Online station links for 2014

Useful links for garden railroaders taken from the pages of Garden Railways magazine
February 2014 issue

Hobby basics

Mark Found videos: http://markfound.wix.com/mark-found-on-sound#!__the-garden-railway

Instructables: instructables.com
April 2014

3D printing

7/8" scale figures with your face on them: http://cubify.com/store/3dme.aspx
June 2014

Vehicles

Race with a vintage Jaguar: streetfire.net/video/top-gear-season-13-episode-1-full-episode_part-1_1978155.htm
Top Gear style locomotive makeover: youtu.be/DZmiE21wzW8
Woodworking techniques: wired.com/geekdad/2013/02/1-day-builds/
Truck made from soda cans: makezine.com/2013/12/11/how-to-soda-can-semi-truck-toy/
August 2014 issue

Steam car era

Jay Leno's 1925 Doble Model E-20: youtu.be/rUg_ukBwsyo

Doble Model E: digplanet.com/wiki/Doble_steam_car#The_Model_E
October 2014

Having a hobby

NPR article: tinyurl.com/smart-hobbies

Vintage soft-drink signs: adingad.com/fadingadblog/?p=14995

Shipping palette: tinyurl.com/3DP-palette

Brio knockoffs: pw1.netcom.com/~thoog/hnr/hnr.html and tinyurl.com/homemade-brio
December 2014
Workshops/Battery power

A very small workshop: instructables.com/id/The-Smallest-Workshop-in-the-World/

Make your own Styrofoam cutter: makezine.com/projects/make-16/5-minute-foam-factory

An inexpensive Li-ion battery pack: instructables.com/id/Make-A-Cheap-Lithium-Battery-Pack

Simple remote control from David Bodnar: trainelectronics.com/Articles/RadioControl-LED-8Amp/index.htm

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

Read and share your comments on this article
COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLE

Want to leave a comment?

Only registered members of GardenRailways.com are allowed to leave comments. Registration is FREE and only takes a couple minutes.

Login or Register now.
0
How to Make Signs

How to Make Signs

Custom stickers, dry transfers, decals, and more!

FREE EMAIL NEWSLETTER

Get the Garden Railways newsletter delivered to your inbox twice a month

By signing up you may also receive occasional reader surveys and special offers from Garden Railways magazine. Please view our privacy policy