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 November 2018

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MoPac U30C Part 1 • by Brian Banna — Join Brian Banna as he updates a second generation GE.

2018 Bay Area RPM • by Harry K. Wong — Coverage of the Pacific region’s premier prototype modeling meet.

Grade Crossing Signals • by Michael Yakubovsky — Learn how to etch PC boards and make a grade crossing controller.

Packaged Lumber Loads • by Harry K. Wong — Associate editor Harry K. Wong upgrades a Walthers lumber load.

I.W. Bernheim Distillery • by Myles Marcovitch — Part 2: scratchbuilding in O scale, a story of ingenuity and necessity.

Alco HH1000 Diesel • by Dr. Nicholas S. Muff — Learn about an early diesel locomotive, its history and its fate.


Advertising Index

Dealer Directory • Recommended hobby dealers

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 Mike Baker

RMC Perspectiveby Thornton Waite

RMC Timetable • Scheduled events and notices

Scratchbuilder's Workshop • by Bob Walker

Test Track • by David Otte — Superliner II Transition Sleeper review