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btvfd
April 12th, 2010, 02:54 AM
W.I.P.


Hello all:

I am currently building in Trainz 2009, the route from Downtown Los Angeles Ca.to the north end of the Santa Clarita Valley and the west to Canoga Park.

This is a joint operated section that is currently used by AMTRAK, METROLINK and the UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD.

Since I grew up, live and work around this area, I thought it would make a great add on to the game.

I will be including all of the sidings and stations past and present so that it can be run pre 1990's as well I will also be installing all of the detectors along the line also.

Any comments will be welcome.

Hope to hear from anyone about this project.

Thank you
:)
Pic's of route at http://s1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/

maverickmc
August 11th, 2010, 03:02 PM
any updates on the route?

meyshollop
August 12th, 2010, 03:24 AM
Sorry this is a bit OT, but maverickmc, i believe your sig under your post is FAR too tall, check that it goes along with the CoC :)

Thanks

Meyshollop

btvfd
August 12th, 2010, 02:46 PM
I have had to take a break from the route due to working long hours at my job.

Let me see if i can upload some pic's.

I've found that the route uses a combo of Safetran, Norlina, UP and Safetran "C" type signals. Now just as I thought thing's were going good,the City of Los Angeles and Metrolink are starting to upgrade the traffic signals at all of the grade crossings but thats not a problem, just takes time to adjust them.

The real challenge will be for the Metrolink trains since nobody has made them for Trainz, the only ones I found are for MS train sim.


Jim

505657j
August 12th, 2010, 03:51 PM
I think yukonzoom is going to do the metrolink F59PHI but i am not sure and someone is building bombardier bi level cars at trainz commuter rail

yukonzoom
August 14th, 2010, 07:28 PM
I have had to take a break from the route due to working long hours at my job.

Let me see if i can upload some pic's.

I've found that the route uses a combo of Safetran, Norlina, UP and Safetran "C" type signals. Now just as I thought thing's were going good,the City of Los Angeles and Metrolink are starting to upgrade the traffic signals at all of the grade crossings but thats not a problem, just takes time to adjust them.

The real challenge will be for the Metrolink trains since nobody has made them for Trainz, the only ones I found are for MS train sim.


Jim

Three Metrolink F59PHI's are now available on my website.

Apl16
August 16th, 2010, 10:22 PM
Hi,:D

i have a metrolink coach car and im currently working on a cab car, i started 2 months ago but it was too hard then i decided to just finish it off. i would've released it but it has a faulty its probably the shadow. and im not 100% sure if the colour is the same. i left outlines so if i get a change, it can change. it was my first reskin so im not that good, i'll post pics later.

Apl16
August 16th, 2010, 11:36 PM
http://i667.photobucket.com/albums/vv32/Strike1Ar/Trainz%202010/apl16_20100814_0021.jpg

http://i667.photobucket.com/albums/vv32/Strike1Ar/Trainz%202010/Metrolinkthumbnail.jpg

http://i667.photobucket.com/albums/vv32/Strike1Ar/Trainz%202010/apl16_20100814_0020.jpg

khagler
October 23rd, 2010, 06:59 PM
I'm new to the program and founds this thread while looking to see what people had done for the Southern California area. You're right that the colors are a little off. Since I was passing through Union Station today, after seeing this thread last night, I took a picture of a Metrolink train while I was waiting for the Gold Line:

http://www.orange-road.com/img/metrolink.jpg

btvfd
October 25th, 2010, 10:30 AM
yep the purple is much darker in real life.

now the problem is Metrolink has a whole new paint job in the works as well as new cab cars.

the route i am working on is coming along slowly , the amount of buildings and factories that must be added gets overwelming at times becuse not everything has an english translation as to what the item is.
sure there are thumbnails but i have over 180,000 items of content on my computer and the search mode dosen't have translation mode, so i have to take breaks from the route so i don't get burned out on it.

now here's a dumb question: how do i add pictures to my posts and replies?

the only way i can show pisc is to email them directly to anyone who asks for them.

thanks for any help

btvfd
October 25th, 2010, 10:48 AM
the problem might not be shadows, it's a numbering system that the original file has in trainz 2009. the numbering system files must be deleated in content creator in order to be faulty free in 2009, you must open the file under edit the select content creator, once opened the errors will show up at the bottom of the screen. after the files are removed, the error will go away, then you simply hit save and whaa la your done. now exit back to the main screen and save to ccpd file so you don't loose your work file.
put it in a file that you can later work with.

