Getting Better Performance from Your MDC Shay
Model Railroader 1994-03
Locomotives - Steam
The author converted a Model Die Casting HO-scale two-truck Shay kit to Sn3 using one of the V&T Shops conversion kits. The kit requires a bit of work to get it to operate well, so he describes what he did to improve the engine.
Old Building, New Techniques
Model Railroader 2006-07
Structures - Industrial
The author built an S-scale logging supply store copying Earl Smallshaw's HO-scale Perkins Produce. He used foam core board and polymer clay to build this structure.
Model Railroader 2002-08
Structures - Engine Servicing
Degulbeef & Cradding RR's two-truck Shay backs out of her shed before trundling off to work at Port Cradding Harbor. Alexander Zelkin of Le Mans, France, took this photo on his Sn3 diorama.