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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...

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    armyairforce

    '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: montanan 05-01-2015, 09:34 AM Go to last post
    grove den

    How to Make Trees and Shrubs

    Thread Starter: grove den

    How to make shrubs I am aware of the fact that this may be the 20st version of how to make shrubs.I'll start with this item because I can do some experiences for the "bigger"item:How to make pine/decudious trees. Ingrdients:Fibres from filters they use in gardenpondequipments to clean/clear up...

    Last Post By: grove den 05-02-2015, 03:28 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 05-02-2015, 12:16 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 05-02-2015, 11:32 PM Go to last post
    Jody

    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: rodney mcgiveron 05-02-2015, 03:32 PM Go to last post