Model Railroader Magazine 2008 March New York via Tokyo Hwy crossing Water tank
Model Railroader Magazine 2008 March New York via Tokyo Hwy crossing Water tank

Model Railroader Magazine 2008 March New York via Tokyo Hwy crossing Water tank

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Model Railroader   March 2008   Vol 75 No 3
CONTENTS
6 From the Editor
Raising the bar on color
8 News & Products
Hobby industry news and product announcements
20 Railway Post Office
Letters and e-mails from our readers by Taryn Sauer
24 Information Desk
Prototype kitbashing by Jim Hediger
28 Workshop
Q's & A's and helpful modeling tips by Jim Hediger
36 Scenery Step by Step
Add a highway crossing by David Popp
40 The Schuylkill Iron Works
A gritty HO steel mill railroad by Eric Craig
46 Building craftsman kits
Tips for completing a superdetailed structure by Bob Mitchell
52 Build the WSOR on a shelf
Part 3: Ballast, scenery, details, and an enginehouse by Cody Grivno
Online bonus
COVER STORY
58 New York Central in Tokyo
This HO layout brings the Big Apple to Japan by Hitomi Okuno/Online bonus
PROTOTYPE INFORMATION
66 A branchline water tank
Morristown & Erie RR's Whippany, N.J., water tower by Harold Russell
68 Repaint a factory-decorated model
Save time by updating an earlier paint scheme by Jim Six
70 Simplified car routing
Easily identify a car's destination with color codes by Alan Saatkamp
72 Landmark Layouts
John Armstrong's innovative Canandaigua Southern by Andy Sperandeo/Online bonus .
78 DCC Corner
Improving motor performance with back EMF by Mike Polsgrove
82 Product Reviews                                                                                                                                   
Athearn Genesis HO scale MP15AC                                                                                      
Walthers USRA 0-8-0 switcher in N ... and more                                                                       
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94 Trains of Thought
Attracting a crowd by Tony Koester
100 Trackside Photos
104 MR Scenery Contest Rules
113 Index of Advertisers
114 The Operators
Numbers, symbols, and nicknames by Andy Sperandeo




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