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  • December 5, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 2,235 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...
  • November 17, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 2,433 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...
  • October 11, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 2,781 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by Richard Vye Photos by the author At the crack of dawn, a sleepy No. 4 American class locomotive is coaxed from its engine house stall toward the first step in her daily journey the turntable. Her two ten-wheeler cousins will be next. ...
  • September 20, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 2,329 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by Jim Teese, MMR Photos by the author The genesis of this engine goes back quite a ways. In the mid-1970s I was working for Bell Helicopter in Iran and building a few HO models in my free time. I saw an ad from AHM in Model Railroader...
  • September 8, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 1,670 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    by David Butts Photos by the author A freight train exits a mountain tunnel next to the village of Ophir. A "model railroader since 1944" - how many modelers can say that they have been in the hobby for over 60 years? As a life member o...
  • Invalid date - posted by Mark Preussler - 3,200 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    By: Mark Preussler, MMR The Chicago and North Western (CNW) railroad was a proud line. They were the only major employee owned railroad of recent memory and although CNW employees eventually lost their status as majority owners, the railroad continued ...
  • Invalid date - posted by Tasha Oates - 1,860 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    By Don Heimburger  Where can you combine rich train history and rich, natural fall colors? The Conway Scenic Railroad in North Conway, New Hampshire, of course! With the winter months right around the railroad bend, you'll want to get out and see...