2018 Chasewater Railway

How to's, hints and tips.

There is no right or wrong way on how to build a model railway. But sometimes it's useful to grab some tips, and how to's that other modellers find best. We've attached some videos below from different modellers across YouTube to give you some ideas on how to do things for your layout, from building your baseboards, laying track, ballasting and scenery. Hover over the How to button above to select a category, or scroll through the videos below. 

How to - Episode 1 - Ballasting - Everard Junction

How to Ballast your track with a Ballast spreader. 

Track Laying - Everard Junction 

Improving Landscapes. - Chadwick Model Railway

Creating Terrain - Jennifer E Kirk 

Wiring points (DC method) - Jennifer E Kirk