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    Building the Pinacle Creek Mining & Timber Co. RR

    Thread Starter: HOexplorer

    This is my opening thread on the PCM&T. It is a small mining layout in SE Alaska up one of the fjords. It is October 1931. Shown is the woodworking being done over my old N scale layout. This layout will have three levels. The highest level will be reached by a switchback. There will be two...

    Last Post By: OleSmokey Yesterday, 09:47 PM Go to last post
    D&J RailRoad

    The D&J Railroad -- From Scratch

    Thread Starter: D&J RailRoad

    I started this thread in the Introduction section, but decided it really should be over here. I hope you can follow along as I start this major project from a blank basement setting to a fully sceniced model railroad with a southwestern look and UP/BNSF motive power. This is the start of a large...

    Last Post By: D&J RailRoad 06-28-2015, 02:27 PM Go to last post

    Running Bear's Cofee Shop LI

    Thread Starter: bnsf971

    Good morning. Do you smell that? That's fresh paint. I love the smell of fresh pint in the morning. It smells like victory.

    Last Post By: CSX_road_slug Yesterday, 08:03 PM Go to last post

    New Layout for LASM

    Thread Starter: logandsawman

    My first question is, do the delayed uncouplers work, like the magnet that goes under the track, manufactured by Kadee, Bachmann, ? ; and has anyone tried the hump in the classification yard? So the uncoupled cars roll into the classification area? KJC has posted a folded dogbone design that...

    Last Post By: Rico Yesterday, 04:37 PM Go to last post

    Best Hobby Shops on the Web

    Thread Starter: bigB

    I think Ive become familiar with several over the past year or so, and google can find you some more, but Id like to hear what you guys view as the best hobby shops that can be accessed on the web. I few Ive found wholesaletrains.com tonystrainexchange.com modeltrainstuff.com...

    Last Post By: OleSmokey 06-25-2015, 11:28 AM Go to last post

    SCARM - Simple Computer Aided Railway Modeller

    Thread Starter: Mixy

    Hello dear friends, I want to introduce my freeware layout design program, called SCARM, which you can download and test from http://www.scarm.info/index_en.html. It has lightweight and intuitive user interface, 3D view, more than 25 track-system libraries and many other cool functions and...

    Last Post By: Mixy 06-26-2015, 08:48 AM Go to last post