My Library - Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Traction

Build an O Scale Streetcar

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1995-05
Page:
106
Author:
Michael Tylick
Scale:
O
Description:
The author used this project as an introduction to model in O-scale. It is based on the Connecticut Car Co. streetcar as built in 1910. Includes scaled drawings, construction photos, and a sidebar on how to handle the internal wiring for picking up power from the overhead wiring.

Getting Started in Traction

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-11
Page:
74
Author:
Paul Schmidt
Description:
Prototype and model photos. Definitions, media resources for research.

Multiple-unit Commuter Combine

Magazine:
3/16 "S"cale Railroading 1989-12/01
Page:
30
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how he "kit-bashed" this model of a motorized car. Includes photos, drawings, and a parts list.