Jack Hedge, a lifelong O gauge enthusiast and talented layout builder, created the fictitious city of Hedgerton for his three-rail display. His layout features four loops and includes contemporary steamers and diesels from just about everybody, including Atlas O, K-Line, Lionel, Right-of-Way Industries, 3rd Rail, Weaver, and Williams.
Jack outlines what he installed, beginning with Lionel’s TrainMaster Command Control, using a Track Power Controller (TPC 300) to control each of the four loops. He ran the subway and SuperStreets lines in a more traditional manner, depending on conventional control handled by a transformer. Looking ahead, Jack has plans to convert all the TrainMaster Command Control to Legacy. And he hopes to wire the third and fourth loops for DCS.
Read more in the Spring issue of Classic Toy Trains!