2017/03/22

Back in the old Ohio Electric days ...

Ohio Electric wooden Boxcar with clerestory roof

HO scale wooden boxcar, laser cut body and frame, 3D printed roof, Kadee #501 trucks, Sergent couplers

2017/03/14

Speak of the (Red) Devil and he will appear...

Cincinnati & Lake Erie "Red Devil" High Speed Interuban car - N scale 

Cincinnati & Lake Erie "Red Devil" rear end
In time for presentation ay the East Penn Traction Meet in Allentown, May 2017, comes the Cincinnati & Lake Erie "Red Devil" High Speed Interuban car in N scale, motorized with a Tomytec TM-TR04 drive. The car has Cincinnati ABC trucks and a dummy trolley pole. The fine pilot is "cast" to the 3Dprinted body






2017/02/18

San Diego Siemens S70 in N scale...


Siemens S70 LRV N scale San Diego
Siemens S70 LRV N scale San Diego
... got its pantograph and windshields. With two Tomytec drives and all wheels wired, its a really good runner, never stalling. Moving forward ...

2017/02/11

N scale Siemens S70 LRV

I downsized my Siemens S70 HO drawing to N scale and put it on two cannibalized Tomytec drives and a custom made central floor section. Making the paper bellows in this scale is a little bit tricky, as doing the paint job.

2017/02/06

Building a laser cut Interurban Freight Trailer [1]



Building a laser cut Interurban Freight Trailer in less than 10 minutes ... This is an experimental car kit, intended to become a modular kit for any open Interurban Freight Trailer: flat car with or without stacks, low board or high board gondola. More details about this project soon...