Gains Park Way - Thomas Layout in N

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Gains Park Way - Thomas Layout in N

Postby olliereading1123 » Thu Jan 17, 2008 11:49 pm

hi everybody

i am an n gauge modeller, at age 15 my collection of stock is more that adequet. i have attepted a layout on a 6x3 board, this didn't turn out well so i set out to design a new one, this one however would be for my thomas stock, built of Peco setrack and have detachable boards.

i have chosen to include:
- double track terminus
- engine shed, goods shed
- roads
- houses
- trees

i came up with the plan below
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Postby Raider » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:11 am

You need to upload your pictures to somewhere like Photobucket so that you can get them to display on the forum.

Sounds like an interesting plan.

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Postby olliereading1123 » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:28 am

here is the plan (not complete)

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Postby Taw Valley » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:46 am

i would of completed the plan before putting it up so it makes more sence , but its looking good so far

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Postby olliereading1123 » Fri Jan 18, 2008 5:29 pm

i will post some images of the completed track plan and progress so far, any comments or critiscisms of the plan are welcome.
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Postby olliereading1123 » Sat Jan 19, 2008 8:13 pm

Here is the final plan

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Postby Blaqkaudio009 » Sun Jan 20, 2008 12:08 pm

the plan is great, i love corner layouts, but if your modelling N, how comes you bid on 009?
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Postby Chuffer Chuff » Sun Jan 20, 2008 1:18 pm

That plan looks superb! I do like the station area!

I shall be watching with great interest, keep up the good work! :wink:
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Postby olliereading1123 » Sun Jan 20, 2008 1:37 pm

i bids on 00-9 because i have some spare board and i am going to make a small layout in 00-9
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Postby Blaqkaudio009 » Sun Jan 20, 2008 1:38 pm

oh right ok, cool! let me know when you do it!
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Postby olliereading1123 » Sun Jan 20, 2008 8:20 pm

fiddle yard is complete here is thomas
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Postby Chuffer Chuff » Sun Jan 20, 2008 9:46 pm

What make is "Thomas"? Bachmann or Hornby?
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Postby olliereading1123 » Sun Jan 20, 2008 9:51 pm

as this is an N gauge model thomas is made by tomix,

my stock so far:

Thomas - Annie, Clarabel
Henry - Express red coach, brake red coach
James - 2x box van, 2x open wagon, fuel tanker, S.C.Ruffey wagon
Percy - Mail wagon

All Tomix, waiting for another express coach and mail wagon to appear on eBay.
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Postby Chuffer Chuff » Sun Jan 20, 2008 9:53 pm

Ah yes, thanks for that!

For some reason I forgot your layout was in N gauge! :lol:
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Postby olliereading1123 » Tue Jan 22, 2008 8:07 pm

Here are some images of the fiddle yard

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Sorry about the quality, so what does everyone think so far?
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