Posts Tagged ‘Ballast’

How To Ballast Points

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how to ballast model railway pointsBallasting track is pretty straight forward but points are a whole different game! Those moving parts and springs are just crying out to get blocked up and wreck the operation of the point. But it needn’t be that troublesome, here’s a quick video that takes you through the process. Read Now

Ballasting track is pretty straight forward but points are a whole different game! Those moving parts and springs are just crying out to get blocked up and wreck the operation of the point. But it needn’t be that troublesome, here’s a quick video that takes you through the process. Updated:5/10/17

How To Pick The Right Ballast For The Most Realistic Model Railway

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Priorsfield, Severn-Wash LineThe ballast on railways wasn’t always grey and if you want your model railway to be authentic you’ll need to get the colour and texture right on your layout. Read Now

The ballast on railways wasn’t always grey and if you want your model railway to be authentic you’ll need to get the colour and texture right on your layout. Updated:5/10/17

The Origins of Ballast – Monday Model Railway Factoid, #5

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Thirdley (LMS) model railwayEven wondered what the origins of ballast are and why it’s even called ballast? Read on for the fascinating history of the small grey stones found between track rails. Read Now

Even wondered what the origins of ballast are and why it’s even called ballast? Read on for the fascinating history of the small grey stones found between track rails. Updated:11/05/15

How To Ballast Revealed | Watch These 3 Top Videos + Tips

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Watch these 3 top guides on how to easily add a super realistic ballast finish to your railway. Read Now

How to Ballast

Watch these 3 top guides on how to easily add a super realistic ballast finish to your railway. Updated:5/10/17