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Backyard railroad tracks through living landscape

Port Clinton man's model trains run past 100 miniature, dwarf trees<p>PORT CLINTON - Steve Tusen has taken model railroading to a whole other level. …

G-Scale Model Train Ride

LinkModel railroad enthusiast Jim Zimmerlin attached a GoPro Hero 5 Session camera to the side of a G-Scale model train, and set it loose on a course …

Hot Wheels

Send Your Name to the Sun

Be a part of the first mission to touch the Sun! Submit your name and it will be included in a memory card that will fly aboard Parker Solar Probe …

Miniature Gardening

Need more ideas for miniature fairy gardens?<p>We have the landscape materials that fairies love! We know which dwarf trees, shrubs and other miniature …

Gardening

Sound Effects Downloads

HOME PAGE FUTURE

What is a train layout without POWER? We offer many top of the line power products for g-scale. Believe us, this is not the area to skimp on!<p><b>Schleich</b> …

November, 2017 Update from Family Garden Trains™

Well, cold weather has set in before I got trains running on a regular basis on my new garden railroad. If you are new to the hobby, I wouldn't …

September, 2017 Update from Family Garden Trains™

If you've been subscribed to this newsletter for a while, you know I'm in the middle of trying to build a garden railroad that incorporates my …

Trains

Creating moving, wirelessly-controlled train LED displays with Arduino

In order to make his model trains stand out, David G. Bodnar has been working on the best way to integrate 8×8 displays into the cars.Through the …

Arduino

Tutorial: How to Easily Paint Convincing Rust Effects For Your Miniatures

Let’s start off by being clear: this is a two step tutorial. The first step is to mix pigments with a medium. And no, they’re not hard to find …

August, 2017 Update from Family Garden Trains™

If you've been subscribed to this newsletter for a while, you know I'm in the middle of trying to build a garden railroad that incorporates my …

Product Page

<b>Photo #4</b> G or Standard Gauge bridge. 6 inches wide and 9 inches high, 18" Long. Available in Painted or Powder coated, and in Stainless Steel <i>(shown a</i> …

5 Must-Have Miniature Painting Tools from the Cosmetics Aisle

<i>On The Painter’s Guild, host Will Friedle (who is new to the hobby) is joined by veteran hobbyists who show him the ins and outs of painting minis.</i> …

2018 National Garden Railway Convention – June 4-9, 2018 / Atlanta, GA

July, 2017 Update from Family Garden Trains™

Longtime readers know that I've been involved with garden railroading since the mid-1980s, and I started my first "permanent" garden railroad in …

Ozark Garden Railway Society's Backyards Tour

Police Recover Some Model Trains Stolen From Tulsa Storage

A Garvin County jail inmate escapee has been arrested, according to the sheriff’s office.<p>A Garvin County jail inmate escapee has been arrested, …

Model Trains

G-Scale Train Fun

Meet the 89-Year Old Who Built a Train in His Backyard | WIRED

GARDENING: Austin enthusiasts all aboard the garden train in backyards

An orange refrigerator freight car is stopped on the tracks alongside a platform; a man wearing a ha...

Remote Control Systems

<b>RCS R/C IS NOT BLUETOOTH. RCS Tx HANDPIECES HAVE KNOBS & BUTTONS YOU CAN "FEEL".<br>NO STARING AT A "NO FEEL" PHONE SCREEN YOU CANNOT SEE IN SUNSHINE.<br>RCS</b> …

Arduino

April, 2017 Update from Family Garden Trains™

In many parts of the country, May is the best time to get ahead and stay ahead of the weeds (except for those that germinate late). Also, you may …

Gardening

G-Scale Graphics

This site is best viewed using Chrome or FireFox browsers. They are free to use and free of problems.<br>Old versions of Safari and Internet Explorer may …

Internet Explorer

How to hook it up to your existing layout

The <b>StationMaster</b> is a <b>3x4 inch microprocessor based box</b> that can automatically slow-down, pause, and then gracefully accelerate your trains up to …

Trains

Garden railway hobbyist enjoys the small details

CLOSE<p>Thomas Murphy got involved with garden railways -- outdoor model train layouts -- once he retired 24 years ago. Since then, he's created a large …

Trains

March, 2017 Update from Family Garden Trains™

If you've been following our adventures, you know that we moved in November of last year, after having one more run of the trains in October. The …

Trains

Workin' on the railroad

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The mournful sound of a train whistle, the rhythmic screech of steel on steel and the roar as a massive engine and its long trail …

Trains

Advanced Forum Detail Topic - In-ko-pah RR: Another brick building

Topic: In-ko-pah RR: Another brick building<p>(3 rates)<p>November 16, 2014 12:04 AM EST<p>Posts<p>4,832<p>Thanks<p>154<p>Thanked<p>151<p>Reputation<p>Well Respected<p><!== Ratio: …

Advanced Forum Detail Topic - In-ko-pah RR: The Dos Manos Depot

Topic: In-ko-pah RR: The Dos Manos Depot<p>(0 rates)<p>September 23, 2015 11:05 PM EDT<p>Posts<p>4,832<p>Thanks<p>154<p>Thanked<p>151<p>Reputation<p>Well Respected<p><!== Ratio: 100 …