My model workbench is still committed to other non modeling projects. The latest was testing and repairing the wife's outdoor spiral Christmas...
October 31, 1970
The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, known as Amtrak was created.
On this day, October 29th, 1856, the Barclay Railroad was officially opened.
Barclay Railroad was constucted to haul Barclay Mtn coal from the...
. Whatever it was, must have been waterborne from the Schuykill down to the Delaware because "I got done absolutely nothing, zip, nada, zero...
Just realized I haven't actually worked on any modeling projects for three weeks!
This weekend I'll regroup, keep it simple. Mount terminal...
Very nice video.
Fascinating boiler remains.
I love that it is a wood burner!
Spent the weekend in Bradford Co. Pa.
Walked about a mile of old S&NY RoW. Tried to find a 1930's coal truck to rail transfer siding...
Some of the hobby shops I used to visit would have a box of stuff for $1.00. I would by Quality Craft and Gloorcraft logging car kits whenever I...
12x12 is a nice size for N scale.
I wish I had that much room!
No modeling time but plenty of historical exploring.
We did the self guided driving tour of State Game Land 12 in Bradford County Pa.
No actual modeling this weekend.
We will spending some time up north in former Central Pa Lumber Company, and Barclay Coal Company territory....
I used the method shown on video to join two halves of a small layout. It aligned sections accurately and securely.
Maybe you could do...
Have you tried Yuengling's Lord Chesterfield Ale. It's my favorite.
Praise the lord and pass me a Chesterfield!
Nice track plan. I like how you have the engine service area off to the side.
I really like the Rdg station.
Thanks Big Jake!
Not much model railroading.
I did a lot of yardwork. While doing the last thing of the day, putting away the wheelbarrow, I twisted wrong and...
Nothing calibrated in my tools except an in/lb screwdriver, and scale.
Somebody correct me if I'm wrong (yeah like I really need to ask!)
Did you install insulated rail joiners at the frog end of the turnouts. All...