if you did it for 2006 then i don't think the error message will show up.

remember you can make something in an older version of trainz and use it on the newer software but not the other way around.

would love to have a copy of the file to test it out on the route.

thanks
jim

btvfd
October 8th, 2011, 09:58 PM
[MISSION TOWER
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-009S.jpg
DAYTON AVE TOWERhttp://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-012S.jpgAT&SF PASADENA SUB CROSSING THE L.A. RIVERhttp://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-010S.jpg

btvfd
October 8th, 2011, 10:01 PM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-013S.jpgTAYLOR YARD HUMP TOWER

btvfd
October 8th, 2011, 10:02 PM
MORE TO FOLLOW

btvfd
October 8th, 2011, 10:51 PM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-020S.jpghttp://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-016S.jpg

btvfd
October 8th, 2011, 10:53 PM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-019S.jpg

btvfd
October 8th, 2011, 10:54 PM
[QUOTE]sorry for the dark pic'shttp://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-022S.jpg

btvfd
October 8th, 2011, 10:55 PM
roxford & san fernando rdhttp://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-019S.jpg[/quote]

Mick_Berg
October 8th, 2011, 11:59 PM
Looking forward to this one, as I live near the Van Nuys station. I was thinking of doing the route to Moorpark, but I got cold feet after the Chatsworth accident.

Mick Berg.

btvfd
October 9th, 2011, 01:55 AM
Hi Mick
I am doing the route before the take over by UP and Metrolink circa 1985.
Every siding up till then is going to be included.
All signals are searchlight type and the mission tower trackage is redone as it appeared in 1950's i.e. dual tracks across the LA river to Alhambra
Actually it is a lot bigger now.
Gemco yard,Filmore,Piru,Saugus,Newhall,San Fernando,Sunland,Burbank,Chandler branch,Bob Hope airport,Van Nuys,Glendale,Talor yard,The Bull ring,River sub,LATC,Pasadena sub,
Mission sub and more.

I just need to put in about 1000 or so buildings and the Tylor yard shops to complete it.
Jim

qassaquyangli
October 9th, 2011, 01:01 PM
Nice route, I've always like routes set in the east and the west but not in the midwest.:confused: P.S. To take better quality screenies press the PRTSC button. it's on the Laptop I'm using but IDK if its on yours.
Trains and Cars, Tony.:wave:;)

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:00 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010026.jpgLooking North on West diamond crossing

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:02 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010021.jpgjust south of mission tower

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:03 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010016a.jpg

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:04 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010016.jpglooking west under 5 freeway

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:05 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010015a.jpg

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:06 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010015.jpg

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:08 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010009a.jpglooking toward mission tower from the east bank of the L A RIVIER

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:09 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010009.jpglooking east from west bank

505657j
November 25th, 2011, 04:10 AM
wow, nice job so far, really liking it:cool:

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:13 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1121012305.jpginsulated track circut these are on DLS under INSULATED 132lb Rail Joint Pr. They come in three colors.

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:15 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/1125010007.jpgI have to use this tower set up for now as I could not find one that looks like the actual tower at this location.

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:16 AM
more pic's to follow soon.

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:37 AM
Well I found the proper signals finally. I am going to tell you now that they are on other websites along with the track I am using. You must download the track and signals for the Safetran C light, Searchlight, BNSF and Metrolink type from the following web pages.

NORAC(Metrolink style) and BNSF are from
https://sites.google.com/site/grahamseatrainz/downloads

Safetran and Searchlight type as well at the JR light gray track are from
http://jointedrail.com/ also some of the signals are here on the DLS

Some of the BUILDINGS ,VEHICLES AND PEOPLE are from
http://neoklai.ucoz.ru/load/0-13

More updates to come as I change out the signals and finish the route for release on the DLS

btvfd
November 25th, 2011, 04:45 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/MVC-009S.jpgWest diamond leaving LAUPT

Mick_Berg
November 25th, 2011, 02:24 PM
Great work, looking forward to it.
Mick.

btvfd
November 27th, 2011, 12:25 AM
I will also upload my custom content to DLS so things won't be missing from my end.

