My Library - S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1996-12 Articles

Building an FA-1

Page:
15
Author:
Ladd Houda
Category:
Locomotives - FA-1
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how he converted an American Models FA-2 to an FA-1. Includes construction photos, various diagrams, and a parts list.

Bridge Alchemy

Page:
23
Author:
Dan Waskes
Category:
Structures - Bridges
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how he took a Miami Valley Products O-scale single-track Pratt Truss bridge kit and converted it for use in S-scale. Includes construction photos and various diagrams.

TH&B Boxcar Bash

Page:
27
Author:
Bruce Bogart
Category:
Freight Cars - Box Cars
Scale:
S
Description:
The author takes an old Locomotive Works 40-foot box car kit and makes it into a reasonable model given the kit's limitations. Includes construction photos and a parts list.

Virginia's Prank

Page:
31
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Structures - Homes
Scale:
S
Description:
How to build an outhouse from scratch. Includes photos and diagrams.

U.S.R.A. Single-Sheathed Boxcars and Stock Cars

Page:
34
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the two new models brought out by S-Helper Service.

From the Observation Lounge

Page:
39
Author:
David Lull
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Description:
The author describes how model railroading is more of an art, so he compares the typical art world and how that applies to our hobby.