Model Railroader Magazine 1955 March Custom signal bridges Wood tank car Cutting
Model Railroader Magazine 1955 March Custom signal bridges Wood tank car Cutting

Model Railroader Magazine 1955 March Custom signal bridges Wood tank car Cutting

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Model Railroader 1955 March
March 1955Volume 22, Number 3
Bill of Lading
Water Tank Car (A "Dollar Car"). By Eric Stevens  22
How to build a detailed model of a car used to haul spring water.
Building Custom Signal Bridges from Kits. By Linn H. Westcott 27
How two signal bridge kits can be combined to make unusual "custom" versions for all types of track installations.
Cutting Commercial Wood (The Workshop, No. 1)
By Paul Larson  34
In this article, first of a series, the author shows you the best ways to cut commercial sheetwood, stripwood and structural shapes.
Earth 'n Tie Bumpers. By John Page  36
A simple, inexpensive track-end bumper that's made from ties and "earth," just as the real railroads build them.
Nook & Cranny Railroads. By John Armstrong  40
Four track plans for those odd-shaped, leftover spaces.
Combination Station. By Boyce Martin  46
A fine, wood building that's not too complicated, but has enough detail to make an attractive model.
HO Gauge 5D-7 (Part 2, Conclusion). By Bob Klubertanz ___ 54 Easy-to-Make Bridge Girders. By Paul Mallery   60
Lattice girder bridges have always been model railroading's favorite type, but such girders are complicated models. This article shows a simple way to make them.
Prototype Plans anti Data
UP "City of San Francisco" Diesel  38
L&N Combination Station  47
Mail Pickup Stand  50
Bull Session  63
New Literature  65
Clinic  66
Construction Kinks  67
Coming Events 68
Railway Postoffice 4
Trade Topics 8
At the Throttle 21
Trackside Photos 30

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