O Scale Trains Magazine July/August 2012
Trackside on My Southern Pacific Layout • by Neil Chichizola — With help from Dan Vargas, a small layout gets a big look.
Red Caboose GP-9 Rebuild, Part 2 • by Joe Giannovario — Adding the MRC DCC board and final chassis details.
From Ore Bin to Coal Tipple • by Joe Giannovario — A slick and easy conversion for the Firebox Models ore bin.
Adventures in Scratchbuilding • by John Gizzi — New to 2-rail, John jumps in with both feet to build a 2-8-0.
A PRR TrucTrain From Lionel Flatcars • by John Sethian — A master of 3-rail conversions builds a signature PRR fleet.
2012 O Scale National Convention • by Bob Lazezzi — A list of layouts open for tours during the convention.
Observations • by Joe Giannovario
The Art of Prototype Modeling • by Rob Adams
The Modern Image • by Gene Clements
Traction Action • by Martin Brechbiel
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