My Library - S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1997-08/09 Articles

Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

Page:
12
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Description:
What kinds of questions are faced by those who enter the model railroading hobby?

Modeling the E.B.T. in Sn3 Part I

Page:
16
Author:
Jack Bartman
Category:
Railroading
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
After introducing the East Broad Top narrow-gauge railroad in Pennsylvania, the author describes how it can be modeled in Sn3. The EBT also used standard-gauge equipment on narrow-gauge trucks, as well as stub-turnouts, so there is lots to model. Includes several pages of prototype photos.

Thrall 4,750 Cubic Foot Covered Hopper

Page:
24
Author:
Ladd Houda
Category:
Freight Cars - Hoppers
Scale:
S
Description:
The author takes you through the process of scratchbuilding one of these cars. Includes several close-up model photos and a parts list.

0-4-0T Porter Part II

Page:
31
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Locomotives - 0-4-0T
Scale:
S
Description:
The article continues by working on the super-structure of the kit, building the cab, and their detailing.

Downtown Deco's Blue Angel Smoke Shop/Lou's Tattoo Parlor

Page:
34
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the construction process of the double-store downtown building.

American Models' PS-2 CD Covered Hopper

Page:
35
Author:
Gary Anderson
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the three-bay covered hopper, after providing a brief history of the prototype car.