Second Helix Operational

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The track gang has completed work on a second helix on the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale. As with the first helix, this is also a kit from Ashlin Designs

It doesn't get any easier than using these kits, if the specs work for you. This helix has two tracks -- the inner with a 32" radius and the outer with a 24" radius. Over2.5 turns the track rises 10 inches.

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Report of the Chief Engineer, Second Quarter 2015

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Construction on Jerry Britton's PRR Middle Division in HO Scale continues on, and ahead, of schedule. Three tasks were scheduled for the quarter and were completed ahead of schedule. They included the west end of Burnham, where the freight and passen...
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Expansion of Staging

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With quarterly goals met well in advance, the crew of the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale turned its attention to the expansion of Harrisburg/Enola and Altoona staging. Four through tracks were previously installed, leaving 16. Each of these requires...
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Mill Creek, Menzies, West Burnham Operational

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The crew of the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale has been busy and has already completed all of the goals for the quarter. Above is the west end of Burnham, Pa. In addition to a sand plant, it is home to both a passenger and a freight station. Passeng...
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Report of the Chief Engineer, First Quarter 2015

The chief engineer is please to report that the main line of the PRR Middle Division has been completed! Quality assurance is currently underway. Track one has been declared fit for service and revenue freight has commenced. A video is available on t...
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