My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim Hoffman

New Machinery for a Damaged Brass Pacific

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1985-10
Page:
96
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes how he replaced the frame and mechanism of a badly-behaving brass locomotive with Bowser parts.

Remotoring for Better Performance

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1985-12
Page:
94
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes how to remotor (mostly) steam models by AHM/Rivarossi, Athearn, Bowser, MDC, and Mantua (Tyco). An Athearn GP9 is also covered.