My Library - Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Lighting

Add "Real" Stars to Your Layout

Magazine:
Scale Rails 2005-06
Page:
22
Author:
Darrell Logan
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes how he made tiny holes in his layout's backdrop so that when the layout lighting is turned down, the backdrop looks like it has shining stars in it.

Easy Overhead Lighting

Magazine:
Scale Rails 2005-05
Page:
22
Author:
David Puthoff
Description:
Using inexpensive rope lights to light the layout.

LED Layout Lighting

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2012-01
Page:
51
Author:
George Gibson
Description:
Using new LED ribbon strips to light the layout under a shelf.

Light Up Your Work Space

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2014-01/02
Page:
25
Author:
Ken Zieska
Description:
The author describes a light bar he has built to help light up the modeling workbench.

Lighting the Great Western Railroad

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1996-03
Page:
80
Author:
Bob Boelter
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes how he planned the layout's lighting and the various problems he had to overcome.

Module and Portable Layout Lighting

Magazine:
N Scale Railroading 2002-07/08
Page:
46
Author:
Tom Knapp
Description:
Building an overhead lightweight and portable light stand to hold MR16-base 12-volt halogen light bulbs. Includes parts list, design diagrams, and examples.