I wish I’d done this before my most recent journey to the dark side of my layout!
I’ve just read about a great idea that I haven’t seen before. It’s from the book “Scenic Modelling” by John de Frayssinet and if you haven’t got this book I really recommend it to any model makers.
I spent last night in a local pub drinking some absolutely delicious Tiger Gin. What’s that got to do with model railways you ask….
I’ve recently been paying around with video of my layout. It was while recording that I discovered this neat track laying aid.
Shortly after publishing a recent article on making stone bridges I got a number of messages from modellers wanting to know more about the vegetation seen in the photo. Here’s how I make my bushes.
One of the most common questions I get is how to maintain locomotives and track so trains run smoothly — I seemed to get a desperate plea for help daily over the last year. So rather than write another exhaustive how-to on the subject here are my favourite five tips that I’ve recommend most often during 2016.
Classic Christmas TV: It’s a Wonderful Life, Die Hard and Love Actually.
They’re my watch films during the holidays but if you have some more spare time between now and the New Year these are my eight fave train films and YouTube model railway tip vids to watch over a festive drink or two.