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HO scale Union Pacific Spine Line

By | February 17, 2017

Download this track plan from the April 2017 Model Railroader

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Name: UP’s Spine Line
Layout owner: Bob Sprague
Scale: HO (1:87.1)
Size: 10 x 18 feet
Prototype: Union Pacific
Locale: Eastern Iowa
Era: modern
Style: double-deck around-the-walls
Mainline run: 74 feet visible, plus helixes
Minimum radius: 27″ (main), 24″ (industrial and wyes)
Minimum turnout: no. 6

Maximum grade: 2.75 percent

This track plan originally appeared in the April 2017 Model Railroader. Click the link to download a PDF of the track plan.

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