My Library - Magazine Articles By Art VanDeWater

Curves on Straights

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-04
Page:
66
Category:
Track
Description:
The author decided to use 1"x4" pine board as the sub-roadbed for his layout, and this article describes how he cut those into pieces to allow him to curve the track. Includes construction photos and the math necessary to cut the individual boards.

Handling Small Parts

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-01
Page:
76
Category:
Tools
Description:
Using a toothpick and double-sided tape to make a small parts pick-up tool.