Just uploaded my custom LOCATION ID FOR USE with HUD PANEL RULE.
Just done testing and uploaded today and once approved, you will be able to download it from the DLS <kuid2:359354:100088:1>
it is used for next location ID when using the HUD panel rule in TRS2009 and higher.

In surveyor, place in line with your choice of track, Next: CLICK the (?)
Then rename it with the location name and when you start your session the name will show up as next station on the HUD, once train has passed, the next location or station will show up if assigned.

Also works in AUTOPILOT mode, just assign it to your driver and it will set switch's and route to location then train will go to that location.

It also tells you if switches are missing in order to reach assigned location in the message pop up window while running in session, the problem is you will have to find the switch lever that is missing and place it where it needs to be.

btvfd
November 27th, 2011, 03:04 AM
LOCATION ID FOR USE WITH HUD PANEL RULE "NEW ITEM"
Hi
it's not on the DLS yet, it will show up in a day or so... it works simply, kind of like the triggers for AI system but does not need any special complicated track mark trigger commands to navigate to your desired location IE. if you click on the engineers pic of train siting in a yard and you want it to go to say the other end of your route and that location is called "XYZ".
right click the engineers picture and a drop down menu will appear, click "navigate to" another list will appear in alphabetical order, click the location and the train will now drive there on its own. this item still allows you to change the train back to manual mode by clicking stop train, once you do that you are back in control. with this simple item the train will obey all signaling that are in place, switches will align to the proper route, if a track is blocked by another train, then it will wait for you to move it or to route that train to another location by the above method .
I have tested it in TRS2009 sp4 and with the ASB crossover system as well as the ATLS system and there are NO conflicts with either of those great assets. All signals work without problems as well.

I will answer all questions to the best of my ability.

unionpacific13
December 19th, 2011, 01:35 AM
You download it or make it?::

btvfd
December 20th, 2011, 12:56 AM
hi
not sure of your question?
the route is something i am actively working on, the signals are a download from other sites and the HUD id track is on the DLS which works with the HUD rule in the route and session you create. the HUD track is a part you use on a route in which you want locations like a crossing or location on a track to show up so you can send your AI train to or when in manual driver mode you would like to know where you are. i created this piece because i noticed that only stations or industries showed up, with this part you can use it anywhere on a route and give it a name to send a train to without an industry or station Que.

btvfd
March 24th, 2012, 10:07 PM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120324_0004.jpghttp://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120324_0003.jpghttp://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120324_0005.jpg
LAJ(Los Angeles Junction Railway) and UPY SW1500's crossing the diamond at Mission Jct.

maverickmc
March 25th, 2012, 11:45 AM
Very cool!

SPSD40T2
May 10th, 2012, 02:53 PM
How is the progress of this Route is it near testing for it?

btvfd
May 11th, 2012, 09:44 AM
It's still a WIP but I think sometime this summer it will be ready for testing.
Will post some more pics soon. also check out this tread for other pics of things I've been doing
SW1500's by BTVFD (http://forums.auran.com/trainz/showthread.php?87753-SW1500-s-by-BTVFD/page19)

:)

btvfd
May 28th, 2012, 03:40 AM
Taylor North yard lead at the Glendale Fwy overpass
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0018.jpg

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0018.jpg

Taylor hump tower ped bridge
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0015.jpg
Dayton interlocking tower jct.

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0014.jpg
First LA river crossing
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0012.jpg

Mission jct
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0011.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0010.jpg

LATC
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0009.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0008.jpg

Allen Ave crossover approach
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0007.jpg

btvfd
May 28th, 2012, 03:40 AM
Doran St.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0005.jpg

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0000.jpg

Roxford St.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120517_0005-1.jpg

Another from Taylor yard
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120512_0006-1.jpg

btvfd
May 28th, 2012, 06:00 PM
SP 260 AIR REPEATER CAR entrained at center of a long freight drag.

