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Layout at a glance

The Dombås layout at a glance

The layout at a glance

Each layout description in the US magazine modelrailroader has a small section called "the layout at a glance". This is the information in simular format about my layout.

Name of railroad: Dombås
Scale: HO (1:87)
Size: 3 x 3.5 m
Theme: Norwegian main line with branch line
Locale: Around Dombås (Central Norway)
Period/Era: late '80s, '90s
Layout style: Around the walls,
Layout height: 120 cm
Benchwork: Modular
Roadbed: Cork
Track: Roco Line (withouth roadbed) and Tillig/Pilz Elite code 83
Turnout minimum: no. 4 (Roco 15 degrees)
Minimum curve radius: Roco R4
Maximum grade: 2.75%
Scenery construction: Styrofoam covered with plaster. Woodland scenics materials.
Backdrop construction: none yet
Control: DCC (NCE Powerhouse Pro)

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