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I got a pretty good deal on a P2K VIA E8 unit some time ago and figured it would eventually be a project to learn more about re-motoring and detailing locos.
I've never really done all this before, so this will be a great learning experience for me and hopefully will get some tips and assistance from the group here. After assembling some parts, pieces and decals (from Bill at pdc.ca), I dove in today.
I'm already asking myself what I'm doing. Here is what I started with after cutting wires and stripping the weight off (it's going to get milled down to allow for a decoder above the motor):
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