S Gaugian 1994 July Aug Vol 32 No 4 Down at the Turntable Steam loco constructio
S Gaugian 1994 July Aug Vol 32 No 4
16 LOCOMOTIVE CONSTRUCTION TIPS by Frank Titman A couple of Reading steamers were converted using AF boilers and SSL&S detail parts. Veteran modeler Frank Titman shares some of the techniques he uses to fabricate realistic motive power.
14 NEW PRODUCTS WOW 'EM AT THE SPRING S SPREE by Alan Evans
Al brings us a firsthand report of the happenings at the '94 Spring S Spree in Columbus, Ohio, along with photos of people and products at the show.
20 THIS OLD CAR by Don Heimburger
Don't give up on those old tinplate freight cars! Don offers plenty of solid advice on turning an AF hi-rail car into a good-looking scale model, including the names of a lot of manufacturers who can help.
22 A LIGHT ROAD SWITCHER FROM AN AF BODY AND AN AMERICAN MODELS CHASSIS by Ron Inscho
Ron shows us how he converted this old AF shell into a good-running Baldwin RS-12 diesel.
24 BOB BOARD'S ALL ABOARD RAIL ROAD TURNTABLE
A full-color photo spread of Bob's beautiful scratchbuilt
27 AN S SCALE ENTREPRENEUR by Susan O'Brien
We interviewed a relative newcomer to manufacturing, Norm Schreiner, to find out what prompted him to enter the field and exactly how he does it.
31 FROM THE LAST DAYS OF AF: THE TRACK MAINTENANCE CAR by David Dewey
One of the last things produced under the name American Flyer in the mid-'60s was this track maintenance car, and the packaging was as interesting as the product!
17 READING LOCOMOTIVE CONVERSION
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