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0026.jpg

maverickmc
May 28th, 2012, 08:29 PM
Great progress man, loving the pics.

btvfd
May 28th, 2012, 11:52 PM
Moving the RAC's (Repeater Air Car) north to Mojave,Ca.. Led by an aging U33c through Glendale,Ca. for their new train assignments.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0028.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0030.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0029.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0031.jpg

btvfd
June 4th, 2012, 12:45 AM
South bound beet train at Woodley Xing, that is Bushe Gardens Van Nuys in the back ground.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120603_0001.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120603_0002.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120603_0010.jpg

Just passing under the ped bridge which is all that is left of the park today.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120603_0003.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120603_0009.jpg
passing under the 405 freeway. To the right of the picture is the BUDWIESER plant.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120603_0012.jpg
A couple old worn U33c's on the rear moving dead in route for repairs.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120603_0013.jpg

btvfd
June 8th, 2012, 03:15 AM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0016.jpg BEGIN CHANDLER BRANCH
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0015.jpg
NORTH GLENDALE
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0009.jpg
MISSION JCT
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0000.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0001.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0002.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0006.jpg
WELCOME TO DAYTON AVE TOWER
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0012.jpg
AT&SF LA RIVER CROSSING
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120608_0011.jpg
LATC

M00se
June 8th, 2012, 04:33 PM
is the route done yet and is it compatible with TRS2009 world builder edition

btvfd
June 9th, 2012, 01:44 PM
Still being completed and it should be since it is being made in Trainz2009

btvfd
June 10th, 2012, 02:24 AM
The SP REPEATER AIR CARs(RAC), all seven of them(260 through 266) have been uploaded to the DLS.
You must also download the engine sound to avoid missing content error.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0029.jpg

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120528_0026.jpg
I'm sure someone will have something to say as to not being perfect but they were real cars found on the SP and there are very few pictures in which to work with.
BTW these are a what if they had upgraded them to a newer version car.
Thank you for looking and Enjoy.

Mick_Berg
June 10th, 2012, 11:47 AM
I'm really looking forward to this as I live in the Valley.
Congrats on an interesting project, it will make a change from Kings Cross steam!

BTW Whatever happened to the Green Line route someone was making? I was volunteering to make the rolling stock for it, but never heard back from the guy.

Mick Berg.

btvfd
June 10th, 2012, 01:49 PM
I think that guy kinda disappeared with it.

M00se
June 10th, 2012, 01:50 PM
How much longer until the Metrolink Valley Sub route is completed

btvfd
June 10th, 2012, 01:50 PM
A look from the river at the Taylor shop
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120610_0001.jpg

btvfd
June 11th, 2012, 09:45 AM
Doesn't anybody understand what WIP means? it's done when it's done.

M00se
June 11th, 2012, 02:46 PM
does any one know where i can find the actual red line subway cars for trs 2009 worldbuilder edition

maverickmc
June 11th, 2012, 09:07 PM
does any one know where i can find the actual red line subway cars for trs 2009 worldbuilder edition

Try posting somewhere else man. This thread is a W.I.P. thread for a route not a request or "looking for thread". Next time you ask for something (in the right place) say please and thank you. But to answer you question I don't know about subway stuff. Also, why would you want them for TS2009 when you are using TS12? :hehe:

Hey Btvfd, Route is looking great. Keep the shot's coming!

M00se
June 11th, 2012, 10:33 PM
im not using TS12 im using TS09, i have TS12, but somethings wrong with it, it asks for a box code but it was a digital download, can you please help me with that? i also have the serial number

btvfd
June 12th, 2012, 12:23 AM
The RAC's had a big error but thanks to torino72 (http://forums.auran.com/trainz/member.php?184940-torino72) everything should work properly now and the new pdated files have been uploaded today.
So to torino72 (http://forums.auran.com/trainz/member.php?184940-torino72) I say that was the E ticket for me today!!! Thank you very much because I had over looked the in the config file and I am glad you caught it.:udrool:

btvfd
June 28th, 2012, 01:39 AM
Working the new Goats (RS420's)
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120627_0001.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120627_0000.jpg

btvfd
July 1st, 2012, 02:02 PM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120701_0001-1.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120701_0000-1.jpg

AT&SF crossing the L.A. river from the Pasadena Sub in to Los Angeles,Ca

btvfd
July 5th, 2012, 05:01 PM
We spotted these Goats working while we were at LATC in downtown Los Angeles on Monday.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120705_0011.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120705_0010.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120705_0009.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120705_0008.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120705_0007.jpg

btvfd
July 5th, 2012, 05:10 PM
The PHL's were there for testing.

