Marbelup Valley Railway - Magazine Articles

This list describes articles which have been published in model railway magazine about various aspects of the Marbelup Valley Railway:
PublicationIssueDateTitle & Description
AMRM245April 2004Ballasting Turnouts without Tears
Describes a method of ballasting points to avoid interferring with movement of the point blades.
AMRM244February 2004DIY Brass Etching
Describes a method of brass etching using iron-on film.
ASnM38January-March 2004Ratio Coaling Tower
Kit review of a 4 mm scale coaling tower, adapted for use at Springdale.
AMRM243December 2003Building Compact Control Panels
Describes construction of the control panels used for local point controls on the MVR.
ASnM38October-December 2003WAGR Searchlight Signals
Describes the method of scratchbuilding searchlight signals for the MVR. (The method has been revised slightly for the later signals using some etched parts.)
AMRM241August 2003Anatomy of a 4-wheel Rail Motor
Describes construction of the Ao class rail motor running on the MVR.
AMRM147December 1987Kojonup
Describes the Kojonup layout as originally built and exhibited as a standalone layout.
AMRM138June 1986Models from the West
Wagon models by Richard Stallard
AMRM - Australian Model Railway Magazine
ASnM - Australian Sn Modeller (

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