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Railroad Model Craftsman
JUNE 2015: A steam engine pulls up to the Edaville tank, as modeled by Bob Bennett from drawings that originally appeared in the September 1968 RMC. We visit Paul Lally's amazing O scale Youngstown & Southern. All this and more in the June issue of Railroad Model Craftsman!

Railroad Model Craftsman - June 2015

Volume 84, Number 6

This Month's Features

38 Using Craft Paint /Gregory M. LaRocca
Formulating craft paint for a Polly Scale replacement.

42 Edaville Water Tank /Bob Bennett
Scratchbuild a unique water tower from plans in the September 1968 RMC.

46 Youngstown & Southern /Paul Lally
A beautifully scenicked " scale reproduction of "the little railroad that did."

52 Greensburg RPM Meet /Bill Schaumburg
RMC Explores: The Greensburg Railroad Prototype Modelers meet.

56 Temporary Structures /Joseph Kreiss
Designing, printing and building place-holder structures for your railroad.

62 Recycling Decoders /Jack Varadi
Reusing older decoders to animate your model railroad.

68 Shadowline Decal Design /Nelson Moyer, MMR
Designing and printing your own shadowline decals for passenger cars.

74 Buffalo Bill Advance Cars /Don Ball
Researching, building and decaling colorful late 1800’s passenger cars.


Editors Notebook - Commentary by Stephen M. Priest

Postmarks - Letters from our readers

Receiving Yard - Product and industry news

Railbooks - Book news and reviews

Craftsman Timetable - Scheduled events and notices

Look Both Ways - Commentary by Bill Navigato and Mike Schafer

Test Track - Product reviews

Scratchbuilder's Corner - by Bob Walker

RMC/Dremel Kitbashing Award

On The Cover

Railroad Model CraftsmanPaul Lally’s Youngstown & Southern Railroad in O scale features beautiful scenery and prototypical operation.

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