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Flash Back Thursday

cats panelThe JMRI/CATS control panel from my former PRR Eastern Region in N Scale model railroad.
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Where It All Began

44 jerrybrittonSeveral months ago I started listening to several podcasts related to model railroading. They are actually quite enjoyable. One that I listen to regularly is Lionel Strang's A Modeler's Life. They interview model railroaders and bring out their backg...
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Report of the Chief Engineer, Second Quarter 2015

IMG 0262Construction on Jerry Britton's PRR Middle Division in HO Scale continues on, and ahead, of schedule. Three tasks were scheduled for the quarter and were completed ahead of schedule. They included the west end of Burnham, where the freight and passen...
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For The LEWIS Operator...

SPRUCE commTwo nice pics off of eBay this past week... former PRR tower communications equipment. My intent is to restore the equipment for live use by the LEWIS operator. First up is a "scissors" phone. Some prior owner had cleaned up and repainted the "scisso...
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Expansion of Staging

IMG 0265With quarterly goals met well in advance, the crew of the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale turned its attention to the expansion of Harrisburg/Enola and Altoona staging. Four through tracks were previously installed, leaving 16. Each of these requires...
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