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Scenery tips that save money

A loved this email:

“Just had a real win – I priced some commercial ‘leaves’ for DIY scale trees – A$17.95 – Tooooo much. At the supermarket that afternoon I found dried parsley leaves in a packet for $A1.50. A quick spray with spray adhesive to some scale garden supplied tree armatures – dip it in the flakes, spray and dip again and bingo a beaut tree.


Therer are a million and one ways to save money with railroading (which can be a very expensive hobby). Just to give you a quick example, have a look at my post about ballasting. Would you believe it’s cat litter?

Well it is.