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    Decal gloss coat question

    I'm building a few Western Pacific cabooses in HO and am *almost* to the decal stage on one of them (one of them is stalled until I get some more white paint and the other hasn't been started yet). Question I have is regarding gloss coat prior to decal installation. I have heard numerous times...
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    Help preserve a rare Southern Pacific Locomotive

    Portola Railroad Museum Needs Your Help! Preserving Rare Quincy/Southern Pacific Diesel Locomotive In 1950, EMD built their first demonstrator for a 'cow and calf' switcher set based on the 800 HP SW8. This model was designated TR-6. This EMD demo set, numbered 1600 and 1600B, was...

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