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Wave of the future?
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I'm a railfan first - a lover of all things technology, and innovation a close second - probably a tie...A few weeks ago I pieced together my first "quadcopter" - a few of the videos I've put up…Continue

Tags: hobby, quadcopter, drone, video, photography

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lawrence LaBranche Jun 22, 2012.

trainorders.com vent...
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So, their customer service link doesn't work.  They don't allow youtube embeds & sharing... I'm pretty angry about that right now.  How do people actually live with technology blinders on?…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Keith Ode Jun 26, 2012.

FRIDAY movement
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Hi all-The possibility of a NWP movement on Friday (in 9 short hours) is good. I'm told that there are several possibilities for tomorrow (It's almost midnight as I post this):1. Hunt & Behrens…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chad Gustafson Jul 16, 2011.

NWP - Getting ready to welcome the real deal!
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So, unless there is an unexpected injunction of some sort, THIS is the last hurdle to railroad freight traffic returning to Sonoma County... Paid regular freight trains could (legally) commence on…Continue

Tags: day, hooky, nwp

Started this discussion. Last reply by B Richards Jul 14, 2011.

 

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Jacob Bayless commented on Jeff Thomas's photo
Aug 12, 2015
Jacob Bayless posted a status
"Can anyone point me to information on SMART's rail communications? What frequencies are they using, etc?"
Jul 28, 2015
Jacob Bayless commented on Jacob Bayless's status
"Found it."
Apr 24, 2015
nwpfan0627 commented on Jacob Bayless's status
"I remember in 6th grade going to camp and taking a midnight walk to an old train tunnel. That was in Occidental"
Apr 23, 2015
Chad Glover commented on Jacob Bayless's status
"This is a really well done if you've never read it. http://www.pacificng.com/template.php?page=roads/ca/npc/gotg.htm When the author gets to Occidental he does mention the tunnel."
Apr 23, 2015
Jacob Bayless posted a status
"I've been told that there is a long rail tunnel between Monte Rio and Camp Meeker that's accessible from a hole in one end. Anyone been?"
Apr 22, 2015
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SMART @ Schellville

"Nice!  That's a winner, right there."
Apr 6, 2015
Bob Cleek commented on Jacob Bayless's status
"IIRC, Farhad Mansourian said the other day that the dismantled Galveston Channel bridge was all stored at the pipe plant in Napa and that SMART would be starting the installation work in the spring.  He said the…"
Jan 2, 2014
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"Wondering if there have been any sightings of the Galveston bridge getting prepped for Petaluma?"
Jan 2, 2014
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Aug 19, 2013
Jennifer commented on Jacob Bayless's video
May 17, 2013
Jeff Thomas commented on Jacob Bayless's video
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Santa Rosa Railroad Square SMART Construction 05022013

"2 tracks adjacent to platforms, and the gauntlet for freight"
May 5, 2013
Don Underwood commented on Jacob Bayless's video
May 3, 2013
Christopher Palomarez commented on Jacob Bayless's video
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Santa Rosa Railroad Square SMART Construction 05022013

"Looks like great things are coming to Santa Rosa...and another backwards Gauntlet :-P Seriously, I saw another video on youtube advocating SMART back while the NWP was deactivated. It was filmed at this depot and the SMART spokesman was describing…"
May 2, 2013
Jim McCarter commented on Jacob Bayless's video
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Santa Rosa Railroad Square SMART Construction 05022013

"And by the way, it sucks to see these rail yards stripped....can't they leave just one spur for transload?"
May 2, 2013
Jim McCarter commented on Jacob Bayless's video
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Santa Rosa Railroad Square SMART Construction 05022013

"I saw it last year and was impressed. Flying those things takes practice. My wife got me a little helocopter that flys around by remote, but if you make a mistake, its hard to overcome before you crash. but not only can you fly around, you have…"
May 2, 2013

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At 12:53pm on August 19, 2013, Mike Davis said…
At 1:17pm on June 26, 2011, Mark Drury said…
Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Jacob!  Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We're adding content daily and actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested. Regards,

Mark Drury
 
 
 

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