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Jarrell's Show Me Something, September 2022 Edition

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Posted by SeeYou190 on Friday, September 9, 2022 10:41 AM

gmpullman
Another Fallen Flag if you will, please.

The ALTURAS AND LONE PINE ceased operations in 1999.

-Photograph by Kevin Parson

Another fallen flag please.

-Kevin

Living the dream and happily modeling my STRATTON AND GILLETTE Railroad in HO scale. The SGRR is a freelanced Class A railroad as it would have appeared on Tuesday, August 3rd, 1954, in my personal fantasy world of plausible nonsense.

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Posted by G Paine on Friday, September 9, 2022 10:41 AM

gmpullman
Another Fallen Flag if you will, please.

The Bostion & Maine slug set

Maine Central GP 38 #251 and 263

Belfast & Moosehead Lake 70 tonner 52

All ones I custom painted and shown on my layout

More fallen flags, please

 

George In Midcoast Maine, 'bout halfway up the Rockland branch 

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Posted by SeeYou190 on Friday, September 9, 2022 10:48 AM

G Paine
More fallen flags, please

The Clinchfield.

-Photograph by Kevin Parson

The above scene is on the Country Roads portable train show display layout.

Another Fallen Flag please.

-Kevin

Living the dream and happily modeling my STRATTON AND GILLETTE Railroad in HO scale. The SGRR is a freelanced Class A railroad as it would have appeared on Tuesday, August 3rd, 1954, in my personal fantasy world of plausible nonsense.

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Posted by BATMAN on Friday, September 9, 2022 11:03 AM

PGE/Pacific Great Eastern.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BC_Rail 

More fallen flags, please.

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Posted by tankertoad135 on Friday, September 9, 2022 9:41 PM

How's about a GN RS2 that I painted followed by a pair of SP&S units.  I did not paint those two units.Whistling

More of those fallen flags palease!Cowboy

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Posted by gmpullman on Friday, September 9, 2022 11:12 PM

tankertoad135
More of those fallen flags palease!Cowboy

Chicago & North Western:

 C_NW_PS-bilevel_166 by Edmund, on Flickr

 C_NW_PS-bilevels by Edmund, on Flickr

Let's have more fallen flags, please.

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Posted by John-NYBW on Saturday, September 10, 2022 6:07 AM

gmpullman

Let's have more fallen flags, please.

 

How about an Erie coal train.

Still more fallen flags please.

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Posted by HO-Velo on Saturday, September 10, 2022 6:33 AM

More fallen flags.  Regards, Peter

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Posted by John-NYBW on Saturday, September 10, 2022 10:58 AM

HO-Velo

More fallen flags.  Regards, Peter

Here's my Milwaukee Road offering. 

I love the beaver tail obs as much as the streamlined Atlantic.

This train fits neither my locale or era. One of the good things about being a free lancer is you can rewrite history to justify putting something on your layout you like. In this case the streamlined Atlantic was spared the scrapper's torch and was put into service to run excursion trains. Here an excursion train of Milwaukee Braves fans are on their way to the New York area to see their team take on the New York Giants and Brooklyn Dodgers.

Stay with fallen flags. 

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Posted by SeeYou190 on Saturday, September 10, 2022 11:24 AM

John-NYBW
Stay with fallen flags. 

The MILWAUKEE ROAD in Lionel:

-Photograph by Kevin Parson

The above scene is on Mr. Muffins Trains display layout in Atlanta, Indiana.

More fallen flags please. It does not need to be the MILWAUKEE ROAD.

-Kevin

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Posted by jacon12 on Saturday, September 10, 2022 9:23 PM

The Gulf Mobile and Ohio, an SD 40-2 Kato 

Show me something on top of a building.

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Posted by gmpullman on Saturday, September 10, 2022 9:58 PM

jacon12
Show me something on top of a building. Jarrell

Great to see you here, Jarrell!

Two different GE signs adorn the top of this old factory:

 GE_lit-up-overall by Edmund, on Flickr

More something on top of a building, please.

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Posted by John-NYBW on Saturday, September 10, 2022 10:08 PM

gmpullman

More something on top of a building, please.

 

Signs, signs, everywhere signs.

Show me signs painted on the sides of buildings, please.

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Posted by HO-Velo on Saturday, September 10, 2022 10:29 PM

More signs painted on the sides of buildings please.  Regards, Peter

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Posted by John-NYBW on Sunday, September 11, 2022 6:59 AM

Peter, the detail in your scenes is always superb. I also admire your skill in constructing those Downtown Deco hydrocal structures. I just finished my second of these, one of the Addams Ave. kits, and mine just don't have as crisp a look as the ones you have built. They look OK from 3 feet but they would never look as sharp as yours do in close up photography.

The call was for signs painted on the sides of buildings. 

