On any model railroad, motor vehicles should look as accurate as the trains and structures. Learn the techniques for modeling realistic HO scale vehicles from the late steam era through today.
Vehicles are important in establishing the era and location of the layout. In Building Vehicles for Model Railroads, expert modeler Jeff Wilson covers the many facets of modeling vehicles in HO scale with accuracy and realism.
- Soft Cover
- 96 Pages
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 - Vehicle history and basics
Chapter 2 - Plastic kits
Chapter 3 - Resin and metal kits
Chapter 4 - Detailing and weathering cars and trucks
Chapter 5 - Converting toys to scale models
Chapter 6 - Modifying and scratch building truck bodies
Chapter 7 - Truck loads
Chapter 8 - Paint and decals
Chapter 9 Lighting vehicles
List of manufacturers
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