H222
July 5th, 2012, 07:47 PM
I love those bridge shots BTVFD


im not using TS12 im using TS09, i have TS12, but somethings wrong with it, it asks for a box code but it was a digital download, can you please help me with that? i also have the serial number

Try adding the serial number anyways

Jamie

btvfd
July 9th, 2012, 01:12 AM
Old school BN paint
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120708_0001.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120708_0002.jpg

casanova419
July 10th, 2012, 07:18 AM
great work btvfd i miss running the la hub i use to be an engineer for sp/up los angeles hub was there when the sp up merger came together lots of changes. to bad uprr sold taylor yard to the city and now its a park. maybe next project the Alameda corridor.east la,Dolores ictf west colton,city of industry.well at least you got the heart of the la hub done great job.

btvfd
July 14th, 2012, 01:27 AM
A request to anyone who may help with this project.


I would love to find a detailed track plan for Taylor Yard,Los Angeles and the area around the bullring pre UP and Metrolink takeover, I only have pic's and a 2008 UP Los Angeles Division track chart to work with.
Mostly everything that I have done so far is based on memory of my childhood and working around the area. I have tried to recreate everything that I remember but the industries are clouded in memory due to the fact that most that were served are now gone and the route has severly changed.
So if anyone has S.P.I.N.S. (Southern Pacific Industrial Numbering System for industry siding setup) or a track chart this will help me finish the route sooner than later.
Thank you for any help.
Jim

btvfd
July 20th, 2012, 03:40 AM
Old paint for a new Goat.

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120720_0008-1.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120720_0004.jpg

btvfd
August 4th, 2012, 12:48 AM
Testing U33c's (WIP's) by Mchawkman
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120803_0003.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120803_0000.jpg
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http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120803_0002.jpg

M00se
August 5th, 2012, 01:18 AM
cool! where did you get the wellcars in the forth picture

btvfd
August 5th, 2012, 04:26 AM
TRP download site and then I reworked them to get the errors out of them for TRS12

btvfd
August 5th, 2012, 04:29 AM
Had to call the police today because of the DANG PROTESTERS.

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120804_0004.jpg



Later in the day they parked a car on the tracks.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120805_0005.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120805_0006.jpg

Save a chicken and eat a Vegan=====They taste just like chicken:hehe:

btvfd
August 15th, 2012, 02:58 AM
At the hump with some modern power today.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120815_0001.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120815_0002.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120815_0004.jpg

btvfd
August 16th, 2012, 02:16 AM
The new GSC415 concept locomotive.
This is a rework of Davesnow's center cab GENSET switcher.
This is what might be if you rebuild an ALCO C415 in to a modern Genset.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120815_0006.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120816_0009.jpg
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haddock56
August 17th, 2012, 08:30 PM
I know this is a WIP but this is a seriously cool route. Whenever you get this done I forsee much interest in this layout. And by the way btvfd, those night shots of the SSW goats are seriously cool. The best out of all of these here, in my opinion.

btvfd
August 19th, 2012, 05:32 AM
Heading west with the CWR train approaching Balboa Blvd. in Sylmar, Ca.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120819_0010.jpg
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120819_0011.jpg

btvfd
September 3rd, 2012, 11:38 PM
More shots from the route in progress. { Taylor yard )
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120903_0011.jpg
Dayton Ave. tower.
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West Bank line heading to Taylor Yard from Mission Jct.
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btvfd
September 4th, 2012, 03:03 AM
New PHL's arrived in Los Angeles today. Mission Jct.
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120904_0000.jpg
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btvfd
September 4th, 2012, 03:42 AM
Well I'm almost done with the track laying, now just to finish everything else like buildings and ground cover.

simont
September 5th, 2012, 02:16 AM
Well I'm almost done with the track laying, now just to finish everything else like buildings and ground cover.

looking good.

btvfd
September 6th, 2012, 10:47 AM
Only one problem in Los Angeles, too many dang taggers!
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20120906_0000.jpg

btvfd
September 9th, 2012, 04:23 AM
More new power arriving into LA via Mission X-over's
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frogpipe
March 17th, 2013, 10:55 PM
I now live in Burbank, half a block from where the Burbank Branch use to be and near to the east end of it so I turned up this thread in a search.

How goes the progress in the new year? I'd love to run this route some day!!

btvfd
March 20th, 2013, 12:33 AM
Well I've been working away on it but I 've hit a RED block..... I'm re-doing some of the route but my hope is to have it ready for testing before the end of this year(2013).

frogpipe
March 20th, 2013, 12:56 AM
Good luck, and if you need a beta, I'll offer. :D Cheers!

vicmaninoff666
March 20th, 2013, 12:54 PM
The real challenge will be for the Metrolink trains since nobody has made them for Trainz, the only ones I found are for MS train sim.


