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Date: 01/05/17 11:05
ATSF 2926 Update - December 24, 2016
Author: Cumbresfan

Lots of end of year news and activities at our 2926 location, but for the next month as a one-handed typist, I will be providing mainly links and a few photos.

Two new work updates have been posted including news on the holiday festivities:

Photos and short videos provide images of the holiday festivities:
http://nmslrhs.org/Photos/2016/12-17/index.html  More superheater bundle testing - not much else to work with this week.
http://nmslrhs.org/Photos/2016/12-24/index.html  The end of the year - Christmas week 2016.

A short (8:45 min) movie has been posted to our website entitled "Returning to the Rails, Restoring the 2926." This was a production of The Film School, Santa Fe University of Art and Design. This film and several other new videos can be found at our video page:

For members the annual safety refresher training will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 8 am to 12 noon at the Local 412 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union Hall in Albuquerque, NM. This 2017 training session will again be presented by Mr. Warren Scholl, formerly of the BNSF Training center in Overland Park, Kansas and a NMSL&RHS member. The focus of this training session will be on “Blue Flag Rules” plus additional safety items. Other details and driving directions can be found at our home page and alternate:

Membership renewals are due this month. Information on this and other ways to donate can be found at our How-To-Help page:

1. Tested superheater bundles are now out of the way to allow access to the next group in the container box to be tested.
2. Our engine mover "Lurch" receives a new hydraulic strut. All four are being replaced.
3. Our gal is all decked out for Christmas visitors. Luminarias, a southwest tradition, light the way. More than 300 visited Christmas Eve.

Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 01/05/17 11:17 by Cumbresfan.

Date: 01/05/17 11:29
Re: ATSF 2926 Update - December 24, 2016
Author: switchlock

Looking good!

Date: 01/06/17 01:58
Re: ATSF 2926 Update - December 24, 2016
Author: Hookdragkick

I haven't been in the sawmill in long while, but I'm glad ya'll are progressing. Long live the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe!

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Date: 01/06/17 21:09
Re: ATSF 2926 Update - December 24, 2016
Author: Red

Didn't see a way to share this on Facebook?

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Date: 01/07/17 13:42
Re: ATSF 2926 Update - December 24, 2016
Author: Cumbresfan


Good comment - forgot to include the link. Sorry about that.


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