Railroad Model Craftsman July 2019
Salt Lake Southern • by Gary Petersen — This freelanced route connects the Western Pacific with the Chicago & North Western through the mountains of Utah and Wyoming.
Burlington Express Boxcar Upgrade • by Santiago Pineda — An O-scale brass import is modified to represent an unusual home-built boxcar designed to operate in Burlington passenger consists.
East Stroudsburg Tower • by Otto M. Vondrak and Skip Roth — Built in 1908 to control the interlocking at East Stroudsburg, Pa., this Lackawanna tower survives today as a museum.
Nurse Tanks for Farm Scenes • by Ricky Keil — Simple 3D-printed models of anhydrous ammonia tanks provide an important detail for modern Midwestern agricultural scenes.
Central Vermont Milk Cars in HO • by George Dutka — A variety of available HO kits can be used to model Central Vermont insulated cars assigned to milk service from the 1930s to the 1960s.
Scratchbuild a Western Depot • by Brian Kutheis — Drawings for a small Colorado & Southern station inspired the author to scratchbuild this simple train station for his narrow gauge railroad.
Dealer Directory • Recommended hobby dealers
Dremel Kitbashing Award • by Hunter Hughson
Editor's Notebook • by Otto M. Vondrak
Index of Advertisers
Look Both Ways • by Mike Schafer & Bill Navigato
Painting & Weathering
Perspective • by Steve Barry
Rail Books • Book news and reviews
Scratchbuilder's Workshop • by Bob Walker
Test Track • by Harry K. Wong — ScaleTrains.com's “Rivet Counter” General Electric Dash9-44CW Locomotive review