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Re: New layout

Postby CSD » Sat Apr 17, 2010 4:15 pm

Rock and roll, man!
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Re: New layout

Postby ConducTTor » Sun May 02, 2010 8:36 pm

The first lap has been taken :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: New layout

Postby AstroGoat760 » Sun May 02, 2010 11:41 pm

ConducTTor wrote:The first lap has been taken :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Now to get some North American Proto trains to strut their stuff on your layout...
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Re: New layout

Postby ConducTTor » Sun May 09, 2010 10:37 pm

Access holes have been cut into the "table tops" (<---nice, huh?). Now I need to glue and screw them to the sub structure and I'll be ready to start laying the cork and track for the staging :grin:

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Re: New layout

Postby BTTB Fan » Mon May 10, 2010 8:34 am

It's cool to see the projet taking shape!
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Re: New layout

Postby ConducTTor » Mon May 10, 2010 6:09 pm

BTTB Fan wrote:It's cool to see the projet taking shape!


Yeah man, I get more and more excited with each completed step :dance:
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Re: New layout

Postby BTTB Fan » Mon May 10, 2010 8:14 pm

Yeah! I am still waiting for the better weather to move on with my module construction...
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Re: New layout

Postby ConducTTor » Wed May 19, 2010 3:09 pm

Laying rail for the staging:

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Re: New layout

Postby gabbysuz » Wed May 19, 2010 11:47 pm

Looks Great ! :thumbup: I bet the anticipation of your first train rolling
through is building !! What have you decided on turnout control ? motor - Tortoise ? or manual throw ?
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Re: New layout

Postby ConducTTor » Thu May 20, 2010 10:21 am

gabbysuz wrote:I bet the anticipation of your first train rolling through is building !!


Indeed!

gabbysuz wrote:What have you decided on turnout control ? motor - Tortoise ? or manual throw ?


Actually I'm going to try to mod old BTTB switch machines to work with the new switches. If that doesn't work out, I'll have to think about it. Definitely won't be manual though.
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