PRR - Northern Central
Sunday, December 10, 2023
Repairing a Key F7B Unit
Well, this is part of a longer story of an A/B set that derailed and fell off the track and went to the floor about 7 feet below. The B unit...
Friday, December 1, 2023
Adding a new Industry
Well, I have to get some customers for the railroad so the Real Estate Development group went out and was soliciting new industries. They ca...
Wednesday, November 29, 2023
Finishing the ramp upgrade
Well, it took me a while to find the ballast I had used in this area as I have about 4 ballast types on the layout. Here you can see the bal...
Sunday, November 26, 2023
Upgrading Older Magnetic Ramps
As I operated the layout, it became apparent that some of the early magnetic ramps were set too high and caused the glad hands of the couple...
Friday, November 17, 2023
Another source for a tender
So, a more recent model than the 50 year old US Hobbies I1, is the Sunset I1. It has a short tender, the 90f82 as well. It, too, is a bit de...
Updating a 50 year old tender - A PRR 90f82 tender from an I1
These photos are from my recent work to bring a US Hobbies tender into the current age with additional details. They are a bit out of order,...
Friday, September 15, 2023
Back to the layout - wiring Glen Burnie
Well, I can walk now and standing for a little while is not too bad, so it is under the layout we go. Glen Burnie JCT panel is the first to ...
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