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HO Scale SMART GP38-2
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I have an undecorated HO scale model of a GP38-2 that I would like to paint, detail and add sound to this summer. I've chosen to paint it in SMART colors as number 100. I think I'm going to go with…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jennifer Feb 5.

 

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Chad Gustafson commented on Nico's status
"I enjoy playing Devil's advocate, so I'll take this on. Not sure the idea of a Quiet Zone is "stupid." I llove trains, railroading, history, etc. I moved into a home here in North Carolina a stone's throw from a…"
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Emilio Galo commented on Nico's status
"Dave, I agree. Quiet zones are just stupid."
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Dave S. commented on Nico's status
"This is definitely the second fatality, and third serious accident.  Whether or not this was a second suicide probably won't be announced today. I believe this accident occurred some distance from a crossing, so quiet zone status…"
Monday
Emilio Galo commented on Nico's status
"Alas. Here we go again. LOOK LISTEN LIVE. It's not that hard."
Monday
Nico commented on Nico's status
"Bob, this is the second. Earlier in the year there was a confirmed suicide on Hearn Ave in Santa Rosa. I would like to see SMART temporarily remove quiet zones which could prevent accidents like the truck vs train, bicyclist vs train and possibly…"
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Bob Cleek commented on Nico's status
"Actually, I believe this was actually the first fatality for SMART, although there have been a couple of other collisions. One too many, in any event. The latest police report is that this was believed to be a suicide.…"
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Richard Sotelo commented on Nico's status
"  I know what that is like. I was on the Cheyenne Frontier Days train this year, July 21st. The lead unit was Union Pacific #844. Returning from Cheyenne to Denver. The lady was right in the middle of the tracks trying to get that great close…"
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Dave S. commented on Nico's status
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"Another fatal SMART accident."
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"Heard 1501 in Petaluma @ 8:10"
Aug 2
Nico commented on Dave S.'s photo
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Schellville, 2018-04-07, GGRM Construction

"My bad, this is the link here: https://goo.gl/maps/ZGtSVPSzv8z But if these signals in Schellville can be returned to working operation and keep museum movements safe, there is probably no point in using the ones from Petaluma. Unless on…"
Jul 4
Nico commented on Dave S.'s photo
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Schellville, 2018-04-07, GGRM Construction

"If they ever decided to rebuild this crossing, it would be interesting if they re-used the old P&SR signals on Water st. in Petaluma.…"
Jul 4
Nico posted a status
"For those anticipating the GGRM move, It would be good to monitor UP's radio channels. I'm using RailroadRadio.net"
Jun 30
James Bradley, Jr. commented on Nico's status
"Google Map location: Lakeville Street/D Street - Petaluma, CA"
Jun 14
James Bradley, Jr. commented on Nico's status
"This is definitely NOT San Rafael.  Look at the track arrangement.  This is a gauntlet track, which is not used in San Rafael.  San Rafael station has an actual siding, rather than a gauntlet.  I'm inclined to agree that…"
Jun 14
Chad Glover commented on Nico's status
"I think you are correct,  Petaluma D St crossing looking south.  I too assumed San Rafael. "
Jun 14

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At 1:53pm on September 16, 2015, Mark Drury said…

Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Nico! 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,

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