by nhhe52
06 Jan 2018, 02:07
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Electrics at Work
Replies: 81
Views: 6.2K

Re: Electrics at Work

This is more than a model - it is a working museum diorama.  This should be published in RMC or Scale Rails (not necessarily MR) where real hobbyists will appreciate the attention to detail and the skills to replicate reality.   KUDOS to you Ed.  🙂  🚂 Thanks Dick, and for the very helpful images yo...
by nhhe52
05 Jan 2018, 14:42
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Rapido EP-5 "Jet"
Replies: 36
Views: 1.9K

Re: Rapido EP-5 "Jet"

Richard Abramson wrote: Ed:
Rapido announced the Jets at the 2016 reunion in Essex.
Rick:

Not having been able to attended, what were the details of the announcement?
Order date?
Delivery date?
Model schemes?
Pricing?

Thanks,

Ed
by nhhe52
05 Jan 2018, 14:36
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Electrics at Work
Replies: 81
Views: 6.2K

Re: Electrics at Work

Mr. Ed(nhhe52). Your accomplishment and fidelity to the prototype so far requires praise, and along with Mr. Abramson's layout photos sets such a high standard that rest of us will be fearful of posting our meager efforts. Keep up the great work and please keep sharing it. Your effort is in keeping...
by nhhe52
05 Jan 2018, 02:22
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Rapido EP-5 "Jet"
Replies: 36
Views: 1.9K

Re: Rapido EP-5 "Jet"

Any possibility of Rapido announcing production of the Jet at Springfield?

Ed
by nhhe52
05 Jan 2018, 02:17
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Ain't She Purdy!
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Re: Ain't She Purdy!

Richard Abramson wrote: I-5 Brand-new 001.jpgFreshly out-shopped
at Readville No. 1406 in 1940, per the info on the photo. You can almost smell that coat of fresh gloss black. To think that in 11 more years she would be history.
Yes, in deed!

Ed
by nhhe52
05 Jan 2018, 00:42
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: RAPIDO PARLOR CAR UP-DATE
Replies: 4
Views: 643

Re: RAPIDO PARLOR CAR UP-DATE

From Jason's latest newsletter (#96), it seems that the Parlors will get to them in Toronto by the end of January. So, should get to the "Hingham Distribution Center" during the first two weeks of February, which is good, as I didn't want to deal with these right before "The Big E" in West Springfi...
by nhhe52
04 Jan 2018, 23:26
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Electrics at Work
Replies: 81
Views: 6.2K

Re: Electrics at Work

The Bridge:
by nhhe52
04 Jan 2018, 23:20
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Electrics at Work
Replies: 81
Views: 6.2K

Re: Electrics at Work

The real deal;
by nhhe52
04 Jan 2018, 23:03
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Electrics at Work
Replies: 81
Views: 6.2K

Re: Electrics at Work

More:
by nhhe52
04 Jan 2018, 22:58
Forum: New Haven Railroad Discussions
Topic: Electrics at Work
Replies: 81
Views: 6.2K

Re: Electrics at Work

Progress Report:  Cos Cob I obviously need to add photo real backdrop greenery and ground foam scenery landscaping, coal in the yard, yard details like cable reels, equipment, etc., not to mention plastic water in the harbor, paint and weather the brass structures, finish the triangular overhead wir...