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by Ibflattop
Sat Dec 06, 2008 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: East Wayne Turntable
Replies: 3
Views: 2951

Re: East Wayne Turntable

Yes its used often for turning engines and cars. Kevin
by Ibflattop
Fri Dec 05, 2008 4:33 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS New Signals
Replies: 37
Views: 23049

Re: NS New Signals

Ok guys ya can take your Rose colored glasses off Cause its a Fat chance in hell that NS will let the 765 back on the trakes cause of the liablity it has and they dont want the headache. Kevin
PS I would like to see it run on Homerails toooooooooooo
by Ibflattop
Sun Nov 23, 2008 7:58 am
Forum: Model Railroading
Topic: Spencerville & Elgin Hoppers
Replies: 3
Views: 3692

Re: Spencerville & Elgin Hoppers

JW.
Will look for some S&E hoppers for ya. Kevin
by Ibflattop
Sat Nov 22, 2008 6:52 am
Forum: Model Railroading
Topic: Spencerville & Elgin Hoppers
Replies: 3
Views: 3692

Re: Spencerville & Elgin Hoppers

Hello JW. The only place that I have been lucky in finding S&E grain hoppers is on that Ebay site. Well I was lucky a couple of months bace some buddies and I went to Kokomo to the shop there and he had one and I snatched that. We are heading that way in a couple of weekends to Kokomo and Lafayette ...
by Ibflattop
Sun Nov 16, 2008 6:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NS purchase/merger
Replies: 6
Views: 4408

Re: NS purchase/merger

Dont think that the Gov. will let NS and BNSF become one. Unless one goes deep in the red and goes up for sale, But I dont see that happening eather! Look at their stocks.
Kevin
by Ibflattop
Thu Nov 13, 2008 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tanks alot!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 7200

Re: Tanks alot!!!

Was there a caboose with them???? Was the tanks the only thing in the train? Kevin
by Ibflattop
Wed Nov 12, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tanks alot!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 7200

Re: Tanks alot!!!

How many tanks were there???? Kevin
by Ibflattop
Tue Nov 11, 2008 9:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tanks alot!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 7200

Re: Tanks alot!!!

My hypothetical answer is Heading to Ft.Hood Texas.
by Ibflattop
Sun Nov 09, 2008 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tanks alot!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 7200

Re: Tanks alot!!!

Did the tanks have any markings that you could see like triangles or numbers? Was there a large amount in the train, as a divisional movement. Or was there only 10-12 units? If there was only a few units, one could say that they were coming from the Lima tank plant as new units or retro units headin...
by Ibflattop
Sun Nov 09, 2008 7:15 am
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: old possiable roadbeds???????
Replies: 22
Views: 16662

Re: old possiable roadbeds???????

Ok then we have it settled the area south of Roethele had 2 sidings.... Kevin
by Ibflattop
Sun Nov 09, 2008 7:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Face Book
Replies: 16
Views: 9521

Re: Face Book

Mike,
Do you just Dabble in O guage or do you do the Multi Guage Hobby? Kevin
by Ibflattop
Sun Nov 09, 2008 7:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Garrett RR hstorical society
Replies: 8
Views: 5249

Re: Garrett RR hstorical society

Omni is suppose to come in and chop the cars up and then send the scrap to Butler to be melted down into new rolls of steel. Atleast this was talked about on our road trip to the Toledo train show back on Sept. But it might be a while until the Steel economy comes back. Kevin
by Ibflattop
Sun Nov 09, 2008 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tanks alot!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 7200

Re: Tanks alot!!!

Oh yes. The Port of (xxxxxx) by the way of (xxxxxxxxx). What color were they painted? Oh thats a stuiped one, Everything is Desert Tan! Duhhhhhhh Well When I was in back in 81- 87 atleast we were Colorful! We had Green, Brown, Tan, and Black in our uniforms and vehicles. Hummmmm Could be going to Ri...
by Ibflattop
Wed Nov 05, 2008 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tony Romero
Replies: 6
Views: 3869

Re: Tony Romero

Is there anyway that we could start catologing again and help her out? Kevin
by Ibflattop
Tue Nov 04, 2008 9:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tony Romero
Replies: 6
Views: 3869

Re: Tony Romero

Have they got all of his stuff Catolog yet????? Kevin