My Library - Magazine Articles By Allen J. Brewster

Bridgton & Saco River RR's Engine no. 7

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1978-01
Page:
66
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Description:
The 2-foot-gauge railroad received a 2-4-4-T (a modified Forney). This article describes the engine, includes many prototype photos, and several scale drawings.

Denver & Rio Grande Western's Narrow-gauge Gondolas

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1978-08
Page:
58
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Description:
Prototype information, lots of photos, and scale drawings.

Evolution of an EMD Diesel Truck

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1977-06
Page:
65
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Description:
Early truck drawings were simplified versions, so they were not accurate. This article shows how trucks were more accurately drawn at the time of publication for Model Railroader. Includes dimensions and parts identification diagrams, as well as prototype photos.

Superdetailing a Pacific Coast Shay 1

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1983-07
Page:
50
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
O
Description:
The author starts his series on how he built and then superdetailed the O-scale Sunset Models Pacific Coast Shay, a standard gauge engine. The article contains prototype photos, completed model photos, parts photos and diagrams, and construction detail drawings.

Who Says O Scale is Big?

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1988-08
Page:
74
Category:
Locomotives - Electric
Scale:
O
Description:
The author describes how he built a Whitcomb battery-powered 18" gauge electric mining locomotive.