Stories

Dwarvin's Naming History of Model Railroad Lighting

Dwarvin's Naming History of Model Railroad Lighting

Austin Mitchell tells how the Dwarvin Enterprises originated on a car ride with his grandparents.
N-Gauge Lighting makes Model Scenery come alive

N-Gauge Lighting makes Model Scenery come alive

N-Gauge Street Lamps improve model scenery considerably - no wiring - just use a drill.
Dwarvin breaks into N-Scale without trying!

Dwarvin breaks into N-Scale without trying!

Although to date all of our experience has been with only HO scale, we believe we are now positioned to enter the N-Gauge market and will have suitable lighting products on our product list in the very near future.
Can Fiber Optics replace LED Lights for Models?

Can Fiber Optics replace LED Lights for Models?

With a modular unit like this, I could now plan to light up the whole train layout. A huge advantage is that one region could now be lit up with only one LED bulb and fiber optic cabling. One of the greatest benefits of this approach is the ability to light up buildings in seconds!
Dwarvin - a family run business for Craft Light

Dwarvin - a family run business for Craft Light

Austin Mitchell is, and he is the Founder’s grandson.  He helped make the first Lamplighter boxes that were used on Grandad’s layout providing a great opportunity for debugging the design.
Imagination to Realism in Craft Light

Imagination to Realism in Craft Light

Ten years ago I would have resisted creating this lighting but the fiber optic approach makes it so easy to add a lamp, that lights are popping up all over the layout!