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Posted 10 Sep 2021 08:24 in South Australia by br30453

[quote=RTT_Rules][quote]But we are in Australia. Different rules apply! If there is a way to make things more difficult, we would run with that.[/quote]QR has gaps in the overhead across some roads ...

Do we at all believe the proposed connection to Gladstone is a stepping stone to SG into Mount Isa and thence Katherine?
bevans
No.

[quote=On Track Models]On Track Models has finally launched its Online Shop

While the current model range is listed there, I do have the option to add an archive of our older models if people want. ...

Posted 29 Apr 2021 16:33 in Tasmania by br30453

[quote=lkernan]I only know what was posted here:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/qldmodellers/

I'm guessing it's all coming out for the Brisbane Model Railway show this weekend, since SDS is there ...

[quote=bevans][quote]Info about the next SDS loco has been sighted on facebook. In fact not 1 but 3 locos! The WAGR F class, TGR Y class, and QR 1620 class. All will be available in HO & HOn3.5.[/quo ...

Posted 18 Apr 2021 12:32 in Queensland by br30453

[quote=Calo-Nord]Greetings all,

Would anyone happen to have some line drawings/general arrangement type drawings for the Clyde/GM 1700 class? I have a basic slightly wonky one from the QR Handbook ...

[quote=SylviaElse]I know that there are switches that can be used to disconnect power from the overhead wiring, and presumably this is done during track work.

I've noticed that when Ausgrid are wor ...

Posted 14 Apr 2021 17:32 in Queensland by br30453

So the dots/diamonds indicate bearing types and by extension top speeds?
Calo-Nord
Both indicated that the wagon could travel at the then top speed of 50 mph (80 km/h).

Wagons with red  ...

Posted 14 Apr 2021 09:11 in Queensland by br30453

[quote=petan]More on the assumption that the X suffix 'always' means bogie gauge convertible in QR land.

1959 QR Annual Report has a photo of a WHX (note the 'X' suffix) bulk grain wagon with side ...

Posted 12 Apr 2021 12:03 in Queensland by br30453

Well Thanks again Fellas for putting this story to rest.

You have saved Me the effort of making a model of a QLX and perpetuating the myth.

PTE.
Z VAN
"br30453"

Posted 11 Apr 2021 22:50 in Queensland by br30453

[quote=Z VAN]My understanding is in 1964 a number of Louver wagons coded GLC were modified to allow the bogies to be exchanged easily and the vans were recoded to QLX to reflect this, eventually all ...

[quote=Sulla1]This project has now received $71-million in funding from the North Australian Infrastructure Fund (NAIF). NAIF will support captial works infrastructure, including a "mulit-user rail sp ...

[quote=WimbledonW]A picture on page 26 from "RailExpress" of March 21, 2021 shows a few fresh details of a turnout at the end of an un-named crossing loop.

* The Main Line Indicator is labelled "B" ...

[quote=Sunbird]

I could be wrong but the inland rail line was not to address the failed policy of Queensland to not use an existing rail link which is available. Inland rail cannot solve that issue. ...

Posted 25 Jan 2021 09:38 in Queensland by br30453

[quote=Graham4405][quote]Bromelton was on the standard gauge but note that Gleneagle on the Bethania Beaudesert 1067mm gauge line was called Bromelton until 19/8/89[/quote]So, which of the two was [ur ...

[quote]QR's trestle bridge replacement campaign north and south of Tully is continuing, with the troublesome Banyan Creek trestle, just north of Tully yard, and the Big Maria Creek trestle, just north ...

[quote=NSWGR1855][quote][quote]Don't forget .... there's always the other brand to choose from.

Allan Brown[/quote]And how much better is that? Considering price and and the errors on it.[/quote]Th ...

[quote=duttonbay][quote][quote][quote]The title may spark some debrate whether the railway was powered by Humans ,Horses or Steam . But the [color=#000000][siz ...

[quote=Sulla1][quote]Both Queensland and Western Australia use a track gauge narrower than standard, which in turn, by the way, is a little narrower than the typical wheel track of modern road vehicle ...

[quote=duttonbay]I note that a search for "Ipswich" and "Thomas" (not as an author) returns:

Article Name: The Redbank - Bundamba Loop Line

ARHS Bulletin Vol 19, No 368, Jun 1968, pp129-47

Author ...

Posted 03 Aug 2019 07:46 in New South Wales by br30453

[quote=Transtopic][quote]The new IU trains were ordered for the entire network knowing there is an issue with the tunnels to Litgow and that they will be fixed.

Once complete the entire IU electrif ...

[quote=RTT_Rules]QR's carriage cross sectional profile is I feel too tight to do sleepers properly from my previous experience on QR landers compared to the XPT sleeper and sleepers in India.

Peop ...

Posted 26 Jun 2019 12:07 in General by br30453

[quote=Sulla1]It depends on the country, era and terrain you're writing about. Since the consutruction of the world's first serious mountain railroad, the Baltimore and Ohio's mainline in the 1830s, t ...

Posted 18 Jun 2019 20:04 in Locomotives and Rolling Stock by br30453

They are a strange shape for liquid and they do not appear to carry Dangerous Goods placards?
Good pickup!
KRviator


Advice from my son who works for IOR.

Those tank ...

Posted 13 Jun 2019 14:56 in Locomotives and Rolling Stock by br30453

[quote=YM-Mundrabilla]Are these really liquid/fuel containers as we are being led to believe?

They are a strange shape for liquid and they do not appear to carry Dangerous Goods placards?

Could th ...

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