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    HOexplorer

    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: HOexplorer Yesterday, 05:36 PM Go to last post
    wombat457

    The wife's HO Atlas layout...

    Thread Starter: wombat457

    Hi Guys, Since working on the "other" layout, my wife decided that our layout needed "updating". Great idea thought I until I realized that my idea of an update and hers was completely different. My idea of an update is to add to the existing layout, replace older gear etc. Her idea requires a...

    Last Post By: Hawkesburytrain Today, 10:56 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: wombat457 Today, 12:40 PM Go to last post
    logandsawman

    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: Bruette 01-22-2015, 01:24 PM Go to last post
    Mixy

    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 01-23-2015, 03:10 AM Go to last post
    Bill Tidler Jr.

    Running Bear's Coffee Shop XLVII

    Thread Starter: Bill Tidler Jr.

    This is the new place! Please don't forget to tip the waitresses! :cool:

    Last Post By: Milwaukee Road 113 Today, 10:51 PM Go to last post