My Library - Magazine Articles By Mike Sulzbach

48-foot Rib-side Containers

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #6 December
Page:
15
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Scale:
S
Description:
Using a Des Plaines Hobbies 48-foot flat-sided container, the author simply added ribs to model the newer versions of the containers used in the real world. Includes several model photos.

Cuyahoga Valley 9004 Coil Gondola

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #1 February
Page:
20
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
S
Description:
This article describes how the author took a gondola and added the Mainstreeter Trains corrugated add-on panels to create a different-looking gondola. He super-details the model and describes how he added the coil steel loads. Includes construction and final-model photos.

My C&O BL2 Model

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #5 October
Page:
16
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how he built his C&O #82 using the B.T.S. BL2 kit. Includes several photos of the model under construction and when completed.

S Scale 'Calf' Is Made From SHS SW-9

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2003-09/10
Page:
36
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
S
Description:
The author's brief article (and included photo) describe how he stripped and kitbashed an S-Helper Service SW-9 into a calf unit.

Turn an American Models GP9 Into a Chessie (B&O) "Torpedo Tube" Version

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #2 April
Page:
14
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the changes he made to the AM B&O GP9. Includes photos and a materials list.