In the Siskiyou Line video series, seasoned model railroader Joe Fugate demonstrates how to build a successful model railroad by showing you what he did on his own dream model railroad, the HO Siskiyou Line. This series covers the entire process all the way from conception to finished scene, and shows how you can do it too. Five DVDs are included in this set:
Modeling a Prototype
Many consider state-of-the-art in the model railroading hobby today to be modeling a prototype railroad. In this first how-to DVD volume, we have collected many powerful insights from Joe Fugate’s Siskiyou Line layout to give you for-example expert techniques on modeling a real-life railroad in miniature.
Design & Construction
With your model railroad layout concept in mind, it’s time to proceed to layout design and construction. In our DVD volume 2, we’ve collected expert how-to tricks to reveal powerful model railroad layout design insights you seldom see covered in the train hobby press.
Electrical / DCC & Control
It’s the track and electrical side of your model train layout that makes or breaks how well the trains run. In our DVD volume 3, we’ve assembled how-to tricks covering many of the best expert electrical and DCC insights for your model railroad.
Scenery & Bridges, Part 1
Nothing enhances the enjoyment value of your model railroad layout like realistic scenery and bridges. In DVD volume 4, we’ve collected many expert how-to tricks to reveal easy-to-implement yet powerful secrets for getting eye-popping miniature scenery and unparalleled railroad bridge realism.
Scenery & Bridges, Part 2
In Part 2 of our scenery how-to, we pick up where Part 1 left off, packing still more expert model railroad scenery how-to secrets into the volume, revealing how to finish off your miniature scenery and get eye-popping model train scenes with amazing ease.