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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: BLewis49 Yesterday, 12:35 PM Go to last post
    Bill Tidler Jr.

    Running Bear's Coffee Shop XLVIII

    Thread Starter: Bill Tidler Jr.

    Time for an update! Don't forget to tip the waitresses! Good Morning! Snow today with a high of 34.

    Last Post By: chessie_system3 03-24-2015, 06:45 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 03-24-2015, 06:22 AM Go to last post
    Bill Tidler Jr.

    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: Flip Today, 03:57 AM 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 03-22-2015, 11:50 AM Go to last post

    metal wheels. which is better?

    Thread Starter: rustam

    All greetings! Maybe I did not suggest a new topic))) And yet - what metal wheels better? I have a lot of kit models, such as Bowser, Accurail, C&BT Shops, Athearn. Plastic wheels sets do not look at this. Although a good move))) Can you please tell what metal wheels better? What is the...

    Last Post By: logandsawman 03-23-2015, 11:45 AM Go to last post