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
Model railway tools, accessories, rolling stock and models tried, tested and reviewed.
A handy modelling tool
January 1, 2018
If only I had more fingers. That’s something almost every modeller has uttered at one point or another.
Review Märklin 81701 Z Gauge Train Starter Set
December 20, 2017
It’s happened again and I was powerless to resist.
The best aid to help see when your eyesight fades
October 27, 2017
It happens to us all. Some sooner, some later. But it happens.
Textured Rolling Pins – Useful for UK Model Railways?
September 12, 2017
Green Stuff World's textured rolling pins are a huge time saver for modelling stone and brick work in military modelling but can they be used for UK model
Dremel 3000 review – the best model making tool?
May 30, 2016
I'm a long time fan of Dremel's versatile rotary tools and the Dremel 3000 is one of my favourite tools — no make that my number one most used model making