Conrail Modeler's Web Site

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Conrail Modeler's Web Site

Postby M.R. Snell » Wed Feb 08, 2006 8:23 pm

After years of frustration at trying to find the things I've needed to model Wes Reminder & myself are putting together a Conrail Modelers Resource website. The goal is to provide Conrail modelers with a one stop center to find out about products & get prototype reference information useful to modeling.

This is a dual site, with one part being model photos available to the public & the other being a resource site for modelers which will require a free membership through Yahoo Groups.

Currently on the membership site are:

-An album of signs which can be used on your layouts
-An album of prototype weathering photos
-An album of terminal details
-An album of trackside details
-An album of papergoods which relate to operting your layout
-Custom decal information
-Matrixes of decals, parts, paints, paint schemes
-An album for modeling articles
-A forum group devoted to Conrail modleing (& prototype) information

This will also be the home of the 2006 OCS modeling project.

This will only be as good & useful as everyone's involvement so I invite everyone to take a look, sign up, & join in. (New registrations are approved within 24 hours.) We're just getting started & new material is being added daily so hop on board & add some of your own!

PUBLIC SITE:
http://www.trainweb.org/conrail/models/models.htm

MEMBERSHIP SITE:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/conrailmodelers/

Have a great day!

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Postby keeper1616 » Thu Feb 09, 2006 4:17 pm

great idea!! I'm making this a sticky
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Postby M.R. Snell » Fri Feb 10, 2006 8:44 am

Thanks. The more the merrier since all can contribute!

Have a great day!

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Postby Jers2709 » Sun Feb 18, 2007 3:25 am

Both are great sites, thanks for all the work that went into them!

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Postby scharnhorst » Wed Apr 11, 2007 1:02 am

Looks like a cool site! I'm vary active modeling Conrail in its early years. Is it possable to post photos of N Scale Locomotives and Cars on this page as well??
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Re: Calling all Conrail Modelers

Postby railfanandy » Mon Aug 04, 2008 6:43 pm

Great sites Matt! Loving them! They've really helped me with my Conrail themed layout, or at least they will. :-D
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Re: Conrail Modeler's Web Site

Postby Pinewald Station » Thu Mar 26, 2009 8:53 pm

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Re: Conrail Modeler's Web Site

Postby Otto Vondrak » Thu May 14, 2009 10:52 am

Pinewald Station wrote:http://www.trainweb.org/conrail/models/models.htm
dead link?


Conrail Modeler's Resource has moved: http://community.webshots.com/user/ConrailModelers
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Re: Conrail Modeler's Web Site

Postby ajt » Fri May 10, 2013 10:13 am

Dead link as well...
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Re: Conrail Modeler's Web Site

Postby charlie6017 » Fri May 10, 2013 10:59 am

It's 4 years later, so I'm not overly shocked.......

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