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A guide to model railway track cleaning

We explore the different methods you can apply for cleaning your model railway…

03 July 2019

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VIDEO: Tips for building a fuel depot

Phil Parker has built a diesel fuel depot from a Gaugemaster continental N gauge…

02 July 2019

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How to add fences and boundaries

Transform the landscape of your layout by adding hedges and field barriers.

02 July 2019

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How to make a flowing stream diorama

Kevin Phare’s cakeboxes are great examples of modelling in any scale. Here’s how…

18 June 2019

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What is OO gauge?

The most common gauge of track used on model railways in the UK has an…

07 June 2019

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BRM meets the Diesel and Electric Modellers United

It's DEMU's 25th anniversary in 2019 - we have a chat to some of those involved.…

25 May 2019

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DCC controllers for model railways

We tackle all things DCC in our online article, where we aim to dispel some of…

23 May 2019

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What is EM gauge?

This increasingly popular track gauge has its pros and cons, here's an…

16 May 2019

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3D printing model railways, is it the future?

The traditional method of scratch-building models is still the preferred choice…

13 May 2019

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A model railway beginner’s guide to laying track

After planning your circuit, laying track is the first important step to…

18 April 2019

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How to build your first etched brass kit

We build this shed kit from Roxey Mouldings, which is ideal for soldering…

18 April 2019

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How to use model railway software to make operation of your DCC layout easier

We explain why computer control can make operation of your DCC layout easier,…

14 April 2019

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How to fit pickups to older model locomotives

Here we give you a step-by-step advice to transform your erratic-running…

09 April 2019

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Building a track cleaning wagon for a garden railway

If you don't want your trains slipping and stumbling along the line, a rail…

21 March 2019

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How to build a ‘Salmon’ wagon

We offer some best practice advice on assembling two variants of a wagon from…

20 March 2019

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