> From: gerrystanding@...
> Subject: Re: Noch Sonnenalpe layout?
> Hi "people" I hope Im "not " breaking in to your
> discussion; but Im
> appreaciating this "ongoing discussion;"-- I ; kind
> of; 'inherited" a
> Sonnenalpe 87050
> lay-out; so I was "forced into trying to make the
> "best" of a bad situation;
> regarding the "steep-degree rises" causing
> "slippage& skidding" on both of my...
Thanks much for your thoughts, Gerry and others. I am
still giving this some thought. I have been in touch
with the dealer, and it sounds as though the Tessin
layout was designed to reduce some of the grade
See the picture at
I am running short engine and cars and don't plan on
long trains, but am still trying to decide between
braving doing this myself vs. taking the apparently
easier way...Tessin actually looks pretty good for
what I'm looking for. But I really do value the
continued discussion we're having here. What a great
group! [Size matters (in inverse proportions,