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  1. Track, Trestles, Bridges and Roadbed
    I understand the difference between diameter and radius. My main question is where the diameter is measured from. Would this be between the rails in the center or on the inside or out side rail. I trying to decide if I should weld up some flat bar steel to make O gauge track for outdoors. No...
  2. Track, Trestles, Bridges and Roadbed
    Hi! I'm pretty new to this - I'm looking to put together a track setup around my tree this year with some old LGB trains I found from when I was younger. I don't have the track anymore and am currently searching everywhere for a set that makes up a circle 36" or less since my space is limited. I...
  3. Beginner's Forum
    In the planning stages for a garden railway and would appreciate some advice on track. I've seen options for aluminum, brass, stainless steel, and nickel silver rail. After reading pros and cons, I'm leaning toward code 250 nickel silver, which appears to be the priciest (of course). Any reason...
  4. Beginner's Forum
    Bachmann says the (recommended):rolleyes: dia. curve for the 55 ton is 7 ft, but wat is the minimum that it can run on without modification (i have 5 ft dia curves.:eek:
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