Kalmbach Books Building Vehicles for Model Railroads

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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

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