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    Tanks on Towers

    Water towers. The center pipe pumps the water up into the tank. You can't pump sand up through the bottom middle.
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    JTEX A switcher junkyard

    Abandoned coal tower completed.
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    JTEX A switcher junkyard

    4th and last shelf unit built today, then populated with cars that are 100% done (metal wheels, Kadee #158's, weighted, weathered)
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    Running Bear’s October 2020 Coffee Shop

    Question.... what material would the roof be made of around the tower portion of this be made of? Gray round roof.
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    JTEX A switcher junkyard

    Adding a coaling tower to the JTEX facility, but with a twist. It will be abandoned in place. Here's the progress so far.
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    Car Interchange...Revival?

    No I will not participate in this again. The reason it died, multiple cars were out there and never returned. I lost out on a piece or rolling stock myself.
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    Running Bear’s October 2020 Coffee Shop

    Karl, bring me a Mountain Dew!!
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    Running Bear’s October 2020 Coffee Shop

    I got a surprise gift box tonight from far up north. All the way from Milwaukee Wisconsin to North Carolina!! Thank you very much Greg!!
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    Let's get LOADED!!!.....

    Some new loads I found on ebay. Very creative use of some everyday items to make these.
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    Edit titles under user name

    Terry, I can't even find an "Edit User" in mine.
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    Hey y'all from North Carolina!

    Hey John, welcome aboard from a fellow North Carolinian.
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    Edit titles under user name

    Looks like you found it. ;)
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    Modelling with Krystal Klear

    Rick, what are you trying to fill in?




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