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by Solomani
Fri Nov 21, 2014 7:48 pm
Forum: ROADTRIPS
Topic: Pacificng writing and mapping gathering
Replies: 9
Views: 6590

Re: Pacificng writing and mapping gathering

Want is not the issue and I appreciate that you guys put the offer our here for folks to join in. Count me in for a trip in the future to leave all this silver behind for a hunting trip with Y'all.
by Solomani
Thu Nov 20, 2014 8:29 pm
Forum: ROADTRIPS
Topic: Pacificng writing and mapping gathering
Replies: 9
Views: 6590

Re: Pacificng writing and mapping gathering

My jealousy abounds.

good hunting!
by Solomani
Tue Nov 11, 2014 1:20 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: Baldwin paint research
Replies: 20
Views: 17235

Re: Baldwin paint research

Thanks Andrew, Just recently I had learned about that mistake from a wandering paint expert that was drifting down C Street in Virginia City. He claimed, as you say, that it was fine indoors but not outside. I now have a sample of the current paint used to paint the Glenbrook matched and now have my...
by Solomani
Wed Oct 22, 2014 8:55 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: Carson & Colorado Boxcar / Reefer #344
Replies: 2
Views: 5300

Re: Carson & Colorado Boxcar / Reefer #344

An exciting adventure!
by Solomani
Thu Oct 16, 2014 9:38 pm
Forum: Digital Modeling
Topic: Telegraph pole
Replies: 4
Views: 9239

Re: Telegraph pole

Always nice to have a bit more historic material in Trainz!
by Solomani
Sun Aug 03, 2014 8:23 pm
Forum: Model Railroading
Topic: SPng #26- finished
Replies: 5
Views: 10957

Re: SPng #26- finished

It does look good!
by Solomani
Wed Jul 09, 2014 4:19 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: Baldwin paint research
Replies: 20
Views: 17235

Re: Baldwin paint research

Thanks Randy, Benjamin Moore "Wenge" seems close. I had the App from Benjamin Moore on my phone on the 4th but it gives a number of selections depending on where in the photo you do the sample. I had read last night that "lake" comes not from any reference to a body of water but rather to the word "...
by Solomani
Tue Jul 08, 2014 11:08 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: Baldwin paint research
Replies: 20
Views: 17235

Re: Baldwin paint research

Randy, Andrew (or anyone that knows), How would I go about going to a paint store and picking up "a gallon" of Baldwin Lake paint? What is/are the reference numbers that I would give? We went to see the Glenbrook on the 4th (hoping she was running) and my wife likes the color of the Glenbrook tender...
by Solomani
Sat Mar 15, 2014 5:57 pm
Forum: ROADTRIPS
Topic: Winter Road Trip (NV/AZ/So Cal)
Replies: 4
Views: 4538

Re: Winter Road Trip (NV/AZ/So Cal)

I agree, great photos. It does not look like a whole lot of marble was taken out and shipped.

-John
by Solomani
Thu Feb 13, 2014 8:39 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Magazine cases
Replies: 2
Views: 5273

Re: Magazine cases

Thanks Andrew, I have made 15 so far. I also have 14 of the red cardboard boxes that are stamped with the gazette emblem in gold. They are where I got the idea as I was looking to get some more of them and they just seemed too expensive to purchase. These wood ones are not cheaper when I think about...