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Automated Load Swapping Update
Automated Load Swapping
A canal barge and tuilips on the
Bicycles on the Inglenook
Speakers for Viduta Timber Co.
Updated sound track
Speakers for the Inglenook sounds.
An ambient sound track for the Inglenook
The Shoebox Inglenook is
Experiments with three Bachman 0-4-0
The Cheese Shop and Wooden Shoe
Factory get signage.
The Shoebox Inglenook nears
Chivers Baldwin gets a replacement
Cobblestone paving on the
Wiring and control panel on the
Mockup and trackwork on the
Progress on the Viduta Timber
Company (formerly The Next Layout)
The AHM Baldwin is nearly
Front Pilot for the AHM Baldwin
Rear coupler for
the AHM Baldwin
Front coupler and pilot for
the AHM Baldwin
A new addition to the Motive Power roster
AHM Baldwin gets a paint job
mods on the Chivers Baldwin conversion
fitting the details on the AHM Baldwin
AHM Baldwin gets handrails, sunshades, etc.
AHM Baldwin gets larger steam cylinders
real weight for the AHM Baldwin
is forming on The Next Layout
an AHM Baldwin to a LifeLike 0-6-0 chassis
Switchbacks and water channel on The
Dual gauge track on The Next Layout
The Next Layout gets some roadbed
All-foam support structure for the Next Layout
Fitting track on the Next Layout
A new look at the Next Layout
Work begins on a Chivers Baldwin
conversion - first, a Nigel Lawton remotoring kit.
Climax gets a crew.
The Climax nears completion - metal roof,
siphon hose, and firewood.
A spark arrestor for the Climax.
The Climax gets a roof and siphon piping.
Weathering the Climax
The Monte Sano RR gets a steam dummy!
Steam engine and piping in place.
Steam cylinders and piping start to take
Some paint and details on the Climax.
Climax gets sideboards and roof supports.
Climax gets handrails for the water tank end.
Storm Arlene keeps me indoors, so the Climax gets some stake pockets
flatcar is added to the rolling stock
starts on the Class A Climax
Egger-Bahn and the Plymouth meet on the trestle
view of the Monte Sano Railroad Layout
Egger Bahn loco on the layout
Spring scene is improved
Stone moves on the
conveyor to the cars.
The stone crusher scene
Some work on the Shoebox
Bell, whistle, and pilots
The Egger Bahn pilots with MT
of the Plymouth coupler installation
Egger Bahn decoupler for the Shoebox Inglenook
A toolbox and some tiny tools for both locos
Plymouth diesel is finished!
Plymouth diesel is painted
The Egger-Bahn cab is repainted
Egger-Bahn gets smokebox and cab paint
Egger-Bahn gets spark arrestor
Egger-Bahn gets a headlight and a coal bunker
work on the Egger-Bahn loco
Dome arrangement on the Egger-Bahn loco
portable boiler to provide steam for the rock crusher scene
suggestion for "The Next Layout" from Larry Smith
steam engine for the rock crusher scene
new design from Jon Song°ygard for "The Next Layout"
version of "The Next Layout"
Christmas micro layout
More work on
Making a Plymouth
Inglenook (click button above)
on Americanizing the Egger-Bahn
trestle gets some bracing
track is laid!
video of the
ravine gets some vegetation and the trestles are in place
view of the stones under the trestle
of 4 wheelers
Two AHM Baldwins
join the roster
from the actual site
exposed styrofoam covered and
decisions on finishing the
the moonshine still gets some
line gets a gondola
the still is located in a grove
near the spring
a moonshine still
page on steam dummies
test fitting the trestle at the
front of the ravine
the big ravine gets a trestle at
the upper end
trees! & I split the construction
into two pages.
some ground cover added
rock outcrops get color
the little caboose gets an
surface texture and rock outcrops
added pictures of scenes to be modeled
the terrain gets some plaster cloth added
added photo of
Egger-Bahn loco on
7/26/03 added photos of Plymouth and