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I've been pondering my next project and came across this wondrous beast.

It fills all the criteria... different (very )...narrow gauge (very ) and simple to build (Well it's only got one driven wheel and no frames.)

I thought the overhead guide rail could be brass and fed with 240v mains, using a domestic water heater element ( a la Hornby. )
The steam output would be controlled by a track side dimmer switch.

This would eliminate all complicated gas firing system in one foul swoop. ( and if any fowl should swoop onto the line, eliminate them too.)
This would be no problem as it's fitted with a cow/bird/ careless visitor catcher.

The overhead support posts could be canted on curves to allow body lean and thus faster speeds
( I think HST engineers missed a trick here ! )

I'm sure PECO would be only too pleased to produce FlexiTrack for this forward looking
system

Now where are those tin snips ?

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