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Video: Inside the May 2015 Model Railroader

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Model Railroader editor Neil Besougloff shows you highlights of the May issue, including a 17 x 28-foot layout that's built in a crawlspace and a track plan for a shelf layout based on the Los Angeles Junction Ry. How-to story topics include building DCC friendly signals and occupancy detectors, layering backdrops to add depth to a model train layout, and weathering and detailing a modern auto rack. You'll also read about four model railroaders who use battery power and radio control to run their model trains.

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5 compact track plans

5 compact track plans

Pack lots of fun into a small space.

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