Railroad Model Craftsman February 2018
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 Notebook • by Stephen Priest
Look Both Ways • by Mike Schafer & Bill Navigato
Rail Books • Book news and reviews
RMC/Dremel Kitbashing Award • by Doug Nelson
RMC Perspective • by Steve Jessup
RMC Timetable • Scheduled events and notices
Scratchbuilder's Workshop • by Bob Walker
Test Track • by David Otte — Tangent X58 - Piko DCC Smartcontrol
Dealer Directory • Recommended hobby dealers