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Trains a-track all ages to miSci (photos)

Choo-choo -- all aboard for model locomotives on display

Kiva Walbroehl, 4 years old, of Altamont, watches a model train setup at miSci in Schenectady on Sunday, December 9, 2012.
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Kiva Walbroehl, 4 years old, of Altamont, watches a model train setup at miSci in Schenectady on Sunday, December 9, 2012.
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Louis Crisci is an electrical engineer by profession, but Sunday he was acting more like a train engineer. When smoke started to drift from the controls of the model train exhibit at miSci, the museum visitor was quick to dive beneath the black cloth hiding the display’s inner workings to investigate. He and Upstate Train Associates member Dave Halverson fiddled with the wiring while Crisci’s kids prowled nearby. “I think the problem is over here,” ...


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bnjbrez
December 10, 2012
1:51 p.m.

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That's my dad!! Wish I had gotten bitten by the train bug when I was a kid. Hoping one or both of my 2 boys get into it. It is a lot of fun!! Can't wait to go down during the holiday week with my newest and see the trains run again. Thanks Kelly!!
Brian B.

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