"Ultimate" Turnout Clinic Abbreviated

Switch-Works Laying Tie Plates

This video shows how to use the Switch-Works to lay tie plates. Switch-Works is a set of jigs for assembling “Museum…

"Ultimate" Turnout Clinic Abbreviated

Switch-Works Staining Ties – Video

This video focuses on how I stain and distress ties. Switch-Works is a set of jigs for assembling “Museum Standard”…

"Ultimate" Turnout Clinic Abbreviated

Switch-Works Tie Plates – Video

This video focuses on the etched metal tie plates that come with the “Ultimate” turnout kits. It explains what the…

"Ultimate" Turnout Clinic Abbreviated

Switch-Works Laying Ties – Video

This video shows how to use the Switch-Works tie jig to layout ties for a #6 “Ultimate” turnout.  Switch-Works is a…

"Ultimate" Turnout Clinic Abbreviated

Switch-Works Components and the “Ultimate” Turnout Kit – Video

This video introduces what the Switch-Works System is and what you get with the “Ultimate” turnout kit. Switch-Works is a…

"Ultimate" Turnout Clinic Abbreviated

Switch-Works Base Assembly – Video

This video instructs how to assemble the Proto:87 Stores Switch-Works Pro Base. Switch-Works is a set of jigs for assembling…

Proto:87 Near HO Scale Spikes

Near Scale Spiking

I’m using Proto:87 Stores Near HO Scale Spikes. These spikes are much smaller than even the Micro Engineering micro spikes with…

VTGX 17333

Can’t wait to get the Atlas HO version of this car.

4D PNR NMRA 2013 Spring Meet

Switch-Works Clinic – 4D PNR NMRA Spring Meet

I want to thank Andy Reichert of Proto:87 Stores for his generous offer to help sponsor the Switch-Works “Ultimate Turnout” Clinic….

Switch-Works New Gluing Techniques

I have a couple of new techniques for putting together the Ultimate Turnout with the Switch-Works fixture. Glue the ties…