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 everybody Gavinn Swann, Nov 30, 2021 at 8:03 AM
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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: Mergers that never were Gabriel G., Nov 30, 2021 at 10:12 AM
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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: Frisco Depot Ozark Missouri klrwhizkid, Sep 17, 2021
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    3. Freight Equipment

      Photographs and discussions of freight equipment and other rolling stock.
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    4. Cabooses

      Cabooses of all kinds, wooden, steel, transfer, etc.
      Latest: Frisco display caboose April, Jun 30, 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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      Latest: Track Inspection Speeder Peddling Joe, Sep 14, 2021
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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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  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, 2021 at 6:08 PM
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    2. New Products

      New Products for all scales
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      Latest: K4 decals Doric Stripes Iantha_Branch, Nov 29, 2021 at 8:58 AM
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    3. FMIG Lines: Layouts

      Photographs and discussions about building and operating layouts of all sizes
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      Latest: Frisco Ft. Scott and Beyond Layout Joe Lovett, Nov 29, 2021 at 11:07 PM
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    4. N Scale

      Photographs and discussions about N scale modeling
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      Latest: Boston Mountains Sub-Division Joe Lovett, Nov 27, 2021 at 12:23 AM
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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 Robleese, Sep 22, 2021
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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. 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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      Latest: Fort Smith Inspired Yard Turky44, Sep 3, 2021
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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: Help with Wiring/Blocks Gavinn Swann, Nov 30, 2021 at 2:39 PM
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    12. Modeling Tips

      Photographs and discussions of modeling tips including color schemes, paint formula, etc
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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: StL 2021 RPM modeltruckshop, Jun 26, 2021
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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: ATHEARN GENESIS F3'S fredman23, Nov 3, 2021
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    8. Frisco Archive

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