Detailing a Penn Central N-8 Caboose
Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-01
The author took a Bowser N-8 caboose and transformed it into a model fitting the 1970-79 time period. Includes prototype and modeling photos, and detail drawings for the modifications made. A parts list and weathering instructions are also provided.
Getting to the Fun Part
Model Railroad Hobbyist 2017-05
The author's layout is based on the CP Rail's Lyndonville and Newport Subdivisions in northern Vermont. He doesn't enjoy the early part of layout construction, but describes it in this article, starting from finishing the basement, building the benchwork, and completing scenery in sections.