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Driving Your Train by Jim Moeller ...
Welcome to the East End. Today your assignment is to assemble the East End local freight. Make sure to use your F6/F7 keys to identify your pickups. All Switches manual. Your power is the EE SW1500 switcher. Have FUN and be safe.Read more
You are in charge of the Sheridan Yard switcher today. Your job is to service the sawmill located right next to the yard. Your work order is included in the scenario briefing, however your conductor will also give you some advice as you go along. You have a NE SW1500#317.Read more
In this scenario you have a pair of SD70's to put your load together and then make your way to Maryland.Read more
In this scenario you have the option of driving a loaned GP40-2, or using RWTools. Starting in Levishton you will be picking up and setting out before ending up in Element. I suggest you have a good read of the thread for this scenario before starting out.Read more
This is Mike's own description of his scenario. Today you drew the New Wadsworth Local. New Wadsworth is a small industrial city on the mainline that has several "car load" industries. Carload customers are just that, they get one or two cars at a time, unlike the "trainload" customers we're use to serving. And with those customers you will drop off...Read more
In this scenario, after working in Reno, you are returning to Sparks Yard. NotesTasks are hidden outside of the initial step (you will receive further instructions that can be accessed throughout the mission via the F4 HUD)Engine is in motion at scenario start (But I did throw in a pause message to allow people a moment to adjust)Final step does not...Read more
In this scenario you have the opportunity to drive the newest addition to the fleet at the Tropicana yard. You are tasked with marshalling a consist of reefers and boxcars in the yard. No other traffic is expected into the yard. Your power is a 44 Tonner #1111.Read more
In this scenario you are tasked with switching the local businesses in the yard at Napanee. There are several pick-ups and set-outs, and you will be using both sets of couplers. Follow the work order and you wont go far wrong. Your power this morning is an NE GP9#4117.Read more
In this scenario, you are tasked with continuing distributing and collecting from the many industries in the area. You start where you left off in the middle of the wye. It is now five in the afternoon, and there is a good hours work in front of you. There is no traffic in the area and the weather should stay fine. You will use...Read more
In this scenario, the first of two, you will be starting out from the yard at Columbia Falls. You have several set-outs and pick-ups, some from the same sidings. It is four in the afternoon of a fine Autumn day, and the skies are already darkening. You have a pair of 1500 switchers as your power. Be safe and have FUN.Read more
In this follow-up scenario you take out the consist you made previously and service the various line industries as you head up to Columbia Falls. You now have 2 locos so you should be ok for power. You have several more pick-ups on the way. Traffic is light at this time in the morning. Your power is VR Alco RS11#3014 & 3015Read more
In this scenario you are working an early morning shift clearing sidings in Kalispell for a morning pick-up. You start out by clearing several sidings around Kalispell and then getting a consist ready to be picked up. Your manifest has all the info you need to sort out the necessary movements. Your power is a Virtual Railroads RS11 #3014.Read more
In this scenario you are moving containers from Levishton Yard to the West End Yard. You have to build your train from 2 adjacent sidings and then stick a helper on the rear. There is traffic out there, but you should have a clear run. Watch your speed on the crossovers. In the West End Yard, set out your train, park your loco...Read more
In this scenarios you move train of full tankers from Levishton Refinery to Element Ethanol. Build your train from the adjacent sidings, check your brakes and off you go. There is other traffic out there, and you set out your load on EE Yard 1. Leave the power, ES44ac, up at the engine house.Read more
In this scenario you are in charge of an early morning commuter run starting east of MM and making several stops on it's way to Clawser. The weather has been forecasted to turn nasty and is coming all the way over from the Sherman Hill region. Your final stop is platform 13 at Clawser. Read the readme.Read more
In this scenario you are transferring " juice " wagons from the West End Yard to the Tropicana complex. Couple your train to the rear of your units, and deliver them to Yard 2 at Tropicana. The dispatcher might find something else for you to do, once you have set out your load. There is other traffic out there.Read more
This is the final scenario in a series of three. In this scenario you are tasked with picking up and delivering a cargo of mixed freight. The dark nights are drawing in and this is going to be the last part of your shift. Your power is a NE ES44ac #2118.Read more
In this scenario you take freight from Delta Yard to Kimberley-Clark. You will be picking up and dropping off, and you are in charge of all the switches. You finish up on the Kimberley-Clark Lead.Read more
In this scenario you will be moving freight from Hobart Yard to La Mirada. Your first task is to load the final 2 containers. There is some manual switching to enter the yards, and watch out for red lights where you need to cross the main. End up at La Mirada Track 2.Read more
In this scenario you are tasked with delivering 24 loaded tankers from Element Yard to the West End Yard. First task is to top up the diesel. You are responsible for the switches. Be aware that there is some kind of speed restriction in force. Finsih up in the Team track shed.Read more