Up On The Roof

"And there the world below can't bother me" -The Drifters- In the inaugural edition of Model Railroad Planning, Bill Darnaby mentioned that he was going to have to spend more time on the underbody detailing of his freight cars, since the design of the Maumee Route put the cars right at eye level where anybody … Continue reading Up On The Roof

In Lokstep

Back to the ol' Hills Line Mailbag... Could you expand on why you chose the Loksound decoders in a later post? It's been the better part of a year since I upgraded my entire locomotive roster on The Hills Line to Loksound 5 decoders, so an update (and explanation) is long overdue. My goal in … Continue reading In Lokstep

Feedback Loop

You may notice a new link atop The Hills Line's website... For those of you with an aversion to social media, please take comfort in the fact that I'm not abandoning this site, nor will I require anyone to sign up for a service just to follow along with the progress on the layout. However … Continue reading Feedback Loop