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Visualizing A 1:55n3 Gas Switcher With Digital Graphics
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W C Greene wrote: As I remember, Mr. Allen's first layout was a 4 by 6 footer,
and he incorporated it into the G & D.
Something to think about...
Most of the great layout builders started small.
I have always had the conflict,
of whether to build a toy train set, or a layout.
Now that I am fully making a home made layout,
I can't imagine even buying pre-made telegraph poles,
much less anything else.
It's gonna take time,
before even this tiny layout gets sorta finished.
Got a huge list of To Do's already,
more rolling stock - a steam loco - a grain elevator -
a gold mine - a engine house - a train station - etc.
____________________ Did I ever mention that I like trains?
W C Greene
Make as much as you can yourself.
Then you will have stuff that nobody else has and the fun of making it all with your own hands.
Of course there are some things that might need to be bought, but that's the hobby.
____________________ It doesn't matter if you win or lose, its' how you rig the game.
Over the years my only "layout" was an oval,
and I admit to spending hours running,
I mean operating my trains on that oval.
A lot of fun.
Regards, Dave L.
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