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HO scale Chester Ridge & Pennebrook

Download this track plan from the March 2018 Model Railroader
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Name: Chester Ridge & Pennebrook
Layout owner: Paul Tartaglia
Scale: HO (1:87.1)
Size: 12'-6" x 20'-0"
Prototype: freelanced, inspired by the New York Central RR Putnam Division
Locale: southeastern New York State
Era: 1947 to 1965
Style: walk-in
Mainline run: 150 feet
Minimum radius: 22"
Minimum turnout: no. 4
Maximum grade: 2.5 percent
Benchwork: L-girder and open-grid
Height: 44" to 56"
Roadbed: cork over plywood
Track: codes 83 and 100 flextrack
Scenery: Plaster cloth and Hydrocal over aluminum screen
Backdrop: painted drywall
Control: NCE Digital Command Control, optional direct-current cab control
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