NOVEMBER/DECEMER 2019: Container Flatcar 452 is one of a fleet of container cars on Mike May’s HOn3 White Pass & Yukon Route layout. In his article, Mike explains how he used 3D printing by Shapeways to help fabricate them. Ray Davis and Dave Connery discuss scratchbuilding the Cooperstown Depot using a Cricut Maker, Dave Martin writes how he gets trains running on his HO Yosemite Valley Railroad, Pete Leach describes his On30 2-foot model of the depot on the pier in Wiscasset, Peter Replinger tells the story of the Pacific Northwest woods logging 2-6-2T movie star — Georgia-Pacific #9, George Riley describes how he up-scaled a 1:20.3 scale 3-foot gauge live steam RUBY to 7/8n2, Gregg Condon continues his Layout Refinements series — this time is on using photography to improve your modeling… All this and more in the November/December 2019 issue of Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette!

Building a White Pass & Yukon Railroad Pipe Flatcar in HOn3

Building a White Pass & Yukon Railroad Pipe Flatcar in HOn3

In anticipation of hauling materials for the potential construction of a major pipeline originating from Alaska’s northern oil fields, the White Pass & Yukon Railroad rebuilt a flatcar to accommodate enormous 80-foot-long sections of 56-inch diameter pipe.


Colorado & Southern Business Car B-3 in On30

Colorado & Southern Business Car B-3 in On30

After purchasing a set of exquisite custom-made castings some years ago, I finally decided the time had come to build Colorado & Southern Business Car B-3.


Wondercutter

Wondercutter

When I saw the Wondercutter in my latest Micro-Mark catalog, I knew I had to try one, because cutting with an X-Acto knife was getting difficult for me.


Stoney Creek Designs Main Street Merchants in O Scale

Stoney Creek Designs Main Street Merchants in O Scale

Stoney Creek Designs sells three O scale kits in their 2018 Main Street Merchants series. The kits include a Meat Market and Real Estate Office, a Tin Shop and Pool Hall, and a little Book Store.


Cobwebs

Cobwebs

Inspiration for a model of a unique logging crane come from the cobwebs of memory.


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