Third Gauge Layout Party

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by N Gauger, Jun 14, 2004.


When do you want to start the next 6 week layout party??

Poll closed Jun 29, 2004.
  1. July 1

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  2. July 17

    0 vote(s)
  3. August 1

    0 vote(s)
  4. August 15

    0 vote(s)
  5. Another Date (Listed below)

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  1. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    Well When do you want to do another party?? :D

    Second Gauge Layout PArty

    This party just like the others will run for 6 weeks. Pick your choice of starting date above in the poll :) Or suggest another date below :)
  2. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

    I'm in for the August 1 date for selfish reasons. I’m on vacation right after the Fourth of July for two weeks, so August 1 gives me some time to recover. :D

    The only date that really does not work for me is the July 1 since I was be losing two to two and half weeks.

    Of course I will go with the flow.
  3. DougF

    DougF New Member

    :confused: How about telling all of us refugees what a layout party is.

  4. Matthyro

    Matthyro Will always be re-membered

    Doug, a layout party allows us to establish goals we wish to achieve during the next 6 weeks. Once goals are set, we give weekly updates on the progress. Including some pictures helps. We comment on each others stuff and encourage each other. The real purpose is to keep us focused on our layouts and we usually get more done than we would otherwise
  5. Tyson Rayles

    Tyson Rayles Active Member

    Hmmmmmmm, I noticed you didn't put a year in there Mikey, just a month and day. That will work out perfectly for me! :rolleyes: :p :D
  6. Lighthorseman

    Lighthorseman Active Member

    July 1st For Me!

    After having waaaaay too little layout time of late, I'd like to try July 1st - but am not too sure if I'll have much time for my layout.

    I sure do like these layout parties, though...they do help focus actual available free time toward the train room. :thumb:
  7. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

    Well it looks like July 1st is going to win. I guess I'll miss the first two weeks. :(

    Then again since it is summer and we all have so much to do we could run this for 8 eights until the end of August. (hint, hint, hint). :D :rolleyes:

    Can't blame me for trying to get those two weeks back. :eek: :p :D
  8. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    Mikey checks his schedule book - I have nothing until The Middle Of August (Renn Faire) If you are all "Game" We'll have the First Annual Summer Fun Gauge Layout Party (And Cookout Party - Spitfire) - July 1 to August 31st - anyone else???? Then we WILL take a break until at least October 1st.. :)

    If you want to specify what you plan to get done over the summer - you can. Otherwise it's just general Construction (Like Me) :) :)

    How about it??? what do you all think??? :D :D :D
  9. Fred_M

    Fred_M Guest

    Think, what's that? Only 10 days left until the party starts. Yippy yahoo, I'm as happy as a pig in a school cafeteria with a paid up lunch ticket. Fred
  10. absnut

    absnut Member

    Does this have to be specifically about "layouts" or does another project (like rolling stock) qualify?
  11. Catt

    Catt Guest

    Dick,the actual plan is to get people working on their layout projects.

    It can be anything at all as long as it is layout related.(even pics of the layout room being finished up are good)

    If you rolling stock you want to finish and show off,thats cool.If you have structures to finish and show off ,that's cool too.

    It can be even as unglamorous(new word I just invented :D ) as working on the wiring (are you listening Catt ? I didn't think sooooo :sleeping: )
  12. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    Yeah Dick - for you senior citizens we'll make an exception :D :D :D :D :D You can do anything RR related you want to :) :thumb: :thumb: :thumb:

    ROFL is that Catt asleep again??!!??!!??!! :eek: :eek: :eek:
  13. Catt

    Catt Guest

    :sleeping: :sleeping: :sleeping: :sleeping: :sleeping: :sleeping: :sleeping:
  14. Fred_M

    Fred_M Guest

    Tomorrows the start, we post here or on a new thread? Sorry, I'm just excited and can't wait Mikey. Fred
  15. N Gauger

    N Gauger 1:20.3 Train Addict

    FRED!!!!! I owe you one!!!!! All this "Change & other stuff" going on - i COMPLETLY forgot the layout party!!!!!!!!

    THANKYOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!!!!!!!!! :wave: :wave: :wave: :wave:
  16. rcwatkins

    rcwatkins Member

    It begins real soon for you folks. I could never get anything done. :(

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