Mad-drid depot meteor910, Mar 4, 2021 at 4:01 PM
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    4. Cabooses

      Cabooses of all kinds, wooden, steel, transfer, etc.
      Latest: Caboose SLSF 1249 paul slavens, Jan 3, 2021
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    5. Passenger Cars

      Photographs and discussions of all type of passenger equipment except motive power.
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    6. Maintenance of Way

      Photographs and discussions of maintenance of way equipment and operations
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    7. Action Photos

      Photographs of equipment in operation
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      Latest: Digitized 8mm from Carthage Mo. mark, Jan 9, 2021
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    8. Memorabilia

      Photographs of memorabilia, including Frisco dining china, glass, silverware, linen, and accessories.
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    9. Frisco Folks

      Share information and photographs of Frisco employees.
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      Latest: Earl Sanders gstout, Jan 8, 2021
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  4. Modeling the Frisco

    This section is for discussion and photos of less than 1:1 scale models of the FRISCO
    1. General

      Discussion about modeling the Frisco, in general
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      Latest: Workshop Wednesday rjthomas909, Mar 7, 2021 at 10:56 AM
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    2. New Products

      New Products for all scales
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      Latest: Athearn Genesis Mechanical Reefer dwoomer, Mar 3, 2021 at 6:23 PM
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    3. FMIG Lines: Layouts

      Photographs and discussions about building and operating layouts of all sizes
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      Latest: Seligman and Beyond layout modeltruckshop, Mar 7, 2021 at 12:03 AM
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    4. N Scale

      Photographs and discussions about N scale modeling
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      Latest: Athearn Mechanical Reefers pbender, Feb 26, 2021
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    5. O Gauge and O Scale

      Photographs and discussions about O scale and gauge modeling
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      Latest: QA&P caboose Robleese, Jan 8, 2021
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    6. S Scale

      Photographs and discussions about S scale modeling
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      Latest: Lionel AF 4501 w3hodoug, Sep 1, 2017
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    7. Z Scale

      Photographs and discussions about Z scale modeling
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    8. G Scale

      Photographs and discussions about G scale modeling
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      Latest: A&MRB&T Co. yardmaster, Nov 1, 2020
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    9. Virtual (V) Scale

      Discussions about modeling the Frisco using virtual programs such as MS Train Simulator
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    10. Other Scales

      Modeling in scales other than Z, N, HO, S, O, or G
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      Latest: LEGO 4-8-2 Mountain Type (1501) Brad K, Aug 16, 2020
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    11. Electrical/Electronics

      Share techniques and experience with DCC, decoders, sound, layouts, lighting, etc
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    12. Modeling Tips

      Photographs and discussions of modeling tips including color schemes, paint formula, etc
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      Latest: Salt Weathering modeltruckshop, Nov 9, 2020
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  5. The Interchange

    This is a section for archiving old FMIG and All Aboard newsletters, exchanging information about Frisco people, memorabilia, exchange of goods.
    1. FMIG & All Aboard newsletters

      This forum hosts copies of the Frisco Modelers' Information group newsletters, edited and authored by Douglas Hughes and Charles Dischinger and All Aboard Newsletters published by the Frisco Museum.
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    2. The Meteor

      The Meteor e-magazine issues are located here.
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      Latest: Status of The Meteor? klrwhizkid, May 1, 2016
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    3. Conventions and Meets

      Files for convention clinics and meets
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      Latest: MPHS/Frisco Joint Convention wmrx, Sep 26, 2020
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    4. Manufacturers and Vendors

      This area is for hobby manufacturers and vendors to announce and discuss their products.
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    5. Links

      Links for Frisco, railroads, railroad hobby related commercial pages.
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    6. Download

      Use this section to upload and download Frisco relevant files.
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      Latest: 1970 Frisco Calendar William Jackson, Oct 22, 2014
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    7. Swap Meet

      Swap or sell Frisco oriented models, memorabilia, and materials.
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    8. Frisco Archive

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