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Kalmbach Books - Basic Trackwork for Model Railroaders, Second Edition

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Item Number: 12479
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Kalmbach Books - Basic Trackwork for Model Railroaders, Second Edition

Table of Contents

Introduction 

1 Prototype track

2 Model track basics

3 Roadbed

4 Sectional track

5 Laying flextrack

6 Laying turnouts

7 Controlling turnouts

8 Crossings and other special trackwork

9 Handlaying track

8 Detailing, painting, and ballasting track

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Don’t get derailed! Get up to speed on the latest advancements in trackwork with the one book that focuses solely on proper track installation, Basic Trackwork for Model Railroaders, 2nd Edition. 

Freshly updated to showcase the newest products, current manufacturers, and the latest techniques, this new edition shows you how to: 

Lay flextrack 
Handlay track 
Install turnouts and switch machines 
Use all-in-one and other sectional track 
Install subroadbed 
Ballast and detail track 
And much more! 

No matter the size or scale of your model railroad, using the techniques in this in-depth guide will set the stage for smooth operation!
 
Author: Jeff Wilson
ISBN: 9780890249383
Size: 8 1/4 x 10 3/4
Pages: 88
Color Photos: 285
Illustrations: 15

Author Bio

Jeff Wilson has written more than 20 books on railroads and model railroading. He spent 10 years as an associate editor at Model Railroader magazine, and he currently works as a freelance writer, editor, and photographer, contributing articles to MR and other magazines. He enjoys many facets of the hobby, especially building structures and detailing locomotives, as well as photographing both real and model railroads.
 
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