I re-glued 14th Street down and trimmed it to fit. Now, I am going to turn my attention to the missing ground cover at the Shell oil depot. I have sifted dirt for the parking lot, but I don’t know if I should use dirt or cinders around the tanks. […]

Finished up some road work




Last night, I completed the Washington Blvd road crossing, I will be working on the 14th St. crossings on Monday

Crossing Washington…


This afternoon when I got home from work, I decided that the new Southern Pacific branch was exactly where I wanted it, so I have glued them down. I then turned to my attention to the crossing at 14th Street. The old “asphalt” between the rails didn’t look as nice […]

More upgrades today…


I found an old Atlas 90° crossing that I have had forever and a day, and I decided that it needed to be on my layout. I simply measured the distance from the edge of the layout, cut the rails with a Dremel, using a 420 cutting wheel (perfect for […]

My interlocking tower needed a reason to exist.