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Old 03-11-2011, 12:32 AM   #79
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Originally Posted by stevenmwelch View Post
Matty, come be my engineer, at least you know something about trains...
Okay, just don't ask me to fiddle with the distributed power or handle a major downgrade. That crap's tricky. Most I've done is 3 SD40-2s, 50 cars on a 1.3% grade. (Damned if I know whether that's compensated or not, but it didn't take much to keep it below the speed limit with all those curves!)
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