Ho scale trains
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4' x 8' model train layouts is the most common size across HO scale and N scale. Majority of model railroads are constructed on a 4' x 8' layout. Also, it's not too difficult to construct benchwork for a 4x8 model train layout.
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Top 5 HO scale train layouts plans for model train beginners and intermediates including the dimensions and area required for the benchwork and easy access to heard to reach spots on the model railroad.
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Hey guys, I've just begun laying the roadbed and trackwork for a small HO scale switching layout, and although not new to the hobby (mostly been weathering and detailing rolling stock) - this is my first layout in a long time. Here is the strange dillema I am facing: My layout is built atop 2" blue foam boards, and although sufficient at reducing train noise, I decided I wanted a trace of roadbed for the mainline. I purchased some N scale cork roadbed strips, and before permanently placing…
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How a basement hobby turned into world-building.
in this article, model railroader Allen Keller explains how to make your engines look less toy-like with a few quick and simple techniques.
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