O Scale Trains Magazine July/August 2014
The Maine Central Railroad • by David Mehew — A branch of the MEC inspires the builder of this issue's feature layout.
Building an Icing Platform • by Neville Rossiter — Nev is back among us, and shows one of his latest projects.
Wild Weeds, Scruffy Shrubbery, and Unruly Undergrowth • by John Sethian — Scenery tips for modeling the flora of New Jersey.
Adding Road/Rail Freight Operations • by George Paxon — Increase your layout's operational scope without adding real estate.
A Southern GP18 from a Red Caboose Kit • by David Friedlander — An uncommon prototype from a common kit.
Survivors; the Egolf X29 • by Brian Scace — Evidence that proto-modeling is older than we think.
Timber Drain Boxes along the Right-of-way • by Leonard Lee Davis — An often-ignored track detail described and built.
One Man's Track-cleaning Method • by Brian Scace — With DCC comes cleanliness, and a way to address this miserable task.
Observations • by Brian Scace
The Art of Prototype Modeling • by Rob Adams
Traction Action • by Martin Brechbiel
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