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  • November 18, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 859 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    by the Prototype Modeler Staff QUESTION    Recently I purchased three of Athearn's "Trainmasters" that had been painted in the "Black Widow" colors and they look super. Also, I obtained a fourth Trainmaster which had a s...
  • October 23, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 6,408 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by the Prototype Modeler Staff SOUTHERN PACIFIC M-4 MOGUL PAINT SCHEME    I am currently preparing to paint a Southern Pacific M4 Mogul manufactured by Pacific Fast Mail. Can you tell me which locomotive of the class thi...
  • October 9, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 913 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    This somewhat strange looking paint scheme asks a question; see below. - From the collection of Nelson McCormick. by the Prototype Modeler Staff HELP!    The photo of Pacific Fruit Express car number 66036 presents somewh...
  • December 22, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 740 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    Photos by Tom Cobb COMMENT Harry Graham raised a question about my review of the Ambroid ATSF Caboose kit in the November/December, 1976, issue of Southwestern Prototype Modeler, concerning the air brake equipment. I re-checked my in...