Wiring Your Model Railroad by Larry Puckett
If model railroaders could own one book about wiring, this would be the best choice. In Wiring Your Model Railroad, Larry Puckett provides a helpful overview of all things wiring, including traditional wiring and DCC. This is the first wiring book any modeler should buy, and it’s a useful reference guide for experienced modelers. Most importantly, it is the first book any publisher has released on this topic in 15 years. So, it’s the most current and reliable source of model railroad wiring information you’ll find anywhere.
The chapters in this book include Basics of wiring, Traditional DC power, Digital Command Control (DCC) basics, Turnouts & crossings, Cab control for DC, Wiring a layout for DCC, Reverse loops & wyes, Turnout controls, Control panels, Layout wiring, Basics of soldering, Signals, detection & computers, and Maintenance & accessories.
This informative book is 128 pages and features 140 color photos.