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Why oh Why did Atlas decide to make all there 3rd generation Shays different and why didn't they make it easier to dcc chip that thing?? I have two of them and i was able to dcc all my older shays. This new model is a royal heart attack to dcc. Come on Atlas. Did you really have to screw us dcc...
I am starting this thread for the new layout i am starting next year. Have a rough plan that i can show but this is first draft. Also looking at late 30's or early 40's. Using 1st generation diesels. The list is as follows. EMD SW1, EMD NW2, Baldwin VO-1000, Alco S-2, and Alco RS1. Shots of the...
Hi folks, I am new to this forum but not to model railroading. I didn't know about this forum until i started reading a thread started by HOexplorer. I met him on another site. Lots of good reading. I started out with about 3 years of layout plans and starting to buy the kits and getting things...
I ran into Jim aka HO explorer, over at another site and he wanted me to see his thread. So i read all 315 pages of the Pinacle creek mining and timber co. layout. I am learning from that Ole boy. I am new to the site and other than coming around to read his i haven't really checked out the rest...
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