Model Railroading with George Dutka
Sale price good through March 31, 2023. Regular price $34.95 plus shipping.
You can build and paint structures and rolling stock with weathering and other details that really stand out! Combine them all in a realistic diorama, or apply them to your own model railroad. Author George Dutka demonstrates expert techniques in kitbashing, detailing, and weathering that are easy to master in a series of projects for all skill levels. 96 pages, softbound.
Introduction — You can master modeling skills like a pro
Model Makeovers — Rescuing old structures from the scrap bin
Some New England Barns — Barns are an essential part of the rural landscape
Classic Station Kitbash — Transforming classic kits into typical New England depots
Repurposed Boxcars — Turning retired rolling stock into detailed structures
Build a Boom Car — Kitbash a crane boom car for a wreck recovery train
Central Vermont Cabooses — Different methods for building unique caboose models
Basic Freight Car Weathering — Simple effects for weathering steel and wood freight cars
Weathering Wood — Techniques for creating realistic weathered wood effects
Build Small Dioramas — Test your skills by building simple scenes
Tour the White River Division — The author’s HO-scale railroad inspired by New England
Meet George Dutka — Railroad Model Craftsman's "Craftsman Workshop” columnist