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Learn The Right Way To Power Your Model Trains

04.27.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

In the early days, model trains were toys and were powered by a mechanism like a clock - speed was controlled by grabbing levers attached on the train itself as it moved. When the trains were powered by electricity, the power was delivered through a third rail and picked up by a skid like mechanism ...

Caring and Maintaining Your Antique Lionel Train Set

04.26.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

It's true that building an excellent model train layout can be very costly considering you have to buy locomotives, different types of rail cars, track, landscaping, buildings etc. and these items can be pricey. Even though this hobby may be one of the most expensive, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide don't mind spending their ...

5 Tips To Buy Antique Lionel Trains Online – Old Lionel Train Prices

04.25.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

May be it's that wonder when you got your first model train that stuck with you all your life, or may it's a friend who showed you a whole new world of wonder in model trains. Then perhaps you're an ace do it yourselfer who saw what someone did with model trains in their back ...

All About Railway Models

02.11.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

A countrys prosperity depends a lot on how its railway network fares. The urban and the sub-urban network make a large chunk of its engine of economy. During traveling, we do not look at the sophisticated aspect of railway. What are the various attributes of gauge widths, frogs, locomotors and other things? For example, there ...

Vacation in Florida and experience the diversity that Florida off

11.25.2008 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Take your pick of the fabulous locations in Florida to visit. You may want to start your vacation in Florida in the beautiful city of Fort Lauderdale with its cultural, historical and social activities to appeal to your different moods. Then take a break and hit the beaches where you can ride bike, ...

Train trips

10.03.2008 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

I remember how I used to wait to journey by train when I was a small child! We do become jaded in our ideas as we grow older, but in truth, there is no other mode of transport that gives so much satisfaction and joy as a train! Trains have existed since time ...

Freighting Around the World

Today, when needed, large amounts of freight can be transported in as little as a few hours. That truly is a long ways off from the time our parents had to wait months and months for their deliveries. ...