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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: Fifer Today, 11:14 AM 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: logandsawman 07-27-2016, 10:40 AM Go to last post

    My new Layout

    Thread Starter: Lynnb

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the site although not so new to this great hobby. I model in HO scale in the steam era 20's. I'll start by posting my track plan which was designed in xtrackcad. This is layout number 6 for me and probably my last. I do most of my modeling in the winter months when...

    Last Post By: wombat457 07-26-2016, 02:16 AM Go to last post
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    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: riogrande 07-26-2016, 05:26 AM Go to last post

    Woody & Son Railroad (WSR)

    Thread Starter: Resqnu

    Here goes. Starting my L shaped HO layout with 2- 4x8 tables. Foam laid and getting ready to install grass. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    Last Post By: Resqnu 07-26-2016, 10:12 AM Go to last post

    Running Bear's Coffee Shop LV

    Thread Starter: bnsf971

    This is the new place. The old place got overrun pretty quickly there at the end.

    Last Post By: bnsf971 Today, 03:29 PM Go to last post