ABOVE TOP: Raw brass poles after assembly.
ABOVE BOTTOM: Entire metal kit components.
LEFT & BOTTOM: Shots of the painted
poles shoved into a sheet of cardboard and photographed with some of Marklin's
beautiful "Casey Jones" rolling stock. The passenger cars have
been repainted and MTL couplers have replaced the original "claw"
couplers that come with the Marklin 81419 train set.