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zeeglen   5/22/2014 9:10:45 AM
Isn't it nice that we can occasionally use technical skills for some whimsical fun?  Up until now, the only tech use for a cigar box was to build a Z scale model railrod inside it. Tight curve and small locomotive, but it could be made to fit.

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