Category Archives: LEGOPalooza

LEGOPalooza Plans

I’ve been trying to figure out what to bring to LEGOPalooza this weekend.  Last night I sat down and did a rough plan of the area I am responsible for.  I have a long thin area in one corner of … Continue reading

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Is LEGOPalooza really next weekend?

Yikes – it is. I haven’t done anything of the things I had planned to do either. 🙁 LEGOPalooza 2011 will be held March 5th and 6th at the Morehead Planetarium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  I will be contributing … Continue reading

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Layout Planning with BlueBrick

I have been using TrackDraw for layout planning for years. My friend and former NCLTC member Cary Clark wrote TrackDraw and I authored many of the parts in the TrackDraw library so I had a vested interest in using it.  … Continue reading

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Converting the Emerald Night to 9v

I built the Emerald Night a while ago and it has sat in the box down in my basement ever since.  It is a beautiful train although it really does need additional passenger cars.  A month ago when I had … Continue reading

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Participating in LEGOPalooza 2010

Periodically I get asked or see a comment about how to participate in LEGOPalooza.  The best way to participate is to join the NCLUG mailing list (which is actually a Yahoo Group) because that is where all of the information … Continue reading

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