In the very early 1970's I received my first train set - made by MINITRIX ( made in Germany). It was a CN F7 striped - the detail was pretty good....
Were these cars ever produced in N Scale or is there a source for decals ?
Continuous Rail Train
And of course the inclement weather does help a little....less yard work or time with the classic car.
RAIN TIME IS TRAIN TIME !
I neglected the building of my layout for years. Then I retired.
In fall 2018 I committed to a local layout tour which took place in Spring 2019....
My current Canadian Heritage Locomotives ( Custom Paint in N scale of course )