My Library - Magazine Articles By Walter Olevsky

Coal Storage Facility

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1973-09
Page:
29
Category:
Structures - Trackside
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author converted a gondola into a yard coal storage bin by cutting it in half, adding a fake bottom, and several details. Prototype and model photos included.

Winch-type Car Puller

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1976-07
Page:
38
Category:
Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
Description:
This brief article contains prototype information about a machine used to move cars in the yard when a locomotive is not available. Includes prototype photos and a model photo using a non-operating part from a marine winch made by Model Shipways.