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2017_05_15 Hobson's Bay North to Digitrax Command? Are you still there?
2017_05_15 Cant believe it, if I did not have sound fitted to my locos, it would be really quiet in here! And so one more fault found and fixed at Bullarto, and trains are now running all the way to Trentham through there and to the silos via the junction a...

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2017_05_11 A good discovery?
2017_05_11    Working for loco maintenance and signals branch this Al's Day I wrote an email to a mate and thought it was probably a good blog entry for today. My friend Al and I worked the whole day on one DCC territory that had somehow developed a short. ...

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2017 _05_05 moreon the mountain and wiring
2017_05_05 Graeme molds his foam some more and I continue to search for the bad wiring 💣 The shape is glued in place Now the rock molds need to be cut into walls. I like the Woodland Scenics plaster side walls, together with the tunnel mouth and interior w...

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2017_04_29 Making mountains....
2017_04_29 Graeme came to  build me a mountain! Never much liked Elvis, but as I got older, my taste matured🚂 HaHa! Where were we? The undercoat is on the walls and the topcoat should blend it all in. The infinity corners, I read somewhere, help with the i...

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2017_04_25 Lest we forget those who gave their life so we could live ours in peace!
2017_04_25      ANZAC day at  Jacobs creek (by Rod Fussell) Anzac Day 2017 at Jacobs Creek found this beaut little presentation, and it appears to belong to Rod fussell. Thank you for going to all this trouble. Cheers Rod

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2017_04_24 Gangs of workers today....
2017_04_24    Double crossing diamond crossovers and track gangs and more  Graeme came over and worked on the new section around the Murray River As well he put the final filler coat on the curved "infinity" corners. Just need a light sand and a paint after...

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2017_04_22 Al Day just gone. Worked very hard.but..
2017_04_22   Al and I had a lot of work on, today. However when Al left for home, it felt like we had not gone forward at all. Then again pictures show we accomplished heaps! Up end Trentham New track works Remember the lean on the B Class in the video. Al ...

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2017_04_21 A video...
2017_04_21   First train from Honeysuckle After a few weeks of replacing wiring when we have time. Al and I got several sections strung together. Last night I was able to get an engine from Bowser towards Trentham, and reverse it back into Honey sucle. We t...

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2017_04_13 Alday! Honeysuckle tweaks
2017_04_13  Al was here today after two weeks off with "pew-monia" Despite being only half way through his antibiotics we accomplished a lot today We finished off fixing down Honeysuckle and started the rewiring. We cranked up this station by applying 240v ...
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