Books

A Beginner's Guide to Creative Effects for your Model Railroad

$16.99ITEM: 116-12050

A Beginner's Guide to Creative Effects for your Model Railroad from A-Line contains 200 pages of text with hundreds of black and white photos covering the subject matter very well. The book is an excellent tool for taking a new, planned or existing layout to a more creative level. A model railroad should be more than running trains on track! From the electrical primer chapter to wiring, lighting, animation, sound, scenery, theatrical, operating effects and finally a source guide this book is loaded with tips and techniques. The Beginner's Guide to Creative Effects for your Model Railroad is an important how-to book for your library that you will refer to over and over again. Softcover, 200 Pages.

Walthers 2019 Reference Book

$17.99ITEM: 913-219P

A must-have for any modeling library or workbench, the print edition of Walthers 2019 HO, N & Z Reference Book brings you all the great content you're accustomed to including:  Hundreds of pages of product information, photos and more!
All-new Magic of Model Railroading photos, Free sign sheet to help detail your layout, Coupon for 20% off a Walthers Cornerstone kit.  Great content for new modelers as well as seasoned pros, New products and vendors added.
Get instant hobby information on the go with the new digital edition, availble for the first time this year through the Walthers mobile app! A page for page version of the print book, it includes extra value added content on each section intro page and other "digital only" content that includes: New modeling articles for ideas and inspiration, Video and rich media
Direct links to products on walthers.com for easy ordering.

Atlas Beginners Guide To HO Model Railroad

$7.99ITEM: ATLZ0009

Success Starts Here! Open this book and enter the world of ATLAS--the thoughtful model railroader's choice for quality, value and performance.

The layouts in this book are designed to be constructed with quality Atlas track and electrical components (HO SCALE trains).

Lots of tips and the latest advances in model railroading technology
Blueprints for 12 basic layouts that allow for future expansion
Comprehensive list of all Atlas track needed for each layout
Large, clear diagrams and photos to visually guide you through each step
Complete and simple wiring instructions and guidelines
Learn how to create a realistic environment-buildings, paint and landscaping