Frisco River Division - Cape Girardeau Southwestern

Discussion in 'Divisions' started by klrwhizkid, Apr 16, 2009.

  1. gstout

    gstout Member Supporter

    Two inches works out to around 14.5 feet in 1:1 scale. I think the prototype center is 14 feet.

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  2. geep07

    geep07 Member

    20220616_221352.jpg 20220616_221121.jpg Attached are samples of straight and curved track on 2" center. 20220616_221559.jpg 20220616_221853.jpg 20220616_221918.jpg 20220616_222100.jpg 20220616_222405.jpg
    Photo 1) 2" centers in Lindenwood Yard.
    Photo 2) 2" center on a 36" , 34" Radius Curve showing a Autorack and passenger cars.
    Photo 3) Same cars with minimal clearance.
    Photo 4) Same cars on a 30" , 28" Radius.
    Photo 5) Same cars with minimal clearance.
    Last edited: Jun 18, 2022
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  3. klrwhizkid

    klrwhizkid Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporter

    Here is the latest structure built to be added to my layout. Another Taylor-made (Doug Taylor that is.) structure; the Missouri Pacific Depot in Cape Girardeau. I have to add the signs.
    Cape Girardeau MP Depot 69 brick only.jpg IMG_8045.JPG IMG_8046.JPG IMG_8041.JPG
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  4. kenmc

    kenmc KenMc Supporter


    Does that ever bring back memories! In my early years at Trinity Lutheran School, I used to sit by the windows and crane my neck to see the Mopac job run out Independence Street every afternoon.

    Wonderful times.

    Thank you for modeling them.

    Ken McElreath
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  5. geep07

    geep07 Member

    Is this the Doug Taylor that models the Pennsylvania & East Broad Top RR?
  6. klrwhizkid

    klrwhizkid Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporter

    This is true.
  7. qaprr

    qaprr Member Supporter

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