MANTUA's catalog, that cost five bucks twenty years ago, has exploded,
labelled, drawings (some with multiple images for given...
Flatcars for Transporting Military Armored Vehicles & Such
Hello namesake and happy this year;
I don't know from your reply what, when, and...
Alleged ship "Puffer" model
A) The website gives you dimensions.
B) Scot "Puffers" were not made as teeny weeny 68 footers.
This kit is...
There principal competitor also indulged in green
paint on select main passenger locos circa 1920-30.
The problem, as I remember...
Use 'T' scale for 1& half inch scale
As far as I know all the 'T' gauge stuff ( 3mm gauge
track) only comes as EMUs , but if you want a kiddie...
Viaducts, NYC line to St.John's Park, Etc.
Go urban industrial, place all track on elevated viaducts
that enter commercial structures at above...
Term Clarifications and Layout Location of Elements
Are we to assume that you have a stretch of double track
with two pair of turnouts...
It is clear that what I regard as history is not to be
found within the devotion to trivia displayed by the folks
running the organization...
PowerPacks from everyone Else
With all due respect to your buddy, welding trains to the track
is not exactly an accomplishment with a DC...
I think it is worth mentioning our homegrown 'HO' scale megalayout
in New Jersey. Not as big as Hamburg's or perhaps as interesting as some...
'HO' EP-5s from FRATESCHI
FRATESCHI , the Brazilian model train maker whom
Model Power has gotten some locos made by with US
Dry Transfer Removal
If you haven't painted them down, and you are
talking about a simple transfer, all you do is erase
the offending digit or...
Remotoring Old Rivarossi Articulateds, and RR parts
< Micro Loco Motion >
"Wes Barris' Steam Locomotive" site, surprisingly,
Milwaukee Road Narrow Gauge
You might consider modeling the narrow gauge Milwaukee
lines. I suggest that because: of the profusion of 'O'n (3'...
Recently I mentioned structures available to
supplement the rather expensive selection
marketed in 'Z' scale.
While the need for such is less...
Buildings with Stone/Brick or Molded Plaster Standins
Regardless of the route chosen any use of vitreous
materials takes you into another kind...
CIRCUS and STATE FAIRS
Only big operators put show trains on the road.
There is but ONE circus operator using railroads
currently. Not since...
Military Modules? or 'HO' Military Equipment? Modern?
There is, or was the last time I saw it, a military module
on the big traveling layout of...
The Issue is Normally the Space Used...BUT
The issue comparitively is the amount of linear space
occuppied by larger numbered turnouts than...
'Z' scale kits are notably expensive viz. other modelling scales.
This is especially noticeable with respect to photochemically