Wiring is fundamental to toy train operation, and this updated classic covers how to set up conventional wiring using today's technology. Key topics include wiring simple and advanced layouts, two-train operation, organizing the control panel, wiring operating accessories, and much more, all clearly explained by experienced operator Peter Riddle.
Peter Riddle operates an extensive O gauge layout and maintains an eclectic collection of toy trains. He has authored 8 novels, a textbook about American Musical Theatre, and 14 books about model railroading. His areas of interest include scenery, track planning, wiring, and the history of toy trains. Peter shares the hobby with his wife Gay, who collects early clockwork trains and contributes her expertise to his books.