Category: News

Operating the LAJ

While waiting for supplies to come in for the Brooklyn Terminal layout, I doubled back to other areas. As a host layout for the upcoming ProRail national operating convention, it’s time to make sure all of my ducks are in a row.  I’ll be running both the Downtown Spur and LAJ layouts simultaneously so will…


Modeling Streets

I wrote a detailed article on using photos to model streets in the February 2018 issue of RMC.


Fear of Making Mistakes

I wrote a blog on my business site, “The Fear of Making Mistakes”.  You can read it HERE.


Rail Gaps and Rail Joiners

For my “novice modeler” readers I just posted a blog on my business site on dealing with rail gaps and rail joiners.  You can read it HERE


The Next Adventure

  With only one locomotive project remaining, work on the LAJ layout is drawing to a close.  As I mentioned before, I’ve been thinking a lot about “what’s next?”.  Honestly, I thought I’d drift and wallow for awhile  trying to find something that motivated me.  Ideas come from the strangest places.  I was tuning the…