My Library - Magazine Articles By Elden Gatwood

Class GS Supplement

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Description:
Follow-up article showing some of the model photos for the November, 2003 article.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad's Box Car Fleet Part 8

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 61 August 2008
Page:
9
Category:
Freight Cars - Box Cars
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers modeling the PRR's X26c using the Sunshine resin kit. Includes model and prototype photos, service information,

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad's Box Car Fleet Part 9

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 62 September 2008
Page:
6
Category:
Freight Cars - Box Cars
Scale:
HO
Description:
Discusses the PRR's X37b class using the Sunshine resin kit. Includes a full description of the prototype, with photos of the prototype and the model.

Modeling The Pennsylvania Railroad's Flat Car Fleet Part 8

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 39 October 2006
Page:
16
Category:
Freight Cars - Flat Cars
Description:
This installment covers the F31 and F31A classes. Contains extensive prototype history, some prototype and model photos, and scale diagram.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad's Gondola Fleet Part 1

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 02 September 2003
Page:
5
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Description:
This introductory installment of the in-depth series of articles covering the PRR's large fleet of gondola includes historical information, a break-down of all the gondola classes, and several photos of models.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Gondola Fleet Part 2

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 03 October 2003
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers the GR and three-foot longer GRa. These were created around the 1900s and most were retired by the 1950s. It was essentially a flat car with wooden side extensions. Includes model photos, original scale drawing, and complete description of the construction of the Funaro & Camerlengo resin kit. The GRa model is built from a Westerfield kit.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Gondola Fleet Part 3

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 04 November 2003
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers the class GS and GSh, which were built between 1902 and 1909 and retired into the 1940s and 1950s. They were short (40-ft) cars. The article describes how the author modeled these cars using HO-scale resin kits from several manufacturers.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Gondola Fleet Part 4

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers the G22 class (including various sub-classes) of these 46-foot gondolas.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Gondola Fleet Part 5

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 07 February 2004
Page:
29
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers the G24 class, which includes prototype photos and drawings and model photos of the PSC HO-scale model.

More 2008 Annual Meeting Model Photos

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 60 July 2008
Page:
6
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:
Photos of several contest and non-contest models.

Pennsylvania Railroad Gondolas - A Modeling Summary

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 02 September 2003
Page:
9
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Description:
A tabular listing of all the PRR classes and subclasses of gondola's and which kits or R-T-R cars are available to the modeler. Covers only HO and O-scales.

Weathering Open-Top Cars Part 1

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 04 November 2003
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
HO
Description:
Making our models look more realistic by using various techniques to show their age.

You Have To Have Guts to Model a Car of Offal

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Description:
How to model a car that hauls butchered animal waste.