PRR Middle Division in HO Scale Open House Slated

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Jerry Britton's PRR Middle Division in HO Scale has scheduled a public open house on Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. The address and map is available from The Model Railroad Open House web site, referenced below. The model railroad...
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More Backdrops

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Got many more backdrops installed on the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale today. All but about 10 feet are completed around the railroad. These are all color laser printed from documents sold by LARC Products. The lead image is Ryde, which is west of ...
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Follow The Build: Scratchbuilt Crossing, Part 6

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      In the final episode of this build, I fitted the approach tracks for each quadrant of the crossing. In each quadrant, one rail uses a standard rail joint and the other extends to, but does not quite meet, the frog. After test fit...
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Report of the Chief Engineer, Q3 2016

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The chief engineer of the Pennsylvania Railroad Middle Division in HO Scale is please to provide this construction update to the management, employees, and stockholders. As scheduled and previously reported, the Milroy Secondary portion of the Lewist...
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Follow The Build: Scratchbuilt Crossing, Part 5

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My next task on this project was to spike down the rails which had been temporarily CA'd to the ties.  I built upon a triple layer of homabed. I thought I had decent spikes on hand, but as the photo (right) illustrates, the heads are a bit heavy...
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