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Posted by jacon12 on Sunday, September 11, 2022 7:45 AM

Wow Peter... :)

Sorry to interupt, the call is for signs painted on the sides of buildings.

Jarrell

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Posted by G Paine on Sunday, September 11, 2022 10:51 AM

jacon12
signs painted on the sides of buildings

A few buildings on the Boothbay Railway Village layout that I built. These are/were real companies in the Portland, ME area; however, the models do not match any prototype. They are all on a 1-1/2% grade on the right side of the layout and had to be kitbashed to fit the space and grade

The Burgess Forbes & Company paint factory 

Wirthmore Feeds

Getchels Polar Ice

Show me another large brick building

 

George In Midcoast Maine, 'bout halfway up the Rockland branch 

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Posted by HO-Velo on Sunday, September 11, 2022 6:12 PM

Thanks John,  IMO thinned paint washes for color and weathering, and painting a bunch of individual bricks lighter and darker helps set-off a DTD brick structure.

More brick structures please.  Regards, Peter

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Posted by John-NYBW on Monday, September 12, 2022 3:38 PM

HO-Velo

More brick structures please.  Regards, Peter 

Here are a couple views of my favorite brick structure.

Show a wood structure, please.

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Posted by jacon12 on Monday, September 12, 2022 9:34 PM

A laser cut structure on the work bench being finished.

Show me something made of paper.

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Posted by gmpullman on Monday, September 12, 2022 9:40 PM

jacon12
Show me something made of paper.

The dining car steward is holding a paper menu:

 Diner_patrons8 by Edmund, on Flickr

Something else made of paper, please.

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Posted by HO-Velo on Wednesday, September 14, 2022 9:34 AM

paper towels.  Show me something made of rubber please.  Regards, Peter

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Posted by SeeYou190 on Thursday, September 15, 2022 6:56 PM

24 HOURS

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Here is a locomotive:

-Photograph by Kevin Parson

Show me another locomotive.

-Kevin

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Posted by BATMAN on Thursday, September 15, 2022 9:11 PM

A threesome.

 

Please show me three of anything.

Brent

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Posted by gmpullman on Friday, September 16, 2022 2:10 AM

BATMAN
Please show me three of anything.

Three New York Central Thoroughbreds ready for their assignment:

 NYC_Steam-power-1 by Edmund, on Flickr

More triples, please...

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Posted by SeeYou190 on Friday, September 16, 2022 5:10 PM

gmpullman
More triples, please...

Three STRATTON AND GILLETTE boxcars:

-Photograph by Kevin Parson

Let's do a double...

-Kevin

Living the dream and happily modeling my STRATTON AND GILLETTE Railroad in HO scale. The SGRR is a freelanced Class A railroad as it would have appeared on Tuesday, August 3rd, 1954, in my personal fantasy world of plausible nonsense.

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Posted by BATMAN on Friday, September 16, 2022 5:17 PM

Two Trainmasters.

 

Show me something you have the most copies of. If you have too many to show in one photo, show us what you can and tell us how many you have.

Brent

It's not the age honey, it's the mileage.

https://www.youtube.com/user/BATTRAIN1/videos 

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Posted by SeeYou190 on Friday, September 16, 2022 5:19 PM

BATMAN
Show me something you have the most copies of. If you have too many to show in one photo, show us what you can and tell us how many you have.

Same picture:

-Photograph by Kevin Parson

I have twelve of these boxcars. Due to an error, I have thirteen different car numbers. One has different numbers on each side.

More of your "mosts" please.

-Kevin

Living the dream and happily modeling my STRATTON AND GILLETTE Railroad in HO scale. The SGRR is a freelanced Class A railroad as it would have appeared on Tuesday, August 3rd, 1954, in my personal fantasy world of plausible nonsense.

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Posted by John-NYBW on Saturday, September 17, 2022 8:10 AM

SeeYou190

More of your "mosts" please.

-Kevin

 

I have a dozen of these wagon top boxcars decaled for my home road.

I also have a dozen each of regular boxcars lettered fror the NYBW and a dozen of the NYC Pacemaker boxcars, both shown below.

More fleets of anything.

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Posted by SeeYou190 on Saturday, September 17, 2022 9:30 AM

John-NYBW
More fleets of anything.

The STRATTON AND GILLETTE will interchange with the DAWDLE AND DELAY on my next layout, so I have a fleet of D&D freight cars. I think I have about ten of them painted so far of various types.

-Photograph by Kevin Parson

More Fleets.

-Kevin

 

Living the dream and happily modeling my STRATTON AND GILLETTE Railroad in HO scale. The SGRR is a freelanced Class A railroad as it would have appeared on Tuesday, August 3rd, 1954, in my personal fantasy world of plausible nonsense.

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