Model Train-related Notes Blog -- these are personal notes and musings on the subject of model train control, automation, electronics, or whatever I find interesting.

2016-08-04 - Yard Design Links

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Yard Design 10 Rules: very good intro.

        Somewhat unrelated, very interesting read on Housatonic Railroad Design Philosophy.

Tips of Freight Yard design:

Yard Operations and Design:

Many LayoutVision pages relevant: 

        Love for the yard: 

        How to classification yard:

        Ops on a classic 4x8:

        Beware of CAD: (agreed on the S curves!)

Interesting design. Note that according to LayoutVison, typical west yards don't have an A/D.

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