This side is significantly more involved as the main line also passes through this bit of area.
Doing some testing showed that the benchwork needs to be widened to about 11" to 12" to give the amount of room needed.
Here are a couple of in progress shots from the testing that was done before sawdust was made.
I also took this opportunity to sand out the manufacturing defect in the homasote that was causing a hump in the track right as it entered the wall.
|Note we are having to the use the space for main #2|