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tealplanes - Mon 15 Sep - 11:57

Rob, I need to hear back from you regarding shipping charges. Hello?

tealplanes - Tue 9 Sep - 11:50

John, the scene with the Sounder going around the lake is mine, not Joe's. I'd hate to see Joe get blamed for something he didn't do. ;)

tealplanes - Mon 8 Sep - 01:51

Hi John, Just finishing up summer projects and getting my 2 modules out to work on from now on till NTS in Portland.

soccrdad30 - Fri 5 Sep - 07:18

Loren! How are you doing?

tealplanes - Thu 4 Sep - 23:38

No one alive here lately?

soccrdad30 - Sat 23 Aug - 11:43

Congratulations Stony! Talk about being some busy grandparents :)

craZ13 - Fri 22 Aug - 22:40

Congrats Stony xD

craZ13 - Fri 22 Aug - 20:28

Congrats Stony xD

Fred - Fri 22 Aug - 12:52

Congratulations-Glad all is well- Assume the same for Granpapa- :D

stonysmith - Fri 22 Aug - 11:14

My third grandchild: Hudson Robert Cato.. born 9:35pm Aug 21. 8lb 16oz 22 inches Mother and Son both doing well.

soccrdad30 - Tue 12 Aug - 17:08

Sorry guyz... Those are assigned images for the train category. I did not see anything in Z listed.

rvn2001 - Mon 4 Aug - 08:14

Walt, I think they have their scales mixed up.

southernnscale - Sun 3 Aug - 21:09

are these old or new?http://www.hobbytown.com/Category/Z_Scale/1864/

eit27 - Tue 29 Jul - 16:50

Thanks for taking the pictures from NTS, John. Also nice meeting you!!

soccrdad30 - Tue 29 Jul - 16:42

Good Luck Ben, you got that kit for less than half price!

Kelley - Mon 28 Jul - 22:19

Kibri church is a good score.

southernnscale - Mon 28 Jul - 14:39

Great Work Ed I like the Fall look!!!!

TheWag - Sat 26 Jul - 13:03

Woohoo! Got a Kibri Church (36818) that Walthers has listed for $50.00 for $15.00. I think I can cut it down to something southern US flavored.

Fred - Fri 25 Jul - 01:50

Yup- it works now Stony- Thanks

Fred - Fri 25 Jul - 01:49

Congratulations Ed--That is regognition of a lot of fine work

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Latest Product Posts

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Posted by stonysmith
09 Sep 2014 17:34
Grant 4-4-0 Steamer FYI.. just in case anyone missed it... The plastic version now has moving parts. Video Link
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Posted by stonysmith
09 Sep 2014 17:33
Grant 4-4-0 Steamer I had the loco printed in Brass.. it looks really nice sitting on my desk! With current technologies, it will always be only a static model in any of the metals, but a guy can dream.... Metal version available here: http://shpws.me/vTVq Image...
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Posted by ztrack
07 Sep 2014 21:27
[img]http://www.ztrack.com/graphics/covers/jul-aug Image Link The July/August issue of Ztrack will be arriving in mail boxes starting this week! In this issue, you will find articles on the following: Weathering diesel locomotives Marklin to offer DRG class 05 in fine scale FR releases...
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Posted by stonysmith
04 Sep 2014 21:38
Evans Coil Car My latest offering... Available here: http://shpws.me/vQYL I'm looking for comments ... I might have some details a bit off. The source drawing I had wasn't very clear. Image Link
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Posted by ztrack
30 Aug 2014 08:44
AZL September New Items Part 1 AMERICAN Z LINE September 2014 New Release – Part 1 Happy Labor Day! We have good news for those waiting on the SD70M flags, they are back! We also have a number of new and exciting releases! UP EMD SD70M: Image Link 61004-4 UP...
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Posted by garthah
27 Aug 2014 19:49
August releases Rokuhan says Japanese distributors will have this product on Friday Aug 28th 2014 T014-16 car set of series 50 passenger cars¥ 18,500 G003-1KIHA 52 starter set¥ 12800 A105-3JR Cargo COntainer 30A blue 2 pieces¥ 1,380 A106-2Seino Transportation...
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Posted by ztrack
22 Aug 2014 08:02
Susquehanna SD70M Available Direct From AZL! Image Link Available exclusively through AZL Direct, AZL is excited to offer Susquehanna SD70Ms! The NYSW operates over 400 miles of track in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania and has connections with CSX, Canadian Pacific and Norfolk...

