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Fiber Optics used to Create a Well Known Train Bridge Logo

Fiber Optics used to Create a Well Known Train Bridge Logo

October is a busy month for sure for us model railroaders. Dwarvin is attending the MER rail convention at the Crowne Plaza, King of Prussia Oct 11...
How do Fiber Optic Cables Really Work?

How do Fiber Optic Cables Really Work?

Learn about how fiber optic cables work, including a discussion on refraction, bend radius, connecting fibers/index matching.  Dwarvin also explains how to lose the least amount of light when connecting fibers using their new Fiber Connection kit.
How To Connect Fibers

How To Connect Fibers

Why would you need to connect fibers together? What tools do you need to connect fibers? How do you connect fibers?  Dwarvin answers all these questions in a short video.
Fiber Connectors for Hobbyists Made Simple

Fiber Connectors for Hobbyists Made Simple

How to connect fibers.  Dwarvin explains how to connect fibers for any situation, as well as the things you need to do, and do not need to do.
How to Light Your Model Train Layout

How to Light Your Model Train Layout

Lighting Without Wiring - All you need is a drill for your train layout
3-step-Process to Lighting your Model Train Set

3-step-Process to Lighting your Model Train Set

Watch as Michael from Dwarvin demonstrates the easy 3-step-process of lighting your model train set!
One Crowded Booth!!

The 2019 NMRA / National Train Show was a Blast

The 2019 NMRA / National Train Show was a Blast - thanks to all who visited, talked and bought.
A Plug and Play System.  Professional Review by Mark Juett, NMRA

A Plug and Play System. Professional Review by Mark Juett, NMRA

Mark Juett reviews Drwavin system and states it is a Plug and Play system due to its simplicity, just insert the components, no wiring.
Lighting your layout doesn't need to result in a Spaghetti of wiring!

Lighting your layout doesn't need to result in a Spaghetti of wiring!

Fear of tangled wires and all the work of soldering lots of LED's is a thing of the past - model scenery lighting can now be achieved using fiber optics thanks to the Lamplighter™ system.
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.
Changing fiber color in 5 seconds

Changing fiber color in 5 seconds

Coloring fibers to match the needs of your model layout is very easy.

Small LED's cannot provide enough light for general Fiber optic lighting

The Lamplighter™ box provides 250 times more light to a fiber than a typical 20mA LED can deliver.  On a layout, a single fiber provides as much light as a single LED, but without any wiring.  Now that's a benefit.