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If you’re willing to forego space-hogging loops for more operations, you can realize your dreams of HO-scale track plans through a shelf layout. View some examples here.
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S-scale represents 1/64 proportion and S-gauge track measures 0.883 inches between the rails. The following plans show some of the layouts possible in S scale.
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At a scale of 1/220, Z-scale is the smallest easily available commercial scale in the U.S. The size allows running long multi-car freight or passenger trains even on a standard 4x8-foot sheet, or switching empires and yards in the area of a letter-sized sheet of paper. Check out these track plans...
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Railroad great John Allen created the Timesaver layout as an easy-to-build puzzle. The objective was to randomly assign cars to different sidings and then to complete the switching in either the fewest moves or the shortest time possible. Check out videos of these engaging puzzles.
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