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Milroy Operational

IMG 1112Milroy, the eastern terminus of the Milroy Secondary, is now operational. The above view is eastward. The track running down the middle is temporary. To its right are two opposing turnouts (see image below). These turnouts will create an approximate ...
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Allensville Operational

IMG 1115The Allensville block, on the fictional Pennsylvania Midland Railroad, has become operational. A portion of the block, which spans the stairway, was completed last year. This section spans the aisle between the stairway and Big Valley yard. In the im...
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Construction Update

IMG 1078Took a rare mid-week day off "for the heck of it", and headed to the basement. I've been busy working on a bit of everything lately, mostly electrical. Today I tore into the last few feet of benchwork to complete the branch on the upper level. This i...
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Chief Engineer Delivers Q4 Construction Report

IMG 1013On the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale, the Chief Engineer has delivered his Q4 construction report. It was mentioned last week that construction goals for the quarter were not met, for the first time in several years. That sent shares spiraling by 8...
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New Control Panel

IMG 1038The PRR Middle Division in HO Scale has a new main control panel, needed for the new PowerShield X and RRampmeter products discussed in previous blog posts. The power flow for the command station and each boosters run parallel across the board, first...
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