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Aug 31, 2019 19:47 |  #14086

Retired Nifty visited the Golden Spike Historical NP in Promontory, Utah, to see the place where the Transcontinental Railroad was completed 150 years ago.


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Aug 31, 2019 19:53 as a reply to  @ Timphoto's post |  #14087

Those are great shots, Tim.

And so nice to see a Nifty active, even if it's retired!


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Aug 31, 2019 20:00 |  #14088

Levina de Ruijter wrote in post #18919946 (external link)
Those are great shots, Tim.

And so nice to see a Nifty active, even if it's retired!

Thank you, Levina. Here's a shot of the other locomotive.


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Sep 01, 2019 02:26 |  #14089

Timphoto wrote in post #18919943 (external link)
Retired Nifty visited the Golden Spike Historical NP in Promontory, Utah, to see the place where the Transcontinental Railroad was completed 150 years ago.


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Tim, I thought these were miniatures .. LoLz  :p
It took a lot of looking to realize there are "actual size" !!


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Sep 14, 2019 18:25 |  #14090

Retired Nifty decided to fall apart and quit functioning again as I was shooting this panorama at St. Mary's Lake in Glacier National Park. Unfortunately, that means you don't get to see the top of the mountain in this shot. :cry:


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Sep 15, 2019 17:28 |  #14091

awww.. Nifty has worked so hard over the years..

Nice spot Tim!


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Sep 15, 2019 17:55 as a reply to  @ Timphoto's post |  #14092

Aaaaw... poor Nifty. Snifff...


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Sep 15, 2019 19:58 |  #14093

joayne wrote in post #18927387 (external link)
awww.. Nifty has worked so hard over the years..

Nice spot Tim!

It was a nice spot, in spite of the overcast. It was the first visit to Glacier NP for my wife and I was disappointed for her because The Road to the Sun was "The Road to Fog and Rain" when we drove over the pass.

Retired Nifty went into surgery this morning. He had a loose screw. :p

Thanks to a friend in the jewelry repair business, we repaired it with a slightly larger screw that seated nice and tight and won't fall out.

I checked Retired Nifty out in our garden a few minutes ago and it looks like we're back in business! :-D

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Sep 15, 2019 20:19 as a reply to  @ Timphoto's post |  #14094

A loose screw? That's like my brain, Tim. Glad you got it fixed and Nifty is back in business!


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Sep 15, 2019 20:23 |  #14095

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A loose screw? That's like my brain, Tim. Glad you got it fixed and Nifty is back in business!

Your brain and mine too! :lol:



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Sep 15, 2019 20:36 |  #14096

I found one more shot Retied Nifty took earlier in the road trip.


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Sep 15, 2019 20:49 |  #14097

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Your brain and mine too! :lol:

Hahahaha...glad i'm not the only one :p


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Sep 16, 2019 03:29 |  #14098

Timphoto wrote in post #18927444 (external link)
Retired Nifty went into surgery this morning. He had a loose screw. :p

Thanks to a friend in the jewelry repair business, we repaired it with a slightly larger screw that seated nice and tight and won't fall out.

I checked Retired Nifty out in our garden a few minutes ago and it looks like we're back in business! :-D

Yay!!
Well done, Tim.
And lovely garden pics!


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Sep 16, 2019 03:46 |  #14099

Good stuff Tim, at least Nifty wasn't unhinged! :lol:


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Sep 16, 2019 05:55 |  #14100

Has Nifty ever been to the Lexington Concord battlefield? or Newport RI? I would be happy to be his tour guide


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