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  1. pensive liked kenmc's post in the thread Birmingham Alabama and Environs.

    After shooting the steam engines, I went over to the Southern's 37th Street Yard to catch the inbound Birmingham Special from Washington...

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  2. pensive liked kenmc's post in the thread Birmingham Alabama and Environs.

    February 1953 was the last full month of steam operations on the Southern Railway (and the Frisco), and Birmingham was the last place...

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  3. SLSF Freak liked skyraider's post in the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    It's amazing how a small project can take a life of it's own. Since it's cold all week (at least cold for TX--daily high of 24), I just...

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  4. gjslsffan liked skyraider's post in the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    Tom Holley said to not only put Tonka on the boom but put Powered by Briggs and Stratton on the cab. I like it!!!!!

    Jan 31, 2023 at 10:28 PM
  5. skyraider replied to the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    Tom Holley said to not only put Tonka on the boom but put Powered by Briggs and Stratton on the cab. I like it!!!!!

    Jan 31, 2023 at 9:36 PM
  6. skyraider liked Iantha_Branch's post in the thread Mid 70's Frisco video.

    I happened upon a recently added video on youtube. It's 14 minutes worth of mid 70's Frisco footage with sound from the Valley Park...

    Jan 31, 2023 at 8:39 PM
  7. gjslsffan liked skyraider's post in the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    It's amazing how a small project can take a life of it's own. Since it's cold all week (at least cold for TX--daily high of 24), I just...

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  8. skyraider attached a file to the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    It's amazing how a small project can take a life of it's own. Since it's cold all week (at least cold for TX--daily high of 24), I just...

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  9. Rob R liked Iantha_Branch's post in the thread Intermountain HO Scale PS-1 50' Double Door Box Car.

    My shipment of cars came in the other day. I think they turned out nice

    Jan 31, 2023 at 8:31 AM
  10. Rob R liked skyraider's post in the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    A couple of more photos... [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  11. Ricky Brown liked Peddling Joe's post in the thread SL-SF wreck at Olustee OK June 3, 1970.

    If my memory serves me correctly, the badly damaged engine was the one I saw loaded on a flat car and parked on the transfer pit in the...

    Jan 30, 2023 at 6:20 PM
  12. rjthomas909 liked Iantha_Branch's post in the thread Intermountain HO Scale PS-1 50' Double Door Box Car.

    My shipment of cars came in the other day. I think they turned out nice

    Jan 30, 2023 at 5:21 PM
  13. skyraider attached a file to the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    A couple of more photos... [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  14. gjslsffan liked skyraider's post in the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    OK...the crane is completely disassembled (what a poorly constructed model); molded on grabs have been removed; pulley's and shafts have...

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  15. gjslsffan liked skyraider's post in the thread Frisco / QA&P crane kitbash questions.

    Keith, Mark and Tom: thanks for the ideas. It was given to me by my next door neighbor. It reminds me of an HO version of something...

    Jan 30, 2023 at 2:00 PM
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