June 2017
PEZ, PEZ car, Brawa 49057, Brawa 48022, Brawa 47941

Model Railroading Blog Post #15

Posted: June 25, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE_BayArea_Newsletter_August_2017, Brian Hitchcock I really like my Brawa PEZ cars shown in Photos 1-3 and I was wondering if the PEZ company ever had real box cars for shipping their products. I looked online and found the PEZ website us.pez.com. Under the history tab I learned that […]

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Roof repair, Banner Roofing

Replacing a Roof — Blog Post #1

Posted: June 25, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Product/Service Reviews

When I suddenly needed roof repair, I went online, and the information I wanted most was how much does a new roof cost and how long will it take. Everyone’s roof is different, and each roofing project will have different requirements and costs, but, in general, a new roof is about $15,000 and takes about […]

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DB Class E03, DB Class 103, TEE locomotive, Marklin 3053, Marklin 3054

Model Railroading — Blog Post #14

Posted: June 18, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE_Express_Apr_2017, Brian Hitchcock I have always thought of the class 103 locomotive as the locomotive that powered the TEE trains. I still remember this locomotive from the cover of the 1966/67 catalog (Photo 1). The feature of this loco that I always remembered was the single row […]

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BLS, SBB, ROBEL Powered Track Car, Märklin 39548, Lötschberg Tunnel, Simplon Tunnel

Model Railroading — Blog Post #13

Posted: June 11, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE_BayArea_Newsletter_May_2017, Brian Hitchcock European Railway Notes ETE member Dave Cowl sent me more photos from his travels in Switzerland, along the BLS line between Interlaken and Zweisimmen. Interlaken is between the lakes Thunersee and Brienzersee. Zweisimmen is about an hour west of Interlaken on the way to […]

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Model Railroading — Blog Post #12

Posted: June 4, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE BayArea Newsletter May 2017 European Railway Notes I received several photos from ETE member Dave Cowl showing the new Gotthard Base Tunnel emergency trains. The photos were taken in the stations of Erstfeld and Bellinzona in Switzerland. The tunnel’s north end is in the city of […]

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