Whether you model a modern railroad or a turn-of-the-century steam railroad, SwitchList can display realistic paperwork and switchlists to help your crews place those boxcars where they belong. SwitchList comes with four switchlist styles by default, and with a little bit of web page knowledge, you can create your own.
Here’s the four built-in switchlist styles. (Click on each to see a full-sized switchlist in that style.)
“Handwritten” styleOur original style, designed for easy reading in dark garages.
Southern Pacific-style Switchlist:
Modern PICL Report
San Francisco Belt Railroad B-7 Form
(See Bill Kaufman’s article on the Belt Line in the July 2009 Railroad Model Craftsman for details on this style of switchlist.)
Custom Switch List Example: Thomas
You can also design your own switch list style; here’s a Thomas the Tank Engine theme to show youstyle switchlist, intended as a demonstration of how you can customize your own switch list style.