Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Patagonian Express

While working on the “C”, I have also been working on an old project, the Ferrocarril de Agricultor. Recently, I have been looking at videos of the Ferrocarriles de Argentinos (La Trochita) in the Patagonian region of Argentina. They had … Continue reading

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The “C’s” have it!

No, I am not talking about grades in school. The “C’s”, what I have nicknamed my “new”, at least to me, bench work design has what I am looking for in going forward with my layouts. I have not attached … Continue reading

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Introducing the “C”

Woodworking is another hobby I enjoy, but getting time to do woodworking, well there is even less of it than model trains. When I recently spoke of issues with “Keeney Creek” needing to be cleaned so often, it set me … Continue reading

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A plan index for NG&SL Gazette

A quick note for anyone trying to find plans in NG&SL Gazette. Here is an index for you to use.

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Several new links

As luck would have it, I managed to sprain my knee at work last week, so I have been putting ice on it and looking at Central and South American narrow gauge photographs at John West’s excellent website “A Life … Continue reading

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On the road to becoming a finescale modeler: Next stop “Synergy”

The blog has been quiet of late. I have been working in the basement…… Renaissance Renaissance |ˈrenəˌsäns, -ˌzäns| • (as noun a renaissance) a revival of or renewed interest in something. (from Websters) Synergy: synergy |ˈsinərjē|(also synergism |-ˌjizəm|) noun the … Continue reading

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