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Setting up a train set
Expanding a train set
Building A Model Railway
From trainset to layout
What is the best oil to lubricate your model train with & what NOT to use
February 26, 2018
From time-to-time every model locomotive needs oiling to keep it running smoothly. But what's the best fluid to use?
How NOT to clean track, part 2
March 4, 2016
Cleaning track is a fundamental maintenance task on a model railway but it's surprising how badly wrong it can go.
How NOT to clean track, Part 1
February 8, 2016
This gem of track cleaning advice was overheard in a model railway shop the other day. And it's wrong. Wrong. Wrong. Wrong.
7 Tips That Will Make Your Model Train Run Smoothly in 2018
September 26, 2014
Trying to figure out why your model train judders, stops and starts? Don't panic. Here are 7 easy and quick tips from model railway gurus across the Internet