ISSUE 135

 Return to the BUILD


“Assemble another railroad tie (sleeper) for your railroad base and affix it to the rail.”

This issue will feel very familiar as we have done all of this before…

 

Contents


Parts

Magazine

  • Drive Time: Model Instructions
  • What Robert Zemeckis Did Next: Flight (2012)
  • A Time Traveler’s Guide: ‘Hell Valley’

Build


Railroad Tie, Rail and Chairs

Step 1

Fit a Tie End to both ends of the Railroad Tie, as shown:

Step 2

From below, secure these parts together with four (4) EP screws:

Step 3

Collect the two Connectors from Issue 132 and the two Connectors from this issue:

Fit two Connectors to each end of the Railroad Tie as shown, and secure with two (2) EP screws, one on each side:

Repeat this process at the other end of the Railroad Tie with two (2) more EP screws and Connectors. It should look like this now:

Step 4

Retrieve your built Track assembly from Issue 133. Place this Railroad Tie assembly next to the previous tie, under the Rail, as shown:

Step 5

Secure the two Railroad Ties together at the Connectors underneath, using two (2) EP screws as shown:

Step 6

Retrieve the Rail Chairs from Issue 133. Secure the next section in the same way as before using four (4) EP screws:

Thoughts


These track issues are going to start feeling repetitive very fast! As before, the Rail is metal, but everything else is plastic.

Next Up


 Issue 136 – Display: Rail, Rail Chairs

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