B.T.S.
Special Projects


Details will vary across scales. HO Version shown

McCabe Planing Shed

The B.T.S. McCabe Lumber Co. Series now has a Planing Shed; but it should be called a planing mill since it is more complex than a simple shed. The first version built by McCabe prior to the big fire was a simple shed, and no matter how big the operation has grown, the name still sticks!

The planing complex consists of the transfer dock where dried lumber is moved via tram to the planers, the original building, the new large addition, boiler house, water tank, and loads of neat, realistic details! The McCabe Sawdust Shed is a perfect compliment to the Planing Shed.

This kit consists of laser-cut basswood, plywood, and cardstock, tarpaper roofing, brass, urethane, and white-metal detail castings, and loads of character. The tabbed, well-engineered construction provides fast and easy assembly. The footprint is about 70' x 90'. HO model shown; some details may vary between scales. HO and O scale kits are in stock; the S version will be out soon. All are limited edition kits.


     #08225     S Scale    $ 439.95
     #18225     O Scale    $ 499.95
     #28225    HO Scale    $ 229.95

Chopper View of the HO complex

Northwest Corner of the complex

Eastern View

Southern View

View from the southwest

Boiler House


Logging Project Links

Overall Mill Plan
Slatyfork Sawmill
Sawmill Interior
Power House
Sawdust Shed
Log Dump
Pump House
Drying Kiln
Tramway & Storage Yard
Fire Hose Storage and Water Tank
Boxcar Storage Shed
Camp Car Set I & II
Fire Train
MoW Speeders
Company Office
McCabe Log Cars
Other Projects

East Broad Top

Cabin Creek Series

Goin' Home Series

New River Yard


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