My Library - Magazine Articles By Ken Smith

Tall Timber Railroad Part 3

Magazine:
Model Railroading 2005-07
Page:
41
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
On30
Description:
This installment covers backdrops, including construction, photo backdrops, and painting the backdrop.

Tall Timber Railroad Part 5

Magazine:
Model Railroading 2005-11
Page:
27
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
On30
Description:
This installment covers how to build the switches using Fast Tracks' kits.

Tall Timber Railroad Part 6

Magazine:
Model Railroading 2005-12
Page:
42
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
On3
Description:
This installment covers wiring the layout. It includes the standards the author followed on his layout, and which DCC system he chose and why.

Tall Timber Railroad Part 7

Magazine:
Model Railroading 2006-01
Page:
44
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
On30
Description:
This installment of the series covers scenery. It includes plastering the "ground", installing rock castings, ground foam, trees, roads, and pathways.

Tall Timber Railroad Part 8

Magazine:
Model Railroading 2006-02
Page:
50
Category:
Layout Construction
Description:
This installment covers scratchbuilt bridges and using Wooland Scenic Realistic Water.