Altkloster Layout - construction

More layout construction pictures, which tell the story mostly without comment.

Noch Terraform to hold the mountain. Paper stuff under tracks is Noch 60840 - marvellous for sound deadening.

Noch 60830 wire-paper to give rigidity.

Finally, Woodland Scenics vinyl ("ReadyGrass RG5133" as example) can be heat-formed using a hair dryer, over the shape of the framework. Mountain.

Then the bridge module in preparation. Bridge.

Noch 00080 paper gravel and other Noch papers, are used as secondary underlay on flat sections throughout. Noch 60840 is the primary underlay.

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