Jim

There are some on the DLS. I've included them in the Socal layout I'm currently building. Use the Content Manager and do a search for "metrolink" - there's a list of them, but some are either broken or too old to run in TS 2012.

btvfd
March 20th, 2013, 11:27 PM
Wow that's an old posting back from when I started building this thing.
Yep I downloaded them all awhile back.

speedbumptrucker1
March 29th, 2013, 02:52 AM
My name is Tim and I'm new to Trainz. I just recently got TS2012. I found this thread today. Very impressive on the route you are creating. I'm a truck driver and in the L.A. area at least once a week. I just wanted to say it looks good so far what you have created.

btvfd
March 30th, 2013, 02:28 AM
Thank you, I also work for Con-Way Freight in Pacoima,Ca.

btvfd
October 16th, 2016, 05:49 PM
Hobart Jct. and BNSF TOFC / COFC yard progress.
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mrmegaminer
October 17th, 2016, 06:43 AM
me at first, what is this old thread doing here
me now, OMG THIS IS AMAZING

Mick_Berg
October 17th, 2016, 07:48 PM
I live in LA very close to this.
Will download it soon.
Thanks,
Mick

btvfd
October 18th, 2016, 01:05 AM
yes I know it has been a long time in the works but I am still building it and will start posting pic of the progress.

danddhud
October 19th, 2016, 11:06 PM
When I saw Canoga Park in part of the description mentioned I was interested to say the least. I lived maybe a half a block from the little cut off SP had, where dirt Canoga Ave ended right next to paved Canoga Ave?. It met back up with the Coast Line below Lassen Ave. Spent a lot time walking(hanging out)around that section of track from the 3rd grade to my late teens, this was back in the 70's-80's. I thought it would be cool for a small route to do from Chatsworth Park towards East Reseda maybe Van Nuys. It's one reason if I had the extra dollars to get TransDem(That and SP's Soledad Canyon Line). Anyways Good Luck and keep up the good work!
Dean
P.S. Not that it matters and I've probably killed another thread, but I was up at the Chatsworth station(platform) when Amtrak first started replacing the F40's in that area with the P32's and the first day Metrolink ran there(Christ I'm getting old) to take photo's.

btvfd
October 22nd, 2016, 10:09 PM
More shots
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btvfd
October 22nd, 2016, 10:11 PM
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btvfd
October 22nd, 2016, 10:12 PM
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H222
October 22nd, 2016, 10:35 PM
G'day mate, I was wondering where these yellow lines and keep clear symbols game from?



http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/BTVFD_20161022_0007_zpsj4sonwio.jpg

Jamie

btvfd
October 23rd, 2016, 12:39 AM
AW, yes those are custom made by me. I have not loaded them up to the DLS but I will soon.

btvfd
November 8th, 2016, 02:15 AM
Inspection day at the ramp
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krichford
December 21st, 2016, 06:46 PM
Do you know when this route will be available to the public?

btvfd
December 22nd, 2016, 12:23 AM
As soon as I finish putting the final touches on it.

btvfd
December 24th, 2016, 09:54 PM
http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/BTVFD_20161224_0001_zpsqv20jg9m.jpg


Metrolink moving thru Los Angeles

btvfd
January 24th, 2017, 03:57 PM
We caught the track gang working today.
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btvfd
July 29th, 2017, 04:17 AM
Alco's on the run

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20170729_0005_zpsmelaqaz0.jpg

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20170729_0006_zps7hb0f99d.jpg

btvfd
August 2nd, 2017, 01:02 AM
Rebuilding the UP container yard in Los Angeles near the 710 and 5 freeways.
It is designed it to run full length unit trains.
Next will be the BNSF yard near Redondo Jct.


http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20170730_0001_zps3qw8hgm9.jpg
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btvfd
August 7th, 2017, 04:17 PM
UPDATE 2017
The route starts in Santa Clarita then runs south to Mission Jct via Taylor yard, then off to the UP container yard in Vernon.
Everything in under different stages of construction.The track work is done but needing some corrections.
Included but not limited to the following:
Santa Clarita
Newhall cutoff (Santa Paula WYE)
Sylmar
San Fernando
Pacoima
Sun Valley
Burbank (including Chandler branch and the Coast line diverge)
Glendale
Taylor yard (Highland Park)
River Station (West bank line)
Bullring
Mission Jct
LAUPT
LATC (East bank line)
Alhambra (East line)
Amtrak shops (West bank)
Flyover
Alameda Corridor
UP Container yard (Commerce)
Redondo Jct (under construction)
Below are map shots to give a look at how big this thing is.

