Whether you're planning your first permanent layout or you've already started building your latest model railroad empire, here's a book as essential as a pencil, saber saw, and electric drill. Inside this indispensable manual is information about how real railroads operate and how to design a realistic model railroad i ...Read more
FEATURES: Glossy softcover 144 page book.
Includes techniques and information beneficial for both the beginner and advanced modeler.
Includes many pictures and detailed diagrams.
This book is full of helpful "how-to" information, such as:
-How to plan a track to yield realistic operation
-How to design realistic mainlines, spurs, yards, and terminals
-How you can use of curvature, grades, and clearances
-How real railroads load and unload freight and assemble trains
-And much more!
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