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  • September 26, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 976 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    E-L Work Truck as it appeared in Croyton Yard, NJ, on February 14, 1977. - Photo by Karl Erk.The model of the E-L Work Truck in HO scale. - Model and photo by the author. by Karl Irk    Around the yards of ...
  • September 7, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,718 views - 2 comments - 2 likes
    by Chester Fesmire Photos by the author Mack B-875 with 100-ton beam lowboy and International TD-25. When asked to do an article for this prestigious publication, I didn't know quite what was expected of me at first. After careful consi...
  • September 7, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,507 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    by Joe Enriquez Photos by the author View of available Dennis Aust kit and parts used in project. It's funny how relationships develop between modelers and can go on for years without actually ever meeting the person face to face. Putti...
  • May 13, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,474 views - 0 comments - 4 likes
    by Paul Knowles Photos by the author One day I was lucky enough to witness a wheel change-out on a grain car. This occurred near my home in St. Joseph, Missouri, approximately four years ago. Much to my surprise, the railroad was able to perform this ...
  • April 8, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 4,812 views - 2 comments - 0 likes
    by V.S. Roseman As mentioned in the introduction last month, Railway Express used 90-day license trucks to supplement their fleet during busy times of the year. This resulted in some very old, but still serviceable, trucks being used lo...
  • Invalid date - posted by Christopher Brimley - 3,250 views - 5 comments - 2 likes
    Weathering Cars & Trucks By Christopher Brimley On most layouts, you’ll see a very detailed scenery, weathered rolling stock, locomotives, and structures. And occasionally, you’ll see out-of-place, glossy toy-like vehicles sticking out lik...