NETWORK Ho - Track platforms.

NETWORK TUTORIAL Ho # 6 For the trains to be able to roll, we need track platforms that will carry the rails We will proceed to the laying of the running surface of the network with its removable parts. This also involves defining the inputs and outputs of each module. HD VIDEO for some explanations ...
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NETWORK Ho - candles support lighting.

NETWORK TUTORIAL Ho # 5 Achievement of candles network lighting support Cleats - Spruce wood section 4,5 x 2,1 cm Vertical length 60 cm Horizontal length 41 cm Reinforcement length 15 cm Steel screw 4,0 X 50 mm Wood glue Pre-drilling drill 2mm L.Merlin seal greenhouse
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HO NETWORK - integration of modules

NETWORK TUTORIAL Ho # 4 We finished XPO modules. Now we move on to integrating modules with the joinery of the Ho network. We must lower the work schedule. Each module is located 10 cm higher (1m34) than the base. So ... So we have to lower each module. XPO modules - Maxime lame. http: //www.boismodé HD VIDEO on the channel:
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NETWORK Ho - Modules XPO Boismodé


In project 3 Modules XPO for the network Ho.

Thanks to Maxime Boiteux for the supply of the modules.

To find out more about the modules: XPO Modules Boismodé…


Classic wood glue Clamp with conventional pliers - less than 10 € the Dexter pair at Leroy Merlin.


Matte White Paint for Woodwork, Acrylic

Matte black acrylic Luxens from Leroy Merlin.

Vert […]

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NETWORK Ho - structure and storage


Here is the structure and support of the network with shelves and storage boxes from IKEA are in place.

When I say: Structure and storage, ie the setting up of our shelves ... *

But also by all the storage and classifications of the equipment made available for the realization of the network.

Room 9m² - 3 x 3 meters is relatively small, all [...]

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NETWORK Ho - Adjustable feet

NETWORK TUTORIAL Ho # 1 needs adjustable feet for leveling the network surface

INSTALLATION OF THE STRUCTURE: Installation of the platform supports around the room with IKEA uprights / shelves from IKEA (count around € 7 for an amount / around € 4/5 for a shelf) .Install the adjustable feet wing nuts and screw skates available in all good hardware stores.

The […]

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Ballast, how to be effective

Yes I know what you will tell me ... the ballast is seen and seen again ... we know how to do ... we understood ...
I agree with you. But it is an indispensable subject on a site that speaks about model rail and I had not treated full on, even if I had already mentioned in the realization of the modules Hoe Ramma - Raoul Lagrume.
Good and well […]

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Ho biting brambles

Ho brambles, very thick ... that sting! Finally itchy ... way of speaking, in any case it is the impression they will give!
it is necessary for the network, especially in a bucolic atmosphere, on the edge of the road, the paths and the embankments.
I found here and there, tutorials to achieve not too expensive and I put myself in my turn, I try the experience!
Equipment : […]

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Track power

The supply of the track ...
An important step for trains to work properly throughout the network.

For that 2 essential rules to respect:

Good track nutrition, which implies ...
Good wiring!

Proper wiring means that you need to use 16-to-12 or 8-volt cables from the transformer, suitable diameter cables, from 0.25 mm for current wiring up to 1.5 mm rigid for [...]

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Tutorial - Removable cup for storing brushes

On the workstation, the model trainer is always looking for ergonomics and storage systems rather practical. 
This is not the DIY of the year but ...
Here is an idea of storage at a lower price and simple to achieve.        

On my post I need a system that allows me to store, brushes, pens and the rest.

So I installed on each side two removable cups (easy to carry [...]

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Petiville sur Mer - Project Ho - Olivier Taniou

Petiville sur Mer - Before getting to the heart of the matter ... Some details about its designer:
Olivier Taniou - You certainly know him!
Author of numerous articles and tutorials for Loco-Revue and other magazines of the LR Press group, you have already met him in exhibition, where he, with Gaëlle, always pleased to present you his achievements, with among others: La Roche des Monts - The biscuit factory Jeannette [...]

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Stalling of the EPM Y 6400 engine

On certain models, the EPM Y 6400 / LS MODELS locomotives present an engine stall problem.
So why?
This purchased new equipment should, after a break-in period, run properly.
That said, many of the modelers who bought this EPM / LS MODELS locomotives did not have any problems.
This is also my case, with the first model that I bought (green livery - yellow borders) and that I equipped with a [...]

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