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 16, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 2,237 views - 0 comments - 1 like
A boxcar short line: The North Stratford Railroad
These furniture movers use a GE and an Alco
BY T. BRAM BAILEYPHOTOGRAPHY BY THE AUTHOR
Page 21: Just north of Colebrook. N.H.. the southbound North Stratford train makes its way down the Connecticut...
by Ken Edmier
Model photos by the author
When Athearn released their Genesis 60' boxcars, I hurried to the hobby shop. I was very impressed, not only with the body detail, but also at the quality of the paint and lettering. I purchased...
November 15, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,026 views - 0 comments - 2 likes
You can "rebuild" Athearn's 50-foot double-door boxcar just like the Monon did the prototype
BY MONT SWITZER PHOTOGRAPHY BY THE AUTHOR
Page 18: Car 1508 was one of the 50-foot double-door boxcars rebuilt at Monon's Lafayette, Ind., shops with cushio...
November 14, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 960 views - 1 comment - 2 likes
The famous Alco road-switcher is here in plastic at last!
BY JIM SIXMODEL PHOTOGRAPHY BY THE AUTHOR
Page 16: RS3 2140 leads Southern's southbound Peach Queen into Gainesville, Ga., in August 1968, This train was frequently used to ferry the Alco roa...
November 14, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 820 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
The best prospect of directing product development is the opportunity to raise the bar. ExactRail has adopted a new set of standards for all of ExactRail's N-scale models. We believe that we can offer something better.
With the ...
November 11, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,436 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
BY HAROLD A. EDMONSONPHOTOGRAPHY BY THE AUTHOR
Page 10: Only the tender and canteen outwardly give away the Jan. 17, 1985 date as westbound 614T sweeps through the snow at Quinnimont.(This photo only. David Goodheart) Page 11: Fresh snow covers the W...
November 10, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,801 views - 0 comments - 1 like
A simplified approach to air-brake detailing
BY RICHARD HENDRICKSONPHOTOGRAPHY BY THE AUTHOR
Page 8: Here's a simplified AB air-brake system installed on an Athearn 40-foot AAR steel boxcar under construction.To form "clevis ends" for air-brake rods...
November 8, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,097 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
BY JAMES E. HUMBERT PHOTOGRAPHY BY THE AUTHOR UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED
Page 39: That Riverdale interlocking tower's days were numbered was made painfully evident by this view of workmen installing automatic switching machinery at the site. View is towa...