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tealplanes - Tue 24 Nov - 22:15

Yes Gerd.......GPs R Us

stonysmith - Tue 24 Nov - 08:14

and... we're back!

Gerd - Mon 23 Nov - 00:49

Loren, still GP38s available?

tealplanes - Mon 16 Nov - 13:54

I have undecorated GP38s for sale. $50. Passing along AZL savings to folks.

tealplanes - Wed 11 Nov - 21:08

Thomas, I did find one extra SD70 if you are still interested? Email me.

tealplanes - Mon 9 Nov - 20:14

FYI I have 3 undec SD70s still available for the delivered price of $76.00 per loco.

GNFan - Sat 31 Oct - 17:23

Sweet Soothie, it's youthie...

Fred - Thu 29 Oct - 15:43

If you knew Soothie, like I know Soothie, Oh what a gal..... Stony made me do it Send your incoming to him!!! :p

rvn2001 - Sun 18 Oct - 17:54

Shouldn't that be soothie?

tealplanes - Tue 13 Oct - 18:56

Well then, how about some sooshi?

Fred - Sun 11 Oct - 15:07

No egg loll fo fled :p

GNFan - Sun 11 Oct - 14:57

If each of us keeps using the word "sooth", does that make us all soothsayers?

tealplanes - Sun 11 Oct - 10:05

But Fred, with six sooth, you get egg roll. xD

shamoo737 - Fri 9 Oct - 13:16

four? :D

GNFan - Thu 8 Oct - 21:02

How many sooth, Fred? ;-)

Fred - Tue 6 Oct - 05:17

Oh ! Foresooth!!! :p

tealplanes - Tue 6 Oct - 00:51

Moo, are we talking age or IQ?

shamoo737 - Mon 5 Oct - 21:28

Don't be silly Loren, he is only 94.

tealplanes - Sun 4 Oct - 21:17

Fred, you don't look a day or 95. Must b all that Oil of Oley.. Happy Birthday.

Fred - Sun 4 Oct - 14:31

Thank eeeuuwww!

stonysmith - Sun 4 Oct - 13:56

Happy Birthday Fred!

southernnscale - Sun 27 Sep - 00:40

Great video I'll have to go and see it, it's not to far!

shamoo737 - Wed 23 Sep - 22:21

welcome back

soccrdad30 - Wed 23 Sep - 20:03

Jim! great to hear from you again. Bye the way, here is a link for you DODX modelers with raw tank castings! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeV5xGa3nys&t=1m25s

Socalz44 - Wed 23 Sep - 15:36

I checked the members list and I don't seem to be on it????? Jim :O

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AZL Amtrak West F59PHI Passenger Sets [x2] For Sale: x2 set's of AZL Amtrak West F59PHI + 4 Surfliner Bi-Level Passenger Cars; #AZL-7002. Road #'s: 452 and 455. Both set's are in mint condition , DC , test-ran and broken in under 1-hour run time on both sets; retain all original factory...
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