Search:

Type: Posts; User: Literalman

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    Thanks for the compliments. I'm not going to...

    Thanks for the compliments. I'm not going to extend the route to Main Street Station. I thought about it, but it would be five or six miles of urban scenery for not much action, and Main Street...
  2. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    screen shots online

    Fred, screen shots are on my website at http://www.stevedunham.50megs.com/rfp_msts_pix.html.
  3. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    Thanks, Chris. That's exactly what I was hoping...

    Thanks, Chris. That's exactly what I was hoping for. I wanted to include some prominent landmarks so that some of the locations look a bit like the real thing. When I made the first version of the...
  4. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    progress pictures

    I've finished track and most of the scenery as far south as Glen Allen. About 10 miles to go, then interactive objects, activity creation, and beta testing; I will probably finish it this coming...
  5. Replies
    26
    Views
    3,820

    "A Journey Back into the Land Before Time": Maybe...

    "A Journey Back into the Land Before Time": Maybe everybody knows this, but "The Land Before Time" was a series of animated children's movies with talking dinosaurs. Pretty good, actually, and some...
  6. Replies
    18
    Views
    2,596

    Blue Comet Lines don't have flying birds (I made...

    Blue Comet Lines don't have flying birds (I made the Blue Comet Lines), but I'm sure that PRR East has some.
  7. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,538

    Yes, they look like the signal in the picture....

    Yes, they look like the signal in the picture. Thank you.
  8. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,538

    All my Train Simulator stuff is on my 12-year-old...

    All my Train Simulator stuff is on my 12-year-old computer, which has trouble handling Open Rails. Not enough memory, I suppose. So I still use MSTS for everything. (I do regular backups.) I got a...
  9. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,538

    I'm keeping the route circa 2003. Are your...

    I'm keeping the route circa 2003. Are your signals from that period (or the best match)? If so, yes, please. (As I recall, CSX put in new signals, sometimes in new places, since I created the route.)...
  10. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,538

    RFP2 is the Fredericksburg-Washington route I...

    RFP2 is the Fredericksburg-Washington route I uploaded in 2005. (RFP1 crashed and burned.) RFP3 is the version with relaid track and better scenery that I am extending to Richmond. Building south...
  11. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,538

    Here's the list of non-default equipment. I was...

    Here's the list of non-default equipment. I was sure it was in the original upload, but anyway …
  12. Replies
    25
    Views
    6,010

    Thank you. In rebuilding the RF&P, I deleted all...

    Thank you. In rebuilding the RF&P, I deleted all the interactive objects. When I put the crossing gates back, I can use these instead.
  13. Replies
    118
    Views
    82,568

    Sticky: "I just wish I was more disciplined to know when...

    "I just wish I was more disciplined to know when 'enough is enough'."

    About 40 years ago, when I worked for a typesetting company, before desktop publishing was invented, the supervisor used to...
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,078

    Well this is only closing the barn door after the...

    Well this is only closing the barn door after the iron horse has run away, but I maintain a backup copy of the Train Simulator program with the v2 updates and Bin and global add-ons for such...
  15. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    how far

    "How far are you planning on extending the trackage?"

    Across the James River at Richmond.
  16. Thread: PRR Info

    by Literalman
    Replies
    5
    Views
    2,494

    Thanks, Chris!

    Thanks, Chris!
  17. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,434

    Please try posting your question in the Items...

    Please try posting your question in the Items Wanted or Route Design forum. Route Questions is intended for questions about specific routes.
  18. Replies
    11
    Views
    3,627

    When building the route I think I used Japanese...

    When building the route I think I used Japanese signals on the Metro lines and USA2 signals on the CSX tracks. To my untutored eye they look similar.

    I'm rebuilding the route and extending it to...
  19. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,552

    I think just about every home computer has a...

    I think just about every home computer has a Print Screen button, usually abbreviated as Prnt Scrn or something like that. You can copy only one screenshot at a time, just as with ordinary copying...
  20. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    Thank you, Cory. Mark, go for it! I thought...

    Thank you, Cory.

    Mark, go for it! I thought of doing all of that when building the Blue Comet Lines, but I had to stop somewhere. Did you know that the PRSL from Atlantic City to Camden is...
  21. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    Actually, I don't see how my VRE station could...

    Actually, I don't see how my VRE station could have had that many polygons, but that's the number the MSTS plugin displayed when I exported the model from Sketchup.
  22. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    Cory, would you mind making the Staples Mill Rd...

    Cory, would you mind making the Staples Mill Rd station with a low polygon count? The VRE station I made wouldn't load on my computer. Too many polygons, it turned out (4,834), even with...
  23. Replies
    41
    Views
    9,546

    RF&P upgrade and extension

    I'm working on upgrading my Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac MSTS route. I relaid nearly all the track, most of which was rough, from Washington to Fredericksburg. I also touched up the scenery and...
  24. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,257

    Todd, MRLC said there were no categories...

    Todd, MRLC said there were no categories available for the area I selected (Fredericksburg to Richmond, Virginia). Vern, I downloaded the data for that area from the Viewfinder Panoramas site and,...
  25. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,257

    DEM that works with DEMEX?

    Is there a place to download DEM (preferably free) that works with DEMEX? I used to use Geocomm and, before that, Mapmart. Now I get a message that the geocomm domain name is for sale.

    I...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4