How to Wire your model Railroad by Linn H. Westcott.
How to Wire your model Railroad by Linn H. Westcott.

How to Wire your model Railroad by Linn H. Westcott.

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How to Wire your model Railroad by Linn H. Westcott.
How to Wire your model Railroad by Linn H. Westcott.

Softcover5.  Copyright 1950,1953 and 1959.

Wiring made simple for everyone.  Including wiring for sectional Track. 5 edition.  The simple how-to-do-it diagrams and non-technical language of this book have made model railroading more fun for over a hundred thousand scale railroad enthusiasts.  
Even if you dont know a watt from an ampere, youll find you can still wire a simple or a complex track plan with the help of this book. The author talks to you as though he were across the workbench or kitchen table, working with you in building and wiring your own railroad.
Linn Westcott has been model railroading since the early thirties and his name is closely associated with many basic developments in the hobby. The suggestions Linn makes to you are based on his conviction that the simplest way to get smooth, realistic train operation on your pike is the best. No complicated equipment is required.
Information covered is as follows:  
Realistic Control
What you need
How to select your power pack
Motors and speed control
Locomotive and car wiring
Loops and other turning tracks
Basic blocks and how to find turning tracks
Turnouts Make a difference, easy wiring for beginners
Crossings and fancy track work
Block Wiring - six ideas for train control
Remote control of turnouts
Control for tow or more trains
Lamps and Lamp wiring
Toggles, switches and contacts
Building control panels
Finding troubles
86 pages of information that is just as important to day as the day it was written!   INDEXED.

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