puttied the nose, easy, touch up paint,easy, adding BLMA’s great, well designed cab sunshades….hell. Craig Martin did a great job with these, I did not….pic’s to come of the GP35 after renumbering….

new level of hell…

So I got a new domain, http://Sopacincg.com The current URL of http://sopacincg.backpackersflorence.com will still work March, so don’t worry about it failing soon. I have successfully converted the WordPress blog over to the new domain, I have gone through the database and all images are now resolving correctly. I have […]

new URL

So I have been scared to do a nose job, but wow, it was REAL easy!  The first thing I did was take a really sharp pencil to draw lines on the nos to have an idea for the area needed for the notch in the nose. I took a […]

GP35R Rhinoplasty

So yet again, a fellow N Scale modeler has supplied my with rare Southern Pacific detail parts. SP Wolf from the Trainboard.com mailed me a GE nose light, a Southern Pacific GE roof Gyrolight and an EMD nose light package! U25B 6704  (early model, like the Atlas N Scale model, […]

another U Boat in the works

So I have started a build-up of an N Scale model of Southern Pacific GP35E #6300. I have a nused Kato built Atlas model (fits in well with my U30C), and I have been studying all photos that I can find of her (Thanks again Tom Fassett). I had a […]

ugh, 1 step forward, 2 steps back.