In this book by Tony Koester, Space-Saving Industries For Your Layout , modelers will find ideas on how to creatively add small- to medium-sized industries and traffic to their layouts whether it's tucking a business into a corner of a small layout or arranging building fronts along a backdrop.
With more than a dozen examples to get modelers started, making this book a great resource for anyone in the process of planning or building a layout. Includes prototype photographs, modeling tips, instructions, and inspiration on industries such as petroleum dealers, salvage and lumber yards, freight houses, and more.
Contents:What do we mean by "space-saving" and "industry", pp. 4-5;Engine terminals, pp. 6-15;"Industries" within yard limits, pp. 16-27;Interchange tracks, pp. 28-35;Team tracks, freight houses and ramps, pp. 36-43;Coal dealers and truck dumps, pp. 44-53;Petroleum dealers, pp. 54-65;Unconnected industries, pp. 66-67;Salvage yards, pp. 68-71;Big industries in little areas, pp. 72-87;Compact industry potpourri, pp. 88-96.
Kalmbach Publishing, softcover, 96 pages, 8.25 x 10.75 x .25 in., 200 Color photographs and illustrations.