Badger Creek Trestle

Discussion in 'Logging, Mining and Industrial Railroads' started by Matthyro, Feb 28, 2003.

  1. Matthyro

    Matthyro Will always be re-membered

    Thanks once again to Shamus for naming the creek on my layout "Badger Creek"
    I built the trestle out of pine strips I cut with my band saw.
    It is held together with white glue.

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  2. Wyomingite

    Wyomingite Member

    Hi Robin,

    Boy thats a beautiful bridge to say the very least. I sure bet your proud of it as you should be. How long did it take you to build it? Keep up the great work. Ron

  3. Tyson Rayles

    Tyson Rayles Active Member

    Heck of a GREAT bridge Robin!!! If that's n-scale how did you cut the strips so thin on a bandsaw?
  4. Clerk

    Clerk Active Member

    One thing I do know is that Robin cut almost all his own wood strips.

    Great trestle Robin. Even better than lol
  5. 60103

    60103 Pooh Bah

    ...and the only thing that gets you more points is growing your own tree! :) :) ;)
  6. shamus

    shamus Registered Member

    Robin my friend, thats one hell of a trestle bridge, and scratchbuilt as well. Excellent workmanship.

    Geez -- next thing you know, of my shays might just drift over that bridge.:D

  7. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

    Robin, that looks fantastic! You've honored the Badger Crick name with it! I hope I should do half as well!

    Hey, that's a great excuse, 6, "Where's your big scratch built tressle, Jon?" "Still waiting for that tree to grow!"

    :D :D :D
  8. jimmybeersa

    jimmybeersa Member


    Hey.... Robin you know my passion for bridges... Since I left Georgetown you have built two!!!!!!
    That scene looks great....nice trees. You put those long cold winter days and nights to good use.
    Cant wait to get back and see the amazing progress you make
    Do you and Shamus live in "Scratch Builders" Heaven???????
    :p ;) :)

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