My Library - Magazine Articles By Bob Hogan

A Busy Day at Truckee on the S Scale Sierra Northern

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2007-09/10
Page:
24
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
A two-page photo, with a brief description, of the yard of the author's layout.

Bob Hogan's Sierra Northern

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2012 #3 June
Page:
16
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
Photo essay of Bob's S/Sn3 layout. Includes a track plan.

Bob Hogan's Sierra Northern Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2007-07/08
Page:
26
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
A two-page spread of photos of the author's layout, who has been an S-scale modeler for nearly 50 years at the time of this article.

Build Western Pacific's Bay Window Wood Caboose

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2005-11/12
Page:
26
Category:
Cabooses
Scale:
S
Description:
After explaining the history of the prototype caboose, the author used photos and plans (from Mainline Modeler magazine) to scratchbuild the car out of styrene. It has a fully-detailed interior. Includes photos of the completed model.

Create a Black Widow FP-7 in S Scale

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2009-11/12
Page:
25
Category:
Locomotives - FP7
Scale:
S
Description:
After an introduction to the prototype series, the author describes how he built his model from a stock American Models FP7 model.

Detailing a Pullman Underbody

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2004-09/10
Page:
16
Category:
Passenger Cars
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how he details the underbody of the NASG passenger cars, manufactured by American Models.

Modeling the Shasta Daylight Part Two

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2005-11/12
Page:
24
Category:
Passenger Cars
Scale:
S
Description:
In this installment the author covers underbody details, external details, dealing with the triple-unit diner, and the parlor/observation car (the author's most difficult part of the project).

Product Reviews

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #3 May
Page:
20
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the KMP Models' steam-powered pile driver, and the San Juan Decals' D&RGW Cumbres section house coal shed kits.

The S Scale Sierra Northern

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2013-06
Page:
40
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
Bob's layout was open as part of the 2013 NMRA convention. In this article he describes his current layout, which is mostly S standard gauge after 25 years of modeling Sn3. The new layout features the Southern Pacific in Sierra Nevada set between 1950 and 1956, and it is built into a dedicated 24'x26' building. The article includes many layout photos, and the layout's track plan.