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!
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.
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.