Category: HO Train Layouts

How to Make Model Railroad Sub Roadbed

Here’s an interesting approach from Geoff A to create sub roadbed that utilizes more of your expensive material with a minimum of waste.  Using this approach enables you to create gentle and realistic easements without having to guess angles or memorizing what you may have already put in place. From the looks of his layout, …

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Video: Take a ride on Bob Wundrock’s Layout

We’ve seen videos of layouts before from the viewing angle of a engineer, but Bob Wundrock’s perspective is unique in that he has a graphic overlay of what an engineer would actually be seeing! This made us think, with the explosion of FPV (or First Person View) in the drone / quadcopter market, how could …

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Tablets & Smart Phones – The Next Generation Of HO Train Layout Control

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Controlling your HO Train Layout with mobile Apps Model train layout control has come a long way, and is about to make a giant leap forward to revolutionize the way we interact with our layouts. In the beginning… most of us in the model railroad hobby are old enough to remember the days of a simple …

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