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2017 Sherman Hills Model Railroad Train Show kicks off


Wyoming Tribune - May 21, 2017
Luke Ayers, 4, of Leadville, Colorado, examines a model train during the Sherman Hills Model Railroad Train Show on Friday, May 19, 2017 at the Frontier Park Exhibition Hall in Cheyenne. The annual event kicks off Depot Days weekend, a celebration of ...
 

Depot Days and Sherman Hill Model Railroad Show to be held next weekend


Wyoming Tribune - May 14, 2017
The combination of Depot Days and the Sherman Hill Annual Model Railroad Show will draw thousands of railroad enthusiasts from across the country to Cheyenne next weekend. Whether they're interested in seeing the Union Pacific Steam Shop up close ...
 

Model Railroad Museum Options to Buy Heritage Park for $1.2M ...


iBerkshires.com - May 11, 2017
The Redevelopment Authority, including new member David Bond confirmed on Tuesday, voted unanimously to enter into the agreement. NORTH ADAMS ...
 

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Model Railroad books


Basic DCC Wiring for Your Model Railroad: A Beginner's Guide to Decoders, DCC Systems, and Layout Wiring


by: Mike Polsgrove
Get started with Digital Command Control (DCC)! This how-to guide covers the basics, with an overview of DCC, track wiring, cab bus wiring, and converting an existing layout to DCC. Written by Mike Polsgrove, Model Railroader s columnist on DCC.
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Wiring Your Model Railroad


by: Larry Puckett
If model railroaders could own one book about wiring, this would be the best choice. In Wiring Your Model Railroad, Larry Puckett provides a helpful overview of all things wiring, including traditional wiring and DCC. This is the first wiring book any modeler should buy, and it s a useful reference guide for experienced modelers. Most importantly, it is the first book any publisher has released on this topic in 15 years. So, it s the most current and reliable source of model railroad wiring information you ll find anywhere.
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Basic Model Railroad Benchwork


by: Jeff Wilson
Features ideas and techniques on benckwork for layouts from beginning to end using different materials. Includes line drawings and lots of colored photos. Book 104 pages.
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Basic Trackwork for Model Railroaders, Second Edition


by: Jeff Wilson
Don't get derailed! Get up to speed on the latest advancements in trackwork with the one book that focuses solely on proper track installation, Basic Trackwork for Model Railroaders, 2nd Edition.

Freshly updated to showcase the newest products, current manufacturers, and the latest techniques, this new edition shows you how to: Lay flextrack, Handlay track, Install turnouts and switch machines, Use all-in-one and other sectional track, Install subroadbed, Ballast and detail track,
and much more!.
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Whats Neat in model railroading | May 2017 Model Railroad Hobbyist | Ken Patterson


http://mrhmag.com - MRH What's Neat columnist Ken Patterson's May 2017 What's Neat column: 1) Modeling leaves in HO; 2) Auto rack loads; 3) Tsunami 2 ...
 

Realistic Details for Model Railroad Scenery – Pallets


Some of the best pallets you'll find are the ones you build yourself, commercially available pallets are good however they often lack the fine detail and more ...
 

Build a model train layout: Model railroad scenery Part 1 how to WGH


This video series, hosted by Michael Gross, will teach you the simple how-to workshop techniques you need to know to take an HO scale electric train set and ...
 

Tunnel Vision: Man Builds Million Dollar Model Railway


SUBSCRIBE to the Barcroft network: http://bit.ly/Oc61Hj A train enthusiast has devoted 30 years of his life to his model railroad, which could be worth more than ...
 

Realistic Hay Bales – Model Railroad Scenery


Adding realistic details to you model railway is vital to creating that sense of realism and awe. These large round hay bales are a perfect example of how simple ...