Vol. 88/No. 12
Kitbash a Canadian SWEEP
by Andrew Castle — Modeling a real-life kitbash created by Canadian National merging the frame and cab of an SW1200 with the long hood of a Geep.
Shipping Butane by Rail
by Clifton Linton — No room for a refinery? It wouldn’t take much to add this modern commodity to your model railroad operations.
ACL 40-foot Roof Hatch Boxcars
by James Kinkaid — Pullman-Standard built a fleet of cars for Atlantic Coast Line with outside post construction and rooftop loading hatches.
Guild’s Lake Industrial Park
by Alexander B. Craghead — This urban switching district in Portland, Oregon, is the inspiration for a compact model railroad that fits any era.
BNSF Railway Kootenai River Sub
by Dan Munson — Dave Waraxa’s freelanced HO scale model railroad is based on the BNSF route between Spokane, Wash., and Sandpoint, Idaho.
Safety Valve – Letters from our readers
Receiving Yard – Product and industry news
Test Track – Product Reviews
Railbooks – Book news and reviews
Craftsman Timetable – Scheduled events and notices
Look Both Ways/Commentary by Bill Navigato and Mike Schafer
Editor’s Notebook – Commentary by Otto M. Vondrak