My Library - Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Wiring

Cab Control

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1995-06
Page:
90
Author:
Andy Sperandeo
Description:
Glossary of terms. Simple diagrams and text explaining how to create a two-cab layout.

Improved Installation of Circuitron Switch Machines

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1997-07
Page:
104
Author:
Lionel Strang
Description:
This author describes how he uses a 1 x 4 x 4 block of wood to install the Tortoise and its wiring before actually installing the block under the layout. This makes the overall process much easier. Because of the extra height under the layout, the article also describes the actuating crank necessary.