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The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #1: Building The Bates Mansion from Psycho
By Richard Marmo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This guide details the construction of the 1/87th scale Polar Lights kit of the famous (or infamous) Bates Mansion featured is the classic movie Psycho. Construction techniques for a scratchbuilt hill to mount it on is included. Learn how to replicate chalky, cracked, weatherbeaten paint. Finally, scenicing/landscaping methods are described that tie everything together.
The Wonderful World of Model Trains: A Beginner's Guide to Building Your Own Model Railways and Creating Stunning Sceneries & Layouts
By David B. Brokaw
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
"The Wonderful World of Model Trains" is a comprehensive guide to model railroading written for someone who is new to this hobby, starting with some basic "train knowledge" & terminologies, and continuing on to the more detailed aspects of the hobby like how to build your own benchwork, creating stunning scenery, tips & tricks, laying out tracks, wiring, and much more.
Having Fun With Model Trains
By Sally White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Model trains must be one of the oldest and most awe inspiring hobbies for both young and old. These miniature trains have captured the imagination of people all over the world for many years. Once the love for model trains has bitten you, you will never look back and very few people that started this hobby will stop without any good reason. They will probably carry on right into old age!