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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: HOexplorer Yesterday, 01:43 PM Go to last post
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    Running Bear's Coffee Shop XLIX

    Thread Starter: Bill Tidler Jr.

    WELCOME TO THE NEW PLACE! Good Morning! Chance of rain with a high of 45.

    Last Post By: Trussrod Yesterday, 11:31 PM Go to last post

    '1943, Somewhere in England', N scale Monster Layout

    Thread Starter: armyairforce

    Since getting back into railroading in 2005, I built three N scale layouts for myself. 'Dreamland' was the first on a 6 x 2ft board. 'Area 51' was next with a similar but enlarged track plan on an 8 x 2ft 6in board, both of which operated diesels. My last layout was 'Storage Depot 41, Kingman'...

    Last Post By: armyairforce 04-24-2015, 09:33 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: OldGuyHO 04-23-2015, 03:39 PM Go to last post

    im new here

    Thread Starter: Jody

    hi guys thank you for letting me join i was into the hobby back in the 70's but work and street rods and surfing led me away now that i am retired id like to get back in it but wow what big changes ive seen i have no idea if i should go DC or DCC and now that i am on a fixed income i need to take...

    Last Post By: Jody 04-25-2015, 02:09 PM Go to last post

    My first layout HO scale

    Thread Starter: Hawkesburytrain

    Hi everyone, I'm a new member who will be seeking everyone's help. The closest I got to anything "train" was walking on the rails when I was a kid. I've always been interested in having my own train model one day and that day has come. In my new house, we have a finished basement which will be...

    Last Post By: Hawkesburytrain Yesterday, 07:23 PM Go to last post