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: RPM Meet St. Louis,Mo gstout, May 17, 2020
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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: New member Michael Klingler yardmaster, May 21, 2020
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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: 1501 Restoration modeltruckshop, May 26, 2020 at 5:16 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: Mountain Grove, MO mountaincreekar, May 12, 2020
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    3. Freight Equipment

      Photographs and discussions of freight equipment and other rolling stock.
      Latest: SLSF #33 Memphis MOW caboose Highline Rider, May 26, 2020 at 12:37 PM
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    4. Cabooses

      Cabooses of all kinds, wooden, steel, transfer, etc.
      Latest: Muley Type Cabooses Jim James, May 14, 2020
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    5. Passenger Cars

      Photographs and discussions of all type of passenger equipment except motive power.
      Latest: SLSF #1062 Karl, May 27, 2020 at 7:39 AM
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    6. Maintenance of Way

      Photographs and discussions of maintenance of way equipment and operations
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      Latest: MOW car steps Highline Rider, May 20, 2020
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    7. Action Photos

      Photographs of equipment in operation
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      Latest: Is this photo known? patrick flory, Feb 13, 2020
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    8. Memorabilia

      Photographs of memorabilia, including Frisco dining china, glass, silverware, linen, and accessories.
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      Latest: Frisco Menus Karl, Apr 9, 2020
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    9. Frisco Folks

      Share information and photographs of Frisco employees.
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      Latest: RIP - Bill White rcmck, Sep 19, 2019
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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 modeltruckshop, May 29, 2020 at 9:29 PM
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    2. New Products

      New Products for all scales
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      Latest: Athearn EMD GP15-1 - Announced 5/29/2020 gjslsffan, May 31, 2020 at 7:36 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: New proposed layout skyraider, May 27, 2020 at 8:44 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, May 29, 2020 at 11:16 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: Vote for Frisco RS-1 tonymarchiando, May 17, 2020
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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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      Latest: New layout! DanHyde, Feb 10, 2018
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    8. G Scale

      Photographs and discussions about G scale modeling
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      Latest: Firefly Build Chris Kaminaga, Mar 23, 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, May 1, 2020
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    10. Other Scales

      Modeling in scales other than Z, N, HO, S, O, or G
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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.
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      Latest: FMIG Newsletters w3hodoug, Sep 22, 2015
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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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    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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