Is AnyRail free?

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Is AnyRail free?

You can download AnyRail for free and create layouts of up to 50 sections of track.

Is Scarm free?

SCARM has built-in over 190 track libraries from all major manufacturers, so you can just download the setup package and start planning right now! Because the basic program is FREE to download and use for unlimited time! With the help of SCARM you can: Create accurate track plans on virtually unlimited area.

What is AnyRail?

AnyRail makes model railroad design so easy, it’s fun! AnyRail™ is probably the easiest-to-use model railway design tool around. It’s also entirely independent, so you can build with almost any track. Enjoy designing your layout – AnyRail ensures everything fits.

Does AnyRail work on Mac?

David. @Lonny, you can run AnyRail on the Mac using Wine.

What is Scarm?

SCARM means Simple Computer Aided Railway Modeller – software for easy and precise design of model train layouts and railroad track plans. With SCARM you can easily create the layout of your dreams.

How do I download Scarm?

If you don’t have SCARM, please download it from and install it. 2. Start SCARM and select “Extensions” > “Browse for Extensions” from the main menu – that will open the Extensions page on SCARM website in the default browser.

What are the different types of 00 gauge track?

Well there are two main manufactures of 00 gauge track, Hornby and PECO. There are also two types of rail gauge and two types of track material. Rail Gauge: The two types of rail gauge are code 100 which is the standard rail size you get from Hornby and PECO and then there is code 75 (stream line) which is produced mainly by PECO.

What are the OO gauge dimensions of a railway track?

4mm OO Gauge track geo­metry — Hornby Stand­ard, Peco Setrack, & Bach­mann Branch­line. Track gauge: 16.5mm. Track spa­cing: 67mm (centre-to-centre) Track spa­cing: 37.5mm (sleep­er edge-to-edge) Track width: 16.5mm (rail-to-rail) Rail heights: code 100.

What are the different model railway gauges?

These options will cover all the popular model railway gauges including N, OO and HO. In this guide we’ll take a look at the best websites and resources for track planning and use our extensive experience to discuss the benefits of each.

Are model railway track plans a good idea?

We’ve found that they can also be a great option for people looking to fit a model railway into an unusual space or a room with unusual sizing as they help to visualise how the layout will look. For a general overview of model railway track plans, we would recommend the 101 Track Plans and the 101 More Track Plans books.

What is the best way to lay model railway track?

Place your longest carriage on the outside track and lightly tack a pen to the centre of the coach. Push it around the curve so that the pen marks the baseboard. Repeat with the pen fixed to one end of the same carriage now on the inside track. If the lines do not meet then the rails are far enough apart.

How far apart should N gauge tracks be?

NMRA standards for construction, Minimum distance between parallel tracks is 1 1/2″. Straight tracks in industrial areas may be 1 1/4″ apart. Minimum clearance from walls and other permanent fixtures shall be 2″.

How far apart should HO track be?

Registered. The standard distance between two parallel HO tracks has always been 2″ which roughly equates to 14 scale feet. That amount allows people to walk between cars easily. On curves it should be at least 2.25 – 2.375″ to allow long engines & cars to pass each other w/o their ends hitting each other.

Can you draw lines on Google Maps?

Add line or shape. A layer can have 2,000 lines, shapes or places. Click each corner or bend of your line or shape. To move the map, click and hold the mouse. When you’re finished drawing, double-click or complete the shape.

How do you get scammed?

Scams may come through phone calls from real people, robocalls, or text messages. Callers often make false promises, such as opportunities to buy products, invest your money, or receive free product trials. They may also offer you money through free grants and lotteries.

What is the difference between code 80 N Code 55 track?

code 80 rail is tall, too tall to be a realistic representation. that said I used it for my first layout, it was pretty good I just wish I was better at laying track. it also allows pizza cutter wheels. Code 55 rail is more realistic, nice and low.

What is the best radius for HO trains?

15 to 22 inches
Length of Your Train

Modeling Scale Minimum Radius
N Scale 9 3/4 inches
HO Scale 15 to 22 inches
HOn3 Scale 15 inches (narrow gauge)
S Scale 20 to 30 inches

What code is Bachmann EZ Track?

code 100
EZ-Track is code 100 and mates readily to Atlas code 100 as long as you bring the Atlas up to the level of the EZ-Track.

How to set up a model railroad track?

A model train set (or its components parts,including metal and wiring for the rails,a model train,a transformer to power the train,etc.)

  • Carpentry tools
  • General purpose tools (like a hammer,screwdriver,nails,etc.)
  • Soldering gun (and solder)
  • Wood (for making the benchwork,like 4×8 piece of plywood)
  • Art supplies (paintbrushes,paints,etc.)
  • What kind of track to use on your model railroad?

    – The thickness of foam requries greater separation and steeper grades for hidden or under-the-scenery track. Or a different structure must be used over top the hidden track. – Mounting under-the layout components on foam subroadbed strips takes even more work – Below track level scenery has no advantage to either method in an open top.

    How to build a Grade model railroad track?

    Tape measure

  • Permanent marker
  • Model railroad landscaping foam or extruded insulation foam
  • Foam knife or hobby knife with long blades
  • Drywall screws of various lengths
  • Phillips-head screwdriver
  • White glue
  • Newspaper
  • Masking tape
  • Cork rail-bed strips
  • How to plan a model railroad?

    Leave room for scenery. Space is going to be at a premium,so make sure to leave room for scenery.

  • Run small equipment. Modern locomotives and 80′ cars are never going to look good on a 4×8 layout,even if you build it in Z scale—so don’t even waste your
  • Choose small buildings.