A message from the admin…

All of us are going through a very uncertain and unprecedented time right now, a time I have never experienced…

Hoppers and tank cars….

Just the other day at lunch a friend mentioned seeing some of my weathered hoppers here on the website, so…

Finished, almost….

My current project is finished, except for its handrails and a future decoder. To finish this one, I sprayed a…

Project started….

Yesterday, I started working on the H10-44 as shown in my previous post. First was taping off all the window…

The Hitop gets a gift….

This past Friday, I received a gift from a mutual friend of the late Paul Sullivan. Two gifts actually from…

Next up….

As after the expansion is completed, there won’t be any other work along these lines, and as the original layout…

Another piece in hand….

Several more items for the layout and expansion arrived Saturday. These are the grass tufts with weeds, green bushes, and…

Coming soon….

Coming soon to the Hitop: more detail parts and scenery supplies for not only the expansion, but for the layout…

Coordination…..

Yesterday, we started out thinking we were just going to follow the Spring Street turn from Dickinson yard and return.…

And it begins….

With the crazy, unpredictable weather in Colorado, you never know what you’ll get this time of year. Sixty degrees one…

Christmas in January…..

Yes, it feels like Christmas all over again! My box from Spring Creek Model Trains arrived recently via UPS. Inside…