Welcome to New Zealand Rail 120, Lewis Holden's blog on modelling railways in New Zealand. I'm now modelling in 1:87 (HOn3.5). For NZR plans see the Plans page, or the NZ120 Facebook group.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Sawmill - woodchip silo I

Further to my ultra-rapid prototyping of a HWT woodchip container Mk1, I've got further random thoughts on a wood chip silo. Here's a prototype:

Managh Herman Sawmill, at Kauri north of Whangarei. Photo by Darryl Palmer.
I could see HWTs being loaded under this...

First attempt at it
Now available. I haven't ordered a test print yet...