Railroad Model Craftsman December 2020
Wires Over the New Haven • by Rick Abramson — Intense New Haven electric operations around Bridgeport, Conn., in HO scale.
Model a Jersey Central Express Boxcar • by Alan Mende — This modifi ed 40-foot boxcar is designed to operate in passenger consists.
Realistic Asphalt Crossings • by Shawn Branstetter — Create a realistic rural railroad crossing paved with asphalt and timbers.
Kitbash a Modern Log Train in N • by Tyler Whitcomb — Simple techniques to create modern log-hauling freight cars and loads.
Quick and Easy Log Car Conversion • by Phil Holden — A Tichy tank car underframe is the base for our simple HO scale log bunk car kitbash.
Model Portable Carbide Work Lights • by Wayne Wesolowski — Carbide lights were once very common, and make a great detail for work sites.
Scratchbuilt Hardware Store in S • by Dale Smith — Commercial detail parts make construction a breeze on this freelanced structure.
Bethlehem 2622 Hopper Car • by James Kinkaid — Originally built for Chesapeake & Ohio, as well as several other Eastern railroads.
Dealer Directory • Recommended hobby dealers
Diverging Points • by Jason Schron
Editor's Notebook • by Otto M. Vondrak
Index of Advertisers
Look Both Ways • by Mike Schafer & Bill Navigato
Perspective • by Justin Franz
Rail Books • Book news and reviews
Test Track • by George Riley — Walthers Trainline WiFlyer Express Train Set Product Review
Test Track • by Gareth Bayer — Exact Rail Trenton Works 67-foot 11-inch Bulkhead Flat Car Product Review
Test Track • by George Riley — Walthers Small Wood Coaling Station Product Review