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Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac Railroad , Virgina Rail Express Microsoft train simulator is "MSTS","RF&P" "VRE". This is now CSX/NS/Amtrak. Ive about given up hope in trying to come up with information and the like for the route,via the fourm or fourms.
*mods please move to the correct fourm sub if needed*
For a upcoming project in MSTS project of mine, I'm looking for any info that might be of use to me in aid in doing the project such as photos and the like. since I live in Iowa I would need some detail structure photos and lineside photos...
I guess good news for us railfans that monitor scanners then. I'm surprised that the audio didnt get less as people have suggested. I'm wondering if the towers didnt change over here? I know its coming but it can take its time!
I do notice in comparrison to yesterday the audio is a bit more staticy today, then before. Last night 5252 was clear as a bell but today audio is staticy on my Pro 100. But other then that nothing to big
Well the changeover came and went for the UP. I'm montering different UP channels via the web, so far no real change in audio is being noticed. Last night must have been after midnight I also turned on my scanner, I thought I heard train get a track warrent via Tara sub or the Jewell but fell...
A post on TO told of this "Changing from wide band to narrow band means if the basic frequency remains the same the audio level will be less. Deviation in FM is the amplitude of the audio signal on voice networks. The higher the frequency of deviation means the basic frequency varies that much...
Uhh I just had a look at the changeover on the website I saw 7-1-11 for Boone,Clinton. Its just for these subs
UP Council Bluffs Area BLAIR All All est. 6/1/2011
Might want to take a look at the website again, Most dont have a date of 6-1-11.Alot do but some dont
I have two scanners a old Pro 100 from Radio shack and a VX-150. My question is with the narrow band coming would it be best to upgrade or keep my scanners? From the posts the effective date doesn't necessarily mean that it will change that date, however I understand that the mandate will go...
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