Been away for some time.

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by t. alexander, Jul 26, 2004.

  1. t. alexander

    t. alexander Member

    Just like to introduce myself to all the new members since the last time I was here. And re-introduce myself to all the great folk that already know me. A lot has changed for me in almost the year I have been absent.
    I now live in a small town in Alabama of which there is not one drop of CA glue or scale lumber to be found. :cry: So it looks like I'll be doing alot of online ordering and roadtrips up to Chattanooga.
    The town does have one whale of a rail bridge over the Coosa river though. I'll be posting some pics of that beauty soon. I'ts good to be back :wave:

  2. Tyson Rayles

    Tyson Rayles Active Member

    Hi t. ! Welcome to life in the boonies!!!!!!!!!! LOL
  3. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    Welcome back t!!! :) You still have the caboose right???? :) We're still in chat at 9 PM - 12 Mid EDT :) Please stop by!!!! I try to stop into chat at Noon EDT also :)

    Glad to have you back on board!! :wave: :D :wave: :D :wave:
  4. t. alexander

    t. alexander Member

    Thanks tyson & Ngauger.
    Yep, as far as boonie livin goes you know you have arrived when the wannabe Mayor promises he's going to "cleanup this town" by connecting the main sewer line to the rest of the world. rather than draining it over the hill.

    Gauger, I had to let the caboose go.

    The first three legged dog I see that looks like needs a home I'm grabbing it :thumb:

  5. absnut

    absnut Member

    Hey Tim,

    Welcome back. We missed you!

  6. Ralph

    Ralph's for fun!

    Good to hear from you t!
  7. Lighthorseman

    Lighthorseman Active Member

    Hey - Look Who's Back!

    Great to see you back, t.! :thumb:
  8. jmarksbery

    jmarksbery Active Member

    :wave: Welcome home T. Glad you're back. :wave: Jim
  9. spitfire

    spitfire Active Member

    Alriiiiight! Welcome back t! Missed ya, buddy.

    Like Mikey said, we're in the chatroom every night between 10:30 and whenever.

    :thumb: Val
  10. t. alexander

    t. alexander Member

    Thanks guy's and Gal
    My puter prowess is just as bad as it always was so it took me a while to find the door to the chat room :rolleyes:

  11. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    I'm going to be on at Noon EDT :)
  12. sumpter250

    sumpter250 multiscale modelbuilder

    As you'll soon see, things have changed a bit around here. Welcome back!
  13. Gary Pfeil

    Gary Pfeil Active Member

    Welcome back t!
  14. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

    Well, I'll be dawged, if it tain't an x-near cobblers knob living, tripod lovin', scratch builin', ribbet makin', good ole boy from our past! Welcome back, friend. I wundered whar the heck yu'ar! :D :D :D Mr. t. goes back to my old Jeepin' days, and wuz the very feller who told me about the-gauge. :D :D :D
  15. t. alexander

    t. alexander Member

    The world is a better place with the Gauge in it! I'll say it once more it's good to see all of you again. I'm starting over armed with a new camera and steadier glue'in hand ( less coffee). Jon, still got the 3B?

    Just wait till the neighbors below me hear my 80 gallon airbrush compresser fire up....LOL
  16. philip

    philip Guest

    Welcome back T,

    Now about that hellsgate bridge? :D

  17. Bill Stone

    Bill Stone Member

    Glad you're back T.
    Wondered where you'd gone.
    Shame you had to let the caboose go.
    Speaking of cabeese. Yesterday the BNSF was chugging thru town with a way freight. They had an old wide-cupola SF caboose (very faded, very dirty, obviously yanked out of storage somewhere) in tow --- first car behind the locos. I wonder where it was bound.

  18. t. alexander

    t. alexander Member

    Hi philip,
    when I do get to work on HellsGate Bridge it will be heaven!

    Hello Bill, Theres another caboose out there somewhere with my name on it....that one you saw did'nt have "take to tim's place" on it anywhere did it?


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