April 10, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 943 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Model and photo by Richard H. Hendrickson
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February 29, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 710 views - 0 comments - 2 likes
Top: The homosote has been removed. Note the edges of the future channel culvert under the crossover. Bottom: The basic flat top area of the arailroad before ditching.
by ALEX WALKER
Many model railroads have long...
February 13, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 712 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
(Photo#l) The bottom of the car shows the location of body bolsters, queenposts, brake cylinder, and the cast hopper doors.
by STANLEY R. KNOTTS
All of the cars lettered for the Troll & Elfin Railroad are scra...
December 28, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 687 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Page 26: Santa Fe Gas Electric M-J60 with Baggage Car No. 202 and AHM coach in drag. Model and photo by the author.
Yes, that's right, a 41 foot head end car for standard gauge, main line service! This must be one of the most unique car...
December 26, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,056 views - 2 comments - 1 like
Coming up on the Belmont Road Crossing at Downers Grove, Illinois, in March of 1973 is BN 6143 (ex-CB&Q 341) still in her Burlington colors on the point with two repainted units following and Burlington units bringing up the rear. Gib Allbach phot...
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.
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by Mark E. Sharp
Model photos by the author
B&M 4211 A&B pull into Old Fort on the Northern Virginia Model Railroaders' Western North Carolina Railroad on a courtesy visit.
I've recently shifted my railroad modeling focus to the...
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.
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...
by Jim Rollwage
Photos by the author
The LaSalle local arrives at Henderson to begin switching industries. This is somewhat of a hot spot with the local having to clear the main for other through trains. The foundation is from an old abandoned grist...