My Library - Magazine Articles By Jack Consoli

A Guide to PRR F-Units and Their Evolutions Part 2 of 2

Magazine:
The Keystone Vol 38 No.1
Page:
3
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Description:
This issue comes with two scale drawings of F7 A and B units. The articles discusses F7 and F3 Betterments, Maintenance Modifications, Painting & Lettering, Repainting, Renumbering, Leased Units, and Dispositions. There are lots of detail drawings, close-up photos of items in the text, and accident photos (for seeing details that might otherwise be blocked from view).

Model Review - Walthers/Proto 2000 PRR FS-10 in HO-scale

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 62 September 2008
Page:
14
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
HO
Description:
The article reviews the Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 switcher and includes prototype photos, scale drawings, unit numbers and their information.

Modeling HO Pennsylvania Railroad Position Light Signals Part 5

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 39 October 2006
Page:
28
Category:
Structures - Track-side Details
Description:
This installment covers building a two-arm bridge signal. Includes prototype and model construction photos as well as scale drawings.

Modeling HO Pennsylvania Railroad Position List Signals Part 3

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 37 August 2006
Page:
36
Category:
Structures - Track-side Details
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers some variations on the basic single-arm PL mast signal. Includes model and prototype photos, wiring diagrams, prototype engineering drawing of the signal head, and some model construction photos.

Modeling PRR Telegraph & Signal Department Relay Cases and Battery Boxes in HO Scale Part 1

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 99 Winter 2017
Page:
12
Category:
Scenery - Trackside
Scale:
HO
Description:
The series starts off by covering battery boxes, which housed the batteries to power nearby signals, crossing gates, flashers, and other electrical
devices. Includes many model and prototype photos, scaled drawings, and instructions for how to model them in HO-scale.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Flat Car Fleet

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 73 Spring 2010
Page:
30
Category:
Freight Cars - Flat Cars
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers modeling the F30 class. Includes prototype and model photos. The author took a brass F31 model and cut it to the right length to model the F30.

Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Gondola Fleet Part 18

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 53 December 2007
Page:
11
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
HO
Description:
Prototype and research information, as well as information about how to build a model in HO-scale of the PRR's G28.

Product Review: BLI's PRR BF-16's in HO Scale

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 93 Summer 2015
Page:
18
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author reviews the Broadway Limited Imports, LLC's recently-released HO-scale version of the Baldwin RF16A and RF16B freight locomotives. These locomotives include improvements over earlier models from other manufacturers such as correct nose contours, factory applied Trainphone apparatus and more details and features than the prior models. The article includes a brief historical overview of the prototype engines. Prototype and model photos are included to compare their details

Tangent Scale Models G31B Gondola

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 72 Winter 2010
Page:
10
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
HO
Description:
This is a product review of the model. The article includes the history of the G31 class and subclasses, and prototype photos.

The Landscapes of the PRR Part 5-1

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 31 February 2006
Page:
10
Category:
Pennsylvania Railroad
Description:
This installment covers the PRR stonework masonry. It discusses in great length the idea and application of casting your own masonry for bridges, including individual bricks. Includes lots of prototype and model photos.

The Landscapes of the PRR Part 5-1

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 32 March 2006
Page:
11
Category:
Pennsylvania Railroad
Description:
This installment of the PRR stoneworks masonry (this being part 2), covers bridge piers, stone arch bridges, and tunnel portals. Includes lots of prototype and model photos. Also includes a discussion on how to cast your own stone work.