Modeltec 1987 July Magazine Wooden Grasshopper engine Steam car origins Signals
Modeltec 1987 July
Chips by William C. Fitt 7
A project for the wood and metal worker
Wooden Grasshopper Engine by Elmer Verburg 8
Instructions for the chassis, boiler and smokebox
G-Scale Live Steam Fomey Locomotive by Saul Moskowitz14
A history lesson on
Steam Car Origins by Sam S. Miner21
A novelty compressed air engine
Mark Ill by Tom Elliott22
Kansas City Live Steamers use flatcar to
Bridge Marshall Creek by Harold K. Vollrath25
Great Lakes Live Steamers enjoy
Gold Bolt Ceremony by Tom Bee26
JT&S Railroad Museum breaks ground for
Model Railroad Station by Joel Tedder30
Contemporary engine design is discussed in the
Development of a Modem Steamboat by Wally Mounster31
Nick Edwards celebrates Gold Spike ceremony on the
Nashua, Merrimac & Western by E Robert Homsby34
Take another look at Signals and Communications in
Master Railroad Builder by Steve Booth40
The Other Guy's Shop:
A good shop tip for
Coordinating Opposite Ends of Round Stock
by Arden Schroeder48
The Barrett Steam Generator utilizes these
Steam Outlet Accessories by Peter Barrett49
Model Technology wrap-up -
Roy Johnston's "Four Aces" by T Parkinson52
A timeless lesson
About Smokestacks by William I. Treadway56
A handy accessory -
Broach Milling & Grinding Fixture by Roy Ozouf60
Dots and Dashes66
Switch List and Modeler's Market74
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