Hints, tips and products for model train and railway enthusiasts.
How to start
The Best Train Sets 2019
Setting up a train set
Building A Model Railway
From trainset to layout
Maintaining and Fixing
A quick tip from the school of the blindingly obvious
September 17, 2017
If you lay your scatter, as I do, by sprinkling the stuff from your fingers you'll love - or perhaps hate - this tip.
How to make your own scatter & why I’ll never buy scatter material again
September 16, 2017
I'll never buy scatter for my model railway again.
7 Steps To Laying Scatter + Help A Fellow Modeller
August 18, 2017
Mike M. emailed in recently with what seemed like an easy question.
How To Make Landscape Scatter Materials On A Budget – Thrifty Thursday Model Building Tip, #1
May 7, 2015
If you're looking for soil, dirty or sand material for your landscape, park any thoughts of buying scatter materials and head to the kitchen with this weeks