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Review of Building an O Gauge Layout Beginner and Advanced

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Building an O Gauge Layout - Beginner & Advanced

You've got your train set. Why not build a permanent layout? It's fun, creative, and you learn the basics of carpentry, electricity, and making scenery. And you can get your entire family involved. There's something to do for everyone.

Lionel'sĀ® FasTrackĀ® has emerged as the track of choice among a new generation of layout builders. FasTrack looks realistic, it snaps together, and is flexible enough for any track plan - whether it's a simple figure 8 or an intricate design involving switches, multiple train operation and lots of accessories. TM's new DVD offers step-by-step, easy-to-follow instructions. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, you need this DVD. It brings layout building into the 21st Century.

  • Building the table
  • Installing FasTrack & switches
  • Installing accessories
  • Wiring
  • Scenery
  • Building a mountain
  • Tunnel Portals
  • Installing a bloc

Overall rating for this DVD? 5 Star Excellent
4 Star Very Good
3 Star Good
2 Star Fair
1 Star Poor

The rest is optional but appreciated.

In your opinion, how was the narration level? There was no narration.
Just enough.
Could have used more.
A little too much.
Way too much.
Narration can be turned off.

Aside from the content of the DVD, how would you rate the image quality (sharpness, camera steadiness, etc)? Poor.
A little rough around the edges.

How would you rate the VALUE of this video? Overpriced for the amount of enjoyment I got out of it.
Seemed a little high, but not too bad.
Good value.
Excellent value!

Last question. Would you recommend this DVD to others? Definitely not!
Not unless they REALLY were interested in the subject matter.
A "Must Have"!

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