Provides the construction steps for building a walkaround 4 x 8 layout. Photos, diagrams, and helpful instructions show how to construct benchwork and scenery, lay track, build detailed structures, weather freight cars, and more.
The chapters in this book include: Introduction, Building a foam core layout, Building plastic structure kits, Car kits and Kadee couplers, Adding an operating gravel dumper, A road for your layout
26 Clyde's Cycle Center, Adding a backdrop, A stream and a lake for the Cripple Creek, Weathering freight cars, Building a building that isn't there, Popcorn scenery, Walkaround control for a small layout, The house on the hill, A gas station for our HO layout, Add a gravel pit to your layout, Making rocks at the workbench, A tar paper shack for your layout, Add a factory to your layout, Move over, Sherwood, Add a tunnel to your layout, Grade-crossing action for your layout in a flash, Remodel those brick storefronts and How to operate a small layout realistically.
This informative book is 88 pages and features 100 color photos.