German/Swiss Railway

George Masak

Tour Schedule

Sunday November 10, 2013 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Directions

See It On The Map

Go northbound on I-85 to Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road (Exit 111) Turn left (westbound) and go 2.2 miles to Buford Highway. Turn right (north) and go about .8 of a mile to the entrance of Ruby Forest subdivision (Ruby Forest Parkway). Turn right and take the first street on the right, Cherry Ridge Walk. I am the 13th house on the right.

Layout at a Glance

Scale

HO

Size

German section 14’ x 22

Swiss section     12’ x 24’

Prototype

Germany & Switzerland

Locale

Germany / Switzerland

Era

Up thru 1945

Style

 

Len. of Mainline

 

Layout Height

 

Benchwork

L girder with open frame and cookie cutter

Roadbed

Cork

Track work

Maerklin K track (3 rail)

Turnouts

 

Min. Radius

 

Maximum Grade

 

Scenery

None at this time

Backdrop

Painted sheetrock

Controls

Maerkin digital with active catenary

 Wheelchair Accessible

 No

The layout will eventually be contained in two rooms of the basement. The first room being assigned to Germany and the second room to Switzerland. Note: Only the German section will be on display this year.


Updated: Sun Nov 17 19:06:01 2013

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