In my previous post I discussed an industry that I am hoping to add to the layout extension when that gets built later in 2016 or early 2017. 121 more words
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An often overlooked strategy for helping students improve their pronounciation is working with the International Phonetic Alphabet. Phonetics is a website created by the University of Iowa that has been around for many years and that explains what the sounds of American English are and how they are produced. 71 more words
It’s the load ’em up and lock ’em down edition.
Site 1: Loading a boxcar with broken down loading bins
If you’ve ever wondered what a load should look like inside a boxcar (I know that this is specific to this particular load – but I am certain that I can make up some realistic looking loads using these principles) then watch the video below; it is fascinating. 25 more words
While tooling around my favourite TV channel (YouTube) the other day I came across more videos showing the loading and unloading processes for rail served industries. 121 more words
As a modeller, especially half a world away from the trains I model, what I find hardest to visualise is how freight car loading and unloading affects the design of a facility. 176 more words