Piedmont Division Blog

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Entries from October 2007

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October 24th, 2007 · No Comments

Most entries in the Piedmont Division ~ Blog are now publicly accessible in Google Reader Public Share. The URL is: http://www.google.com/reader/shared/05789041670969333203  RSS is a system of publishing web site pages and updates to an inbox of sorts. When you sign up for an RSS Reader service similer to Google Reader you can add subscriptions to […]

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Category: Informational

New Cutline Theme added

October 23rd, 2007 · No Comments

You might notice that the theme, look and feel of the Piedmont Division ~ Blog has changed. This theme was designed by Chris Pearson and is entitled the Cutline Theme for WordPress. The tutorial on this theme can be found at http://cutline.tubetorial.com/

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Category: Informational

Operations on the Piedmont Division ~ Part I

October 17th, 2007 · No Comments

The following replies were submitted on my Model Railroader forum post Layout Plan Revision & Solved a Problem too! on Tuesday, October 16, 2007 at 9:01 AM.SpaceMouse wrote:Hey Ryan, That's a lot of track there. Can you explain your operational scheme? pcarrell wrote: Over the stairway? I assume you'll have some like plexiglass sides to keep trains from falling […]

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Category: Model Railroading

Layout Plan Revision & Solved a Problem!

October 16th, 2007 · No Comments

This is my latest incarnation of my layout plan, updated with a new loop coming out of the classification yard west end lead track and tying in with the westbound main line. Hurray, I finally figured it out!  It took many months of thought and consideration to bring this idea to fruition.

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Category: Model Railroading

REPORT: North Carolina Live Steam Meet, October 6, 2007

October 12th, 2007 · No Comments

This was our second year attending the North Carolina Live Steam Meet in Apex, NC. The event is held twice a year and is open for invitation only. We had the pleasure of having Ben join us this time around and he had a blast too! The property is located on 55 acres in Apex and just off of Kelly Road […]

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Category: Events