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Old Dec 31, 2010, 4:19 AM   #1
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Old Dec 31, 2010, 4:29 AM   #2
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The two locomotives looks so lonely in #2!

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Old Jan 1, 2011, 3:14 PM   #4
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The two locomotives looks so lonely in #2!

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Jehan,

Yes, they look lonely. Locomotives and other vehicles can have facelike appearance. Desolation tracks (Bob Dylan travesty) Dylan made a CD "Slow Train Coming"

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Another "loner" out there
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The day after the day before
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Thanks for the additional pictures Torgny. I like the facial close up of the green and blue locomotive. The lighting on the orange and black one is really beautiful as well.

The European locomotives and cars look very different to those in the US, which are all diesel electrics vs. all electric. I've included a couple for old time's sake!

I really should get down to my basement and continue work on my model rail road!!!

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Thanks for the additional pictures Torgny. I like the facial close up of the green and blue locomotive. The lighting on the orange and black one is really beautiful as well.

The European locomotives and cars look very different to those in the US, which are all diesel electrics vs. all electric. I've included a couple for old time's sake!

I really should get down to my basement and continue work on my model rail road!!!

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Jehan,

Such outstanding pictures. "My cup of tea" All around the bend. Suppose you're happy you don't have to fiddle with an electrical system in your model

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Old Jan 1, 2011, 5:08 PM   #10
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Ah...listened to the Bob Dylan Video

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Suppose you're happy you don't have to fiddle with an electrical system in your model

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I used to run 12V DC on my model RR. IT was quite complicated with the layout wired in 12 separate zones. Today I run DCC (Digital Command Control)...not sure of the voltages on it, but it allows me to independently and concurrently run multiple locomotives on the same track without the mess of having to wire the layout in separate blocks to control direction and speed. Each locomotive has a receiver which receives and obeys a unique digital signal from the controller. All one needs to do is to program each locomotive (takes 5 seconds).

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