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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      Latest: Frisco Historical Society? meteor910, Sep 14, 2020
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    2. Support

      Questions relating to how to use the site and other relevant information.
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      Latest: Upload an Avartar Image klrwhizkid, Jun 23, 2020
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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: New Member Introduction Highline Rider, Sep 27, 2020 at 8:10 PM
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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: GP7 mechanical drawings Robleese, Sep 28, 2020 at 2:28 PM
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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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      Latest: Columbus, Ks Station rjthomas909, Sep 29, 2020 at 7:56 AM
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    3. Cabooses

      Cabooses of all kinds, wooden, steel, transfer, etc.
      Latest: SL-SF caboose 1291 mark, Sep 28, 2020 at 10:34 PM
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    4. Passenger Cars

      Photographs and discussions of all type of passenger equipment except motive power.
      Latest: Meteor Observation/Diner pbender, Sep 21, 2020
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    5. Maintenance of Way

      Photographs and discussions of maintenance of way equipment and operations
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      Latest: Track Inspection Speeder Peddling Joe, Sep 17, 2020
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    6. Action Photos

      Photographs of equipment in operation
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      Latest: "The Bluebonnet" in Cuba, Missouri Karl, Sep 28, 2020 at 3:26 PM
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    7. Memorabilia

      Photographs of memorabilia, including Frisco dining china, glass, silverware, linen, and accessories.
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      Latest: St L & SF RY Box Step klrwhizkid, Sep 18, 2020
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    8. Frisco Folks

      Share information and photographs of Frisco employees.
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      Latest: SLSF #1305 2-8-0 Train Crew klrwhizkid, Sep 22, 2020
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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 gjslsffan, Sep 25, 2020 at 7:15 PM
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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 Ozarktraveler, Sep 26, 2020 at 2:39 PM
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    4. N Scale

      Photographs and discussions about N scale modeling
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      Latest: Possible new Frisco lightweight passenger cars pbender, Sep 28, 2020 at 3:36 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: GP7 modeltruckshop, Sep 23, 2020 at 10:17 AM
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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. kenmc, Jul 4, 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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      Latest: K&L Frisco USRA Mikado Turky44, Jul 26, 2020
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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: A great flat clear paint. klrwhizkid, May 10, 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 at 1:13 PM
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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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      Latest: (SOLD) Static Grass WS rjthomas909, Sep 18, 2020
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    8. Frisco Archive

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