Model Railroader Magazine 1954 January Building an O Gauge 2-8-0
Model Railroader Magazine 1954 January Building an O Gauge 2-8-0

Model Railroader Magazine 1954 January Building an O Gauge 2-8-0

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Model Railroader 1954 January
January 1954Volume 21, Number 1
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Cover   All four models on this month's cover are scratch-built. The O gauge Baldwin-Westinghouse juice jack was built by Lyndon Y. Shaw of Reading, Pa. Both Consolidations in the middle photo were built from Thornburgh articles, but one is O gauge, the other HO. Harold H. Shimming of Albuquerque, N. M., built the (upper) 1/4" scale job, and the HO loco is the work of Ralph S. Colt, Rochester, N. Y. That little beauty in the lower photo is an HOn3 model of one of D&RGW's 2-8-0's, and is the work of John Carruthers, Kankakee, Ill.
20 Years of Model Railroading. By John Page  40
History of model railroading and Model Railroader.
Building an O Gauge 2-8-0. By Bob Klubertanz  46
Only simple hand tools are required to build this finely detailed model of Pennsy's husky H-9s Consolidation.
Trackside Photos 50
Water Stop. By Paul Larson  58
Modern steam power requires large quantities of pure water. Here's just the facility your road needs at a terminal or important junction.
Railroads You Can Operate. By Linn H. Westcott  62
Twenty track plans that emphasize operation.
S Gauge Gondola. By Herb F. Damm  68
Combining Standard and Narrow Gauge. By Charles Small  71
TT Gauge Bobber Caboose. By Bill Healion  76
Homemade Power Trucks. By R. H. Wagner 79
Power trucks for traction equipment.
Building a QNS&L Ore Car (A "Dollar" Car). By Eric Stevens _ 82 What Kind of Industries Should Your Pike Have?
By Boyce Martin  90
Signal Bridge. By Eric Stevens 102
Bull Session -_110
20 Years Ago in Model Railroader 121
Prototype Plans and Data
Bridgton & Saco River Box Car  73
Quebec, North Shore & Labrador Ore Car  89
Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Switcher 108
Departments
Railway Postoffice  4 At the Throttle  39
Best Kinks of All Time ____ 13Clinic  98
Trade Topics  20 Coming Events 124



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