Hill Ho on the network

Maybe you want to build a Ho hill, an N mountain, an O lake, and a hollow on your network?
The principle remains the same ... The structure must be strong enough to be removed if necessary, in order to access a track to clean it or repair electrical wiring.
This is the case here on the network ...
This hill Ho will serve to camouflage the angle and will play the role, by the [...]

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Halle goods.

The Artitec merchandise hall is a classic.
Even if Artitec products are (unfortunately) increasingly rare, you will come to find this model at the resellers of model railroads and for a rather attractive price as for example here at Mr. model.
As soon as you find a kit Artitec buy! (If you have the sous of course, I presented here the assembly of the transformer of [...]

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Network frontage

The network façade ... back to its implementation.
It is obviously simpler on a module or a diorama ... less in length, you will directly fix your network front on the frame.
The network façade will allow to delimit the space and to materialize the positive and negative reliefs.
How to fix this network façade?
First, the support rails of the facade (above the underground station) are put in place on the frames of the modules. [...]

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Patina of the track

Patina of the way. We have already discussed here the patina of the walls, but never that of the rails.
This is part of the sometimes a little daunting tasks that require patience and application.
You bring more or less care (super detailing) depending on the model (diorama or large network)
Obviously it will be easier for those who have an airbrush. A compressor stroke (brown paint) and the turn is [...]

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Albi Railroad Viaduct - Network Project

The Viaduct Ferroviaire Albi is located in the Tarn (81 - Midi Pyrenees).

Also called "Viaduct of Castelviel" or "Railway Bridge Albi" it is located on the line of Toulouse (31) to Rodez (12) and allows the crossing of the Tarn Albi.
This viaduct has a special aura because it was painted by Henri de Toulouse Lautrec native of the city in 1880. You [...]

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Ho House integrated with the decor

You have finished the model of your building ... It is now time to integrate the Ho house on the ground of your network (as I did on the module for the Ramma 2015).
It is true that you simply have to ask ... and paste ... but the terrain of your decor is not flat.
It is out of the question, as we often see, to see spaces, the [...]

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Convenient modulator

You need a small modulator? To control your network in analog (if it remains reasonable).
Here's how to easily order your train while remaining free of your movements with one hand (this is a good way I used to order the Hoe train on the modules for the Ramma 2015)
So how are you doing?
The idea of the little modulator!
So you want a simple order, not [...]

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Earth with decoration, how to make it

The land with decor ... there are those of the trade like at ABE 44 or ARA productions with also some references of rust and dirt.

I have some shades: rust / black and ocher yellow ... that can do just about anything.
You can also find land decor, plastic art stores ... There are all kinds, with prices more accessible ... for [...]

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Painting and patina

The painting and patina of our walls. Jonathan (model Quebecer) who, on the facebook page of traindejules, made me the following comment: "I the problem ... it's not to do (the casts) is to paint them so that it is realistic! My modellist's blood has only gone one round! (Wizzz ...).
Here is a tutorial to "paint" and skate your old stones.
This is my method, there is [...]

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Moules silicone Ho.

Oui des moules silicone Ho pour tout simplement multiplier la fabrication de vos entrées de tunnel, vos murs et autres architectures de soutènement ou bâtis en pierres.
Bien sur, vous avez la possibilité de les fabriquer à l’unité.
Il est possible de les réaliser avec de la pâte à modeler, du carton plume Canson (que vous aurez pelé), du Dépron de l’argile ou même les acheter… tout faits.
Le souci c’est que vous […]

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030 DB 6 Electrotren

This 030 DB 6 Electrotren (Hornby), it's beautiful locotractor! with its three axles and its connecting rods ...
So when I saw it, passing on different sites, between 119 and 169 € ... and there in promo for 95 € at my model railroad merchant in Nantes ... I cracked!
This SNCF locomotives era 3 will be able, even if the network is more refocused on the time 4, to stay in the middle of the [...]

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Roco X2800 with sound system

It's been a long time since I wanted to equip this Roco X2800 railcar with a sound decoder, railcar I bought on Ebay in a box with its trailer Decauville.

ESU Loksound V4 with sound for the Roco X2800
So reception of the decoder completed by Miniatures passion, with the opening of the box I realize that the record is ... in GERMAN! I have nothing against our friends from Germany, but I thought that any product sold in [...]

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