occupied a space in my family room of approximately 3' by 6'6".
The rather odd shape was determined by doorways located to the left
and back sides of the layout and resulted in a layout size of just
over 11 sq. ft. When I drew the plan, I had several criteria in mind:
layout would be dual gauge - On30 and On18.
would be continuous run, if possible.
would be a work area on a sliding shelf.
would be a control panel on a sliding shelf.
would be an interchange between the On30 and On18 portions of the layout.
I managed to achieve most of my objectives with the above plan.
Originally I hadn't thought of a waterfront scene but at the
suggestion of Carl Arendt (Micro
LAYOUTS for Model Railroads)
and Ian Holmes (Ian's
I included one on a slide-out which swaps with the work shelf.
have updated the pages from my old website so, if you are still
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