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 don’t know a watt from an ampere, you’ll fine you can still wire a simple or a complex track plan with the help of this book. The author talks to you a though he were across the workbench or kitchen table, working with you in building and wiring your own railroad. Linn Westcott has bee model railroading since the early 1930’s 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. So, if you want realistic control of the trains on your model track including locomotive and car wiring, loops and other turning tracks, turnouts, crossings and fancy trackwork, block wiring, remote control of turnouts, control for more than one train, and anything else you can think of (or didn’t consider), the information is all right here at your fingertips, written for you by an expert in the field!