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Basic Model Railroading

Getting Started in the Hobby (Model Railroader Books)

by Kent J. Johnson

  • 230 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Kalmbach Publishing Company .
Written in English

  • Model Railroading,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • Models,
  • Railroads

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8215844M
    ISBN 100890243344
    ISBN 109780890243343

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The Complete Book of Model Railroading.When wiring blocks, you can either cut gaps in both rails or wire one rail constantly and only cut a single rail.

This is called common rail wiring, which works well for wiring signals with most blocks. With re verse loops, you will have to cut both rails.

You can use various types of model train switches for this project. Continue to 2 of 3 : Ryan Kunkle.