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|Posted: Sat Feb 4th, 2012 11:54 pm||
|Thanks for your comments guys. I appreciate it. However I should have been a bit more explicit in describing my intentions.
First this layout will be usable in the winter. I expect to be running snow plows through it Yes, standing there in the snow during a blizzard and running a snow plow through Gorgeous Gorge is my ideal of model railroading. Hey, that is as close as I'll ever get to a winter sport. Don't discourage me.
Secondly, I am making the layout in five foot long modules and I intend for each section to be removable to be set up elsewhere in Connecticut and New York. Both indoors and outdoors. Thus I do not want anything organic on my garden railroad. That does sound strange, doesn't it?
Also, since these modules will be transportable I want to make them as lightweight as possible. I figure on covering all the foam with ultra lightweight fiberglass. Then adhering the grass to that.
Thanks for following all this.
"I am not a grouch. It is just that I am right and everybody else is wrong."
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