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Realistic Model Railroad Design: Your Step-By-Step Guide to Creating a Unique Operating Layout (Model Railroader)

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Using photos, illustrations, and a straightforward style, notable Model Railroader magazine author Tony Koester shows you how to make creative, plausible choices for the concept and construction of your next model railroad. Covers key topics like developing an entire model railroad theme, choosing a scale, integrating signature design elements into your track plan, and muc ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published April 1st 2004 by Kalmbach Pub Co
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Steven
In this book, author Tony Koester shares tips and tricks he has learned over the years for creating a realistic model railroad. There are many good suggestions to be had, but much of the book is aimed at a tiny segment of the model train community that I would call "psuedo-professionals." These are the people who have an entire basement, plenty of funds, and a team of fellow modelers to work on their layout, or else have a "club" layout. Many of Koester's suggestions relate to how others will pe ...more
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