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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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European Railway Notes, Tunnels, Channel Tunnel, adit, construction railway

Model Railroading — Blog Post #8

Posted: March 26, 2017 at 2:52 pm   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! European Railway Notes Febuary 2017 Tunnels Part 2 So what do we do when we need to move things around while we are building a railway tunnel? We build another railway of course! It is, after all, all about railways! While the Channel Tunnel was being built, […]

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European Railway Notes, Tunnels, Channel Tunnel, channel tunnel geology

Model Railroading — Blog Post #7

Posted: March 19, 2017 at 2:41 pm   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! European Railway Notes January 2017 Tunnels Part 1 Tunnels for railways seem like a pretty straight forward concept. To connect two places with a railway, when those places have mountains in between them, you think about a tunnel. Ideally, you’d build this tunnel in a straight line […]

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European Railway Notes, Rescue Train, Emergency Train, Marklin 26546, Roco 1930

Model Railroading — Blog Post #6

Posted: March 12, 2017 at 2:24 pm   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! European Railway Notes December 2016 While I was looking at various pages of rescue train photos I saw some comments from other readers. Using Google to translate the page I was able to get the general idea of one reader’s comments. This person was saying that the […]

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Model Railroading — Blog Post #5

Posted: March 5, 2017 at 2:19 pm   /   Model Railroading

For details on this blog, please click here! European Railway Notes October 2016 Following on from last month, I wanted to learn more about the trains used to deal with emergencies that can happen out on the railway. From a photo of one of these trains I had found the phrase Netz Notfalltechnik (German for […]

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