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  8 frames are installed.   We fastened 3 more  to the wall and floor, today,  April 2nd 2014.  They install quickly when you know what your doing. DSCN0774
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Gary and I installed three more seat frames.    3-29-14     DSCN0773
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Highlight for Album: ODDS and ENDS EQUIPMENT
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Here's Christian from the Steam dept helping us on a Wednesday. He's covering the newly painted panels w/ plastic.   Thanks for the help! 3-26-14  DSCN0772
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8 frames are installed. We fastened 3 more to the wall and floor, today, April 2nd 2014. They install quickly when you know what your doing. DSCN0774 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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Gary and I installed three more seat frames. 3-29-14 DSCN0773 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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Album: ODDS and ENDS EQUIPMENT
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Here's Christian from the Steam dept helping us on a Wednesday. He's covering the newly painted panels w/ plastic. Thanks for the help! 3-26-14 DSCN0772 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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  Gary is grinding old bolt heads off last panel on this side.  This is scheduled for replacement in the coming weeks. 3-26-14    fDSCN0771
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A first, Gary reinstalling a seat frame  We have 12 move to clean and paint.  3-26-14   DSCN0770
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 In the background is, Christian, a new volunteer to the Steam dept.  He was helping Gary install one of two seat frames this Wednesday.     3-26-14  DSCN0769
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This is Logan Gaerlan.   He is a college student and new volunteer working along with Gary and I.   Welcome to the crew!   3-22-14  DSCN0768
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Gary is grinding old bolt heads off last panel on this side. This is scheduled for replacement in the coming weeks. 3-26-14 fDSCN0771 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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A first, Gary reinstalling a seat frame We have 12 move to clean and paint. 3-26-14 DSCN0770 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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In the background is, Christian, a new volunteer to the Steam dept. He was helping Gary install one of two seat frames this Wednesday. 3-26-14 DSCN0769 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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This is Logan Gaerlan. He is a college student and new volunteer working along with Gary and I. Welcome to the crew! 3-22-14 DSCN0768 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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The first of the paint applied to three panels    Can you hear the paint drying?   3-22-14   DSCN0767
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Another view of the installed panels I'm happy that they went back together to easily   3-18-14 DSCN0766
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  After installing the three panels Gary decided to have some fun!    A good laugh was had by all,  the two of us.    3-18-14  DSCN0764
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The first of the paint applied to three panels Can you hear the paint drying? 3-22-14 DSCN0767 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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Another view of the installed panels I'm happy that they went back together to easily 3-18-14 DSCN0766 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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After installing the three panels Gary decided to have some fun! A good laugh was had by all, the two of us. 3-18-14 DSCN0764 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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 all the nickel seat frames are in this bad of shape.  They will be rebuilt by R&B Metal of Woodstock.   3-18-14  DSCN0761
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all the nickel seat frames are in this bad of shape. They will be rebuilt by R&B Metal of Woodstock. 3-18-14 DSCN0761 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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Here's Roger applying second coat of topcoat  3-10-14     It's not the correct  green but something I found in one of the old coaches. Nice color  DSCN0758
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Two coats primes w/ Sherwin-Williams primer 3-10-14  DSCN0757
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Gary and I removed about 140 screws so that we can prime the back of the replacement steel   3-10-14 DSCN0756
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Here's Roger applying second coat of topcoat 3-10-14 It's not the correct green but something I found in one of the old coaches. Nice color DSCN0758 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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Two coats primes w/ Sherwin-Williams primer 3-10-14 DSCN0757 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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Gary and I removed about 140 screws so that we can prime the back of the replacement steel 3-10-14 DSCN0756 - roger w kramer (rkramer)
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