Other than making one for my son at age 6 as a Christmas set form a starter set I havent made an HO layout befor. I now have the taple, 8x6 made and on the living room floor. Later it will take over the garage but b for now I had the hots to run some trains. I have way more stuff than a club could ever use and I want to see some of it operate. Later I will take this down and convert it to O ga for the under the tree tain. however for now it scrtachs an itch. I will post some pics later.