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Posted by Postwar Paul on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 8:35 PM

Thank you!!

I've got so many ideas floating around...

Contemplating my next move...

I always love looking at any, and all layouts, regardless of scale, or gauge. Many great ideas out there, maybe some I will try to adapt to my humble 8x8 layout !!

 I get inspired looking at others work, makes me want to try !

Isn't that what it's all about ?

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:03 PM

 I have more scenery built and primered, for the canyon entrance

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:10 PM

 I moved my semaphore up on a platform

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:17 PM

 The Lionel track will duck into a tunnel, and hidden trackage, popping out on my " bridge "

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:22 PM

 Like so...

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:27 PM

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:35 PM

 I like the southwestern color palette !

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Posted by Penny Trains on Thursday, August 29, 2019 7:02 PM

Postwar Paul
Many great ideas out there,

Here's one that John Grams employed:

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Thursday, August 29, 2019 8:42 PM

Penny Trains

 

 
Postwar Paul
Many great ideas out there,

 

Here's one that John Grams employed:

 

What is striking when you go overseas, the complete lack of OSHA. If you fall off the cliff, that's your dumb mistake...

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Thursday, August 29, 2019 8:43 PM

 Here is with proper paint

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Thursday, August 29, 2019 8:47 PM

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Thursday, August 29, 2019 8:51 PM

 What I have so far...

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Thursday, August 29, 2019 8:55 PM

 Next project will be a bridge for AF, and foreground Lionel tracks

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Thursday, August 29, 2019 9:00 PM

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Posted by Penny Trains on Friday, August 30, 2019 7:22 PM

What a great spot for unloading milk cans!  Wink  Look out beloooooow!  Laugh

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Posted by rtraincollector on Friday, August 30, 2019 8:03 PM

Penny Trains

What a great spot for unloading milk cans!  Wink  Look out beloooooow!  Laugh

Or logs or gravel dump cars.

 

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Friday, August 30, 2019 11:15 PM

 One of the fun things about the Toy Train hobby is the operating cars. I'm running a train of them.

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Friday, August 30, 2019 11:20 PM

 I moved my UCS strip from the original location, which would be inside the tunnel now

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Friday, August 30, 2019 11:25 PM

 I want to see, and enjoy my operating cars. Not only will this location need a bridge, but some receptacle for jettisoned material...

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Friday, August 30, 2019 11:31 PM

Drop depth charges !!!

 

 I don't have the correct barrels, but chucking these dowels is a blast !!!

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Friday, August 30, 2019 11:37 PM

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Friday, August 30, 2019 11:39 PM

Got excited, and forgot to caption the last shot !!

The dump cars are my favorites!!

Want to get a log dump car next !!

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Posted by Penny Trains on Saturday, August 31, 2019 6:25 PM

Yeah.  That's one of the things that bugs me about having a small layout space, there's only room for one extremely short siding for the milk car and platform.  All the other open spaces on my wonky ovoid are either out of sight or, like you had, inside a tunnel.  Sad  Oh well!  One of these days I'll get the S gauge it's own board and then I can have operating cars besides the kind where a man opens a door.  Wink

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Saturday, August 31, 2019 6:33 PM

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Yeah.  That's one of the things that bugs me about having a small layout space, there's only room for one extremely short siding for the milk car and platform.  All the other open spaces on my wonky ovoid are either out of sight or, like you had, inside a tunnel.  Sad  Oh well!  One of these days I'll get the S gauge it's own board and then I can have operating cars besides the kind where a man opens a door.  Wink

 

I guess you can " flip the coin" and look at it this way :

a small layout space forces discipline! Tough choices, and priorities...

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Saturday, August 31, 2019 6:34 PM

Here's the latest wrinkle :

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Posted by Postwar Paul on Saturday, August 31, 2019 6:42 PM

 Rock formations on the backdrop based on the Bisti Wilderness of New Mexico

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