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btvfd
August 11th, 2017, 01:06 PM
UP Control Car, Remote Control Locomotive (CCRCL) moving stack cars in Commerce, Ca.

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btvfd
August 16th, 2017, 05:18 AM
Work continues on the Commerce, Ca. facilities.

Looking down the south approach at the UP TOFC/COFC yard

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/ZGJ8AD1EQTKTn1dpxhlTGg1_zpsh9xinfxl.png

Mid yard

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/Screenshot_2_zpsa0aw0pop.jpg

BNSF yard

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btvfd
September 9th, 2017, 08:31 PM
Building SPLATC in original track format before current track revisions and removals

http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j348/btvfd/btvfd_20170909_0000_zpsv8nzqjeo.jpg

btvfd
December 23rd, 2017, 04:54 PM
A day at the Taylor Hump Yard



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btvfd
February 25th, 2018, 02:45 AM
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btvfd
February 25th, 2018, 02:51 AM
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H222
February 25th, 2018, 03:58 AM
Fantastic work

Jamie

Renocerous
February 25th, 2018, 07:19 AM
Looks Great!!! I can't wait to download it!




Renocerous:D

btvfd
April 27th, 2018, 02:37 AM
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btvfd
May 17th, 2018, 02:01 AM
Another stormy night for a UP work train passing through Los Angeles

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pware
May 17th, 2018, 03:15 AM
Totally off topic but congratulations btvdf. You started this thread over 8 years ago and you are still going strong:clap:

jwavey
May 17th, 2018, 01:22 PM
Hi,

I live in the valley myself -- I can hear the horns from my home in Studio City.

Silly question -- I don't see this route in DLS (I use TANE...)

John

blueodessey
May 17th, 2018, 01:51 PM
:wave: Pictures and info looking great as always, WOW has it been 8 years, time fly's when your having the time of your life on grand project such as this one..

I do remember in my younger days, seeing dirty grungy looking SP Junk Trains rolling down the middle of the 10 Fwy, and there yards in LA as I drove down San Fernando Rd, LA......

I think you have done a phenomenal job of capturing it in your project........Looking really good.......:udrool:.

btvfd
May 17th, 2018, 08:47 PM
Yup still building this dang thing, so many changes have come to be with this route in the fact that I lost the original route file.
Well I started over and it's a hell of a lot better now. It is being built in T12 but will work in Tane without errors so far.
I will try and make a video over the long weekend to show the progress.

btvfd
May 19th, 2018, 03:23 AM
https://scontent-lax3-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/32381064_10204862774886554_522508356678582272_o.jp g?_nc_cat=0&oh=d49da5752e04bc905416821f2bf95eec&oe=5B839A36
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btvfd
May 19th, 2018, 03:27 AM
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btvfd
May 19th, 2018, 03:29 AM
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btvfd
May 19th, 2018, 03:32 AM
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btvfd
May 19th, 2018, 03:34 AM
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btvfd
May 19th, 2018, 03:45 AM
Just some teasers..... I finally got my graphics setting right.....

btvfd
May 19th, 2018, 03:49 AM
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btvfd
May 27th, 2018, 01:38 AM
Back when the Germans invaded Los Angeles on the Southern Pacific. Here we see first and second generation Diesel Hydraulic Locomotives meeting for the first time in a new land far from where they were born.


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blueodessey
May 27th, 2018, 02:20 AM
:wave: Well done, and those are really some different looking Diesels..........

Although I will never be able to run this complex of Route on my Laptop....It is sure fun to look at the awesome pictures as your WIP continues.........

:p Keep up the good work.......

btvfd
July 21st, 2018, 08:36 PM
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As the sun sets on the Coast Line Route curve, we see a south bound empty oil can consist passing the slide detector fence.



Approaching the north bound slide detector signal on the Coast Line curve
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