Model Train Collecting [NOOK Book]

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Looking for something fun the whole family can enjoy?.
Discover The Joys of One of The World's Oldest and Greatest Hobby...Model Train Collecting!

Model train collecting can be fun and exciting, while also allowing you to work with your hands and your mind. Exercise your ...
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Model Train Collecting

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Overview

Looking for something fun the whole family can enjoy?.
Discover The Joys of One of The World's Oldest and Greatest Hobby...Model Train Collecting!

Model train collecting can be fun and exciting, while also allowing you to work with your hands and your mind. Exercise your imagination and express yourself in your own unique way!

I am sure at some point in your life you've seen one of those little model trains setup on their tiny little tracks and realistic looking landscape that makes it look so alive and real.

Have you ever dreamed about maybe having one of those little train sets for yourself?

Some people may have the mistaken impression that these little model trains are just for kids, but on the contrary it's the adults that love collecting them and running them around the tracks. You see model trains are different than those little toy trains you buy for the kids to play with.

These model trains are not cheap and prices can range from about $20 and go up into the hundreds or thousands of dollars each. They also need to be handled with care if you want them to retain their value.

Did you know that people have been collecting model trains since the 1800's and there are even national organizations for trains? Yes it's true, and they also have support groups so other model train collectors can all get together and talk about their trains and maybe what they've added to their collection since the last meeting.
Model Train collecting is very popular and is actually a big business with a lot of companies competing for the model train business!

If you've been thinking about becoming a model train collector but don't know how to get started or what kind of trains or other accessories you'll want to keep reading because you've come to the right place.

Why do people want to get into model train collecting? There can be many reasons why people want to choose this as a hobby.

Some people find it helps them to relax by having something to do that allows them to be creative and use their imagination as they lay out the landscaping. It can be something the whole family can participate in as you build your little train community.

Just about everyone enjoys seeing those little trains going down the tracks thru all the scenic wonders you've created! Many people find it gives them a sense of peace and enjoyment.
The details on these little scale models are quite exquisite as they capture the way a train really looks but just a smaller version of it

People young and old get a kick out of watching those tiny little wheels and other mechanical parts working just like the real thing. Some of them will even blow steam just like a real train does!

Did you know there are even different ways these little trains are powered? Some by batteries, some by electricity and even some by remote control.

Just imagine having the information you need to get started with model train collecting, right at your fingertips! No searching all over the internet or library for information, it's all right here in this handy little guide. Just take a look at some of what's covered in this ebook.

History of Model Trains
Types of Model Trains
How Model Trains are powered
Who makes Model Trains
Caring for your Model trains
Model Train Terminology
Most popular Model Train
Joining others who share your hobby


If you’ve been looking for a something the whole family can do together to have some quality time, then Model Train Collecting would be an excellent choice as it can be enjoyed by all!
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012073549
  • Publisher: Lou Diamond
  • Publication date: 2/1/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 933,368
  • File size: 78 KB

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  • Posted September 26, 2011

    all you need to know about model trains

    I have been collecting model trains for years and I am now getting my kids involved in this hobby, they enjoyed this book very much.

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    Posted February 15, 2012

    Is it better in color?

    The title of my review asks the question

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