Construction and various improvements (continued - 2)

Home-designed drawbar

There are commercially available elongating drawbars, but they have disadvantages, the first being that they are rarely available! So why not make our own?

Load of wire crowns for bogie flat wagon

The Res wagon released by Jouef at the end of 2021 is proposed with a Load of wire crowns. This loading is in resin, and not very realistic. We’ll try to do better.

A circuit on the terrace

Like many, I live in a flat. And like many, I was frustrated not to be able to run my train models. So several years ago I started thinking about an outdoor circuit on my terrace.

Home-made latching reed switches

The latching reed switch is THE solution for controlling the lighting in coaches. The only drawback, but a big one: it is almost impossible to find one for sale! So let’s make some, and cheaply!