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  1. HO Scale
    Hello, I am considering adding an expansion to my layout. My existing layout is a U shape, 3 pieces of 4x8 plywood. I want to add a long "L" shape to the layout on one end. (The photo attached is NOT my layout, just a random photo I found to illustrate my questions) I want to use 24"...
  2. HO Scale
    im looking for free templates?plans for ho 1:87 farm building and park?garden. im brand new to model building and im brand new to using forum so i hope this is where im suppose to b
  3. Painting, detailing and decaling
    It hasn't improved since years ago when I was using it on balsa RC aircraft. At least on wood you can drip it on the joint, wait for a puff of smoke and you know it has set. Now I'm using it to attach brass etched parts to plastic, building a Steam Era Models Victorian Railways GY Wagon - nice...
  4. Structures Forum
    I recently purchesed an acrylic model by CMR (Custom Model Railroads) and I am unsure what kind of glue is ok to use. With that said I did conduct an experiment with several brands and types. As of now I have not noticed and changes ex. metling, warping, discoloration, ect. Testors Model Glue...
  5. General Model Train Discussion
    Hi, I found the following web site,, that has a lot of photo images one can download and use as background images. If you need some building pictures to put on a flat to fill in your urban scenes, this would be the web site to visit! Tim.
  6. Layout Design Forum
    I'll show you how to go from a simple flat board to a nice 3D add-on for your layout for cheap and easy. The principals can be used for virtually any scale and size. This small layout / diorama board took about 8 hours to build, most of that time was waiting for material to dry. The final...
  7. For Sale or Trade (member-to-member)
    I need a gift for someone, and I'm looking for a building that would be anything of European historical importance. Does anyone know a website or a seller where I could find something like this?
  8. Beginner Q & A
    I'd like to build a Control Panel for my train set. Can anyone recommend the type of material I should use for the panel that will have microswitches and LEDs attached? Thanks.
  9. O Scale Building

    Image out of a 1955 book. I glued the image to foam core for construction.Neat Huh!
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