Bill Riechmann's Layout & Projects

A look at Bill's layout and his custom painted rolling stock
Industrial Area  Some billboard reefers and some old tank cars are spotted in the area.
1 Some billboard reefers and some old tank cars are spotted in the area.
Yard Area  This is one of several yard areas on the layout, which provide storage for Bill's extensive collection.
2 This is one of several yard areas on the layout, which provide storage for Bill's extensive collection.
Turntable Area
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Royal Blue Locomotive Repaint  Custom repainted Royal Blue locomotive
4 Custom repainted Royal Blue locomotive
Royal Blue Coach  We all know American Flyer neglected to make matching blue passenger cars for the Royal Blue, but Bill has corrected that oversight.
5 We all know American Flyer neglected to make matching blue passenger cars for the Royal Blue, but Bill has corrected that oversight.
Royal Blue Dome Observation  More than just a repaint, Bill has created a dome observation car.
6 More than just a repaint, Bill has created a dome observation car.
The Red Arrow  Another of Bill's conversions and repaints
7 Another of Bill's conversions and repaints
Hershey Express  Bill has created an entire train dedicated to the transportation of Hershey chocolate.
8 Bill has created an entire train dedicated to the transportation of Hershey chocolate.
See's Candy Club Car - Version 1  The GGAFC 2014 Flyerfest West offered this car and an alternate design, which inspired Bill to create the rest of the train.
9 The GGAFC 2014 Flyerfest West offered this car and an alternate design, which inspired Bill to create the rest of the train.
See's Candy Club Car - Version 2  Here is the GGAFC 2014 Flyerfest West car in the Alternate design.
10 Here is the GGAFC 2014 Flyerfest West car in the Alternate design.
See's Candy Caboose  The See's Candy train needed a caboose and Bill provided one.
11 The See's Candy train needed a caboose and Bill provided one.
See's Candy Gondola  What better way to carry candy than in a gondola?
12 What better way to carry candy than in a gondola?
See's Candy Locomotive  Motive power for the See's Candy Train
13 Motive power for the See's Candy Train