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Shelf Layouts For Model Railroads
Item Name:
Shelf Layouts For Model Railroads
Item #:
KAL12419
Price/ea:
$19.95  $17.95

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A shelf layout is a practical way to incorporate a model railroad into almost any room. It needs no specific benchwork, takes up no floorspace, and can be supported from a stud wall. A shelf layout can be set at any height, easily lighted, and readily moved. When combined with a backdrop, it offers realistic model railroading, and it's the principle type of model railroad you would consider incorporating into a main living area like a den or hallway.

This book explores the possibilities, practicalities, and challenges of linear layout design, and includes a portfolio of nine illustrated layouts with construction details. You'll learn how to set up track-shelf systems for model railroads, solve sight-line and lighting problems, plan realistic operations in the shelf layout footprint, build train cassettes to avoid staging and storage problems, and work around doors, windows, and corners.

Features:

  • Softcover
  • 88 pages
  • Color and B&W photos and diagrams
  • Dimensions: 8 1/4" x 10 3/4"
  • Author: Iain Rice
  • ISBN: 0890246900
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