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Hey GeeTee, that makes sense to me!
Sherrel that’s what I was thinking, thank you!
I also have two NYC boxcars and a matching caboose to go with them.
Guess the next thing to do is see if they run, not sure what I’m going to do with them.
Would anyone happen to know which of these tenders goes with which of these locos?
I’m thinking the 999 is the New York Central and 666 is the Penn Central, based on the looks of the bodies and wheels.
Ok I’m assuming (yeah I know) you’re dealing with sectional curve track.
If the rail joiners are new they should hold fairly well, if not you could gently squeeze them.
Also make sure they’re code 83 joiners and not combination 83/100 joiners.
Now if it’s temporary track I’d use track nails or...
Ok I just reread the original question.
If the hidden staging is going to be put in place at the same base level then simply shave the cork down with a Surform or some kind of sander. I do this when going from mainline to sidings or industrial track.
If the base levels are not the same height...
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I just noticed that there are two bidders upping the price, 0ne has a...
Okay we all know the pros and cons of Feebay and there’s tons of topics both praising and blasting it.
I still like to peruse the listings tho for hard to find items or to get an idea of what an item is fetching on the market and I do have some goodies that I’ll likely list there.
For the most...
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