My Library - Magazine Articles By Dan Lewis

Bridging Teton Gorge

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2006-02
Page:
50
Category:
Structures - Bridges
Scale:
N
Description:
This article on how to create concrete piers and erect a deck-girder bridge on top of them has parts lists, detailed drawings, and close-up construction photos.

Central Montana

Magazine:
N-Scale 2003-05/06
Page:
20
Category:
Layouts
Scale:
N
Description:
Photos and a description of the author's layout. No track plan.

Jeff Ashby's Chesapeake & Ohio Part II

Magazine:
N-Scale 2002-07/08
Page:
60
Category:
Layouts - N - Medium
Scale:
N
Description:
This second installment covers how Jeff deals with real coal in his coal-hauling layout, and how he hand-lays code 40 rail using glue.

Scratchbuilding the Great Falls Station Part II

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2015-04
Page:
34
Category:
Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment includes building the station walls and the roofs. Includes sidebars on using brick paper, and building window mullions.

The Solano: Modeling a Railroad Car Ferry

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-03
Page:
72
Category:
Ships
Scale:
HO
Description:
The article describes the full-scale 424-foot car ferry model, as well as its history. There are model and prototype photos accompanying the article.

Visiting Larry Wright's Beaver Valley & Pennsylvania RR

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-04
Page:
58
Category:
Layouts - HO - Large
Scale:
HO
Description:
The layout measures 35' by 55' in an around-the-walls style in Larry's basement. It is set in 1936 and features aspects of the Ma & Pa railroad if it had made it to western Pennsylvania. Includes many photos and a trackplan.