Here's me posing with the AFT in downtown Wichita.
I'm sad to hear about Bob's passing. I remember him enjoying the KC Frisco convention. Comforting thoughts to his family and many friends.
Working on another layout track plan. I'll clean up the latest and post it - next week?
It's an E-shaped "walk-in" resulting in a point-to-point....
Keith, I like your techniques with the LEDs.
These are cool to see - thanks for scanning them, Keith.
It's interesting how Mr. Riley had his own way of filling out the book, not always using...
Is this PDF just of the cover?
Frisco Santa by Bruce Adams posted Dec 21, 2011 at 10:11 AM
Okay, here's a cleaner (?), saner (?) plan.
No more reversing loop.
Fewer turnout off the mainline. Long passing siding (18 50' cars) along the...
I used * and liked * Right Track software back in the days when it came on a floppy disk! But I'm a Mac user now, so there's not a way...
Chris, I think that's a good suggestion. Using a picture of a real location will automatically add authenticity, and give the best sort of pattern...
Bill, thanks for your thoughts. I would like to have a tunnel, but probably just a short one and decorative at that.
My idea (today) is to have it...
Very good looking trees!
Question - what software are you using for your track plan?
Will this require a special movement a la high / wide load? Or a depressed flat car?
Who could be depressed with a fun, tasty cargo such as this?!
Several days and many revisions later, here's where things are at the moment!
It isn't final, but it's come a long way. I've gained square...
Great stuff! I plan to "tape out" these ideas on the basement floor this weekend and see how things fit. If I can steal some additional square...
If you look at my image posted above on Friday at 6:11 p.m., you can see the open area on the lower-left that is the entry to the...
Thanks, Brandon. This is cool, and I will study it further. I really appreciate your comments, too.
You've really maximized the continuous running...
I'll do that.
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