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Volunteering, Niles Canyon Railway

Volunteering — Blog Post #15

Posted: May 21, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! April 01 and 15, 2017 Track Building continued as we placed six more panels. These were the last panels of the 136 pound rail (136-lbs per yard) that we have. Next time we will have to ‘stick build’ the track, laying ties, tie plates, rails and then […]

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Class 44, class 44 DVD, class 85, Eisenbahn Journal 2 2015, European Railway Notes

Model Railroading — Blog Post #11

Posted: May 14, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE BayArea Newsletter April 2017 European Railway Notes Last time I described the region free DVD player I got to view my Channel Tunnel BluRay and the DVD of the class 44 from a magazine I ordered from Germany. This time I want to talk more about […]

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Eurostar DVD, Chunnel, Channel Tunnel, Region Free DVD Player

Model Railroading — Blog Post #10

Posted: May 7, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE BayArea Newsletter March 2017 European Railway Notes I’ve been on the Eurostar traveling from London to Paris and back through the Channel Tunnel. As a passenger you see the countryside going by but you don’t get to see what the line looks like, the turnouts, the […]

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Marklin Info Tage 2014, Marklin 48334

Model Railroading — Blog Post #9

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

For details on this blog, please click here! ETE Express Newsletter January 2016 Multiple versions of the Marklin Info-Tage car 2014? I have been collecting the Marklin Info-Tage cars since the 2009 tank car. I like the cars since they are all related to locomotive servicing. For 2014, the Info-Tage car was a powdered freight […]

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Volunteering, Niles Canyon Railway

Volunteering — Blog Post #14

Posted: April 23, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! March 04, 2017 It was time, once again, to add more track panels to the east end of the railway. We started to prepare the MOW train to leave Brightside yard and I noticed two very new and very shiny MOW push cars. Why do we work […]

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Volunteering, Niles Canyon Railway

Volunteering — Blog Post #13

Posted: April 16, 2017 at 4:00 am   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! February 04, 2017 – by Brian Hitchcock Last month we got the sections of panel track ready to be added to the line east of Verona crossing, and this month, it was time to place as many of those panels as we could. With the Burro crane […]

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