Magazine: Model Railroader - January 2021

Kalmbach Publishing

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Kalmbach Publishing Magazine: Model Railroader - January 2021

Modeling forbidden spaces

by Dave Abeles

Dave Abeles shares some of the "forbidden spaces" on his layout, and how to model and photograph them. Building a layout gives you access to places you may not be able to visit in real life.

Add real rocks to your scenery

by Lou Sassi

Model Railroader contributing editor Lou Sassi shares his techniques for adding real rocks to your layout's scenery. Nothing looks more like the real thing than the real thing, when it comes to rocks!

Using grout to model soil

by Lance Mindheim

Lance Mindheim shows you how to use tile grout to create earth textures on your model railroad. This material is inexpensive and readily available in a broad range of earth tones.

The care and feeding of Tortoises

by Gerry Albers

Some installation and repair tips can keep these switch motors thriving under your layout.

Into canyon country

by Bob McLaughlin

How the Florida Scale Rails club extended its HO scale Denver & Rio Grande layout.

Creating better layout photos

by Brooks Stover

Frequent contributor Brooks Stover offers suggestions for improving your photographs of your model railroad.

Installing fiber optic lighting

by Paul Jack McCarty

This wiring-free solution allows you to add illuminated scenes to your layout without any soldering.

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