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Kalmbach Publishing Softcover Book 12487 Compact Layout Design

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Design and build a full-featured compact layout.Containing his signature, hand-drawn layout plans, this book by Iain Rice sets out to celebrate the compact model railroad. To effectively design and build a compact layout, you need to consider more than just size and shape. You also need to look at how best to use the available space. Iain explains how the techniques for designing a compact layout and shows how to design a layout for operation. He provides practical room-sized designs that are achievable as well as appealing. These classic plans are featured:1880s Nevada narrow gauge railroad1940s-50s Arkansas short lineWorld War II U.S. Army stateside baseUpper New York bridge lineEastern coal railroadMidwestern branch lineNorthwestern waterfront railroadNew England main line

Iain Rice95 pages

SKU: KAL-12487


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