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ETE, ETE Bay Area, Small Layout, Playing cards for switch lists

Model Railroading Blog Post #17

Posted: September 10, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

ETE_BayArea_Newsletter_September_2017, Brian Hitchcock Playing cards for switch lists My first presentation at EuroWest 2017 was about a small layout that doesn’t take much time or space. To make a small layout more interesting, you want to do as much switching as possible, and to do this, you want to have some form of list of […]

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Volunteering, Niles Canyon Railway, NCRY, MOW

Volunteering — Blog Post #17

Posted: September 3, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Volunteering

August 05, 2017 The first Saturday of the month came around again, as it always does, and it was time to head out to the east end of the line to continue our push toward Pleasanton. We put down and joined four more panels of 132lb (head free) rail as we progress toward the Happy […]

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ETE, EuroWEst 2017, Marklin Magazine, Märklin Magazin, Brief History of Marklin Magazine

Märklin Magazin — A Brief History

Posted: July 30, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

Click here to view my presentation Märklin Magazin — A Brief History

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ETE, EuroWEst 2017, small layout, Marklin, Kato

I don’t have time or space for a layout…or do I?

Posted: July 21, 2017 at 9:53 pm   /   Model Railroading

Click here to view my presentation on a small layout I don’t have time or space for a layout…or do I?

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Roof repair, dry rot, Banner Roofing

Replacing a Roof — Blog Post #2

Posted: July 9, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Product/Service Reviews

Visible Roof Damage Before we even had the roof examined to get an estimate for the repair work needed, we could see a number of problems. Both photos below were taken after the wind storm but before any repair work had started. In Photo 1, in the ovals I’ve drawn on the photo, you can […]

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Märklin Magazin 1986 car – 4481 based – Kolls 86705

Model Railroading Blog Post #16

Posted: July 2, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE_BayArea_Newsletter_August_2017, Brian Hitchcock Märklin Magazin car 1986 EuroWest 2017 was wonderful and I enjoyed presenting both days. I think people assume you can’t create and give a presentation unless you are an expert in some area. I disagree. From my experience, the magic of doing a presentation […]

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