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: Salem Winona & Southern RR mountaincreekar, Jun 4, 2023 at 3:24 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: Lake States Archive Sirfoldalot, May 27, 2023
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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: Mad-drid depot mountaincreekar, Mar 26, 2023
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    3. Freight Equipment

      Photographs and discussions of freight equipment and other rolling stock.
      Latest: Wooden Reefers Rob R, May 8, 2023
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    4. Cabooses

      Cabooses of all kinds, wooden, steel, transfer, etc.
      Latest: 001-999 Robleese, May 2, 2023
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    5. Passenger Cars

      Photographs and discussions of all type of passenger equipment except motive power.
      Latest: Frisco 1650-51-52 gstout, Feb 4, 2023
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    6. Maintenance of Way

      Photographs and discussions of maintenance of way equipment and operations
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      Latest: Frisco handcar patrick flory, Dec 11, 2022
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    7. Action Photos

      Photographs of equipment in operation
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    8. Memorabilia

      Photographs of memorabilia, including Frisco dining china, glass, silverware, linen, and accessories.
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      Latest: date nails skyraider, Feb 22, 2023
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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 fredman23, May 31, 2023
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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: White River Line dboone74, Jun 6, 2023 at 10:57 AM
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    4. N Scale

      Photographs and discussions about N scale modeling
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      Latest: Seen this? WindsorSpring, Mar 23, 2023
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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 tonymarchiando, May 11, 2023
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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. kenmc, Dec 21, 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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    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. Manufacturers and Vendors

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

      Links for Frisco, railroads, railroad hobby related commercial pages.
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    5. 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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    6. Swap Meet

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

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