Took a quick video with me at the controls of the tram engine my Dad and I built some time ago.

I never reach anywhere near the top speed for the tram, as it has about a horsepower crammed into it’s comparatively small frame.

The track is 1240ft long and is 5″ gauge.

Those of you who know me might have seen the signal control unit I’ve been putting together for this track (not shown here, as the signals were already put away) and this was a full speed run to test the reed-switch based sensors in the track.

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  • February 27, 2013 at 9:49 pm
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    Great info. Lucky me I recently found your website by chance (stumbleupon). I have saved it for later.

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