Because of bots. & spammers making our lives miserable, we have changed the way that interested folks join us.
If you are interested in joining, write a decent sized paragraph about your modeling experience.
If you are a newcomer to modeling, describe the type of model railroad that you would someday like to build.
Tell us what your favorite type of railroad is, and a little about yourself.
Then put down your name, and your eMail address.
Send all this to :-
We used to let new Members pick their User Name, and asked that they sign Posts with their first name.
So that someone replying to the Post would not have to reply to ''Mr Dumbo'' or something akin.
Some observed that request, some didn't.
This new way encourages readers to feel more like they are among friends.
You will be assigned a temporary Password, which you can change yourself whenever you are logged in.
Be aware that Passwords are case sensitive.
And if you ever have problems, get in touch.
We are here to help. That's why we make the big bucks !
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