Archive for August 15th, 2021

I’ve been travelling to Stuttgart again, visiting family for a fortnight. This is wonderful and involved lots of interesting fun and activities with them, but was obviously lacking in model making interest. So to compensate here’s the train back, formed of an RS-1 Regiosprinter in the new Baden-Württemberg state colour scheme, and which conveyed me and the touring bike from Freudenstadt to Alpirsbach.

The opposite train heading north to Freudenstadt. I’ve always liked these railcars; maybe I could make a one ended “non motorised” version as a driving trailer for the Körschtalbahn? The company will need a low-floor carriage with a disabled loo, and Stadler, the builder has a track record of adapting their products for narrow gauge.

Not sure how I’d make that curved windscreen though…

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