ATTENTION! It was brought to our attention that a number of subscribers received the incorrect publication for the December issue. No action is required by you at this time. If you subscribe to Railroad Model Craftsman or Railfan & Railroad, and received the incorrect magazine you will receive the correct publication later this month. They are currently being re-printed and will be distributed in the next few weeks. There is no need to return the magazine you received by mistake. Thank for your continued interest in our publications and we apologize for the inconvenience. Wishing you all the best this holiday season, The White River Productions team

Railroad Model Craftsman August 2018

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Invisible Water Towers • by Joe Kurilec, MMR — A look at modeling removed water towers and concrete footings.

IHB Yard Slugs • by Craig Chandler — Kitbashing Indiana Harbor Belt’s unique variety of slugs.

North Eastern Railroad • by John Nahodyl — A PRR-themed layout is a kitbashing and detail-builder’s delight.


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 Peter Hall

RMC Perspectiveby Harry K. Wong

RMC Timetable • Scheduled events and notices

Scratchbuilder's Workshop • by Bob Walker

Test Track • by George Riley — ALP45DP Locos & Bombardier Coaches

Advertising Index

Dealer Directory • Recommended hobby dealers