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  1. Paul and NthBasement, thanks for your...

    Paul and NthBasement,
    thanks for your explanation I understand better now. I am not advanced enough (skill wise) to go beyond basic wiring. I still have not connected the turnouts all three on my...
  2. I am still somewhat confused. If I power both...

    I am still somewhat confused. If I power both sets of tracks from the same throttle I may be able to have the trains go thru a double slip switch to the other track and I can still control it and a...
  3. Can kato double track have different address be controlled by one throttle

    Sorry for the kryptic title I can edit a post but not a topic,

    Can I have two locos running in different directions on Kato Unitrack double track connected by a double slip switch and use one...
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    The new office motivational posters. ...

    The new office motivational posters.

    ď MEDIOCRITY THE NEW MARK OF EXCELLENCE ď
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    Never mind :mad:

    Never mind :mad:
  6. If you remember the Sears catalog your dating...

    If you remember the Sears catalog your dating yourself :D
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    This is a big weekend for me. I hooked up a DCC...

    This is a big weekend for me. I hooked up a DCC set today and ran my first DCC loco around and around until my cats got dizzy. Now I am sitting and just watching it go around and around at very slow...
  8. WD40 the duct tape for separating instead of...

    WD40 the duct tape for separating instead of mending. :D
  9. I was thinking of the paper and cardboard strips....

    I was thinking of the paper and cardboard strips. Maybe a light first coat and a thicker one after the first layer.
    I wonder if I used some precast rock faces stuck to it like Woodland Scenics...
  10. I was wondering if any one has used spray foam like tough stuff for scenery.

    I am sitting in my chair looking at another rainy day in SE Mi. Seeing as I have free time until 4:40 I was wondering if this type of foam could be used with newspaper wads instead of plaster cloth. ...
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    I use my iPad Pro or my iPhone much simpler for...

    I use my iPad Pro or my iPhone much simpler for a technology challenged senior
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    I am throwing plaster cloth on my reused foam...

    I am throwing plaster cloth on my reused foam risers. I am starting to think a trip to what do you call it Mark? Buy new risers and starter inclines.
    I wonder what if anything I can use to level...
  13. I wonder if my spouse would understand if I told...

    I wonder if my spouse would understand if I told her I was going to look at a train and was gone for a few days?
  14. Did you follow the Kato plan or did you freelance...

    Did you follow the Kato plan or did you freelance it a bit? I have the risers pinned down with the track laying on top. I found my track differed in small ways from the Kato plans. I ordered the...
  15. Okay maybe a real time saver. I watched a video...

    Okay maybe a real time saver. I watched a video last night from Fifer Hobby about using masking tape rather then plaster cloth to lay the roadbed on the foam risers. Anyone tried this? If you have...
  16. Do I use cork or foam roadbed with Kato Unitrack?

    Hi all it’s marksomebody asking for help again
    to bring you up to speed I gave up on Atlas Code 80 track and went with Kato Unitrack it really is a pleasure to assemble and fit to the plan.

    All...
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    Free shipping!

    Free shipping!
  18. Paul, thanks for your encouragement. Believe it...

    Paul,
    thanks for your encouragement. Believe it or not The USPS delivered my track from Tony’s Trains today Memorial Day. Okay now I get go bother the track gurus again
    I’ll probably hit 40 by the...
  19. Okay I am going to try to post again...

    Okay I am going to try to post again https://share.icloud.com/photos/0XU9IZfXYm_yUeFJFMGAWV9YQ#Home
  20. Ahh The late great Pennsylvania Railroad.

    Ahh The late great Pennsylvania Railroad.
  21. Okay maybe this will work I use apple photos but...

    Okay maybe this will work I use apple photos but I need to reduce the size? As I said I am in the Apple ecosystem.
    Nope. Guess I have call my friend Mr Google.
  22. No road name bias. I finally put together a track...

    No road name bias. I finally put together a track to run a train I had recently purchased a bunch of n Kato track and a few? Locos both diesel and steam. I believe most had been in storage for the...
  23. Need advice on motive power for the Scenic Ridge

    Hi as you may have read I am building the scenic ridge. I am going to use dcc since I donít understand wiring well.
    What I would like is smaller diesel power from the mid 1940-1960. I want to be...
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    What is your foam attached to? It looks like you...

    What is your foam attached to? It looks like you pieced it together for maximum coverage and not really worrying about the seams
  25. Tell my wife that !

    Tell my wife that !
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