Layout Details

Cove Road Layout Details

Prototypes Mostly CB&Q
Plus C&NW
Some GN & NP
A little UP & C&S
Locale Wyoming
Era 1930-1945 (not rigid)
Scale HO
Size 30 1/2 feet X 29 feet
Style Semi-linear; Walkaround
Minimum Radii 36 inches helix
30 inches elsewhere
Maximum Grade 1.5% (helix)
Track
Hidden Code 100 - Atlas
Mainlines Code 83 - Mixed
Sidings, Spurs, Yards Code 70 - Micro-Engineering
Turnouts No's 6 & 8
Benchwork L-Girder & Grid
Control DCC (NCE)
Operation Timetable & Trainorder