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Yesterday I was up flying, and happened to be at the right angle to see the sun's bright glint racing along railroad tracks below. That sparkle of sun on steel rail is one of the things that I find visually iconic and appealing about railroading, and wish I could reproduce with my models.
U.S.S. Wire Gauge - scaled Prototype to O, S, HO, N, Z
U.S. Steel Wire Gage, also called National Wire Gage (N.W.G.), Washburn and Moen --Gage (W.G.) etc. Used exclusively for steel. For non-ferrous metals, see American Wire Gage, also called Brown and Sharpe Wire Gage (B. & S.). Used...
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