Roadmonkeytj

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  1. After spending alot of time on a gator ranch I think you nailed it quite well
  2. Has Anyone found a solution for sand green? Edit: sorry just realized I raised the dead here lol.
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    Upgrading Emerald Night from PF to PU

    I admittedly tested alot of gear setups/combinations the setup I run in mine is the 13th of 27 different tested designs. I actually went back to this design as I preferred it over the others for it's reliability and comprise on speed vs torque. It will not be the fastest train but it's a steamer so that can be forgiven. It does pull a nice 7 car rake of 1:48 coal hoppers with roller bearings just fine and looks good doing so. I would much prefer twin L motors but there is just not enough space. I went with the single L due to the fact I wanted to have a fireman and engineer in the cab. The outside still looks like the EN but the interior of the boiler and underside of the Cab changed drastically.
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    Switches controlled by external levers

    Mine worked well for an entire show season running an inglenook puzzle
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    [KPA-REACTION] Hunt for The Dragon

    I thought it rather Pirate like lol thank you! Thank you. The brown was quite on purpose ... I wanted a way for the figures to pop and the background to feel unimportant to the story even though it is. So essentially everything not brown is important lol. Thank you Professor! I'm glad the handles were well received ...I wanted to give the feeling that the bars for the roof were built together so this solution was born. I look forward to the direction this story goes as well!
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    [COR-TROOP] New Recruits in Wullham

    I love the grey it really adds to this ... What's the PN for the grey torsos?
  7. Bloody Bill found himself and his fleet towed into the Port of Jameston by Gustaf's Anti-Piracy Fleet. Bloody Bill I hope your accomodations are up to expectations; a pair of men dressed in black appeared before Bills cell. We have a proposition for you. Should you choose to aid us in our hunt for the Pirate known as "The Dragon", we can arrange for you and your ships to sail out of this port. I remind you the Corries have quite the gallows erected for wanted Pirates such as yourself. There was a long moment of silence before Bill reluctantly agreed to aid in the men's hunt. You've choosen wisely my friend, the man in charge said as he handed a sealed parcel through the bars. You will find the documents are in order for your ships with the Harbormaster. All are listed under the name McAlister and if anyone asks your here trading sugar. Your holds are empty but your outfitted with the neccicary supplies to reach a more friendly port. Unfortunately your ship the WTC Agnes has broken free of her tow ropes in route. You have been compensated for your loss, even though she wasn't much more than a row boat. The cell was opened and Bill revealed some very pertinent information to aid the hunt for The Dragon. After their business was concluded Bill and his crew were escorted to their ships, eluding the hangman's noose for yet another day. Comments more than welcome!
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    [WTC] Attention citizens!

    The FTA would love for you to plant poppies in Spudkirk as we could expand our existing Opium trade!
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    [INDEX] Settlements of BoBS

    Name: Black Rock Ownership: Sea Rats Location: Somewhere in New Haven Sea (If Yee don't Know Ware, Yee ain't welcome Thar) Mayor : The Pirate King Who can own property in Black Rock : Black Flagged Sea Rats only. Who can freebuild in Black Rock : Black Flagged Sea Rats only.
  10. Admiral Larvery has not sailed any ships since Odin's Scorn was removed from her Black Flag status and put into anti piracy patrols @Bregir hope that makes it easier ... I will PM you the ship names and ensure that I list him as commander for clarification when I submit forms for this turn.
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    [MOC] Free Vane and burn Nassau to the ground!!!

    Check it out!
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    [MOC] Vintage Police Car

    Absolutely love this .. well done
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    Trade MRCA Deadline October 27

    Thanks for the reply @Bregir!
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    Trade MRCA Deadline October 27

    @Capt Wolf not rushing just trying to figure out timeline for myself ... Will the next turn be after Christmas before new year or are we looking at starting the turn in the new year?
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    [OL - FB2] Carpenter's School Eltina

    Along with the other compliments mentioned I really like the way you used the log torso with the palm tree trunks