“If you give away your arse, you’ll have to shite through your ribs”
That little pearl of wisdom was often quoted by my grandfather. Made good sense, don’t give away something you need, although I don’t think he ever took his own advice as he gave away everything.
The original Tower Kit I built for display I lent out to a store, and needing one for a local train show tomorrow (Copetown) I had to quickly build another one. I finished it up this morning, here are a few shots.
Sitting next to some glasses, for scale.
I did a quick count, this is the 5th one of these I have built. Got it down to about 4 hours.
About the Author:
I'm your host, Tim Warris, a product developer in Port Dover, Ontario. Since March of 2007 I have been documenting the construction of the former CNJ Bronx Terminal in HO scale. For my day job, I design track building tools for Fast Tracks, a small company I own and operate. Fast Tracks makes it fast and easy to hand lay your own trackwork. Stop by our website to learn more!