Hints & tips for model railway enthusiasts, miniature painters and model makers.

Tools

Tools to make model making and building model railways easier, quicker and give better results.

Best wire stripping for bus wiring

best wire stripper
The easiest, fastest and best way to cut and strip wires for electrical work. [...]

A stable aid to let you keep modelling when your hands shake

arm rest help model making and model trains-small
If tremors and shakes are keeping you away from your model making, this handy accessory will be a game changer for your modelling. [...]

A rake for your static grass, Sunday Scribbles

This is a silly little tool-tip, but one I find myself using a lot since discovering it. [...]

A handy modelling tool

model tool
If only I had more fingers. That’s something almost every modeller has uttered at one point or another. [...]

The best head magnifier

fancii head magnifier
It happens to us all. Some sooner, some later. But it happens. [...]

What I Wish I’d Known Before Starting A Model Railway

Building a model railway is fun, challenging and rewarding but it's easy to make mistakes and overlook things when starting. Here's what I've learned after [...]

Model Railway Tools: 17 Essential Items For Your Tool Box, updated for 2020

When it comes to tools for model railways, there are a thousands of tools to choose from. You don't need every tool on sale in B&Q but old hands in the [...]
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