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HO scale Kansas City Terminal

Download this track plan from Great Model Railroads 2017
Name: Kansas City Terminal Ry.
Layout owner: Jim Senese
Scale: HO (1:87.1)
Size: 11 x 21 plus 11 x 40
Prototypes: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; Kansas City Southern; Kansas City Terminal; Missouri-Kansas-Texas; Missouri Pacific; and St. Louis-San Francisco (Frisco).
Locale: Kansas City, Mo. and Kansas
Time: 3 p.m. Nov. 15, 1980
Style: around-the-walls
Mainline run: none; all track is considered within yard limits
Minimum radius: 30"
Minimum turnout: no. 6
Maximum grade: none
Benchwork: open-grid on shelf brackets
Height: 51"
Roadbed: cork on Homasote; Homasote in yards
Track: code 83 Atlas and code 70 Micro Engineering flextrack; code 55 on some industrial track
Scenery: extruded-foam insulation board
Backdrop: painted tempered hardboard
Control: CVP EasyDCC

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