A visit to the layouts at the 2018 railway hobby show - video

March 12, 2018

Part of the fun for us is the opportunity to travel around the country visiting model train shows...

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Tools of the Trade

February 22, 2018 2 Comments

...be careful not to overlook the importance and necessity of tools. Although they can be expensive, they are well worth the expense.

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Weathering Basics: India Ink and Rubbing Alcohol

February 16, 2018 1 Comment

One of my favorite tools for weathering is the simple combination of India Ink and rubbing alcohol. It is easy to make and handy for numerous applications. 

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Trestle Benchwork | Saving the Daneburg Subdivision

January 07, 2018 6 Comments

I was very pleased with how the legs turned out. I had my doubts about them and fortunately those all turned out to be non-issues.

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Saving the Daneburg Subdivision - Episode 6

November 14, 2017 3 Comments

In this final episode hear from Pelle about what got him started modeling and what made him create the Daneburg Subdivision.

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SAVING THE DANEBURG SUBDIVISION - EPISODE 5

November 07, 2017 5 Comments

Putting together this Sectional Layout went more smoothly that we had hoped.

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ERA Films: Chasing Pelle Soeborg's HO Scale Daneburg Subdivison Layout on a train

November 06, 2017 2 Comments

It is appropriate that a Union Pacific-based layout would be shipped on a Union Pacific train.

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Saving the Daneburg Subdivision - Episode 4

October 31, 2017 5 Comments

Check out this video overview about the process of building the super cool trestle style legs we are using for benchwork!

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Catching the Daneburg Subdivision in Port

October 24, 2017 1 Comment

A little bit of research showed me the S.F.-Oakland ferry passes by the Port of Oakland and stops nearby at Jack London Square. Aha!

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Saving the Daneburg Subdivision - Episode 3

October 23, 2017

Check out our new video: Saving the Daneburg Subdivision: Episode 3

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What about DCC? Digital Command Control for the Daneburg Subdivision

October 19, 2017 6 Comments

With a layout arriving any day and no DCC to run it we needed to figure out what to use...

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Saving the Daneburg Subdivision - Episode 2

October 12, 2017 4 Comments

Check out our new video: Saving the Daneburg Subdivision: Episode 2

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