My Library - Magazine Articles By Claus Schlund

Front Coupler for an N Scale BLI M1A

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 98 Autumn 2016
Page:
25
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
N
Description:
Using close-up photos, the author shows how he replaced the non-functioning front coupler with one from an Intermountain tank car.

Kitbashing an NA Cabin Car in N or HO

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 72 Winter 2010
Page:
25
Category:
Cabooses
Scale:
N
Description:
Using a Bachmann bobber as a starter, the author built an N-scale model of the PRR NA cabin car. Using the same starter car in HO-scale, this model can be built in that scale too. The article includes step-by-step photos.

Modeling an H6SB in N-Scale

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 75 Autumn 2010
Page:
37
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
N
Description:
This article is a step-by-step photo documentation of how to take an Atlas 2-8-2 chassis and a Minitrix B6sb shell to build this engine.

N-Scale Class N6A Cabin Car

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 53 December 2007
Page:
28
Category:
Cabooses
Scale:
N
Description:
The author took some old N-scale Minitrix UP cabooses and converted them to PRR class N6 cabin cars. Includes some model construction photos.

One of a Kind - the G23 Story and Battleship Gondolas

Magazine:
The Keystone Vol 49 No.3 Autumn 2016
Page:
25
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Description:
There was only one G23, six-axle-trucks, gondola designed for 110 tons of coal load. Includes photos of the car, including the interior and a close-up of the truck. The article covers the detailed history of the car, and then evolves into a general discussion of USRA "battleship" gondolas, showing photos of N&W, Virginian, and C&O cars.