Model Railroads

Overall Objective
Model, in S-scale, the PRR Chartiers Branch during the summer of 1950 with battery-powered engines.

Interlocking Tower
Oct. 25, 2016: The American Model Builders kit building is finished. Next up are weathering, and creating a small diorama for the Houston S Gaugers train show Nov. 5 and 6.

Oct. 28, 2016: the basic trees are formed, but now the tedious finer branches need to be added; 1 done!

Projects Awaiting My Attention
- 9 freight cars need to be painted and/or lettered.
- module D: install manual turnout control.
- modules A, B: buy and install foam base material.
- module C: scratchbuild coal tipple.

Recent Web Site Updates
Sep. 18, 2016:
Module D's rail is mostly done.

Aug. 16, 2016:
Wild greenery around trees.

Aug. 14, 2016:
Installed divergent point rail.

Jul. 31, 2016:
Revised S-CAB article.

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