My Library - Magazine Articles By Al Westerfield

A Modular Switchback Trackplan

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1973-09
Page:
47
Category:
Layout Design
Scale:
HO
Description:
A trackplan designed for HO-scale, could be built onto three two to two-and-a-half foot wide tables measuring no more than eight-and-a-half feet in length. It represents steep grades that run up into a mountain from a town below. Great for shays.

Two Small Bridges Part 2

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1979-03
Page:
86
Category:
Structures - Bridges
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers building a riveted plate girder bridge. Prototype and model photos are included, as well as a scale drawing. Various close-up photos of prototype bridges provide a clear view of the details to consider when building this model.