Welcome to the Arcadia & Betsey River Ry.
Owner/Builder: Skip Luyk, MMR
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Size: 14 Ft. X 28 Ft.
Layout Style: Double Deck Around the wall w/ peninsula
Length of Mainline Run: 74 Ft.
Length of Branch Line Run: 87 Ft.
Layout Height: Lower Deck: 35 In. Upper Deck: 54 In.
Benchwork: Various Construction Techniques
Roadbed: AMI or cork on 1 X 1 foam strips on foam or plywood w/ Homasote blocks for all turnouts and yards
Track: Hand made turnouts and Micro Engineering flex track. Code 70 for the mainline, code 55 for yard, sidings and branch line
Minimum Turnout: No. 5
Minimum Radius: 22 In.
Maximum grade: 3.5%
Backdrop: 3/8 In. Drywall, Hand painted
Control System: NCE, DCC
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