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Brush painting is an important part of model railroading. Here are the materials and steps to become proficient in the art.
An explanation of the different types of model paints. How to use acrylics, enamels, and lacquers to achieve the right finish.
Model painting using the right paint and methods including spray painting, brush painting and dry brushing to achieve a realistic appearance.
A staging yard provides additional space for complete trains and can be built as part of the layout or ouside of the layout area
How to design and arrange Locomotive service facilities for large, medium, and small model train layouts.
The best way to create excellent trackwork using hand laid track measurements and procedures.
Flextrack is the best product for fast track installation. Here are the details for trouble-free operation.
Sectional track can be used for both permanent and temporary installation.
Select the proper track codes for the right look and feel of mainline and siding trackwork.
An explanation of the different size and appearance of model train trackwork and track codes for all model train scales.