Thomas Klimoski's Georgia Northeastern Railroad (HO)

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Layout Tour Dates

Saturday, November 7, 2020 - 9:00am

Important Note: For 2020, there will be no "open house", in-person layout tours.  All Piedmont Pilgrimage tours will be "virtual", video-only tours.

Layout Description:

This layout is proto-freelanced based on the prototype Georgia Northeastern Railroad, a short line that operates from Marietta, Georgia to Copperhill, TN. The layout features multiple switching operations in a compact space.

Size

10’-6” x 9’-2”

Prototype

Georgia Northeastern Railroad

Locale

Georgia

Era

Modeling 2013

Style

Linear walkaround

Mainline run

36’

Minimum radius

24”

Minimum turnout

Micro Engineering no. 6 turnout

Maximum grade

none

Benchwork

Conventional framing with 2” extruded foam top

Height

54”

Roadbed

Cork

Track

Micro Engineering code 70

Scenery

Sculptamold over foam

Backdrop

Photo backdrops on drywall and tempered hardboard on peninsula

Control

Digitrax Digital Command Control and ISE ProtoThrottle