Come on back to the caboose and get a cup of coffee [or sweet ice tea] Part I

Discussion in 'The Caboose' started by Chief Eagles, Oct 2, 2005.

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  1. Gil Finn

    Gil Finn Active Member


    Worked on this a while this week.
  2. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    Looks Good!!!
  3. pennman

    pennman Member


    Nice building, looks good.
    I try and save those projects for those long cold winter months. But then again who the hell wants to be out in this heat.
  4. Chief Eagles

    Chief Eagles Active Member

    Morning all. Off to TCA train show. Great job on the building, Gil. Cooler and cloudy.
  5. wdsrwg

    wdsrwg Member

    Good Stormy Morning from Western Wisconsin! :wave:

    Dang, I gained 5 lbs just looking at them donuts. :D

    Have a good Sunday all! :thumb:
  6. spankybird

    spankybird OTTS Founder

    Good Morning All from NE Ohio
    Where the temp is 68 deg and headed to 85 with Blue Clear Skies.

    We have finish the clean up from our flood and our trains have survide without any damage to the layout. We hook them back up to the DCS TIU this past week and put power to them. All looks well. :D aussie balloon6

    Maybe things will get back to normal now,except our A/C unit died this past Thursday night. So we now need to replace it. :cry: wall1

  7. wdsrwg

    wdsrwg Member

    Good morning from FOGGY Western WI. :wave:

    58 & Damp :eek:

    Have a good day all!
  8. Chief Eagles

    Chief Eagles Active Member

    Morning all. Didn't get to check in yesterday. Stayed busy shimming and installing a new threshold at the back door where new tile floor was installed. Was it a hot and humid job. Door had to be cut off and it was HEAVY. Got to mow today even though it has not rained. Need rain bad. Suppose to be another hot and humid one. Have a good day.
  9. Gil Finn

    Gil Finn Active Member

    This forum is s- l- o -wwww..SLOW!

    I can drink a cup of jow waiting on it to open.
  10. Chief Eagles

    Chief Eagles Active Member

    Gil, guess you didn't see my post on CTT asling how much you would charge to do the coal tipple? Wonder if it could be shipped with out damage????
  11. Gil Finn

    Gil Finn Active Member

    No I missed that, I dont go there often.

    The one I did was a kit in HO.

    I plan on scratch building one in O soon perhaps.

    I assume you want one in O gauge?

    I dont know Chief, not much but let me see how this works out and how tuiff or easy it all is.

    I may not be successful.

    In ho from the wathers kit I could do it easy.
  12. Chief Eagles

    Chief Eagles Active Member

    Thanks Gil, let me know when you do the O gauge.
  13. Chief Eagles

    Chief Eagles Active Member

    Morning. Off to Mom's down east. Have a good one.
  14. wdsrwg

    wdsrwg Member

    Good Morning from Western Wisconsin! :wave:

    52 & Sunny :)

    Hope all is well with your Mom Chief.

    Have a good day!
  15. Gil Finn

    Gil Finn Active Member

    This forum takes about 10 seconds to process a post or open one.

    I am tired of fooling around trying to read them.

    Alaso when I make a post it will nor take to the post i made.
  16. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    Gotcha beat Gil - Deleting duplicate posts takes about 2 minutes - I hate this when it runs slow :( :( And yes, I made an Oops and deleted your original with the copies.... just wanted you to know that someone knows it's running slow :( :( :(
  17. wdsrwg

    wdsrwg Member

    Seems the more the posts the slower some times.
    If you exceed your band width posting or so-forth,
    it will also drag.
    Another possible cause is how many pix are on the
    thread because Graphics take a lot of band width.
    Some of these threads have a whole bunch of great
    pix on them.
    The time of day and people in your area using
    what ever your provider is can really slow you down.
    the DSL in our area is slower in the mid and late day and
    really fast in the early am.
    Kinda like me in the mornings!!! :rolleyes:

    Too late but... to make a long story a little shorter,
    its most likely not the Gauges fault entirely.
    Maybe an off site storage system for files older than
    say 30 days would speed things up. That way they
    are not loading on every log on and you could still
    access them when needed.

  18. Gil Finn

    Gil Finn Active Member

    OK that is good, I dont feel so frustrated any long.

    ASeems faster now.

    I dont care what you delete of mine, it is OK.

    I post almost daily, no one will miss it
  19. steamhead

    steamhead Active Member

    Hi all..

    I've seen several references to CTT, can you let us (the ignoramii) know what it is and how to go there (wherever "there" is..).
    You guys shouldn't complain, my dial-up is currently running at 26.4 Kbps...Now THAT'S slow. I've gotten used to it. So it goes.

    Gus (LC&P).
  20. spankybird

    spankybird OTTS Founder

    The CTT is Clasic Toy Trains Forum and here is a link to it

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