Alton Fire Station Build Along

Build along with Greg Cassidy as he builds Jeff Adam Motrak Models Alton Fire Station in S scale.  The build will begin September 7, 2022. The kit will be offered in N, HO, S and O scales.  If you order before September 12, 2022 and use the following discount code NEWTRACKS22 you will receive a 15% discount.  You can order it here.  Watch the intro to this build below where Greg Cassidy discusses the materials, tools and odds and ends that he will be using as he builds the fire station.


Introduction to the Alton Fire Station


Week 1 – Review tools and supplies, schedule, prototype and build the tower.


Week 2 – Building and painting the walls, building and assembling the doors and Painting the doors and corner trim – September 14, 2022


Week 3 – Painting and installing windows and shades, building walls – September 21, 2022


Week 4 – Shingling the roof, painting the base and installing the diamond shaped shingles on the roof – September 28, 2022


Week 5 – Finishing the porch roof, mounting the front doors and gingerbread trim, chimney, base and ladders and applying the weathering – October 5, 2022

Jim Allen

Jim Allen is a long time O Scale 2-railer and collector. He is a Jack of all trades but a master of none! Lets go!