Raildig Grassinator
OrthoTape Plaster Cloth

Archive for May, 2011

Santa Fe Diorama

Santa Fe Diorama

Our new desktop wallpaper is brought to you by Ztrack Magazine and features two very cool recent Santa Fe releases. We have a pair of Santa Fe Budd cars by AZL and these are traveling over the Micro-Trains Line through-girder, Santa Fe bridge. The scene is a recent diorama I completed here at Ztrains to […]

May 28, 2011 2 Comments More
Dave Frary | Blue Ribbon Models

Dave Frary | Blue Ribbon Models

If you’ve ever walked into a hobby shop and looked at the book rack or picked up a copy of Model Railroader, you’ve likely seen Dave Frary’s work. Dave has written the definitive guide to model railroad scenery in his book, How To Build Realistic Model Railroad Scenery, now in its 3rd revision. In addition […]

May 14, 2011 0 Comments More
The Three Foot Rule

The Three Foot Rule

The three foot rule in model railroading generally means that if a model or scene looks good from three feet away, it’s a good enough piece of work. An alternate definition comes from a Linn Wescott article and defines the three foot rule as the distance the average person can reach comfortably into their layout […]

May 8, 2011 2 Comments More
Tim Warris | Fast Tracks

Tim Warris | Fast Tracks

With the the continuing growth of Z scale model railroading we’re seeing new products and techniques that only a short time ago were the sole property of the larger scales. The Fast Tracks company of Ontario, Canada now brings us a wide array of fixtures, tools and instruction on how to build our own Code […]

May 7, 2011 0 Comments More
Lance Mindheim | The Shelf Layouts Co.

Lance Mindheim | The Shelf Layouts Co.

Just when you think you know a little something about model railroading you find there’s always more to learn. Personally I find this one of the more fun aspects of the hobby. There are always new doors opening, always new and interesting facets to dig in to. I recently drew up a small plan for […]

May 1, 2011 1 Comment More

Visit Us On Facebook :)

Raildig Twitter
Raildig Grassinator
Raildig Scratchbuilders Calculator