Latest Forum Posts

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Posted by ztrack
Yesterday 22:30
Z scale Ballast Regulator mow Adrian I am going to say intermediate. It can be a bit tricky. Mostly on the positioning. There are not too many parts, but the surface area to adhere them to each other is quite small. It can be a bit difficult to align properly. I had to rework one end of...
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Posted by Minuteman
14 Sep 2014 15:09
Z scale Ballast Regulator mow What I'd like to know is how many inches of ballast spreading it does per hour :huh: Seriously - thanks for all the info. Looks like a nice wayside eye catcher - is this kit safe for beginners (i.e. folks with only limited kit building experience) or...
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Posted by ztrack
13 Sep 2014 16:38
Z scale Ballast Regulator mow I just finished mine. What a great kit! The level of detail is amazing. I went with a well used look. Faded paint and grime. Dark washes really pop the detail. I really recommend this kit. I hope they do more! Image Link Image...
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Posted by southernnscale
12 Sep 2014 00:33
Shapeways new project One more to add to the collection Snow Plow being printed at Shapeways with the turntable snowplow.jpg
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Posted by southernnscale
12 Sep 2014 00:13
Z scale Ballast Regulator mow Rob, Haven't had time cleaned them up and ready for primer. I notice that the two wings did fit kinda funny I was going to trim them up a bit to fit better had to get some primer. the primer I wanted is on back order. So I may have to use another type....
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Posted by ztrack
11 Sep 2014 23:35
Z scale Ballast Regulator mow Walt how is your build coming? I wasn't able to work on it last night, but was back on it tonight. I had a bit of difficulty securing the two side wings. The surface area is not so great to attach these to the body. I created a support/platform that I glued...
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Posted by southernnscale
11 Sep 2014 17:46
Shapeways new project Three new items up for print at Shapeways Pickle Barrel House in Z and the DE Ohio Crane and clamshell bucket IMG_1633.jpg New in progress at Shapeways in the print shop now! 625x465_2553294_5800611_14090317831.jpg

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Posted by pm-ger
13 Sep 2014 13:13
If you are looking for Marklin stuff If your looking or search for Marklin stuff, I have a lot of buildings, tracks and rolling stock for sale. Feel free to contact me michalik.pete@googlemail.com
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Posted by Socalz44
05 Jul 2014 16:07
Marklin D&RGW Mogul and Diamond Special Set Looks like good stuff to me. Good luck. Jim
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Posted by Stonebridge Models
21 Jun 2014 20:42
Assorted Z For Sale! Most of our Z scale rolling stock is now up on ebay with huge discounts and FREE Shipping!! Lots have flown out of here already but I have added tons more. Check it out! Much of it is out of production...
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Posted by Mr.JA
27 Apr 2014 04:55
Re: Marklin D&RGW Mogul and Diamond Special Set Everything is now listed on eBay. Have a look! Z for sale

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Posted by southernnscale
22 May 2014 22:01
Re: Choo Choo room complete. Contest Results so where are all the finished work with all the trainz! The post is here and just wasting space it would be nice to see some completed Photo's for those of us who never gets down there to see it in person! work shop and out side with all the yard work you did...
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Posted by thomasc600
14 Dec 2013 18:13
Re: Choo Choo room complete. Contest Results looks great kids we still don't have tree up yet just back Disney boat

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14 Aug 2014 17:24
Rolling Stock of the Month Club Entries Two 1931 Caterpillar Sixty track tractor with a LeTourneau cable operated blade DSC00571.jpg
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