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 Posted: Thu Jul 17th, 2014 08:24 pm
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Eugene Desilets

 

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Page through these photos:
http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=3rd+rail+traction+yards&qpvt=3rd+rail+traction+yards&FORM=IGRE#a

Check out photos of John Armstrong's layout- it was designed for 3rd rail operation. You can find material on the RR on http://www.trains.com under Canandaigua Southern (you have to register). You can buy back issues of the mags from railpub.com or repros from Kalmbach.

Check out the photos in this source:
http://homepage.ntlworld.com/russelliott/3rd-4th.html
Looks to me like there is a trade off between fiddly wire hanging and equally fiddly rail-mongery...

Last edited on Thu Jul 17th, 2014 08:33 pm by Eugene Desilets

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