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  • April 13, 2011 - posted by Paul Coats - 5,935 views - 16 comments - 3 likes
    By Paul Coats I recently found a long misplaced box of some HO locos and cars. Two of the locos in the box were my Dad’s old Atlas-Roco Southern Pacific SD35s. I remembered how smoothly these two old locos ran. He never built his own layout but w...
  • December 14, 2010 - posted by Paul Coats - 5,022 views - 6 comments - 2 likes
    By Paul Coats The most difficult part of putting an Athearn Blue Box locomotive into service is installing the metal handrails.  This same procedure can be used for Railpower and other metal handrail kits. You will need small needle nose pliers a...