My Library - Magazine Articles By Terry Stone

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2009-09/10
Page:
16
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
S
Description:
The author covers forced perspective, using a view block, mining and logging, modeling trees, and using styrofoam in layout construction.

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2009-11/12
Page:
12
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
S
Description:
In this installment the author discusses the various track options available for S-scale at the time. Includes a couple of photos from various modelers' layouts.

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-01/02
Page:
12
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about how to wire a hi-rail layout.

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-05/06
Page:
12
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
S
Description:
This installment covers backdrops, lighting, and rocks.

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-07/08
Page:
15
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
S
Description:
This installment covers how to make roads, parking lots, dirt roads, railroad crossings, and building structures (including using Plasticville kits).

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-09/10
Page:
16
Category:
Structures
Scale:
S
Description:
Mistakes made in lighting the interior of buildings. Installing signs on the layout. The state of the 1:64 vehicles. Preparing figures before placing them on the layout.

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2011-01/02
Page:
22
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
S
Description:
Building a smaller layout may require running shorter equipment. Tips on keeping equipment from rolling away. Adding figures to equipment, and what direction the engineer should be facing in steam and diesel locomotives.

Building S Layout

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2011-05/06
Page:
17
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
S
Description:
This last installment covers painting or apply different decals to cars, thoughts on kitbashing or scratchbuilding equipment and structures, and the variety of materials that are available today.