My Library - Magazine Articles By Ron Gribler

Kitbashing a PRR Tower

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-08
Page:
70
Category:
Structures - Trackside
Scale:
O
Description:
Starting with an Atlas O-scale signal tower to create this PRR tower. Fully detailed interior is visible via the removable roof.

Scratchbuild a Chesapeake & Ohio High Side Gondola

Magazine:
O Scale Trains Magazine 23 November 2005
Page:
4
Category:
Freight Cars - Gondolas
Scale:
O
Description:
This article describes how the author built a 1953 50-ton gondola from brass, styrene, and paper (for the rivets). Includes cutting diagrams, step-by-step photos, and a parts list. There is also a sidebar on how to create the rivet lines.