The perfect introduction to scale model railroading.
Introduction to Model Railroading offers beginning modelers a wealth of information. It begins with choosing a place, era and scale to model. Veteran modeler Jeff Wilson also breaks down the basics of planning a layout and building supporting benchwork. The easy-to-follow instructions and abundance of photographs make this the perfect introduction to scale model railroading.
Chapter 1: Getting Started
Chapter 2: Choosing a scale and theme
Chapter 3: Planning a layout
Chapter 4: Using tools and glues
Chapter 5: Building benchwork
Chapter 6: Laying track and roadbed
Chapter 7: Wiring a layout
Chapter 8: Modeling structures
Chapter 9: Adding scenery and details
Chapter 10: Selecting locomotives
Chapter 11: Running rolling stock
Chapter 12: Painting and weathering
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