Scratch-building a Bascule Lift Bridge: The Rocking Truss

Part 1: http://www.trainsanddioramas.com/ultimate-scrap-building-bascule-bridge-introduction/ Part 2: http://www.trainsanddioramas.com/scratch-building-a-lift-bridge-in-n-scale-design/ Part 3: http://www.trainsanddioramas.com/bascule-lift-bridge-the-concept-of-scrap-building/ The Rocking Truss This is a little more complicated than the…

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Bascule Lift Bridge: The Concept of ‘Scrap-building’

Part 1: http://www.trainsanddioramas.com/ultimate-scrap-building-bascule-bridge-introduction/ Part 2: http://www.trainsanddioramas.com/scratch-building-a-lift-bridge-in-n-scale-design/ As the name suggests, simply build something out of scrap material.  Over time I…

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Scratch-building a Lift Bridge in N Scale: Design

Find Part 1here: Introduction Developing a Reference Drawing The span of the bridge that I need to build is 250…

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Ultimate ‘Scrap-Building’: Bascule Bridge – Introduction

Those of you who are stuck with me for a while obviously know about my N Scale Layout, Wrightsville Port.…

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The Barge: Episode 3 – Fine Detailing

Fine detailing in N Scale – that is something still scarce in many models of this scale. So here is my attempt to bring N Scale closer to it’s larger cousins using some of my own methods that are not back breaking.

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