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Rolling Stock


Bought a case 8, of these little beauties some time ago. What run they have had has been on a10' dia. curves. Cold this winter in H town. . Set up a Christmas tree type layout w/ 4' d curves, S's these cars would not make the S's axle CL part of the problem. Needed to enlarge the pocket for the lin...
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    Installing Body Mounted Kadee Couplers Richard Friedman If you did as I did, you started collecting Large Scale equipment based on whether they appealed to you or not.  A familiar railroad, a favorite industry (beer cars come to mind), an associa...
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Prototypical flatcar loads
Body-mounting USAT couplers to USAT Woodside Reefers
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Making Strap Steps
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When Jean and I attended the ECLSTS at York in 2006, we also went to the Pennsyvania RailRoad Museum in nearby Strassburg.  It's a great museum with lots of good stuff to look at.   I was intrigued by one particular piece of rolling stock there.It's a composite car.  It has a ste...
Converting a HLW 1:24 Flat Car to 1:20.3
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Building a PNG Reefer Kit
Building an EBT Boxcar in 1:20