American Models Northern
NASG Dispatch 2006 #2 April
Jerry Poniatowski & Carl Tuveson
The author describes the process of picking up the locomotive from American Models, unpacking it, and testing it on his AF-based layout. Includes lots of close-up photos.
Bringing Back the Smoke and 'Choo-choo'
S Gaugian 2009-09/10
The author was disappointed with the Lionel 4-8-4 locomotive's smoke output, and with Lionel's official upgrade. He used original A.F. parts from Gilbert to improve the performance.