N Scale Model Railroading: Getting Started in the Hobby

N Scale Model Railroading: Getting Started in the Hobby

by Marty McGuirk
     
 

Learn what makes N scale unique in everything from benchwork to realistic scenery. Colorful photos and illustrations guide beginners as well as more experienced modelers who are making the transition from a different scale.  See more details below

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Learn what makes N scale unique in everything from benchwork to realistic scenery. Colorful photos and illustrations guide beginners as well as more experienced modelers who are making the transition from a different scale.

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The invention of N scale railroad modeling opened up this popular hobby to tens of thousands of enthusiasts in the mid-1960s down to the present day. With N Scale Model Railroading, Marty McGuirk introduces the neophyte model railroader to all the unique aspects of N scale, including layout planning, essential tools and supplies, track laying, wiring and train control, locomotives, rolling stock, structures, and modular railroading. Of special interest are the step-by-step instructions for building the Carolina Central 4 x 8-foot N scale project layout. If you would like to try your hand at N scale model railroading, begin with a careful reading of Marty McGuirk's N Scale Model Railroading!
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780890243473
Publisher:
Kalmbach Publishing Company, Books Division
Publication date:
09/28/1999
Series:
Model Railroader Series
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
6.78(w) x 10.72(h) x 0.20(d)

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