Railroad Model Craftsman February 2018

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Provisional Structures • by Victor Hand — Creating believable stand-in models for scene study and evaluation.

New Life for Brass • by Stephen M. Priest, MMR — Reworking a venerable brass 44-tonner for smooth operation.

Modeling Pavement • by Lance Mindheim — A fresh look at modeling pavement with photographic reproduction.

Creating a SD30C-ECO • by Scott Kuhn — Kitbashing a modern prototype rebuild of the popular SD40–2 in HO.

Consider the Commuter • by George Riley & Otto M. Vondrak — RMC project layout series, part 2.


Editor's Notebookby Stephen Priest

Look Both Waysby Mike Schafer & Bill Navigato


Rail Books • Book news and reviews

Receiving Yard

RMC/Dremel Kitbashing Award • by Doug Nelson

RMC Perspectiveby Steve Jessup

RMC Timetable • Scheduled events and notices

Scratchbuilder's Workshop • by Bob Walker

Test Track • by David Otte — Tangent X58 - Piko DCC Smartcontrol

Advertising Index

Dealer Directory • Recommended hobby dealers