My Library - Magazine Articles By Terry Thompson

Air-conditioning for a Heavyweight Coach

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2005-04
Page:
26
Category:
Passenger Cars
Scale:
HO
Description:
Adding various details to the a Branchline NYC coach.

Discover Virtual Model Railroading

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2003-02
Page:
86
Category:
Software - Product Reviews
Description:
Review and applications of Microsoft's Train Simulator and Auran's Trainz.

Sound Advice

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2005-02
Page:
58
Category:
Electronics
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author examines how manufacturers tackle the difficult issue of sound reproduction inside our small locomotives. Covers both steam and diesel engines. Includes a sidebar on the history of sound in model railroading.

Weathering Your Diesels

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2003-11
Page:
66
Category:
Painting & Weathering
Scale:
any
Description:
This article covers how to weather an engine's wheels, sideframes, frames, tanks, bearing plates, pilots, body sides and ends, footboards, steps, walkways, doors, and roof. Includes a sidebar on airbrushing tips. Includes close-up of model and prototype photos.