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The RULES - PLEASE READ BEFORE POSTING


  1. HOW TO POST PHOTOS :)

Respect one another.-Posting images that you did not generate yourself are strictly prohibited on PWF unless you havereceived express written permission from the original owner to do so.-

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General Discussion


  1. Forum changes & stuff,
  2. Staff Lounge

Our General Chat forum.

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Tutorials

Our talented members will post tutorials from time to time here. Sometimes just a paragraph in a post will spark an idea.

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Painting and Weathering Discussions.

Have questions about certain painting or weathering techniques? Please post them here.

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Calendar

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News and Reviews

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HELP Please.

Questions answered here.

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Machine Tools for Modeling

Section for discussion on milling, lathe and drill press machine tool use. Set ups, machining aids such as clamps and jigs plus cutters and tools of various types.

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Proto Photos

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Proto and Modeling Refrence Material

E-Magazines, Historical Societies and similar references. Photos, snapshots, remembrances, past life recollections, etc.

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Models of Yore.

Errors made and hopefully learned from. Always embarrassing, but proves that practice makes closer to perfect.

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Model Photography

Half of our prototype work is done to please the camera. What can we do to make it work better for us.

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Photo Equipment and Technique

The mechanics of what we do when we photograph our work.

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Locomotives

All prototype locomotive models go here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are REQUIRED in your Original Post.)

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Freight Equipment

If it doesn't move under it's own power, it qualifies to be posted here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are required in your OP.)

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Passenger Equipment

If it hauls people, it fits here--including self-propelled rolling stock.

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Scratch Builds - Craftsman Kit and Kit-Bash Construction

If you are a scratch builder Please post here. Also, Caftsman kits are getting better and better. This is the place to show off those gems and how they were built. Please post any Kit-Bashing here too.

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Structures

Prototype models of buildings go here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are required in your OP.)

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Right of Way (ROW) and track side modeling

Switch stands, track, ties, signals etc... go here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are required in your OP.)

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Vehicles

Any prototype model of vehicles go here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are required in your OP.)

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Locomotives

Freelance? If it's based on a prototype, which all models are, and not an exact replica, your locomotive models have a home here. Prototype Photos of your inspiration are not required in your Post, but are highly recommended.

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Freight Equipment

If it doesn't move under it's own power, it qualifies to be posted here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are not required in your OP, but are highly recommended.)

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Structures

Prototype models of buildings go here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are not required in your OP, but are highly recommended.)

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Right of Way (ROW) and track side modeling

Switch stands, track, ties, signals etc... go here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are not required in your OP, but are highly recommended.)

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Vehicles

Any prototype model of vehicles go here. (Prototype Photos of at least one side are not required in your OP, but are highly recommended.)

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Tools

All things tool related belongs here.

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Help.

There are no stupid questions, just ones you don't know the answer to.

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Locomotives

Prototype photos are essential as learning tools. "Look at the prototype" is a statement you'll hear often.

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Freight Equipment

Prototype photos are essential as learning tools. "Look at the prototype" is a statement you'll hear often.

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Structures

Prototype photos are essential as learning tools. "Look at the prototype" is a statement you'll hear often.

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Right of Way (ROW) and track side modeling

Prototype photos are essential as learning tools. "Look at the prototype" is a statement you'll hear often.

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Vehicles

Prototype photos are essential as learning tools. "Look at the prototype" is a statement you'll hear often. I told you you'd hear it often!

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Layouts

Size doesn't matter here. Big or small, we love em' all.

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Dioramas

Show us your shooting platform.

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Free-Mo

I know you're out there! Let us know what's going on in the free-mo world.

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NMRA Modules

Modules built to NMRA spec.

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Scenery

Show us your Lichen for scenery.

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Digital Control Systems

Discussions of Digital Train control - Including Sound related systems.

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Signal Systems

Everything to do with Signals.

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Wanted!

Looking for something train related? Post it here!

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FOR SALE or TRADE

Just what the title infers. Please keep us out of the transaction and keep questions to posts to PM's please. Post when Sold or we can remove it with notice.

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eBay links.

Member eBay Listings allowed here. Please remove when listings are ended

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Google Cached-MTW posts.

Many Members of this Forum and The Rust Bucket have authored posts that were lost when MTW ceased to exist. Please post any Google Cached posts here.

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