My Library - Magazine Articles By Bob Hegge

Interurban Classic

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-10
Page:
30
Category:
Locomotives - Electric
Scale:
O
Description:
The author shows how he built this model of the J.C. Brill Combine 7 owned by the United Railways System. Includes parts list, many construction photos, and scale drawings.

Live Steam Missouri Style

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1973-05
Page:
30
Category:
Live Steam
Description:
The article focuses on the St. Louis Live Steamers, Inc. group, but other live steam groups in Missouri are mentioned. Lots of photos and stories about the trials and tribulations of live steam. Trackplan and individual member profiles are included.

Ralph Pirtle's Ozark Valley Lines

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1982-06
Page:
86
Category:
Layouts
Scale:
O
Description:
This is an O-scale traction line layout in a bedroom measuring 15' by 10'. Color and black-n-white photos of this beautiful layout accompany the article.

The Belmont Shore Railroad Club

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1978-03
Page:
58
Category:
Layouts - N - Large
Scale:
N
Description:
This is a 20' x 30' club layout features large, tall mountain scenery and 200-car trains.

The Pasadena Model Railroad Club

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1978-03
Page:
90
Category:
Layouts - HO - Large
Scale:
HO
Description:
This large layout was built in a refurbished bowling alley. It has some impressive specs.

The Substation at Winterthur

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1981-09
Page:
62
Category:
Structures - Industrial
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes how he researched and then scratchbuilt an electrical substation for his traction layout. Includes a photo of prototype substation, construction photos, and scaled drawings.