My Library - S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1995-06 Articles

Publisher's Message

Page:
4
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Model Railroad Magazines
Description:
The publisher talks about burn-out in publishing a regular magazine.

The Dreaded Deposit

Page:
12
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Model Railroad Manufacturers
Description:
What it actually takes, financially, to produce a brass piece of equipment.

From the Observation Lounge

Page:
15
Author:
Dave Lull
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Scale:
S
Description:
Consider using parts from HO- and O-scale kits to make the buildings you want, outside of scratchbuilding.

Creating a 3-bay PS-2 Hopper

Page:
16
Author:
Stan Stokrocki
Category:
Freight Cars - Hoppers
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shows how he cut up 2 or 3 S-Helper Service PS-2 hoppers to build this model.

Twilight of the Berkshire Central

Page:
20
Author:
Wayne D. Hills
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
A visit with Tom Coughlan's layout. The layout was sold to Bob Wall. Includes many photos, and a track plan.

Installing Kadee Couplers On The American Models' Alco PA

Page:
26
Author:
Dick Karnes
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
S
Description:
The AM PA has padding for the couplers on the trucks, but in this article Dick covers how to install them on the body. Includes close-up photos.

Flat Car Loads Part II

Page:
28
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Scale:
S
Description:
Covered machinery loads from Stewart Locomotive Works.

Narrow Budget Narrow Gauge

Page:
29
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Freight Cars - Flat Cars
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
Modified flat cars that were used for hauling logs, based on the scratchbuilt car documented in the February 1995 issue of this magazine.

Spring "S" Spree

Page:
31
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
S

Westside Lumber Company Heisler #3

Page:
37
Author:
Tim Godfrey
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
S
Description:
This review is of the P-B-L standard-gauge version of the Heisler. Includes several unpainted-model photos.