My Library - Magazine Articles By Chuck Cover

Detailing a Lehigh Valley Hopper Car

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-05
Category:
Freight Cars - Hoppers
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author modifies, super-details, and adds loads to older Lionel/Hobby Line quad hopper cars.

Installing Sound in a GP7

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-03
Page:
76
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author shows how he installed a QSI Revolution A sound decoder in an older Atlas GP7. Includes modification and installation photos.

Modeling "KASE" Tower in HO Scale

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 72 Winter 2010
Page:
34
Category:
Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
Scale:
HO
Description:
After describing his layout, the author discusses how he built the "KASE" tower in Sunbury, PA. Several construction photos accompany the article.

Planning a "Walk-in Island"

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-09
Page:
64
Category:
Layout Design
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes why he designed his layout the way he did featuring the PRR's Shamokin branch. It is an island design with several peninsulas.