My Library - Magazine Articles By Jeff Paston

Benchwork for the Lowville & Beaver River Part 2

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-11
Page:
81
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment covers the beginning of the construction of the RMC project layout. It is a U-shaped layout of 10 by 12 feet. The article covers building the framework, the legs, the layout surface, and how to install leg levelers.

The Lowville & Beaver River R.R. Part 1

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-10
Page:
81
Category:
Layout Construction
Description:
The first installment starts off researching the prototype of this railroad that starts in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. The article includes prototype photos, area track arrangements, and possible layout track plans.

The Mohawk & Hudson RR

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1978-03
Page:
52
Category:
Layouts - N - Small
Scale:
N
Description:
This article is about a layout built into a coffee table. It measures 30" wide and 7' long.

The Salt City Express

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-09
Page:
87
Category:
Layouts
Scale:
HO
Description:
Freelanced layout based on the Pennsylvania Railroad's Horseshoe Curve line.

Thundering Water and Belching Steam

Magazine:
NMRA Bulletin 2002-07
Page:
45
Category:
Layouts
Scale:
HO
Description:
1950s on Bill Emond's Whiskey River Division.

Trackwork on the Lowville & Beaver River Part 3

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-12
Page:
105
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
HO
Description:
This installment focuses on laying the track and building the bridges. It also includes a sidebar on how to make molds for the bridge piers and how to make track connectors for a portable layout.