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Spacia Offbounds

JRail: News, Announcements & General Discussions Today, 07:41 AM
If you have a golden Spacia, but you're having second thoughts about running it with JR East trains up the Tōhoku Main line, don't worry! This weekend one ran all the way up to Nasushiobara from Omiya:     This was the first time a Spacia ever ran north beyond Kurihashi on the JR East...
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Question about location in Germany- DB

Worldwide Rail Today, 05:49 AM
Can anyone tell me the general location or region where this scene was recorded? I'm curious about the rolling stock on the far side track, the *high floor* single level s-bahn stock being used in push pull formation with an electric locomotive. Never seen that kind of setup.
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JR West Sankō Line, Gōtsu to Miyoshi

JRail: Pictures & Videos Yesterday, 09:44 AM
YouTube member ato5kgyasestaito just posted this very clear zenmen tenbō video of a trip on the JR West Sankō Line from Gōtsu to Miyoshi (following the Gōnokawa River along much of the way), taken from train number 429D (KiHa 120) on 18 June 2017:     It looks really good if you c...
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XPT by Commonwealth Engineering - 1980s promo.

Worldwide Rail 23 Jun 2017
Original 1980s promotional film by Commonwealth Engineering about the Australian XPT.         Still one of the best-looking med/hi-speed DMU on the planet.    
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My North American Streetcar Layout

Worldwide Models 23 Jun 2017
I have started a small North American streetcar layout on my coffee table.  Eventually when time and a bad knee allow this layout will reside on a 18 x 24 inch bulletin board. For now a sheet of black art paper increases contrast.   For now the basics are 18 x 24 bulletin board base, To...
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Pinned  Welcome to JNS Forum!

Dec 17 2016 06:10 PM | Martijn Meerts in Articles

We are a friendly, worldwide community of Japanese train and modeler enthusiasts that like to share news and information on these subjects. The forum is divided into forums and subforums on prototype and modeling, and in addition we have forums on rail...

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Apr 12 2017 06:20 PM | cteno4 in Articles

We are having issues with our SMTP server to send out the forum validation emails. Please be patient and we hopefully should have the problem resolved in a few days. If you know anyone on the forum have them PM cteno4 and we can manually validate thei...

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