Hiroe (hiroe) wrote in metalsmiths,

Double-slip installation.

I've spent about two days building, installing, and finishing this:

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While the glue was drying on the ballast, i also got an 8' piece of the passenger station platform cut and installed:

I've found that the best way to get clean edges on the platform and that match the track curvature is to cut it oversize, then use a dremel mounted on a freight car underframe to trim the edges with a router bit:
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Very impressive! Bet the rest of your layout is equally nice. HO, standard gauge, code 100 nickel silver rail?
Thanks! O two-rail, standard gauge, code 125.