SOUNDS LIKE A GOOD START—WITH AN EXCURSION TRAIN?
Fourteen months ago I finally took a step in a new direction when I committed to beginning my new hobby, which is to create a large model railroad layout. How large? Well in sheer table top square footage it comes in at 98.5. But I plan on having more than one level around my city scene, so I suppose it can edge up past 120-130 square feet.That is basically the equivalent of a 10 x 12 or 10 x 13 room. I don’t know how many of you have checked the prices on model railroading gear, but to use some bad grammar, it ain’t cheap!
So what’s a guy to do for model railroading gear? One alternative is to shop at a flea market. Model railroading is a HUGE hobby with gobs of gear spread out and manufactured all over the world. As with all manufactured items with any king…
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