My Library - S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1998-06/07 Articles

Publisher's Message

Page:
4
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Model Railroad Manufacturers
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes what they went through buying Master Creations' product line, and discusses the future of this magazine.

The Real McCoy

Page:
15
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Painting & Weathering
Description:
Various conditions and scenarios may lead us to think a model's color should be one way, but it really wasn't in the prototype. The author offers reasons why.

Tampa Bay Area S Scale Module Group

Page:
16
Authors:
Tim Godfrey & Jon Addison
Category:
Modules
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
The authors meet at a local show, and proceed to set up an Sn3 modular layout. Includes several photos of close-ups on the layout, as well as a track plan.

Recycling Rolling Stock That Rolls No More

Page:
21
Author:
John E. Darling
Category:
Structures - Trackside
Description:
This article covers railroad equipment without trucks and couplers being used by the railroad, or other owners, in a capacity for which it was not designed. The author shares photos of prototype equipment he found while traveling off the main highways.

It Ain't Prototypically Correct!

Page:
28
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Freight Cars
Description:
Capacity data and actual wheels used on prototype cars can be inconsistent.

The New Modules of the Bay Area S Scalers

Page:
29
Author:
Graham Henry
Category:
Modules
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how the club needed a new layout, so they built their 11'x23' layout fit to the NASG S-MOD standard. Includes a couple of photos of engines on the layout.