Railroad Model Craftsman July 2020


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Loon Lake Railway & Navigationby Dan Munson — Peter Smith’s exquisite Sn3 logging railroad is set in the Pacific Northwest in the 1930s.

Easy Board by Board Constructionby Gregg Condon, MMR — Micro-Mark “ship decking” can be used to build unique wood structures.

Pullman 5077 Boxcars: Part 4by James Kinkaid — Our series finale examines Chicago & North Western’s fleet of PS 5077 boxcars.

Customize an MLW S-4 Switcherby Mike Pagano — Using an Atlas Alco S-2, create a Montreal Locomotive Works S-4 for Canadian Pacific.

Burlington Northern Business Carby Jeff Carlson — Updating a Kato business car to represent a Burlington Northern prototype in HO scale.


Boomer Trail

Craftsman Workshop

Dealer Directory • Recommended hobby dealers

Diverging Pointsby Jason Shron

Dremel Kitbashing Award • by Phil Doolittle

Editor's Notebookby Otto M. Vondrak

Index of Advertisers

Look Both Waysby Mike Schafer & Bill Navigato

Painting & Weathering

Perspectiveby Robert J. Zenk

Rail Books • Book news and reviews

Receiving Yard

Safety Valve

Test Track • by Harry K. Wong —ScaleTrains.com “Rivet Counter” Norfolk Southern General Electric DASH9-40C Locomotive Product Review

Test Track • by Harry K. Wong — Walthers Mainline Thrall Rebuilt 40’ Double-stack Intermodal Well Cars Product Review

Test Track • by George Riley — Woodland Scenics U.S. Flags Product Review

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