The October Railway Modeller is out Thursday and is full of highly interesting and inspiring content! For all N gauge modellers it's not to be missed as the issue contains an article describing the creation of a modular layout that PECO provided for the Kato-sponsored T-Track contest which took place in Tokyo in July (pictured below).
Our modelling team were asked to send a layout depicting a quintessential English scene, using PECO track, as well as the Kato Unitrack system. The article describes the steps involved in creating the layout in step-by-step stages, as well as describing what influenced the final design. Below is the track plan of the final design: to see the final piece you'll have to wait to read the article!
Railway Modelling Explored - Adding passengers to coaches in N
A really inspiring article which gives great advice for adding one lacking detail from nearly all N gauge coaches: passengers! Craig Tiley gives step-by-step advice on how to add suitable passengers to popular N gauge coaches produced by different manufacturers. In the article the 5157 Model Scene Unpainted Figures are used effectively to populate a passenger coach!
The October issue is available Thursday 12th September in all good model shops and newsagents. We hope you enjoy the read as much as we did!