Author:  7mm Narrow Gauge Association
Published:  2018, 5th edition
Format:  Paperback

Status:  Available

£6.00

Synopsis

Getting Started in 7mm Narrow Gauge by the 7mm Narrow Gauge Association. This 5th edition aims to help the new entrant to 7mm/ft narrow gauge modelling and mainly addresses British prototype modelling, although the sections covering general choices, approaches and techniques are applicable to all prototypes.

Topics covered include:

An introduction to scales and gauge
Different approaches to getting something under way
Planning a layout
The choice between analogue and DCC control
Soldering
Figure painting
3D printing
Special projects to get you started: A conversion of an OO loco; Building a simple loco kit; Rebodying an OO wagon; and building a bogie coach, based on a Peco kit.