OC Bridges Orangethorpe Tustin/Rose bridge construction timelapse

The OCTA OC Bridges Orangethorpe and Tustin/Rose bridge construction is done! It’s been pretty much finished for several months now, and during construction I was taking pictures of the progress. I tried to take pictures any time there was a noticeable change, but I forget to take pictures for months at a time. I was […]

OC Bridges Orangethorpe Tustin/Rose Construction Update 5

A lot has happened since my last update on the OCTA OC Bridges construction project at Tustin/Rose. In my last post, the section over the train tracks hadn’t been put into place yet. I was wondering how they were going to add that section, and in October I found out! They brought in a big […]

HO scale train table layout mountain and scenery

I was able to do more work on my HO scale train table layout mountain and scenery. As this was the first time I’ve done scenery I was a little apprehensive, but I decided to just dive in. I taped up the rock castings and sprinkled grasses all over the mountain. The lid on the […]

Stormtrooper Doopydoo’s E11 blaster scope

After building out a Rubie’s Stormtrooper E11 blaster, I was ready to try putting together a Doopydoo’s E11 blaster kit. I was disappointed with the scope on the Rubie’s blaster, so the first thing I wanted to do was make the scope on the Doopydoo’s more realistic. This included hollowing it out and using real […]

Update on my HO scale train table layout

It’s been a long time since I had an update on my HO scale train table layout, and that is mostly due to the fact that I haven’t actually done anything on it. Over the last several months I tried setting aside some time to work on it, mostly creating the mountain and tunnels on […]