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  • January 7, 2013 - posted by David Lotz - 3,592 views - 1 comment - 2 likes
    by Robert Schleicher 16x30 feet of mainline operations with MUed diesels and room-length trains set in a modern era This carbon black plant was built from scratch by Richard Docken using Evergreen sheet and strip styrene and Plastr...
  • May 16, 2012 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 2,387 views - 1 comment - 2 likes
    by Art Fahie Photos by the author In this final look at the newer areas of the F&SM I thought it would be different for George Sellios to tell his story in his own words. Although George is well known for his modeling, articles a...
  • May 16, 2012 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,593 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    by Art Fahie Photos by the author I am a "boomer"...and at 54 years of age I can readily recall the names and creative processes of E.L. Moore, Linn Westcott, Malcolm Furlow, Whit Towers, Earl Smallshaw, John Allen...and too many mor...
  • December 5, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,404 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by Art Fahie Photos by the author Two Athearn locos lay over at Hunterspoint. Both have been re-geared with Ernst components and painted with Polly-Scale paint. The road is made of spackle, applied over foam board. YOU DON'T HAVE TO B...
  • December 1, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,581 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    How many times have you heard the following excuses? I have no space for a layout Exhibition layouts need a van for transportation But when a small layout is suggested, the people that use one of the above excuses, respond that sma...
  • November 21, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 2,460 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by Bill Brown & Art Fahie Photos By Art Fahie The engineer of switcher #39 (made by Stewart) stops to share some early morning coffee with the crew of the yard maintenance shed. The vehicles are Mini-Metals from Classic Metal Works. ...
  • November 17, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,495 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by PAUL TEMPLAR PHOTOS BY THE AUTHOR The passenger/freight depot at Red Fox is the main tourist attraction for photographers. Well folks, this is my very last HO model railroad. I have now gone into On30. I made this decision a few mo...
  • November 16, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,611 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    by Eric Lundberg Photos by the author Green Mountain Falls is located on Level 2 and features a Colorado Midland station and freight house. The structures are all authentic in this 14 deep section, including those painted on the backdrop. The Colora...
  • November 7, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,719 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by Jerry Peterson Photos by Randy Lee As the Bull Moose navigates the deck bridge on its way to the Southpoint yard, a first-time observer would surely think the extreme boiler swing of the big articulated would cause an imbalance and a catastrophic...
  • November 3, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,408 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    by Bill Stubstad Photos by Chris Lane A pair of Athearn Genesis F7s leads a local over the South Platte near Littleton, Colorado. The Canadian geese were handpainted by Bill. At the age of 13 (1947), and having never received a longed...