Monthly Archives: December 2010

Model Train Newsletter Now Online – Issue # 311210

The latest model train newsletter is now online for you. You can find it by visiting: http://modelrailwaynews.com/?p=431 In this issue of the newsletter: 1. Model Railroad Scenery – How To Make Trees 2. Model Railway Structures and Buildings 3. The … Continue reading

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Building a Model Railway – You Need To Know How To Lay Track, Connect Electrics And Create Scenery

Building a model railway means you need some basic knowledge of how to lay the railway track, connect the electrics and create scenery. The manufacturers have made it very easy to do all of this. The instructions that come with … Continue reading

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Model Train Sets – 3 Essential Tips To Choosing The Model Train Set For You

Choosing a model train set can be overwhelming simply because of the huge amount of choice available. I’ll give you a few pointers in this article that will help you choose between the large selection of model train sets available … Continue reading

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Model Train Newsletter Now Online – Issue 231210

The latest model train newsletter is now online for you. You can find it by clicking here or visiting: http://modelrailwaynews.com/model-train-newsletter/ In this issue of the newsletter: 1. Designing your model train layout the easy way 2. The basic and advanced … Continue reading

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Review Of The Athearn Genesis EMD GP15-1 Locomotive

Here is a video review of the Athearn Genesis EMD GP15-1 locomotive. It comes as a decorated or undecorated unit with or without DCC and sound. These are some of the great features of this Athearn locomotive: Genesis driveline with … Continue reading

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Model Train Sets for Adults – Where To Start and What To Buy

Model trains are not the toys that some people think they are. Manufacturers have created model train sets for adults to satisfy the huge demand. Model train sets for adults have been put together to avoid the confusion of buying … Continue reading

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The Scenic Model Railroad at Smoky Mountain Trains

This video gives you a teaser view of the amazingly well detailed “Scenic Model Railroad” at Smoky Mountain Trains. This is located in Bryson, NC. The model railroad display is set up at a train museum to showcase the trains … Continue reading

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Model Train Sets For Adults – A Guide On What To Look For

Are you looking for model train sets for adults? Some people think that model trains are for children, but there is a big range of model train sets for adults. If you have ever attempted to build a model train … Continue reading

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Model Railway Layouts – Structures, Buildings and Scenery

The person without an understanding of model railway layouts will often just see the basics of the track, trains and scenery. They see a train running around the track and often don’t really have an appreciation for how much time, … Continue reading

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Model Train Layout – Start With Your Track Plan, Which Can Be Designed Online

Building a model train layout is actually a bit of an art. It involves planning, preparation, building, sculpting, painting and some wiring. Most of these skills can be learned as you go and there is a huge amount of help … Continue reading

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