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by Funitsforever
Mon Jan 31, 2011 10:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: snow question
Replies: 13
Views: 8587

Re: snow question

dbrackin7 wrote:Given the forcast and the blowing snow we may have a chance at seeing the plow. :D
i wouldnt hold my breath
by Funitsforever
Tue Dec 14, 2010 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: snow question
Replies: 13
Views: 8587

Re: snow question

Well, its been sitting there in the same spot for 16 years that I know of, Maybe longer.
Wayne gest probably knows more about it than I do.
by Funitsforever
Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Computer Kidnappings?
Replies: 8
Views: 6789

Re: Computer Kidnappings?

Don't know who Melanie Henderson might be but we do know Mr. Jett. Wonder if something kidnapped his computer or if he just wants us all to have a big smile today. I noticed my Posting Quota was low for the year. Just trying to cach up. Gee, and I was feeling like I was making a contribution when I...
by Funitsforever
Thu May 21, 2009 5:31 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: The NCD loses another train
Replies: 12
Views: 7132

Re: The NCD loses another train

theres a lot of that going around
by Funitsforever
Thu Feb 26, 2009 8:41 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning
Replies: 15
Views: 10582

Re: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning

MIKE, DO YOU SUPPOSE HE STILL HAS HIS PLASTIC BAG TO COVER HIS HAND HELD RADIO WHEN HE IS OUT IN THE RAIN TALKING TO THE TRAINS ? THIS IS NOT A STORY, I SAW THIS MYSELF ONE AFTERNOON AT THE MAIN CROSSING IN K'VILLE. HE DID NOT HAVE A RAIN COAT ON AND IT WAS POURING RAIN. SURE ONE OF A KIND. KEITH B...
by Funitsforever
Thu Feb 26, 2009 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: L80 Feb. 23, 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5815

Re: L80 Feb. 23, 2009

rrnut282 wrote:So it was just a paint job, no upgrades/fixes on the inside?
Yep , you got it!
by Funitsforever
Wed Feb 25, 2009 7:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: L80 Feb. 23, 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5815

Re: L80 Feb. 23, 2009

CIOR wrote:Bob I can smell the paint in the cab, that stomach turning odor of fresh paint, confined spaces and long hours in the cab. Only thing worse would be 90+ degree weather and that situation.

Nice grab shot, probably had a nice sound climbing out of the valley.
you miss it, dont you?
by Funitsforever
Tue Jan 27, 2009 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fort Wayne Train Number Index - Greg
Replies: 32
Views: 20374

Re: Fort Wayne Train Number Index - Greg

chowetrains wrote:When did 16K and 171 get annulled? I thought those two trains were still running. As an aside note, 16K's westbound counterpart 17K came thru New Haven around 1:30PM today.
When they dried up Buckeye yard
by Funitsforever
Thu Sep 18, 2008 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Missing Car
Replies: 8
Views: 5749

Re: Missing Car

ok guys, I took the car and I sold it on ebay. I didnt think anybody would miss it.
by Funitsforever
Tue Aug 19, 2008 4:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gil Reid
Replies: 4
Views: 5120

Re: Gil Reid

ist he the one that did the painting of a NKP berkshire titled "East from Fort Wayne"?
by Funitsforever
Tue Aug 19, 2008 4:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Radios on New Locomotives
Replies: 3
Views: 3547

Re: Radios on New Locomotives

As for the face plate radios, the 'face plate' was near the control stand, while the rest of the radio is usually located down in the nose someplace. Usually near the cab signal equipment or "Black Box" etc. Deters people from 'removing' the radio for use in another locomotive. Practice Safe CSX or...
by Funitsforever
Mon Aug 11, 2008 1:08 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning
Replies: 15
Views: 10582

Re: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning

speaking of traffic jams,i read on another site that a recent presentation was done saying that by 2030 trains especially around the chicago area could be idle for days due to backed up traffic.but what could be done ?it's not like you could just put track back on abandoned right's of way.it would ...
by Funitsforever
Sat Aug 09, 2008 1:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NS Corp Train at East Wayne
Replies: 13
Views: 7760

Re: NS Corp Train at East Wayne

I geuss Greg doesnt like union workers
by Funitsforever
Thu Aug 07, 2008 12:40 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning
Replies: 15
Views: 10582

Re: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning

Chris7092 wrote:I read something about 307 being in emergency Friday morning, that probably had something to do with it. 306 tied up the line Thursday evening while it was in emergency down by the east end of New Haven Pass...just another day on the railroad I guess.

Chris
K8CRQ
and where did you read that at?
by Funitsforever
Thu Aug 07, 2008 12:38 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning
Replies: 15
Views: 10582

Re: Fostoria District traffic jam this morning

and it would have worked too :shock: