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by NKP 779
Tue Feb 12, 2008 6:58 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

It's been more than a year since I have checked in, So I thought I might leave an update, If there are any members left from a year ago who even remember me. 8) My 'OO' Is packed away, (lost my layout space) I kept involved in Railway modeling by building a traveling HO layout in Marklin 3-rail (Mar...
by NKP 779
Mon Jan 01, 2007 6:04 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

No idea why it won't work, I re-sized it three times,

I'll try again later.
Aaron.
by NKP 779
Mon Jan 01, 2007 3:37 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

Well, I diddn't do much modeling in my months away, but I did check in now and then. My last post was ...last April, And I suppose it seems I fell off the edge of the earth. My basement layout space was needed for storage, as I have too much stuff. So the old layout came down, and the new layout I h...
by NKP 779
Mon Jan 01, 2007 3:09 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: The Saratoga Railroad Company, On30
Replies: 168
Views: 20405

Brilliant work George !!

:D

Happy new year too!

I have 45 minutes of 2006 left 8)
by NKP 779
Sun Dec 31, 2006 5:27 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: The Saratoga Railroad Company, On30
Replies: 168
Views: 20405

We think you guys talk funny too. 8)

and it's aluminum al..ooo...min...um :P
by NKP 779
Thu Aug 24, 2006 5:46 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Barchester
Replies: 602
Views: 65181

Great Work Bob!

:D
by NKP 779
Sat May 27, 2006 3:52 am
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Honeywell's Railway photographs
Replies: 199
Views: 29025

Baldwin made some fine steam locomotives, but they were never as innovative as some of the other builders. Second to Lima would be the Norfolk and Western's Company shop, some amazingly beautiful power came out of that shop, (and into the 1950's) J's A's and Y class articulateds amoung others. Most ...
by NKP 779
Fri May 26, 2006 5:44 am
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Honeywell's Railway photographs
Replies: 199
Views: 29025

Lima lol, Lima of Ohio, U.S.A. that is! built the finest Steam locomotives ever built in North America. Berkshires for the Nickel Plate, C&O and PM among others. Cheasapeake and Ohio 2-6-6-6's Hundreds of USRA designed 2-8-2's and thousands of others, Lima , in the Steam age, stood for Superpowe...
by NKP 779
Thu Apr 06, 2006 4:25 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

Thanks Dave!

More pictures coming soon
by NKP 779
Tue Apr 04, 2006 5:44 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

There will be some interior detail, so you won't be able to see the bracing.
I might even work up a post and beam framework for it.

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by NKP 779
Tue Apr 04, 2006 5:40 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

Ok, I've been avoiding the track work for awhile, I've been working on this. It's probably 25% done now, no specific prototype. The stone wall texture is from grippets webpage. Thanks! More printed sides drawn in ms paint and glued to heavy card. This one is going to be more 3d though, all the doors...
by NKP 779
Sat Apr 01, 2006 6:34 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Barchester
Replies: 602
Views: 65181

Bob,
Amazing layout! more photos!! :D
by NKP 779
Sat Apr 01, 2006 6:33 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

Mine too, I took a year of it in College, of course that was "traditional" Photography and darkroom. I was ready to go looking for a job as a darkroom tech just as the film era ended. :roll: Normally I shoot older Minolta and Pentax SLR's and sometimes Ancient Argus rangefinders and medium...
by NKP 779
Sat Apr 01, 2006 3:37 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

Chris,

It's a Nikon coolpix L3

I don't know much about the technical side of it, I just played with all the cameras in the store until I found the one with the best close-focus capability. (That didn't cost as much as my last used car). :roll:
by NKP 779
Sat Apr 01, 2006 5:34 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: NKP779's Layout
Replies: 46
Views: 7497

Thanks Chris,

Should have more stuff in a couple of days, I'm going to start laying track tomorrow. 8)

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