Track plan

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Testing out the track arrangement to see if it works and how it looks.

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When you get tired of working on benchwork and track laying, work on something else!
I wanted to turn my Athearn caboose into a little more familiar C27A lettered for the C&O. And more specifically the 904121, a caboose that spent a good part of its life working out of Plymouth Michigan. For you rivet counters out there I realize all the details are not exact for a C27A but its close enough for me. I especially like the blue patch underneath the number that reads "International assigned caboose must be returned to detroit Michigan"
Decals are from Steel Valley Models. He did an excellent job on these and I would recommend his decals.
Also for those who are not familiar this is an Athearn Genesis C27 lettered for the B&O. I simply re-lettered it for the C&O C27A series.
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Nice quality work!
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If anyone is interested in the progress, here are a few shots of the layout. I've been working on laying track, and wiring. I painted the foam before I started laying track as I thought in might be awhile before I get around to scenery. Brown looks slightly better than blue foam for now. I've also been fiddling with wiring underneath. trying to come up with the best way to wire it and be able to install operating signals in the future..
Also decaled and lightly weathered another caboose. This one is 904108, a caboose I have a photo of in the Plymouth yard in the late 80's
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Looking good!
PatC created a monster, 'cause nobody wants to see Don Simon no more they want AARR I'm chopped liver, well if you want AARR this is what I'll give ya, bad humor mixed with irrelevant info that'll make you roll your eyes quicker than a ~Z~ banhammer...

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A couple Yard Jobs pause by the yard office
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