What shape? or “And then there were 9”

AN “OUT-AND-BACK!”

Sn2 Modeler

What should the setup be for the NMRA show in October?  My de-facto is point to train-length turn-table.  But that would that be acceptable for 2 full days of running for the public?  Would the crew get tired of turning trains?

What if we could run point to loop?  One of the modules is a junction, could that be used in combination with existing modules and simple additions to make a reversing loop?  The S-scale Workshop had done similar (See track plan at: http://sscale.org/1261/volume-3-no-3-the-s-scale-workshop-north-shore-train-show-2014/) with great success.  Trevor Marshall commented that the new loops enabled them to run more trains and longer trains than before (with their train turn-tables)

So, what could be done with my modules?

Bigelow and Carabassett on the main, going to a loop.  The single track my itself would have to be built Bigelow and Carabassett on the main, going to a loop. The single track my itself would have to be built

Above was my first thought.  The idea is to preserve the Carrabassett river…

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About Jonathan Caswell

Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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