Author Topic: Swanton Pacific near Santa Cruz, CA  (Read 2730 times)

Ira Schreiber

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Swanton Pacific near Santa Cruz, CA
« on: January 20, 2016, 04:29:26 AM »
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Steve Smith

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Re: Swanton Pacific near Santa Cruz, CA
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2016, 03:40:05 AM »
They have an interesting track manual at http://www.grandscales.com/freestuff/Track%20Manual.pdf

John Kokas

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Re: Swanton Pacific near Santa Cruz, CA
« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2016, 09:01:49 PM »
First time I've seen this manual and its really good with plenty of detail.  Maybe we should consider adopting portions or the whole thing and revise it for 2 ft gauge.  For a dry subject it was actually good reading.

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Re: Swanton Pacific near Santa Cruz, CA
« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2016, 06:10:46 PM »
A little late,  but the Museum actually has track standards we go by to maintain the railroad depending on track speed. The standards were modified from Standard gauge track standards and then approved by the State of Maine track department.