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Old 11-20-2019, 05:06 PM   #1
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Layout wiring the easy way

Why didn't I think of this 40 years ago.
Adding an extension to my shelf/room layout when I realized I could stand the module up for the majority of the wiring.

Pros - a bunch

Cons- cannot test drive trains for testing as work progresses

Now I need to stop using any color wire I can find and to be neater
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Old 11-20-2019, 05:37 PM   #2
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Well that certainly is a neck and back saver.
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Old 11-20-2019, 07:36 PM   #3
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Charlie Bishop (YouTube Chadwick Model Railway https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMj...4BNeAnh2NxYp0Q ) does it just that way all the time.
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Old 11-21-2019, 07:30 PM   #4
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Charlie Bishop (YouTube Chadwick Model Railway https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMj...4BNeAnh2NxYp0Q ) does it just that way all the time.
I have most of my wiring and all my switch motors, frog polarity micro-switches, etc. Up front behind removable access panels in the fascia. I'm 71 & partially disabled, so under the table is not for me.

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Old 11-24-2019, 02:48 PM   #5
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Nice job Dennis, nice and easy.

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Old 11-24-2019, 04:18 PM   #6
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if you have trouble crawling underneath, that's the answer
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