B50 Magrath Photos - 2016

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Existing Modules continuing to be improved with updated trackwork and scenery as we start the new year!

2-19-2016
Dakota junction scenery

Dakota Junction
Dakota Junction
Dakota Junction


3-15-2016
A Curve module is being added to the layout!  Wabash yard's run through tracks are being used at one end of the curve.

Curve


4-6-2016
Here is a diagram of the current layout which now gives us the ability to have continuous running of trains!

UMTC layout 4-6-16


4-28-2016
Brian will transform this double track module into a model of the Columbus, WI Amtrak Station

Columbus Station Module

Working on module frame of the Asphalt Plant
Asphalt Plant


5-12-2016
Laying out the Columbus Station Module

Columbus Station

Asphalt plant
Asphalt plant

Dakota Junction
Dakota Junction

Curve
Curve


5-13-2016
Columbus Station

Columbus Station


5-18-2016
Asphalt plant

Asphalt plant


5-26-2016
Columbus Station

Columbus Station


6-9-2016
Columbus Station

Columbus Station


7-14-2016
Columbus Station

Columbus Station
Columbus Station


8-16-2016
One foot module gets ballast.

One foot module


8-24-2016
One foot module gets texture.

One foot module


9-7-2016
One foot plugged in

One foot module

Columbus, One foot & Hastings Asphalt modules
Columbus, One foot and Hastings modules

Sand piles on Hastings Asphalt
Sand piles on Hastings Asphalt


9-13-2016
Facia added to Columbus Station module

Facia added to Columbus Station module

One foot painted
One foot and Hastings modules


10-24-2016
Womac renewal

Womac update
Womac renewal

Brian setting up Amtrak train at Columbus
Brian setting up Amtrak train
Columbus Station north platform


10-28-2016
Womac painted

Womac painted


11-3-16
Back to the drawing board.  Womac is being repurposed

Old Womac foam top removed

Old-womac-top-replaced
Old Womac top replaced


11-8-16
Making way for light fixture repairs

Modules moved to make room to change bulbs and repair light fixtures


11-10-16
MN&S Junction in Crystal, MN

Minneapolis Northfield and Southern junction map

Laying down the cork roadbed on the MNS module
MNS Junction ModuleMNS Junction Module


11-14-16
Laying track on MNS Junction

Laying track on MNS junction module Laying track on MNS junction module


11-18-16
Track down on MNS Junction.

Track down on MNS Junction

11-29-16
Painting the rails on MN&S junction and Wabash yard throat

MNS Junction track painted Wabash yard throat track painted

12-1-2016
MNS junction track weathering

MNS junction track weathering

12-8-16
New track on Dakota junction wedge

New track on Dakota junction wedge

New tie plate on Dakota junction wedge

12-13-16
New ballast and road surface on wedge

New ballast and road surface on wedge

12-15-16
Road outlined on MNS junction

Road outlined on MNS junction

Columbus module scene

Columbus Scene


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