Near Perfection in Paris?
At Bagneux it will connect with a completely new Metro 15 ...
The "core" Metro diagram is a very good attempt to do the impossible - namely to convey the complexity of rail transport within the city area of Paris.
Perhaps the new London Tube map should just concentrate on the area within the Overground "circle" route, the area most used by tourists and thus the area where a good and comprehensive map is needed. The map could then be bigger and extra detail could be fitted in.
As in Paris, the wider network needs something different.
Telling The Truth About Tank Wagons
Thus there is the even greater possibility that readers of this blog might not fully appreciate the astounding complexity of its author's research into OO gauge model tank wagons and the accumulation of approximately 65 different varieties dating from 1936 to 2021.
Clearly fbb needs to help his readers with the technical stuff.
To this end Mrs fbb has bought the old man a book for his forthcoming birthday. (OK, fbb ordered it for himself on Mrs fbb's Amazon account.)
The parcel arrived yesterday and already fbb can tell you with utter confidence that there are THREE distinctly different ways in which a large cylindrical tank of petrol can be attached to a railway wagon chassis. The three technologies use the following "devices":-
All your aged blogger has to do now is to work out which is which. Ah, the challenges faced by an elderly investigative enthusiast!
Next Perfection In Paris blog : Thursday 22nd January