Model Railroader Magazine 1954 May Layout Maintenance Handbook Crossing shanty
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Model Railroader 1954 May
May 1954Volume 21, Number 5
Bill of Lading
Elevated Shanty. By Merk Hobson 16
This jewel-like shanty takes only a tiny bit of layout space, and it can be one of the finest of your structures.
Trackside Photos 20
Tunnel Portals (Part 2). By M. B. Wakefield 24
Author Wakefield winds up his discussion of tunnels by building a timbered portal and a natural rock portal.
Carpentry-free Pikes. By John Armstrong _ 26
If you live in an apartment or haven't yet made friends with a saw and hammer, you'll like these railroads designed to fit on wallpaper pasting tables and ping-pong tables.
Freelance Hudson. By Boyce Martin 32
Converting a Mantua Pacific into a high-wheeled 4-6-4.
Rebuilt and Sprung Bobber. By Bill Rau Jr. 34
A four-wheel caboose mounted on a passenger coach truck.
Train Speedometer. By Linn H. Westcott 36
One of the neatest gadgets to come along in some time, this speedometer registers true train speed at all times.
Squiggle Track and a Gateman's Shanty, Circa 1890
(Tuxedo Junction, Part 19). By George Allen 40
O Gauge 2-8-0 (Part 5). By Bob Klubertanz 45
Bull Session 49
Model Railroader's Special Handbook Series, No. 1 Maintenance 61
A complete manual that shows you how to solve the everyday problems of keeping your railroad and rolling stock in first-class condition.
Prototype Pans and Data
Pennsy Electrics (P-5a and O-1a) 38
Railway Postoffice 4 Meet Bob Klubertanz ____ 15
Trade Topics 9 Construction Kinks 51
At the Throttle 15 Coming Events 53
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