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  • September 21, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,668 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    by William Mitchell Photos by the author A pair of Stewart CP Rail C630s head up a string of hoppers testing a newly laid section of track on the authors Sicamous Junction layout. The spline sub-roadbed the author is using was made from fiberboard. ...
  • June 28, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,490 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    TOP LEFT: You should complete the major portion of your trackwork before "sinking" the ties into the Urethane foam baseboard. Hold the track in place with straight pins. The foam is soft enough so that holes can be drilled by merely twisting a sharp...
  • April 12, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 2,238 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by V. S. Roseman Photos by the author One friend who saw this article coming out of my printer was a bit confused by the title - was Roseman finally going to build all his models from brass and wood because plastic was giving him such...
  • Invalid date - posted by Christopher Brimley - 3,340 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    Handlaid code 40 N-scale rail greatly enhances the prototype appearance of N scale scenes. By Doug Geiger. MMR Our hobby is witnessing the increasing popularity of scale standards and proto type modeling. Better adherence to actual ra...
  • Invalid date - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,666 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    By Jim Mansfield illustrations by LaViolette A. Martin This third in a series of hand-laid track articles covers the description of crossing components, and the construction of rail frogs and guardrails. A nice piece of track work is the rail crossing...