My Library - Magazine Articles By Tim Garner

Bowser PRR Baldwin RS-12 in HO-scale

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 94 Autumn 2015
Page:
7
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author does a critical review of the Bowser model after providing a brief history of the prototype engine. The article includes model and prototype photos.

Broadway Limited Imports PRR P70 and P70R Coaches in HO Scale

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 99 Winter 2017
Page:
7
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
HO
Description:
This article provides the history on these two coaches, the history of these models in HO-scale, and then a review of the BLI models. Includes many close-up photos, and hints to improve the cars' running abilities.

Making Model PRR Station and Tower Signs

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 72 Winter 2010
Page:
31
Category:
Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
Description:
This article describes how to create your own PRR station and tower signs using your computer.

MTH PRR H10s in HO Scale

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 98 Autumn 2016
Page:
6
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author's review of this model starts off with stating that MTH does not work the PRRT&HS Modeling Committee, which results in a model that isn't quite as accurate as the HO-scale Broadway Limited Importsí H10s model, where the Committee's advice was sought. The MTH model has some innovative features that are covered in the article. A listing of the inaccuracies are made in the article, with ideas on how to resolve those, if the modeler is interested. The article comes with a lot of close-up photos.

PRR Baldwin Freight Sharks BF-15 and BF-16

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 93 Summer 2015
Page:
6
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Description:
This article covers the origin of the "Sharknose" styling, the PRR's orders for freight engines from Baldwin, the specifications of the BF-15 and BF-15a, the RF-16, the engines' service records, the Alco re-engined units, how passenger units were re-purposed for freight service, and a paragraph on how none of the PRR units were preserved. The article includes many prototype photos.

PRR Standard Highway Overpasses

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 74 Summer 2010
Page:
18
Category:
Structures - Bridges
Scale:
HO
Description:
Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show the construction and design of these bridges. Includes scale diagrams and step-by-step instructions on how to build one in HO-scale.

Simple T1 Tender Modifications

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 94 Autumn 2015
Page:
6
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author describes how he removed portions of the Broadway Ltd's T1 tender cowling to simulate the removal of those sections that were done to the prototype tenders.