After glueing roadbed... Nail it?

Discussion in 'HO Scale Model Trains' started by prodigy2k7, Feb 3, 2007.

  1. prodigy2k7

    prodigy2k7 Member

    Easy question, after I glue down my roadbed with laytex stuff, do I nail it down? or is it fine?
  2. yellowlynn

    yellowlynn Member

    It should be fine. An hour or so and it is really stuck. I put down track the same way, but tack it to hold for an hour or so. Makes it real easy to get straight. IT stays soft enough to slide around while you tack or pin it in place.

  3. jbaakko

    jbaakko Active Member

    I weight the roadbed and leave it for 2-3 hours (I used a stack of about 15 CD's!)
  4. Glen Haasdyk

    Glen Haasdyk Active Member

    That should do it. Times must have changed, I used to use encyclopidias to weigh things down.

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