Facts about the new layout

Scale 1:87

  Track gauges
Standard gauge: HO 16.5 mm (1435 mm, blue on the drawing)
Narrow gauge: HOn3 10.5 mm (891 mm, red on the drawing)
Stone pit: HOn2 7.0 mm (600 mm, green on the drawing)

Gradients
Max 2.0 % straight, max 1.0 % curve

Curve radius
Standard gauge: min 900 mm. 760 mm on some industrial tracks.
Narrow gauge:
min 600 mm

 

Tracks
Standard gauge: Peco code 75 and some handmade code 70.
Narrow gauge: Railcraft code 70

Switches
Standard gauge: Peco Electrofrog, 55 nos
Narrow gauge:
Shinohara, 30 nos

 

Track lenghts
Standard gauge: 150 m
Narrow gauge: 40 m 

Max lengths in one direction - Standard gauge: 45m
Max lengths in one direction - narrow gauge: 20m

 

  Coupler
Standard gauge: TB-koppel
Narrow gauge: Kadeee HOn3
Electrical system
2-rails, 16 V
Digital system, NMRA-DCC
2.5 kvmm wire to all rails and turnouts

Booster Lenz LZV 100 with 5 Amps trafo
Hand held controllers Lenz LH 90, LH 100 or Roco.

The layout s divided in 3 sections with curcuitbreakers type  DCC Supplies PSX-1.