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    06-10-2021, 01:05 PM
    Now this is going to be a nice challenge for the 5070. First time venturing off the Michigan starter map to the next area, Smithville Dam. Big load...
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    06-10-2021, 05:40 AM
    I am using a gamepad Steve, not tried KBM. Fairly easy though you have to turn the sensitivity down to avoid oversteering.
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    06-08-2021, 01:08 PM
    Call that a road... This is the second attempt after the first try with my International Paystar 5070 (lovely truck) failed miserably!
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    06-07-2021, 12:43 PM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread Ship simulators in General
    I preferred Silent Hunter, where you job was to actually sink the ships...
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    06-07-2021, 08:22 AM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread Ship simulators in General
    FPS... GPS, oops. Suez Canal, does that include the scenario where you try and turn your ship around mid channel and disrupt world trade for three...
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    06-06-2021, 12:40 PM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread Ship simulators in General
    If it's on Steam you could always try it for an hour or so and refund if not satisfactory. I tried a yachting sim a while back but found it very...
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    06-04-2021, 07:34 AM
    I never actually played Mudrunner Bruce, though I dabbled briefly with the original Spintires. From what I've read, the maps in Snowrunner are bigger...
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    06-03-2021, 04:51 PM
    Ha ha! No Bruce, it is an extreme haulage game that requires a great deal of strategy and thought. One of the best titles I've played in years,...
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    06-03-2021, 11:17 AM
    Examples? Freeware stuff is still subject to the copyright and intellectual property wishes of the creator. Enforcing that can be a different...
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    06-03-2021, 07:25 AM
    After experiencing what Snowrunner has to offer, plus the excellent value Season Passes, it will be very hard for me to go back to anything in TSW,...
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    06-02-2021, 11:34 AM
    Although it's called Snowrunner not all the maps are set in snow or ice conditions. Tell you what though Steve, those water graphics put anything...
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    06-01-2021, 01:33 PM
    A different type of trucking experience... Image 1 - Finally out of the mud. Image 2 - I don't think this shortcut is going to end well...
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    05-30-2021, 02:15 PM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread Web Page Captcha in General
    It’s a right PITA to be honest, wouldn’t be so bad if the captchas were easily decipherable. Site owner/admin please make it go away, no other forum...
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    05-30-2021, 10:25 AM
    Not ATS or ETS2 but rather than start a separate thread, check out Snowrunner (on Steam) for a different type of trucking experience. If I tell you...
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    05-26-2021, 05:28 PM
    I temporarily have an old 2Gb GTX1050 in my PC and it is struggling like hell to run at 4k on that. Needs at least a GTX1650 (4Gb) or equivalent, I...
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    05-24-2021, 09:39 AM
    Also don't forget to enable descriptive text above the locations in game. Think it's Shift-F8, Ctrl-F8 twice for the cars but like Sean I haven't...
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    05-21-2021, 03:29 AM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread Great British Rail in General
    Of course the other crazy thing about these re-organisations, of which I went through many during my 40+ years in the rail industry, is that nothing...
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    05-20-2021, 04:34 PM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread Great British Rail in General
    Had a quick skim through the document, trying to see if any reference to pension arrangements for retired staff, though I would hope these are...
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    05-19-2021, 03:55 AM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread The Cambria line in General
    If you do a search on You Tube, fairly certain the old Railscene cab ride from Machynlleth to Pwllheli has been uploaded. Very old footage and VHS...
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    05-18-2021, 02:43 AM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread The Cambria line in General
    Mainly Coals To Newcastle, I’ve got a couple more from Steam4Me which I have to get round to installing. Re the Cambrian route for TS, come to...
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    05-17-2021, 09:25 AM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread The Cambria line in General
    That cracked me up... Anyhow I'm more into running the Australian routes in MSTS/OR these days, all built to a magnificent standard of finish.
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    05-17-2021, 05:49 AM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread The Cambria line in General
    I had hoped 3DTS would send me a complimentary copy, but they never did... :) Will keep an eye on that freeware version. Did have a try myself at...
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    05-17-2021, 03:48 AM
    NorthernWarrior replied to a thread The Cambria line in General
    I never actually got round to running the second version though I understand it was (is) quite a good extension. Terrifying to think it’s now 17 or...
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    05-15-2021, 04:31 PM
    My hopes for the Brighton Line or Rush Hour in general not being improved by the latest botch job which apparently is what the Hamburg to Lubeck...
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    05-14-2021, 12:51 PM
    I believe there are still no roads through the Darien Gap I think it's called, in Central America, so that any road vehicles either need to be...
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    05-13-2021, 04:26 PM
    Once Wyoming and Texas get added it will be nudging ever closer to the East Coast. I suspect the plan might be to reach there via Georgia and on into...
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