Layout Details

Cove Road Layout Details

PrototypesMostly CB&Q
Plus C&NW
Some GN & NP
A little UP & C&S
LocaleWyoming
Era1930-1945 (not rigid)
ScaleHO
Size30 1/2 feet X 29 feet
StyleSemi-linear; Walkaround
Minimum Radii36 inches helix
30 inches elsewhere
Maximum Grade1.5% (helix)
Track
HiddenCode 100 - Atlas
MainlinesCode 83 - Mixed
Sidings, Spurs, YardsCode 70 - Micro-Engineering
TurnoutsNo's 6 & 8
BenchworkL-Girder & Grid
ControlDCC (NCE)
OperationTimetable & Trainorder