Author Topic: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!  (Read 1423 times)

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Re: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!
« Reply #15 on: January 09, 2019, 09:58:34 AM »
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Man, that sucks about the BSME.  I was a member there in my teens...  There's probably still boxes of my stuff under the platform...
I wonder who will get the case of vintage Playboys that was under the HO layout?  (Pun intended?)

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Re: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!
« Reply #16 on: January 10, 2019, 03:19:06 PM »
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Man, that sucks about the BSME.  I was a member there in my teens...  There's probably still boxes of my stuff under the platform...
I wonder who will get the case of vintage Playboys that was under the HO layout?  (Pun intended?)

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Re: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!
« Reply #17 on: January 10, 2019, 04:54:51 PM »
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I was referring to Ed's link regarding the Baltimore Society of Model Engineers.  Never been to Troy.
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Re: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!
« Reply #18 on: January 10, 2019, 05:10:03 PM »
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I was referring to Ed's link regarding the Baltimore Society of Model Engineers.  Never been to Troy.
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Duh. :D  Sorry.
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Re: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!
« Reply #19 on: January 10, 2019, 05:26:01 PM »
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I too watched the NEBW video years ago.. and after seeing the 3D tour, I drew a few conclusions.

1: Camera Angels hide alot!
2: The saddest part was the work areas.. which clearly show the members just dont give a crap about what they have.  (There is a difference between clutter around works in progress, and piles or crap sitting around.)

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Re: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!
« Reply #20 on: January 14, 2019, 10:32:13 AM »
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For instance, Penn State's layout is in a dorm building.  You have to call them, have someone come up and get you, and escort you in and out.

I recently was told that layout is gone, a victim of space planning.  Membership had bumped higher.

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Re: NEB&W IN JEOPARDY!!!!
« Reply #21 on: January 14, 2019, 11:30:31 AM »
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I too watched the NEBW video years ago.. and after seeing the 3D tour, I drew a few conclusions.

1: Camera Angels hide alot!
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I need me some of them Camera Angels when photographing my layout! :D
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