Author Archives: Chugman
I think having fascia around the perimeter of the layout gives it a real finished look. After visiting a friend’s layout that had curved his fascia, I was hooked and knew that I had to change mine to be curved … Continue reading
My son, Jim, completed getting my track plan entered into RR Track software and here are the first prints. The lower level is at the top and the upper level at the bottom.
I have been wanting to add backdrop buildings behind my Chicago Union Station for sometime. A friend Doug B. recently had to dismantle his layout as he is moving and I was able to acquire some of his buildings that … Continue reading
I am finally getting around to building my curved bridge. I originally was going to make it a wood trestle, but since it’s double-tracked I didn’t like the looks of it. So I studied every type of railroad bridge that … Continue reading
I have started working on an industrial park area that will have three sidings and several businesses. The main plant will be a custom built Wonder Bread Bakery.