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2" incline in 3' too steep for ho train?

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Answer #1 | 19/12 2013 11:43
Sounds quite doable to me ......
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Answer #2 | 19/12 2013 15:27
As in full-size trains, it will probably depend upon the length and weight of the trains that you plan to run.
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