Search:

Type: Posts; User: philskene

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    38
    Views
    2,180

    Steve -- Thanks: "Phil's ... he's still...

    Steve --

    Thanks:
    "Phil's ... he's still plodding away making content for the community to play with, bless him, he deserves a medal for his everlasting contributions ... ."

    Meanwhile, back in...
  2. Replies
    25
    Views
    835

    " ... you could only use the sim for a limit per...

    " ... you could only use the sim for a limit per day?"

    No.
  3. Replies
    38
    Views
    2,180

    Mike -- That winter of '07. The Dispatcher,...

    Mike --

    That winter of '07. The Dispatcher, Chuck & Joe were working a narrow gauge line up in the High Sierra. It was the coldest winter in recorded history. It was so cold that when they...
  4. Replies
    38
    Views
    2,180

    I've been away for a while and have only now...

    I've been away for a while and have only now caught up with this thread.

    So lets see if I understand correctly:
    Most of you guys seem to prefer prototypical routes, preferably ones that you are...
  5. Replies
    18
    Views
    959

    No use crying over spilt milk.

    No use crying over spilt milk.
  6. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,376

    Hi Rich -- I've just done a name search over...

    Hi Rich --

    I've just done a name search over in the N3V Forums. Yes, you have been busy. I see that you also mention a new railroad you are working on. Will it be full of your usual high...
  7. Replies
    39
    Views
    2,151

    Well, suspect I'm the only fan boi in this Forum,...

    Well, suspect I'm the only fan boi in this Forum, or at least in this thread? But I'm still having fun with Trainz (full screen / 1080p):


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCmDtVLuMSY

    Rich --...
  8. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,115

    " ... it was idiot users and inferior computer...

    " ... it was idiot users and inferior computer systems causing the overheating."

    N3V is probably right. My PC runs with TRS19 maxed out and no overheating issues. But then it is a water cooled...
  9. Thread: Trs22

    by philskene
    Replies
    104
    Views
    14,427

    Rich -- TRS22 Plus does allow you to choose...

    Rich --

    TRS22 Plus does allow you to choose between Surveyor Classic and Surveyor 2.

    There are plenty of comments and support for Surveyor 2 over in the N3V Forum. Many do find it better than...
  10. Thread: Trs22

    by philskene
    Replies
    104
    Views
    14,427

    Just a few quick words about Surveyor 2. Maybe...

    Just a few quick words about Surveyor 2.

    Maybe I'm getting too old for change, but I have really struggled with Surveyor 2.

    Everything I do in Surveyor 2 seems to have become much more...
  11. Thread: Trs22

    by philskene
    Replies
    104
    Views
    14,427

    Hi Rich -- "I don't think Phil does his own...

    Hi Rich --

    "I don't think Phil does his own modeling if I recall. I think all his work comes from the download station. He's got that knack for doing those layouts, that's for sure. I am curious...
  12. Thread: Trs22

    by philskene
    Replies
    104
    Views
    14,427

    Rich -- I've only just read this thread. "...

    Rich --

    I've only just read this thread.

    " ... I would've been critical is Trainz's use of cruciform trees still."

    Some creators insist on using the cruciform trees but some, like me, have...
  13. Replies
    24
    Views
    5,324

    Hi Mike -- Thanks for that information about...

    Hi Mike --

    Thanks for that information about the latest DTG release. I have to admit I decided that I'd had enough after the previous version. While I admire the gorgeous graphics I found going...
  14. Replies
    24
    Views
    5,324

    Well, here's my take. MSTS. The ground...

    Well, here's my take.

    MSTS. The ground breaker at the time. OK if you are fine with 20th Century graphics. But even its most ardent supporters would have to admit that everything about it is...
  15. Replies
    24
    Views
    5,324

    I'll just respond to Question 4. Once you...

    I'll just respond to Question 4.

    Once you require the skills, incredibly easy. It allows you to indulge your creative instincts. I do some "routes", but mainly I do model railroads. This took...
  16. Thread: Trs22

    by philskene
    Replies
    104
    Views
    14,427

    And this one. Again, right click "Open Image". ...

    And this one. Again, right click "Open Image".

    https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/w9135zm8hndlo36/Jenn%20Erik%2007a.jpg?dl=0
  17. Thread: Trs22

    by philskene
    Replies
    104
    Views
    14,427

    So much negativity. For some of us it provides...

    So much negativity. For some of us it provides an incredibly satisfying set of tools, and a host of freeware downloads, that allow us to indulge in some of our creative pursuits. I'm kinda proud of...
  18. New 3 ft (36 inch) narrow gauge model railroad -- The Jenn Erik Railroad

    Not much activity over here?

    Just to keep things ticking over:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9fyZzpowtyg

    Phil
  19. Mac -- Just hang in here. There are one or...

    Mac --

    Just hang in here. There are one or two here who hate Trainz with a vengeance. Either because of perceived wrongs in the past, or because of the faults in the simulation that are...
  20. "I'm looking for good or high quality routes ......

    "I'm looking for good or high quality routes ... ."

    That can be very subjective. My own view is that the routes made in TS19 can be better visually than those made in previous iterations of the...
  21. Replies
    76
    Views
    31,912

    Dunno. When you are encased by four walls who...

    Dunno. When you are encased by four walls who cares?



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wExEqhd1shM&t
  22. Replies
    7
    Views
    5,113

    My wish for TRS19 is the ability to set up AI the...

    My wish for TRS19 is the ability to set up AI the way we did in MSTS. A mini-map where the switches are set to define the route taken by the AI. When the session commences the AI in the position...
  23. An interesting discussion. In total ignorance...

    An interesting discussion.

    In total ignorance about its model railroad origins, I bought TRS2004 thinking I was buying a railroad simulation, went ahead and learned the basics of Surveyor and...
  24. Thread: Works grey

    by philskene
    Replies
    0
    Views
    2,947

    Works grey

    From Wikipedia:

    "Photographic grey, also known as works grey, was a paint scheme commonly applied to steam locomotives during the period before colour photography became commonplace. It was...
  25. Thread: Video

    by philskene
    Replies
    3
    Views
    3,117

    Video

    Sean --

    Welcome to the Dark Side. Let's hope you enjoy your route building experience. Just remember that, in addition to the mental stimulation of learning new techniques and procedures, it is...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4