I was out for a drive yesterday and saw BNSF pulling a massive double stack load with some TOFCS tossed on there, it was impressive. No BSNF locos in my fleet so I’m pullin what I have with some UP power 😀 I also added some detail to the white trailers.
First I took the entire car apart including the seats. Then I made the “T” wipers out of some .30 (iirc) brass strips, soldering at the joint. To fit them flush you might need to trim this area on both sides, I used my hobby knife and a file to clean it up. Install the […]
I’ve been looking for these for some time now and found some on a facebook group. They look great but my track needs to be finished before they’ll roll great. Sadly the loco isnt DCC so and I have no BNSF locos so I’ll be pulling em with some good ol UP power.
I guess we consumers are Atlases QA team. I think they just roll these units out without checking a single one. Any time I order brand new Atlas switches, the China made ones, there is aways a 20% defective rate. In most cases its related to the point rail. The really bad ones have to […]
Here is the start of my under pass 😀
Went to the LHS hoping they had the 2% incline starter sets and risers.. Lucky me they did!
I had no idea that my layout would turn out to be a double loop, one using a reversing triangle, the other a typical reversing loop. A simplified version of the current layout How I hooked it up The result