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Trains out and about on the SR&CL Ry
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« Reply #160 on: Aug 7th, 2017, 7:58pm »
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#25 brought up our flat with the Jennies (yes two Generators as we got a used one from Jack's Cousin).  The red one is the old one.  An electric chain saw is much quieter and the jennie is a ways off so it doesn't add much noise.  
 
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« Reply #161 on: Aug 18th, 2017, 12:23pm »
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Had a work train out for bridge work on the Mountain Division!  a couple of pics.
 
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« Reply #162 on: Aug 18th, 2017, 12:26pm »
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headed back to the barn after work done,  Camera pointed out from cab window.
 
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« Reply #163 on: Oct 8th, 2017, 10:29pm »
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No trains were out and about today but the tree at Clear Lake is cut up and ready to be split into firewood pieces.
 
A funny note on our big saw.  It has been hard to start and hasn't been used much as of late because of it.  The big tree limb needed it so Jack got it to start but it was missing and running poorly again.  He happened to see the spark plug wire vibrating a lot so shut it off and opened up the saw to have a look.  The plug fell out, well at least half of it.  It was broken!  A new plug and it ran like a new one!  Trees BEWARE!
 
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« Reply #164 on: Dec 3rd, 2017, 6:08pm »
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Bus 3 was out on an inspection trip and here we are close to High Point.
 
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« Reply #165 on: Dec 3rd, 2017, 6:31pm »
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How'd the inspection go? Any issues?


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« Reply #166 on: Dec 3rd, 2017, 6:39pm »
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No, just more leaves down as the picture is the next day after the replacement.  I got the back pack blower out the next day and cleaned off from the small TT at the east end of line to Kat Jct before I got to tired.  Jack says more Oak are still coming down!
 
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Finally had a chance to fire up #7 and test the air compressor.  It was a success.    Spent the day
playing with her and plowing snow. First up is on the TT.
 
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next is on the main at Phelps.
 
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picking up the plow at Phelps.
 
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