NOVEMBER 2018: Packaged lumber loads, upgraded by Harry K. Wong, glide on bulkhead flatcars southbound across Farwell Trestle, Brian Banna demonstrates prototype modeling of a Missouri Pacific GE U30C diesel, the 2018 Bay Area Prototype Modelers Meet is explored by Harry K. Wong, Michael Yakubovsky examines realistic control for grade crossing signals, Myles Marcovitch presents Part II of his scratchbuilt I.W. Bernheim Distillery, Nicholas S. Muff takes a look back at the HH1000 diesel locomotive, and much more in the November issue of Railroad Model Craftsman!
In the October 2018 issue you will find an article on how to accurately model a Union Pacific EMD SD70AH from the HO scale Walthers Trainline SD70ACe model. This month we provide additional prototype data and detail photos of UP SD70ACes and SD70AHs.
Bachmann’s latest GP30 release is all what it claims to be: A DCC sound value model that offers the novice plenty of opportunity for learning the basics of command control operation and programming while also providing those more experienced hobbyists on a strict budget an attractive looking model with all the current tech.
Owl Mountain Models cut no corners in producing a complete quality model of this common and often overlooked prototype flatcar in HO scale.