Model Railroader Magazine 1988 November O'Dell COunty Traction Co PRR RG RailBla
Model Railroader Magazine 1988 November O'Dell COunty Traction Co PRR RG RailBla

Model Railroader Magazine 1988 November O'Dell COunty Traction Co PRR RG RailBla

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Model Railroader 1988 November
80 Introducing the O'Dell County Traction Co.By Bruce Goehmann
Our first look at MR's new project railroad
86 Getting into tractionBy Eric Bronsky
The basics of real electric trains: the perfect prototype
91 Build a wood-treating plantBy Cyril Durrenberger
This industry prepares poles and ties and has its own tram railroad
96 ABCs of bridges: Trestles, arches, and viaductsBy Harold Russell
Bridge types that date from railroading's early days
104 Thomas Barber's HO scale B&O 2-8-0 steam engine
The Model of the Month Award
108 Modeling pulpwood loadsBy Mike Polsgrove
A method for building some realistic gondola loads
114 Rio Grande's GP4OsBy David Bontrager
Converting the Atlas GP40 into a unit for the Railblazer
116 Rio Grande's RailblazerBy David Bontrager
You build this intermodal train from commercial kits
121 1988 Prize ParadeBy Jim Hediger
The prizewinning models from the NMRA's Birmingham convention contest
128 A Stampede Pass tunnel dioramaBy Derek E. Josephson
The First Place Junior Division winner of our Young Author Contest
130 Modeling Santa Fe's 2nd-order GP35sBy Cindy Green
The First Place Senior Division winner of our Young Author Contest
134 Remembering the Pennsylvania RRBy Ken Pearson
HO layout revives the glory of "The Standard Railroad of the World"
138 Political billboardsBy John R. Bittner
Get your layout ready for the upcoming election
142 Symposium on ElectronicsBy John S. Atkinson
Make operation easier with smart wiring and X blocks
145 The 1988 Westcott AwardBy Russ Larson
Presented to the San Diego Model Railroad Museum
160 Paint shop: Boston & Maine AlcosBy Andy Sperandeo
Atlas HO models in maroon and gold
166 Traction manufacturers and publishersBy Bruce Goehmann
Supplies and information for traction modeling
96 Trestles, arches, and viaducts
116 Rio Grande's Railblazer intermodal train
4 Contributing to MR
4 MR product news
12, 50, 182 Cartoons
14 Railway post office
26 Getting started
28 Schedules
53 Club news
57 MR product reviews
76 Hobbyshop window 7
9 At the throttle
104 Model of the month
126 Trackside photos
142 Electronics symposium
148 Trains of thought
150 Student fare
154 Railroader's library
160 Paint shop
168 MR workshop
184 Bull session
210 Index of advertisers

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