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Reading and Columbia/Akron Secondary
« on: June 17, 2016, 09:38:14 PM »
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Good Evening,

This video has generated a lot of interest for me in this line.   It's fascinating seeing the clips of the SW9 and GP10 in action.   The February 1989 issue of Railpace has a good write-up on this line.


This line could be modeled with the availability of Reading, Conrail, and East Penn locomotives on the market.

On an unrelated note, if Scale Trains is looking for a "game changer," they would produce a CF7 for us N Scale folks.  It would give me the opportunity to model this time period after RBMN acquired the Reading Cluster.


Enjoy,
Adam

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Re: Reading and Columbia/Akron Secondary
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2016, 10:44:46 PM »
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OoohOh yeah, that video is pure boner fuel.

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Re: Reading and Columbia/Akron Secondary
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2016, 10:58:57 PM »
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@Ed Kapuscinski  could use the CF7 units for his Windsor Yard too.  YorkRail has a handfull.  Thinking about it, I guess I could use a pair also on my Hanover Sub.  Have to research if the CF7's went to Spring Grove or Hanover, or were captive to York.