Discussion in 'HO Scale Model Trains' started by taylor_up_bnsf, Dec 10, 2007.

  1. taylor_up_bnsf

    taylor_up_bnsf taylor_up_bnsf

    Hello, I'm new as you can probably see. Trains are my life. I live, breath, eat, sleep, think, and do just about everything with something involving trains. I don't currently own a model railroad. But I will be starting my modern freelanced shelf layout around christmas. Im a huge union pacific and bnsf fan. I live out here in az close to the up mainline. Which features many different freights and signals, like searchlights and g type signals, just to mention some. Anyways, I hope to meet some great people on these forums and share photos and give and receive helpful information.:mrgreen: TRAINS RULE!!!!!!
  2. nkp174

    nkp174 Active Member

    Welcome! You will find a few of your fellow Arizonians on these boards.

    There is a nice variety of Canadian modelers, modern modelers (especially UP), transition era modelers, 19th century modelers, and all sorts of other groups!

    I'm a narrow gauge circa 1884 fan...but with interests as recent as the Nickel Plate Road of the late 1940s.
  3. Herc Driver

    Herc Driver Active Member

    Welcome! This is the best place to learn...there's plenty of very great layouts here to get ideas from, and lots of helpful people.
  4. rogerw

    rogerw Active Member

    Welcome Taylor.....ummmm up and bnsf could be interesting:mrgreen:
  5. Kevinkrey

    Kevinkrey Member

    Welcome aboard! There is plenty of great info to help you out here. And hopefully you will be able to give us some good advice too. But anyway, stay for a while and most of all, enjoy your stay.​
  6. Kanawha

    Kanawha Member

    Welcome, from one Arizonan to another :wave:
  7. scubadude

    scubadude Member

  8. ezdays

    ezdays Out AZ way

    Welcome to the Gauge forums. Just where are you in Arizona? I'm not that far from the BNSF mainline in Surprise. We've got quite a contingent of Gaugers around the area.
  9. Uintah Dave

    Uintah Dave Member

  10. TrainNut

    TrainNut Ditat Deus

    ...and another to another! I'm in north Phoenix.
  11. Ralph

    Ralph's for fun!

    AZ is sounding good to me right now as we're have the most wintery December in years in MN. :) Welcome! Glad you could join us here.
  12. UP SD40-2

    UP SD40-2 Senior Member

    taylor:wav: , GLAD to see another UP fan:thumb::mrgreen: .


    :deano: -Deano
  13. qa&pfan

    qa&pfan New Member

    Welcome to The Gauge.
  14. iis612

    iis612 Member


    In keeping with Guage traditions, the newbie has to send some of that AZ warm to some of the less fortunate members. sign1
  15. TruckLover

    TruckLover Mack CH613 & 53' Trailer

    UMMMMM Deano, you forgot the BNSF part hehehehehehehehe.

    Deano here is probably the BIGGEST UP fan of all here on the Gauge :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

    I myself am a UP and BNSF fan as well as CNW. I model all 3, well 2 if since UP and CNW are actually UP now lol.

    Anyways welcome to the Gauge Taylor. You found the right place to come my friend, everyone here is very nice and everyone loves to help others out and share pictures and advice :thumb: :thumb: :thumb:

    Im right next door to you in California. I see lots of BNSF and UP round here and I have to say, I LOVE IT!!! My favorite LHS is located right on the BSNF mainline that runs thru Yorba Linda from Long Beach up thru the Cajon Pass and I see BNSF and UP lashed up together all the time. Mostly stack trains run thur there coming from the port or heading back to the post with a load of empties. :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

    Look forward to seeing ya around the forums :wave:

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