This can be a confusing topic and frankly, most of the confusion is brought about by people who do not understand the relationship between Scale and Gauge and then use them incorrectly. So from all my research, here is how a very clear topic became so catawampus that even many train dealers donâ€™t really understand what they are saying and use the words scale and gauge incorrectly.
First I will cover what should bring no arguments; because there is nothing to disagree about.
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My getting into Large Scale came purely by accident. Being in my 60â€™s I decided I should decrease the many possessions that I have collected through my life. I grew up and was mentored by Depression Era parents and relatives that never threw anything out because, â€œYou never know when you might need or repurpose that object.â€ Not only do I have my stuff, but I have a lot of my parents, 2 aunts, 1 uncle, 1 grandparent, my sister, and my sonâ€™s stuff. So as you can imagine, I needed to lighte