In thisbook by Tony Koester,Space-Saving
Industries for Your Layoutwill inspire you to add small- to medium-sized
industries and traffic to your layout.
You'll also find:
- Ideas on how to creatively add space-saving
structures whether it's tucking a business into a corner of a layout or
arranging building fronts along a backdrop.
- Prototype photos and modeling tips on
industries including petroleum dealers, salvage yards, lumberyards, and
- More than a dozen examples to inspire you and
get you started.
- And much more!
Tony Koester has written books focusing on his lifelong hobby of model
railroading. He has been the editor of Model Railroad Planning, a special annual
issue of Model Railroader magazine, since its inception in 1995. He is a
contributing editor to Model Railroader and served as the editor of Railroad
Model Craftsman. Tony is hard at work on a multi-deck HO railroad that
accurately depicts the Nickel Plate Roads St. Louis Division as it appeared in
1. Engine terminals
2. Industries within yards
3. Interchange tracks
4. Team tracks, freight houses, and ramps
5. Truck dumps and coal dealers
6. Petroleum dealers
7. Unconnected industries
8. Salvage yards
9. Modeling small portions of large industries
10. Small industry potpourri