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Model Railroader’s Guide to Mountain Railroading
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With its dramatic scenery and challenging operations, mountain railroading is an appealing theme that crosses many regions and all eras. Respected author Tony Koester offers insight into layout and track planning, and compares narrow gauge with standard gauge railroads. Essential advice on achieving realistic mountain operation is included, along with tips for working relevant scenery into the layout.



• Choose the correct locomotives and rolling stock for realistic mountain railroad operation



• Learn how to model a forested mountainside, bridges, rock outcroppings, and more



• Study dozens of existing mountain layout photos for inspiration
96 pages • 150 color photos
Price: $21.95
Product Number: 12462
ISBN: 9780890248157
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Tony Koester's Model Railroader's Guide to Mountain Railroading comes from an author who has made model railroading his life hobby, editing special issues of Model Railroader magazine since 1995 and actively participating in the model rail community. This guide discusses layout, track planning, and how to achieve realistic mountain operation and layouts, and is a 'must' for any model railroader.

-The Bookwatch