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Modelling Branch Lines : A Guide for Railway Modellers (Paperback) (David Wright)

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This comprehensive book is aimed at all those railway modellers who wish to create a realistic model of a branch line. It contains a vast array of useful information, excellent reference photographs, practical tips, explanations of modelling techniques and a host of exciting modelling ideas.

Examines the origins, developments and future of branch lines in Britain

Provides useful insights into how to select a suitable branch line to model

Discusses how to create scenic realism and an appropriate setting for the model, with reference to the landscape, the infrastructure, the lineside and the use of authentic colour

Presents information about a selection of real, and some fictitious, branch lines in order to inspire the modeller and help him select a suitable subject to lovingly recreate

Contains track plans and superb drawings of the whole scene which provide a visual intepretation of what the completed model should look like

Presents a number of case-study projects

Number of Pages: 192
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies, Transportation
Sub-Genre: Model Railroading, Railroads / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
Author: David Wright
Language: English
Street Date: November 9, 2015
TCIN: 50241750
UPC: 9781785000195
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-7040
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