Keeping locomotives in good condition is critical to smooth operations on a model railroad. In the newest Essential Series book by Cody Grivno, Beginner’s Guide to Locomotives and Rolling Stock, modelers will learn:
• How to choose, buy, and maintain locomotives, freight cars, and passenger cars with a focus on HO and N scales.
• How to perform basic maintenance and simple upgrades using detail parts, new couplers and new wheels.
• The basics about steam and diesel locomotive and freight car types.