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Scratchbuilding / Eigenbau

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A Day in Nördlingen / Ein Tag in Nördlingen, by David Broda

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Online Switching Puzzle | Online Rangierspiel


Make 2 trains pass through on 1 railway. Blue train to right and yellow train to left.


  • There are 2 sidings
  • Only 1 engine/car will fit on each siding
    • If there 2 engines/cars on the same siding, you cannnot turn the switch
  • Engines are moved by dragging with the mouse
    • You cannot move cars without an engine
  • Switches are turned by clicking near the the junction of mainline and siding
  • Engines and cars are coupled by bringing into close contact
  • Engines and cars are uncoupled by clicking on the white coupler
  • You cannot couple from the front of the engine.

Hint: Start by disconnecting one of the locomotives and parking it in the opposite siding.

2 cars in each train

3 cars in each train

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