On order…..

On order for the last bit of expansion is this kit from Walther’s, the Superior paper mill, which will become … More

Next project….

My next project for the Hitop is this Walther’s Penn Central coil car, just arrived today from Spring Creek Model … More


I’ve now finished the Western Fruit Express refrigerator car. This one will be for the Hitop, delivering western fruit and … More

Next up….

Next up on the workbench is the other Athearn Genesis car mentioned previously, the RBWX refrigerator car. The car again … More

Subtle variations….

When you’re out watching prototype rail action, and you’ve worked for a prototype railroad, it’s easy to pick up on … More

Railfan on the loose….

Indeed, yesterday we were out for hours chasing trains on the Hitop. We particularly wanted to follow the Valley job, … More