With a pre-holiday hour to spare I straightened a couple of troublesome kinks in the track which caused the engine to shrug. I also straightened the longer curved siding where I had originally planned a goods shed. I’ve altered that plan to add a carriage shed, which requires a longer length of straight track. For that, I had to de-solder a few feeder wires. Now I need to let the glue dry on the straightened sections before I re-solder the feeders. In the next few weeks I hope to start working on the carriage shed, which I’ve been planning for a while.
Here’s a picture of our puppy, Fenton, to stare at in the meantime. He’s the reason why I’ve been so busy: