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: Howdy from DC! qaprr, Nov 13, 2022
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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: steam locomotive tragedy geep07, Nov 9, 2022
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    2. 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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    3. Cabooses

      Cabooses of all kinds, wooden, steel, transfer, etc.
      Latest: Nice- but is it prototypical? kenmc, Nov 19, 2022
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    4. Passenger Cars

      Photographs and discussions of all type of passenger equipment except motive power.
      Latest: Combination car #844 klrwhizkid, Oct 9, 2022
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    5. Maintenance of Way

      Photographs and discussions of maintenance of way equipment and operations
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      Latest: Nalco Weed Spray Train skyraider, Apr 1, 2022
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    6. Action Photos

      Photographs of equipment in operation
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      Latest: Dixon Hill Coonskin, Apr 14, 2022
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    7. Memorabilia

      Photographs of memorabilia, including Frisco dining china, glass, silverware, linen, and accessories.
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      Latest: ink pad stamp? Karl, Oct 24, 2022
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    8. Frisco Folks

      Share information and photographs of Frisco employees.
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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, Nov 30, 2022
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    2. New Products

      New Products for all scales
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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 geep07, Dec 4, 2022 at 4:55 PM
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    4. N Scale

      Photographs and discussions about N scale modeling
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      Latest: Intermountain F7A and F7B Units pbender, Dec 4, 2022 at 2:51 PM
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    5. O Gauge and O Scale

      Photographs and discussions about O scale and gauge modeling
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      Latest: Lionel TenWheeler, Dec 4, 2022 at 10:50 AM
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    6. S Scale

      Photographs and discussions about S scale modeling
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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. gstout, Oct 31, 2022
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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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      Latest: ESU LokPilot 5 Iantha_Branch, Sep 28, 2022
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    12. Modeling Tips

      Photographs and discussions of modeling tips including color schemes, paint formula, etc
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      Latest: Pulpwood car WindsorSpring, Dec 8, 2022 at 10:40 AM
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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
      Latest: STL RPM 2022 modeltruckshop, Aug 3, 2022
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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: Frisco Steam Roster klrwhizkid, Nov 5, 2022
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    7. Swap Meet

      Swap or sell Frisco oriented models, memorabilia, and materials.
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      Latest: Looking to buy Athearn gp38s gjslsffan, Nov 14, 2022
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    8. Frisco Archive

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