Model Railroader Magazine 1988 February California Central Lines Amtrak Merchand
Model Railroader Magazine 1988 February California Central Lines Amtrak Merchand

Model Railroader Magazine 1988 February California Central Lines Amtrak Merchand

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Model Railroader 1988 February
68 The California Central LinesBy Don Mitchell
A beautiful club layout in an historic depot
75 Heritage Fleet: Lionel C&O GP7By Tuohy and McComas
This rare locomotive was made for Sears in 1962 80 Building the Carbondale Central: 2By Malcolm Furlow
Add scenery and bridges, and get ready for the cityscape
88 Make your own PC board wiring terminalsBy W. Robert Stobbe
An inexpensive and reliable way to keep your wiring neat 89 Reading RR AtlanticsBy Gordon Odegard
Geissel drawings of these passenger-service Camelbacks
92 The N scale Fitchburg & SouthbridgeBy Michael Tylick
A highly detailed layout loaded with scratchbuilt structures
96 Better-running N scale switchersBy Philip H. Mott
Easy-to-add wipers for improved electrical contact
99 Victor Green's scratchbuilt 1:43 British Rys. Class 9 locomotive
The Model of the Month Award
100 Amtrak merchandise-handling carsBy Gordon Odegard
Yungkurth drawings of these 61-foot mail/express cars in passenger service
102 Modeling the Amtrak merchandise-handling car By Gordon Odegard
The modeling methods can be applied to other scales
108 Pine tree artBy Carl Caiati
Tips for building realistic western trees
110 Curved tracks and close quartersBy Robert Smaus
A compact arrangement for two industries served by a single spur
114essence of DaylightBy Roger Baker Jr.
Converting Bachmann's N scale Northern to that classic streamlined look
116 Build a tool cartBy R. C. Knoetzsch
A useful modification of a household discard
118 Symposium on electronicsBy Don W. Hansen
Brian Ripley's control system for running a second train automatically
130 1987 MRIA show reportBy Jim Hediger
A report on new products shown at the November 1987 Chicago show
143 Paint shop: Chessie System SD40-2By Jim Six
A colorful merger paint scheme
89 Reading RR Camelback Atlantic from 1905 and 1906 100 Amtrak 61-foot merchandise-handling cars
4 MR product news
12 Railway post office
21 Schedules
36 Looking back
39 MR product reviews
64 Hobbyshop window
67 At the throttle
75 Heritage fleet
76 Trackside photos
99 Model of the month
118 Electronics symposium
120 Trains of thought
128 Club news
136 Railroader's library
143 Paint shop
147 MR workshop
156 Bull session
182 Index of advertisers

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