On30 Annual 2016
The only annual publication dedicated exclusively to O scale narrow gauge model railroading! Each edition contains fabulous layout tours, detailed modeling projects, great prototype information, fresh product reviews and more.
Customizing a Whitcomb Critter • by Sam Swanson — Tips for fabricating components from styrene.
Machine Company • by Peter Jackson — Prize-winning structure that continues to inspire.
Pinnacle Creek Mining & Timber • by Jim O'Connell — Small layout with big scenery.
Bachmann Boxcar Variations • by Cyril Durrenberger — Hill country outlaws projects.
Freight Equipment of the Tweetsie • by Johnny Greybeal — An On30 Proto-Primer, includes all-time roster.
An Evolved On30 Module Framework • by Wayne Perrier — Light + strong = showworthy.
The Abandoned Enginehouse • by Bob Boudreau — You never know what you‘ll find in the woods.
Modeling With Foil • by Rick Bell — Kitchens and garages are the new hobby shops.
"De-Stocking" a Bachmann Stock Car • by Brian Lunn — From out of the box to out of the ordinary.
Backdating the BLI C-16 • by Bob Reid — A TofC 2-8-0 with plans and prototype photos.
Section Houses & MOW Equipment • by Bob Bennett — As seen on the South China & Sheepscot.
Modeling Tweetsie Freight Cars • by George B. Riley — Home cooking: Southern style!
Building a Diesel-Shay • by Alan Carroll — A prototype kitbash project.
Mid Hudson On30 Meet MOW Contest • by Allen K. Littlefield, photos by Alan Carroll — What can you build with a Bachmann flat car?
The Water Wagon • by Howard Greenfield — A fire service car for the Pennsylvania Mountain Ry.
In The Eye of the Beholder • by Geoff Stunkard — Creating a scene with balanced building placement.
Heisler Conversion - Part 2 • by Lindsay Thompson — A wagontop boiler for the Bachmann Heisler.
Build A Crusty Critter • by John Hopkins — Rust, dust and chipped paint is a must.
Modeling On30 Sugar Cane Cars • by Joseph Kreiss — Using vintage HO cast metal underframes.
Shelter Cove • by Kevin Spady, Dain Leese and David T. Okamura — Modeling the West Coastline in On30.
An Elderly Modeler’s Scenery Woes • by Terry Wheeler — Plaster and ground foam and mod podge, oh my!
On30 Product Spotlight • by On30 Annual Staff — New releases for 2016.