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…

Details, details….

It’s all in the details. Details on a model railroad in my opinion add a great amount of realism to…

Bits and pieces….

Still in the hot dog days of summer here with temperatures in the low to mid-nineties, so not much going…

On the layout today….

Today on the layout, I’ve placed the two recent project cars in Dickinson yard. I just have to print some…

JMRI update….

Well, I still have to learn the full ins and outs of the JMRI OperationsPro, but it’s coming along. The…