My Library - S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1998-08/09 Articles

Growth of the Scale

Page:
15
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Scale:
S
Description:
How can we encourage people into the hobby of model railroading, and, specifically, into S-scale? The author offers a few ideas.

The Ontario Midland Railway

Page:
16
Author:
David Mehew
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how he built his 11'x32' fictitious railroad in less than two years. Includes many photos, and a track plan.

Award Winners for 1998

Page:
25
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos taken of the contest winners at the 1998 NASG Convention.

CN 3502

Page:
27
Author:
Denis Fortier
Category:
Railroading Stories
Description:
This locomotive was purposely derailed, placed on the street, and it drove under its own power to the center of town, so that its generator could be used to power a town struck by an ice storm.

Helpful Tools Not Found in a Store

Page:
29
Author:
Bill Fraley
Category:
Tools
Description:
The author shares some of the tools he has made to help him with his modeling efforts. These include a figure holder, and solid base for preventing liquid-holding items from tipping over.

Diesel Detailing Part 2

Page:
31
Author:
Bill Wade
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
S
Description:
This installment covers detailing a diesel engine's cab.

The Building & Structure Co.'s Flat Car Deck

Page:
32
Author:
Gary Anderson
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the wooden deck part that Building & Structure Co. produces for the replacement of the plastic deck of the S-Helper Service General Steel Casting flat car.