August 1991 - Page 3
VOLUME 21 NUMBER 8
Stewart Hobbies' new UP F3A was just one of dozens of new products shown at the NM RA's Mountains Of Fun in '91 Convention in Denver. Over 2,600 attended the convention and the trade show d rew 1 8,642.
Photo by Randy Lee FEATURES 13
15 18 COMPUTER APPLICATlONS: WEATHER AND TRAFFIC REPORT by Larry Puckett MODELING A MODERN CIRCUS TRAIN: LOADALL by Bill Hill and Randy Lee DIESEL DETAIL CLOSE-UP: SOUTHERN PACIFIC EMD SD45 by Rich Picariello 20 MISSOURI PACIFIC LIMESTONE HOPPERS by Martin Lofton 22 25 MODELING A BLUEBIRD by Jim Six
ESQUIMALT & NANAIMO RAIL WAY'S NANAIMO STATlON by Patrick Lawson 28 TRAFFIC CONTROL ON THE NORFOLK AND WESTERN by Vern French
KLEIN DEUTSCHLAND RAILWAY: A RAILROAD BUILT ON MEMORIES by Chuck Stevens 39 ON TRACK: TURNOUT TYPES by Jim Mansfield 40 MODEL PHOTOGRAPHY SERIES #8: EXPOSURE by Bruce Nail
ADVENTURES WITH LAYOUTS: NINE MILES STRAIGHT UP- PART II by Larry R. Smith 50 52 54 BEHIND THE SCENES: FOCUS ON TREES by Margaret Mansfield
DETAILING A MILWAUKEE ROAD GP9IN N SCALE by Scott Seekins ANTHRACITE, SPEED LETTERING AND FACTORY PAINT by Ed Sanicky
6 7 10 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR EDITORIAL NEW PRODUCTS PRODUCT REVIEWS 12 SOCIETY PAGE YOUR TREK PLAN RAIL PROJECT RESEARCH 57 60 64 70 VIDEO REVIEW DEALER DIRECTORY SHOPPING GUlDE ADVERTISER INDEX
ABOUT THE COVER
The giant crane at Bremerhaven loads a ship on the Rhine River with railcar loads on Peter Kennemann's N scale Klein Deutschland Railway. For more on this European layout see Chuck Stevens' article on page 34. Photo by Bruce Nail. INSET: Jim Six describes how to detail an Athearn PA I to make the famous ickel Plate Bluebirds (see page 22). Photo by Jim Six.