This was an obvious candidate. Central Valley Ties are the first major new track product in decades. You're thinking in the right direction. Later, Miller Electric donated transformers and rectifiers. My Dad may even have taken me along some time when he went there to buy supplies. I found that the styrene takes latex paint well from a roller, but it takes longer to dry than drywall, so be careful to wait long enough before applying additional coats. Posted by yankee flyer on Thursday, January 12, 3:
The complete easy to follow step by step instructions include many photo. The reason for this is that when I actually begin to lay down track, I want to make subtle adjustments in position based on what the structures would look like constrained to that track pattern. But that's where it stops. Finally, the skills improved, and with a "draw filing" of the railhead, the track improved. This requires a two sided, self supporting backdrop that starts at the end of the peninsula and gently curves away from the opposite side. Basic measurements could be taken off the surviving structure above , now converted to apartments, and the Historical Society had four old photos that all were labeled "New Woodstock Creamery".
Strip Mall backdrop building in HO scale
Dave Thanks for the web site. Gateway City 1, posts. I wanted my scale bridge to capture the full "flavor" of the original, in many ways the most intact artifact of my s recollections of the LVRR. The club began its annual tradition of open houses in It is on the east end of a 3 track, center siding a Harriman Siding. It should be about the consistency of heavy cream. It is now possible to match a view on the layout to this prototype photo.
Luckily the s photographer got a close-in shot of the delivery chutes system, because it is atypical. The bus bars used are a heavy brass bar with 8 large tapped holes with screws down into wire holes sufficient for a 10 AWG wire, and the brass is mounted on a pair of nylon standoffs. This riveted truss bridge stands on the abandoned LVRR ROW sans tracks just a few hundred feet north of the area I am modeling and its inclusion in my layout was a "must". The paint should make the wood white but not fill in the grain. Eastern Shore Virginia 3, posts. Price, Built-up and painted, ready to install: Posted by yankee flyer on Thursday, January 12,