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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: Lynnb Yesterday, 03:40 PM Go to last post
    Bill Tidler Jr.

    Running Bear's Coffee Shop XLIV

    Thread Starter: Bill Tidler Jr.

    This is the new place!

    Last Post By: montanan Today, 09:32 AM Go to last post

    My New Layout

    Thread Starter: Johne230

    Here it is guys give me your opinions please oh yes it is N scale

    Last Post By: Johne230 Yesterday, 10:54 AM Go to last post
    Alan Curtis

    Building the Andersley Western Railroad

    Thread Starter: Alan Curtis

    New switching layout underway. All track is laid and ready for wiring of slide switches which both control turnouts and provide power to frogs. Some structures are being reused from previous layouts but more are needed, either kitbuilt or scratchbuilt/kitbashed. The AW is freelance, but set in...

    Last Post By: Alan Curtis 10-27-2014, 08:38 AM Go to last post

    Container Yard

    Thread Starter: Larry

    I'm getting ready to add a large container yard to my layout. It will be 34" wide & 16ft long. Should I route out the plywood where the track is going or just leave it at the top of the plywood like everything else on the layout? In the pictures in the magazines it shows the tracks embedded in...

    Last Post By: 35tac 10-25-2014, 05:20 PM Go to last post

    Stall switch machines

    Thread Starter: rzw0wr

    I am to the point where I will be needing 18 switch machines. What do you suggest and why?

    Last Post By: tootnkumin 10-28-2014, 10:02 PM Go to last post