May 1994 - Page 3
VOLUME 24 NUMBER 5
Photo by Larry Puckett
18 ESQUTMALT & NANAIMO RAILWAY VICTORIA ROUNDHOUSE AND DIESEL SHOP by Patrick Lawson 24 FREELANCING! A COLORADO & WESTERN NW2: THE SAGA CONTINUES by David A. Bontrager 26 SOUTHERN RAILWAY'S SD45: CREATING A REALISTIC MODEL by Mark E. Sharp 36 FREIGHTCAROLOGY by David G. Casdorph 38 THE KLlCKlTAT & WESTERN RAlLROAD by Ross Hucke 42 DIESEL DETAIL CLOSE-UP: W ISCONSIN CENTRAL EMD SD45 by Rich Picariello 45 SHORTLINE ADVENTURES: BIRMLNGHAM WATER WORKS RAILROAD by Larry Smith, MMR 50 MODELING MODERN LNTERMODAL: SCRATCHBULLDING A ML-JACK TRANSLlFT STRADDLE CRANE - PART IV by Doug Geiger 56 NORFOLK SOUTHERN MAINTENANCE-OF-WAY EQUIPMENT: A GUIDE FOR MODELERS - PART LL by Jim SLx 59 BEHIND THE SCENES: WALTHERS' CENTRAL GAS & SUPPLY - PART IL by Margaret Mansfield 62 ON TRACK: OPERATION FOR THE '90S: OPERATION 2000 by Jim MansfieLd
4 5 6 6 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHERS GUEST EDITORIAL NEW PRODUCTS 9 L4 L6 L7 64 PRODUCT REVIEWS YOUR TREK PLAN SOCIETY PAGE COMPUTER APPLICATLONS VLDEO REVLEW 65 69 78 78 DEALER DLRECTORY SHOPPLNG GUIDE CLASSLFLEDS ADVERTLSER LNDEX
ABOUT THE COVER
Dave Bontrager proves that modeling prototypically doesn't necessarily mean modeling the prototype. With Jim Bob at the throttle, Dave's C&W NW2 does its chores. Tum to page 24 for more. Photo by David A. BOl/tragel: INSET: Sometimes it doesn't take as much to get a club layout going as one might think. The Klickitat & Western (see page 38) in Goldendale, WA, is a classic example. PflO/o by Joe FlIga/e.