Re: [Z_Scale] Re: Pier set (elevated track)?
- On Mon, 03 Oct 2011 21:42:53 -0000
"Garth" <garth.a.hamilton@...> wrote:
> I am not aware of an ascending pier set for Z scale put out by anyone yet.Märklin and Faller have done them for decades. A bit of plywood and some
pythagoras is probably going to produce a more sound result though.
- image uploaded, can we attach videos?
SSgt USMC, Retired
'86 Yamaha FZX-R
Z scale trains
From: mark2playz <mark.markham@...>
Sent: Sunday, October 30, 2011 7:22 PM
Subject: [Z_Scale] Re: Pier set (elevated track)?
Looking at your 10/18 layout image, there seems to be a lot of potential for crossing your reversing loops.
--- In email@example.com, Cliff Smith <cliffiniraq3@...> wrote:
> Ahhh, alternatives, I like it......Thanks also.
> SSgt USMC, Retired
> '08 TITAN
> '86 Yamaha FZX-R
> Z scale trains
> From: mark2playz <mark.markham@...>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Tuesday, October 18, 2011 2:50 PM
> Subject: [Z_Scale] Re: Pier set (elevated track)?
> Having built a "less than successful" layout with a 4% grade, I have to agree with Lindley's numbers. Assuming that you want to run a train over another, one trick you can use is to also lower the bottom track as it approaches the crossing.
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