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Early “keep alive” experiments

It appears that in an attempt to overcome erratic running over points and crossings, Hoy of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway experimented with the Druitt Halpin thermal storage device, the steam equivalent of a capacitor…


Five Weird Trees for DCC

High in top of the dragonhome tree,
Sleeps a little dragon, a dragon like thee
When the wind blows the dragon will fly
Sleep little lordling, now don’t you cry… 80 more words


Thousands Do Their Part In The Battle Against Cancer During Annual Dolphins Cancer Challenge

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Ready? Set, go! Thousands of South Floridians will be doing their part Saturday in the fight against cancer during the this year’s 9th Annual… 175 more words


Dolphins Cancer Challenge Weekend Kicks Off At Hard Rock Stadium

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Thousands of South Floridians are getting ready to jump on their bicycles and ride in the fight against cancer at the 9th Annual… 200 more words


"Flybe confirms 'base restructuring' amidst rumours all Exeter flights could be scrapped"

Owl says: what the hell is happening? One minute we are told of new routes (including Flybe) and the next the talk is of all Flybe routes being cancelled! 200 more words


Servos Wired

Over the last few days, I have worked my way along to completing the servo installations for Comstock Road. There was a bunch of other wiring tasks required that got done while I procrastinated on the servos themselves. 312 more words

Comstock Road


“Druids are primal thaumaturgists, the scions of an age old tradition passed down from the early days of man’s sapience. They command magics wrested from the elemental skein holding all existence together, and wield them with brutal, iron-willed efficiency.” 128 more words