MAY 2017: Travel the rails of Mike Porter’s HO scale Chicago Great Western layout, check out Lance Mindheim’s weathering of a Los Angeles Junction CF7, learn an “old school” scenery lesson as Joseph Kreiss creates realistic ground cover from sawdust, see James Kincaid’s in-depth look at the GSI 45-foot pulpwood flat, and much more in the May issue of Railroad Model Craftsman!

Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette joins WRP Family

Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette joins WRP Family

White River Productions is pleased to announce it has acquired the Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette magazine from Benchmark Publications.


Modeling a Middletown & New Jersey 44-tonner

Modeling a Middletown & New Jersey 44-tonner

Bachmann’s HO scale 44-ton diesel switcher is an excellent match for modeling Middletown & New Jersey No. 2, a typical shortline locomotive.


Westerfield Models Union Pacific S-40-1 Stock Car in HO scale

Westerfield Models Union Pacific S-40-1 Stock Car in HO scale

Westerfield kits, by virtue of using molded urethane resin for most of their components, require a bit more experience and patience to complete successfully. The end result is a detailed, properly weighted and free rolling HO-scale model of a widely used, early 20th Century railroad stock car.


Northern Pacific Mini-Hy Cube in HO by Tangent Scale Models

Northern Pacific Mini-Hy Cube in HO by Tangent Scale Models

The Mini-Hy Cubes, while limited to only a few original owners, do represent a very colorful and interesting prototype that saw service across many different U.S. railroads and, therefore, are perfectly suited for inclusion in almost any consist dated from late 1967 through the 1980s era.


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