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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 Nico Jun 15.

 

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Nico commented on Nico's photo
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GGRM Bilevels

"Yes, I believe they are. They were going to be used on the Alaska Railroad or the Rocky Mountaineer but either weren't used or retired."
Jul 11
Richard C. Brand commented on Nico's photo
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GGRM Bilevels

"Are these the same vestibule cars that SP ran on the Peninsula line before CalTrain took over operations?"
Jul 10
Jennifer commented on Nico's photo
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"Great catch, Nico!  :-)"
Jul 9
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GGRM Bilevels

Found this pic on Instagram from 2 days ago. These are the GGRM SP Bilevels from Washington in the Stockton BNSF Yard. Perhaps on their way to Schellville?
Jul 9
Nico commented on Jennifer's status
"I've had thoughts about putting light inlays in the sidewalk that flash when the grade crossing is activated. May cost a bit but may be worth it for select crossings, especially where the trains run at higher speeds."
Jul 2
Jennifer commented on Nico's status
"I sure as hell hope the train crew are being paid enough to live in the area, and not in the back of their cars or a camper.  Anyway, here's some concerns raised by the crews regarding safety."
Jun 29
Jennifer commented on Nico's status
"Indeed true Michael.  I recall when it really got bad on JPBX in Palo Alto, the only that calmed it down was stationing a security guard at a couple of the most troublesome grade crossings.  These incidents bring to mind pages 19 -22 of…"
Jun 29
Jennifer commented on Nico's status
"More very unfortunate news."
Jun 28
Nico posted a status
Jun 27
Nico replied to Nico's discussion HO Scale SMART GP38-2
"This is a game called Gary's Mod. I am using mods as well."
Jun 15
John Roth replied to Nico's discussion HO Scale SMART GP38-2
"Awesome! I hand-drew a B&W picture of a SMART F40PH when I was bored in class in high school. What computer program is that?"
Jun 12
Nico posted a status
"According to SMART service updates, there has been an "auto accident near the tracks.""
May 17
Nico replied to Richard Sotelo's discussion Important May 1st SMART meeting
"I see. Would be cool if Amtrak used the vacant lots behind the stations in Santa Rosa and Petaluma as terminals."
May 1
Nico replied to Richard Sotelo's discussion Important May 1st SMART meeting
"I'm not sure if Amtrak's equipment can be used on SMART tracks due to the gauntlet tracks and high platforms."
Apr 30
Alex commented on Nico's status
"1501 and caboose have been there for over a week."
Mar 7
Nico posted a status
"1501 is sitting at H&B. Thought I saw a caboose too..."
Mar 6

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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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