One Man and His Trains Blog

Erstfeld Depot

Made a start on the Erstfeld Depot. Decided to use real world photos and map these using NanoCad. I’ve then taken the NanoCad DXF file and imported to Silhoutte Studio and use the Portrait...

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Rock face and scenery

Had to re-work the rock face on the line passing under the entrance to Erstfeld. I wasn’t happy with the colouring or the style of the original face.  I was not convinced by the...


Welcome to Gotthard Nordrampe

First post for the new site. To my family’s annoyance I’ve spent (and spend) far too long over the last 6 months designing and starting to build a layout in the attic. Rather than...