Hints, tips and products for model train and railway enthusiasts.
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Tools to make model making and building model railways easier, quicker and give better results.
A stable aid to let you keep modelling when your hands shake
July 22, 2018
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
March 25, 2018
This is a silly little tool-tip, but one I find myself using a lot since discovering it.
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.
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.
What I Wish I’d Known Before Starting A Model Railway
August 30, 2015
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
17 Essential Tools For Your Model Railway Tool Box + Tips
January 23, 2015
When it comes to tools for model railways, there are a thousands of tools to chose from. You don't need every tool on sale in B&Q but old hands in the
Model Railway Tools You’ll Need To Get Started
December 31, 2014
If you're just starting out in model railway building, you'll need some tools to get started. Below are suggestions for your first tools from a 30 year