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    Consider the ten year period from 1968: -...

    Consider the ten year period from 1968:
    - before Penn-Central
    - before Amtrak
    - before Burlington Northern
    - and many others;

    to 1978:
    - after Conrail
    - after Chessie
    - after Amfleet
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    So this guy walks into a hobby shop full of model...

    So this guy walks into a hobby shop full of model railroad stuff and says, "Look at this place!" Then he adds, "I have a whole closet full of model trains."

    The hobby shop owner owner looks back...
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    I stand corrected.

    I stand corrected.
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    Correct. And for that reason OR sunlight treats...

    Correct. And for that reason OR sunlight treats the entire matrix as if it is alpha'd out, thus no shadows.

    We can sometimes see this same effect with rolling stock. A long freight train will be...
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    If a shape is enabled to 'alpha out' portions of...

    If a shape is enabled to 'alpha out' portions of the shape, OR sunlight may see right through the shape, alpha or not. Thus, no shadow.
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    That question is answered here:...

    That question is answered here:
    https://www.trainsim.com/vbts/showthread.php?332329-Where-is-the-GUI-folder&p=1957756#post1957756

    That thread contains the correct and only answer.
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    There was a ton of payware shapes and textures...

    There was a ton of payware shapes and textures included in the zip. Ironically most of them were not even referenced in the route, but since uploading payware under any circumstances is not...
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    It was World War 2, and the war production board...

    It was World War 2, and the war production board would only allow new engines to be constructed to existing designs, and they had to approve each order. The LHR took what they could get, and were...
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    This comes with a 3D cab:...

    This comes with a 3D cab:
    http://www.3dtrains.com/products/or/funits_atsf_f7.shtml
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    I still have a fully functioning installation of...

    I still have a fully functioning installation of MSTS that I use for the fabulous Mid East Plus package from UKTS. In addition to BIN, that installation also has the LAA patch and the wide screen...
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    This community needs to have two important...

    This community needs to have two important discussions before it can continue to move forward.

    First, we all understood the strengths and limitations of MSTS. OR has allowed us to move beyond...
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    Here's something really ironic - Last Friday,...

    Here's something really ironic -
    Last Friday, Marek Lemow posted a very well done set of passenger cars for the Ghan and Indian Pacific luxury passenger trains that have run in Australia for...
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    Maybe it's related to one of the truck-and-bus...

    Maybe it's related to one of the truck-and-bus simulators that they're discussing at length in this thread here:
    https://www.trainsim.com/vbts/showthread.php?331647-ETS2-Drivable-Buses
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    Maybe this idea is worth a try - Send a copy...

    Maybe this idea is worth a try -

    Send a copy of the route to the owners of trainimulations and ask them what you would need to change before you can release it. They may want to make a FCM...
  15. Why not just use the Track Viewer that comes with...

    Why not just use the Track Viewer that comes with Open Rails? It's excellent for making and editing paths.
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    Perhaps. But there's all sorts of stuff just...

    Perhaps. But there's all sorts of stuff just like this that you can run on Open Rails, and Open Rails is free!

    Free starter route: https://trainsimulations.net/ORTS_starter_pack.html
    So, quit...
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    Oh yes, I really like how the yellow stripes pop...

    Oh yes, I really like how the yellow stripes pop against the chocolate body color.
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    There are some really cool routes available from...

    There are some really cool routes available from trensim.com in Spain.
    http://www.trensim.com/lib/msts/index.php?act=category&id=9

    Start with "Ruta Valladolid-Ariza y Soria", which is a system...
  19. Looking good!

    Looking good!
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    All that being said, how many here have ever been...

    All that being said, how many here have ever been on a fan trip where the engine broke down and the train had to sit there until some diesels came to rescue it?

    Personally, in all our years of...
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    The coal is moved to places hundreds of miles...

    The coal is moved to places hundreds of miles away from this route before it is unloaded.
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    Actually, there are twelve integers on each line....

    Actually, there are twelve integers on each line. Most are single digits. On the two bogie lines, the tenth integer must be zero in order for the trucks to appear to be centered on the track. In...
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    Wow - That looks like an early release from...

    Wow - That looks like an early release from Dekosoft!
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    There's also one that was already repainted by...

    There's also one that was already repainted by Conductor Chris, found in hoppers_bituminous.zip, in the File Library. It's on Paul Charland's shape. Of course, we would be happy to have some more...
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    Try hoppers_bituminous.zip, here in the File...

    Try hoppers_bituminous.zip, here in the File Library.

    Also, a payware alternative is found in the B&O set from BLW.
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