Monthly Archives: September 2014

Woodlark Central #3 – What’s the grade?

Yesterday my son and I surveyed the grade.  I setup a laser level on my camera tripod.  It was not easy making it perfectly level when rotating round and round.  Then my son rotated the level and I took measurements … Continue reading

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Woodlark Central #2 – Proposed design for 28′ radius

Here is a proposal for a 28′ minimum radius version of the Woodlark Central.  Click here to understand the Woodlark Central. Thoughts The house is not shown, it as at the bottom of the drawing.  The house sits 4-5 feet … Continue reading

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Woodlark Central #1- Background, Givens, and Druthers

Ever since I was a boy, I’ve thought it would be cool to have my own live steam railroad.  Now that I’m a grown up, I working to put that dream into play. Background When I was a boy, we’d … Continue reading

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1″ Scale Track Standards

My father wrote a web article about the 1″ scale track standards.  Read it here.

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