Layout Progress – February 2020

Following the update in November, when I had trains running on the main lines, I made the decision to go for full hand built track using plywood sleepers and functional chairs for the entire scenic section so the existing track was lifted and the track bed cleared.

Tim Horn etched the track plan from Templot on to 3mm plywood and this was then cut and fixed to the existing track bed:

I’m now in the process of gluing the ply sleepers, almost 3,000 of them, to the track bed.  The centre board is complete with the other two not far behind: