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Takayama Showa Kan

Travel: Tips, Planning & Memories Yesterday, 11:39 AM
While browsing for something unrelated I came across this museum located in Takayama, about two hours from Nagoya. The place is called the Showa Kan (Showa refers to the time period, 1926-1989, and Kan means hall). Its a privately run museum focusing on the Showa period  circa 1955 which is...
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Okay, I've Got To Ask...

JRail: News, Announcements & General Discussions Yesterday, 11:27 AM
I see it frequently on Japanese railway buildings: what does the green cross mean?
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God Hand nippers

The Tool Shed Yesterday, 05:47 AM
Are these really as good as claimed? I've used Xuron cutters pretty much exclusively (except for the garbage pairs I get from Harbor Freight that I use to cut parts out of the sprue on larger models but never to remove sprue from the part) and have had good results with them. The God Hands seems...
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Tokaido Shinkansen

JRail: Pictures & Videos 24 Apr 2017
A good Mighty Trains program on YouTube.
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0-4-0 (B) shunter in India

Worldwide Rail 24 Apr 2017
https://www.pinteres...08277085572705/         Associated text:  "Elephants were widely used instead of engines – due to engine shortage and easier maneuverability of elephants."   source:  http://oldphotosbomb...india-1853.html   Apparently elephants had a...
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