RIDDLE, Peter H.
Title: Trains from Grandfather's Attic : Layout Construction and Operating Techniques for the Prewar Toy Train Enthusiast. First Edition
Publisher:  Greenberg Publishing Company, Inc., Sykesville, Maryland, 1991, ISBN:0897782151
Seller ID: 104459
RIDDLE, Peter H. Trains from Grandfather's Attic : Layout Construction and Operating Techniques for the Prewar Toy Train Enthusiast. Diagrams and Photographs by the Author. Sykesville, Maryland : Greenberg Publishing Company,Inc., (1991). First Edition. Pp (1),ii-iv,-144. Illustrated. 4to, illus trated brown wood panel card covers, lettered in black. "Take those Prewar trains off the shelf ... and put them back on track! A down-to-earth and engaging approach to model railroading that puts the emphasis on FUN! Learn sure-fire ways to construct control panels that are easy to modify later. Handle wirinf og trackage, switches and accessories without driling holes. Discover simple techniques for crating realistic scenery from everyday objects. Tips on restoring and customizing those nearly hopeless relics you bought for a song." (from the back cover). The author was Director of the Schoolof Music of Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, and has had a lif elong association with model railroading. Very good. 35.00