PRR - Northern Central
Saturday, November 19, 2022
A View of the completed tank cars
Here are the completed cars sitting in the yard awaiting weathering. The first three are 8000 gallon cars that required the frame milling....
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Now we need an additional throttle
Well, now we need project box number two to use as a base for an old product called a RixRax hand held throttle with a long tether. So, I to...
Some Power Supplies for Shamokin
Well, I need a turnout motor power supply for the mine and Shamokin complex. I used 3 volt Switchmaster like high torque motors in RixRack m...
Taking a break and converting some Atlas tank cars to true 2 rail operation
As you all know, Atlas has reissued the Intermountain tank cars with diecast frames and their trucks and couplers. These are nice cars but t...
Saturday, October 29, 2022
Completing the Track Work into Shamokin
Well, the track plan has been decided on and now I am gluing the switch ties down to allow the passing siding from the main to the factory t...
Modifying a tool
When trying to make the headlight lens for the RS 1, which is 1/4 inch in diameter, I found that the leather punch I was going to use put a ...
Monday, October 10, 2022
Finishing the RS1
Previously, I had added canvas shades to a GP9. The Alco RS1 also had canvas shades so I had to do another engine. You have seen earlier pho...
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