Tuesday, 26 January 2010

Baseboard construction completed - again

Following on from the previous post on baseboard completion (!), this time it really is done. Cross braces are fitted and drilled to allow wiring to pass through. Here's proof:

Also, here's a close-up of a leg 'pocket' - the design is a fixed leg design with the leg being held in place with a bolt (not shown). I thought this was ingenious design on my part, but found out later that it's common practice. It even featured in this month's BRM layout construction article.

Also, here's a close-up of a board end, showing the bolt hole and alignment dowel fitted.

Next step is to condition the Sundeala boards before fitting, as per the instructions...

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