Adding Details to Your Model Train

locomotiveThere are many small details that can be added to model railroads to improve the design. The following ones are ideas for any layout for it to depict a real railroad system.

  1. Decorate your locomotive with graffiti.
  2. Using Sobo glue for windows makes them look real.
  3. Make handrails for F units out of brass wire.
  4. Spray the windshield with a dull coat to render it the frosted look.
  5. Weathering is essential for all trains.
  6. Use rubber from old tires to make wheels.
  7. Add lights and sound effects.
  8. Give carriages a dusty and old look.