It’s been a busy few days.
Thanks to Dave for his videos on the last post.
Judging by your comments, you found them as funny as I did.
As a follow-up to spray painting the ties brown, IF you take a drinking straw and using a sharp knife, slice the straw length wise (put a slit in the straw) this will slide over the rail and give some protection while spraying the ties.
“Don’t use kitty litter for track ballast. It is made to absorb moisture and will absorb and retain humidity moisture from your household air supply, possibly transferring that moisture to your valuable tracks, locos and cars.
Use aquarium gravel instead. It comes in different sizes, is all natural, and looks much more like real ballast instead of the all one color kitty litter. It is also very economical to purchase.
Please do keep the tips coming! Thanks for all your kind comments by the way.
And one last thing just to clear the model boat thing up:
To get the boat emails – like these – go here.