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    If i recall correctly, the original Marias Pass...

    If i recall correctly, the original Marias Pass also had a spiral length of track buried somewhere underground. You could make a custom path and ride down a spiral roller coaster basically
  2. Having track charts and 1/3 arc seconds are...

    Having track charts and 1/3 arc seconds are already luxurys not available in most parts of the world. I have had to work all routes in areas i am interested in with 1 sec SRTM DEMs (30m resolution) &...
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    Some Sound Advice Needed

    Hello!

    I've been trying my best to create the characteristic sound of the loco below when the throttle is backed off (around 20 sec to 40 sec). MSTS doesnt seem too good at simulating this.
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    The movement can be brought under control usually...

    The movement can be brought under control usually by double tapping in the direction that it is taking place (i.e. if going up, double tap the UP key twice)

    I have had the holes and peaks randomly...
  5. You need to understand a little how the bin patch...

    You need to understand a little how the bin patch was created. MS never released the source code, hence the creator of the bin patch actually worked on the hex level to tweak and unlock many of the...
  6. Thread: NCR Route?

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    I suspect you may be right and the route he may...

    I suspect you may be right and the route he may be interested in can be previewed here along with links on where to download it from

    https://youtu.be/n7PfYCsmOZI

    The route was in my opinion of...
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    I agree, with the only caveat that the srtm 30m...

    I agree, with the only caveat that the srtm 30m global cover often also picks up vegetation or man-made structures as features, and is not corrected for this
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    1 arc second (30m) is the best free material...

    1 arc second (30m) is the best free material available outside the US & parts of Europe.

    Some countries like India do also have small areas available at higher resolutions, but the licensing terms...
  9. Might be better to post this in the dedicated...

    Might be better to post this in the dedicated TSRE subforum where Goku or someone else might spot it. This forum is more for the MSTS RE & general queries these days.

    That said, if your feeling...
  10. Thread: Building help

    by joe_star
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    The free old versions are fully featured and...

    The free old versions are fully featured and function with decapods msts plugin, so thats all you need
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    The 3 second data in the site above is at 90m...

    The 3 second data in the site above is at 90m resolution.

    Since then NASA has also made the 1 second 30m dataset available at a global level.
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    Having some experience sourcing DEM outside of...

    Having some experience sourcing DEM outside of US, the following below is the best data set I am able to find which has global coverage. It is from the SRTM mission and covers most of the world at 1...
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    Hosting would be a big factor i believe, i...

    Hosting would be a big factor i believe, i remember a site previously hosted all the Indian content but went down and a lot of material went with it.

    If you need testing please let me know,...
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    No. Demex just generates terrain based on loaded...

    No. Demex just generates terrain based on loaded DEM file....

    I supported you once before on a complex route merge process, which I thought was not really detailed much here, but using DEMEX or...
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    I dont do US routes so I usually only have 30m...

    I dont do US routes so I usually only have 30m DEMs at best and no track charts. Working off the terrain and google earth/maps more often than not results in lots of rework when pictures or other...
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    Well its a step up :) Will you be making stock...

    Well its a step up :)

    Will you be making stock available as well in a single pack?
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    If you find one let me know

    If you find one let me know
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    Rolling stock can be regauged by manually...

    Rolling stock can be regauged by manually modifying the decompressed .S files.

    Its tedious and requires some automation with excel. I did it for some rolling stock for personal use in the past to...
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    Have the track databases been worked on as well?...

    Have the track databases been worked on as well?

    The original Indrail V2 had a damaged track database. Likewise with DelCalA. I have personally fixed many of these issues for my own use but...
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    Following the low res DEM terrain rather than...

    Following the low res DEM terrain rather than track charts in all likelihood.
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    An essential file is missing from your route...

    An essential file is missing from your route folder. Usually this is environment related files which are copied from the default MSTS routes. Check the readme and see if an installme.bat needs to be...
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    The track alignment on the default MSTS routes is...

    The track alignment on the default MSTS routes is mostly rubbish. Crazy gradient changes and all that.

    Correcting misalignments can be tricky with interactives installed. You can try opening the...
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    Agree....the Indian fans seem more interested in...

    Agree....the Indian fans seem more interested in modelling contemporary routes, stock & acitivities though.

    I am working on a project covering the Khyber Pass railway, as it was in the 1920s, but...
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    Try the Aryankavu viaduct with the excellent YP...

    Try the Aryankavu viaduct with the excellent YP class steam locos from Pravin David. I believe some activities have been made for them as well. Search his name for the downloads in the file section
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    In that case leave MSTS Route Editor alone ...

    In that case leave MSTS Route Editor alone

    Download TSRE (the download link is available in the subforum here https://www.trainsim.com/vbts/forumdisplay.php?126-Goku-s-Route-Editor)

    In TSRE you...
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