Hints, tips and products for model train and railway enthusiasts.
How to start
The Best Train Sets 2018
Setting up a train set
Building A Model Railway
From trainset to layout
Maintaining and Fixing
Ready but not able?
May 8, 2018
It's a sore spot for many railway modellers. What are your thoughts?
DC or DCC? What do you prefer and why
February 19, 2018
This is one of those topics that everyone has a view on. But what do real-world modellers prefer?
Sound, smoke, lights and a flickering firebox in N gauge
January 31, 2018
If you model in N gauge and have watched in envy as OO and HO modellers show off the sound, smoke and lights of their locos you'll want to see this.
What’s the difference between DCC and DC trains – which is best?
November 18, 2014
When first starting out you'll undoubtedly come across two terms — DC and DCC. What does DCC mean, what are the differences? Which should you get?