In for maintenance….

In for maintenance soon will be GP7 5628 and GP9 7466 which both need headlights replaced, more than likely with…

And a bit more…

Recently, including yesterday, I was doing a few more odds and ends on the layout. One was adding a few…

Ten shades of black….

The title pretty much describes the locomotive fleet of Penn Central. From freshly painted diesels to absolutely filthy ones, Penn…

Hitop happenings…

This week has found me doing some odds and ends on the layout despite some medical issues. I had recently…

This week on the Hitop….

Another hot week here temperature wise, so working on projects inside. Most recent project is to finally change the number…

Recent Hitop happenings….

With it still in the low to mid-nineties, not much operating has been going on. However, I’ve been busy working…

Interesting new product….

This one I think I’ll check out, especially the weeds and/or thickets that are offered. I just found this product…

The ProtoThrottle…..

Here we have the ProtoThrottle made by Iowa Scaled Engineering. The throttle is a beauty as far as design and…

Another project complete…

I’ve finally weathered up the concrete K-Rail barriers that a friend graciously made for me using a 3D printer. First…

Unfortunately…

Unfortunately I must write this short post today on an issue that has cropped up several times. The issue concerns…