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Moving to Florida necessitated buying a free standing building for the new layout as basements are rare. 



Track plan updated June 2003


The layout plan is a full walk around "sincere" with "hidden" staging on each end. The upper level staging is 75" high permitting a walk under for most people. The plan is a double track main line and mileage is added with the peninsula and spiral back peninsula.

Including the staging area the dimensions are approximately 40x60

The plan details have not yet been added. Click on the plan to see it full size.


July 2002 Hugo Pallesen visited from Reims France and helped me get a start.   The owner of the building was kind enough to let us in before we officially closed.

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We laid out the beginning of the wall, staging yard,  and entrance to the layout from staging I took occupancy of the building 8/20/2002

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Materials are bought and delivered.  The studs for the wall, 60 sheets of 1/2" plywood, wallboard and 1x4's  The layout wall was precisely placed and started. The walk under upper staging yard connection is tested

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Lets build a wall

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Finally real work on the railroad


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Some Details


Don Wood of Easeeinterface helping to build the back plane New C/MRI back plane
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