N-gauge Japanese-style Model Train
Rebranding the truck terminal (2)
The trucks and vans are from
Trying to fit 0402 LEDs into Kato 23-214 traffic lights. It works, but I am just going to install one LED (either green or red) in each signal.
Kato 23-300 Long Engine House
The building has been painted as follows:
Lighting is made with four pieces of 3mm LED strip.
Working on the Shin-Yukari station
This weekend, I build a styrene bracket to better secure the location of the pillars below the Shin-Yukari station.
Finally, I built a concrete base for the control tower at the west end of the elevated station.
I just upgraded to DCC my brand new Kato 10-1174 Shinkansen Series N700A “Nozomi” (Basic 4-Car Set). It is compatible with the Kato 29-351 EM13 (for motor control), Kato 29-352 FL12 (two units required, for the headlights) and Kato 29-353 FR11 (four units required, for the interior lighting). Very easy to upgrade.
New Kato Buildings
I just received two Kato buildings that have just been re-released and should be available again:
I installed NGDCC DE28TLRK DCC decoders into two of my Kato Portram cars (Portram TLR-605 (ECO Green) Kato 14-801-8 and Portram TLR-601 (Red) Kato 14-801-1.
The NGDCC decoders can be purchased here: