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Tommatthews Posted - 03/05/2009 : 11:57:06 AM
Following the progress of Jerry M. layout has inspired me to get back to some landscaping on my layout.

I would like to build several wooden tunnel portals. Can someone share some pictures, plans and dimensions that might work in our 0N30 world.

I had some plans but they are safely stored away ... somewhere ..
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Frederic Testard Posted - 12/22/2010 : 06:06:46 AM
Apparently the vertical posts seem to be 12 x 12, Pat.
belg Posted - 12/22/2010 : 05:50:18 AM
Originally posted by desertdrover

Do you have plans for this version? If not what are the main timber sizes as I can't read the notes on the plan shown, thanks Pat
Frederic Testard Posted - 03/14/2009 : 7:18:36 PM
Thank you for the last pic, Louis. It looks like it should be a pleasant and not too difficult scratchbuild project. Besides it's quite unlikely that the kit as designed by Hunterline would exactly fit the room I have.
desertdrover Posted - 03/13/2009 : 10:14:37 PM
Originally posted by Frederic Testard

Thanks, Tom. I won't even have the room for the wooden rear, at least in one of the two locations. I think I will adapt the design of the third of Louis' pictures.

Frederic thanks, glad the pictures helped. HunterLine has a snow shed; http://www.hunterline.com/ but here his is picture if you want to build one like it.

Frederic Testard Posted - 03/13/2009 : 7:27:07 PM
Thanks, Tom. I won't even have the room for the wooden rear, at least in one of the two locations. I think I will adapt the design of the third of Louis' pictures.
Tommatthews Posted - 03/13/2009 : 7:11:21 PM
Found these two pictures:

Frederic Testard Posted - 03/13/2009 : 6:25:27 PM
Louis, thank you for posting the sheds pictures. I'm just about to redo some of my Sn3 trackwork and there are two places where the rock comes very close to the track and where this kind of shed will help to make a great and interesting scene.
Tommatthews Posted - 03/13/2009 : 1:03:25 PM
desertdrover Posted - 03/13/2009 : 12:25:17 PM
Originally posted by Tommatthews


Appreciated ..... can you email me the plans.

Watch your e-mail and they are on the way.
Tommatthews Posted - 03/13/2009 : 12:20:58 PM

Appreciated ..... can you email me the plans.

desertdrover Posted - 03/13/2009 : 12:11:38 PM
Originally posted by Tommatthews

Thanks for the kind comments ...

I want to build a snow shed that you can look in through the side. Any good pictures out there?

Here are plans for an "N" scale shed, you could resize to your scale. And some pictures to see.

Tommatthews Posted - 03/13/2009 : 09:44:05 AM
Here is a good link worth reading ...


Tommatthews Posted - 03/13/2009 : 09:39:16 AM
Thanks for the kind comments ...

The portals I refer to as Harold's will go on the outside track of the layout. Between the two I want to build a snow shed that you can look in through the side. Any good pictures out there?
Geezer Posted - 03/13/2009 : 05:42:16 AM
Tom!! You nailed it! They look really great, especially the tunnel approach/exit inside.
Very nice craftsmanship!

The Geezer
desertdrover Posted - 03/12/2009 : 8:34:23 PM
Fantastic looking build on both style portals Tom. Nice work!

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