Layout Planning

3rd Planit from El Dorado software has a number of features that, in my opinion, make this an outstanding software tool for the model railroader.  I have used it extensively on my layout and continue to find new ways to use it.  For those of you who are curious, here is a 3D view of the shop HO layout.

old shop layout

For those of you that already have 3rd Planit and want to see some of the ways that we use it, send me an e-mail and I will send you the 3pi file.

For those of you that want this program, here is where you can get it: