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h-10-44
Chartiers Branch - General Information
...service no Fairbanks-Morse H-10-44 yard switchers no...

h-11
Magazine Articles By Richard C. Thomason
...Description: The NS began converting their H-11 class coal hoppers to coal carrying gondolas...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Gondolas
...Description: The NS began converting their H-11 class coal hoppers to coal carrying gondolas...

N Scale Railroading 2005-03/04 Articles
...Description: The NS began converting their H-11 class coal hoppers to coal carrying gondolas...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Description: The NS began converting their H-11 class coal hoppers to coal carrying gondolas...

h-15-44
Magazine Articles By Tony Koester
...EMD's E-series, F-series, and Fairbanks-Morse's Erie-builts, Trainmasters, H-15-44, and General Electric's U-boats and Dash 8's....

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...EMD's E-series, F-series, and Fairbanks-Morse's Erie-builts, Trainmasters, H-15-44, and General Electric's U-boats and Dash 8's....

Model Railroader 2005-11 Articles
...EMD's E-series, F-series, and Fairbanks-Morse's Erie-builts, Trainmasters, H-15-44, and General Electric's U-boats and Dash 8's....

h-29
Magazine Articles By Paul J. Downs
...grass-like weed to model N-scale cedars. L&N's H-29 Magazine: N-Scale 2002-07/08 Page:...

...locomotives to match the Louisville & Nashville H-29 Consolidation. Includes several prototype photos, many construction...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...a PRR M1, taken from above. L&N's H-29 Magazine: N-Scale 2002-07/08 Page:...

...locomotives to match the Louisville & Nashville H-29 Consolidation. Includes several prototype photos, many construction...

N-Scale 2002-07/08 Articles
...fences, small gates, and tree stumps. L&N's H-29 Page: 48 Author: Paul...

...locomotives to match the Louisville & Nashville H-29 Consolidation. Includes several prototype photos, many construction...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...memories from when he was young. L&N's H-29 Magazine: N-Scale 2002-07/08 Page:...

...locomotives to match the Louisville & Nashville H-29 Consolidation. Includes several prototype photos, many construction...

h-3
Magazine Articles By Gordon Odegard
...Description: The author describes the MKT H-3 Pacific engines and the article includes prototype...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...Description: The author describes the MKT H-3 Pacific engines and the article includes prototype...

Model Railroader 1985-11 Articles
...Description: The author describes the MKT H-3 Pacific engines and the article includes prototype...

h-beams
Bascule Bridge
...two 12-inch pieces of 2.5' x 2.5' H-beams butt-to-butt. This makes the basic length-wise span...

...are made out of 2.5' x 2.5' H-beams. I did the same thing on the...

...installed. These are also 2.5' x 2.5' H-beams. The angled support beams at the end...

h-column
General Rolling Stock - Steel Beam Load
...load to represent a collection of steel H-column beams. These were a bunch of Plastruct...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...a thin strip of brass. A styrene H-column was used in the bottom of the...

Bascule Bridge
...all the I-beams, I glued the other H-column span to the ends of the cross...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...I put a strip of Plastruct ABS H-column (on its side) on top of the...

...rail being installed. It also shows the H-column to keep the rails about two scale...

h-columns
Animation - Experimental Doors
...to the base stand. I used some H-columns and Testors glue to connect the parts....

Bascule Bridge
...of H columns. To ensure that the H-columns are perfectly straight, I drew a line...

...Testors Plastic Cement for the glue. The H-columns then rest against the strip wood pieces....

...spans the distance between the two parallel H-columns. The I-beam is 1 foot wide and...

Canonsburg Milling
...I had some leftover Plastruct I-beams and H-columns, so those were cut to fit the...

h-shaped
Magazine Articles By Lou Sassi
...together and build a 21.3 scale mile H-shaped layout from 176 modules. Shows an overall...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...together and build a 21.3 scale mile H-shaped layout from 176 modules. Shows an overall...

Model Railroader 1991-03 Articles
...together and build a 21.3 scale mile H-shaped layout from 176 modules. Shows an overall...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...together and build a 21.3 scale mile H-shaped layout from 176 modules. Shows an overall...

h.c.
Chartiers Branch - Track
... 462'6" National Slope Colliery - H.C. Frick Coke Co. MayView, PA...

...13.6 1122'6" Hazel Colliery - H.C. Frick Coke Co. 13.7...

...1.4 116'6" National Colliery - H.C. Frick Coke Co., siding, left, three tracks...

h1
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...GB&W 2-6-0 47 PRR 2-8-0 Class H1 48 NP 2-8-0 48 RDG...

h10
Chartiers Branch - General Information
...cars) 2-8-0 H6, H8, H10 "Consolidation" all yes (confirmed; top...

Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...54 PRR 2-8-0 Classes H8, H9, H10 56 Ma&Pa 2-8-0 No.s 23 to...

...2-8-2 Heavy 78 NYC 2-8-2 Classes H10, H10a, H10b 80 D&RGW Narrow Gauge...

h10-44
Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume 5
...ISBN : 1-881411-28-1 Pages : 72 Fairbanks-Morse H10-44, H12-44, H16-44, H20-44, Erie-builts, C-Liners, Train Masters.

Magazine Articles By Jack Consoli
...Description: The article reviews the Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 switcher and includes prototype photos, scale drawings,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Description: The article reviews the Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 switcher and includes prototype photos, scale drawings,...

The Keystone Modeler 62 September 2008 Articles
...Description: The article reviews the Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 switcher and includes prototype photos, scale drawings,...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Description: The article reviews the Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 switcher and includes prototype photos, scale drawings,...

h10a
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...Heavy 78 NYC 2-8-2 Classes H10, H10a, H10b 80 D&RGW Narrow Gauge 2-8-2...

h10b
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...78 NYC 2-8-2 Classes H10, H10a, H10b 80 D&RGW Narrow Gauge 2-8-2 Class...

h12-44
Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume 5
...: 1-881411-28-1 Pages : 72 Fairbanks-Morse H10-44, H12-44, H16-44, H20-44, Erie-builts, C-Liners, Train Masters.

h16-44
Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume 5
...1-881411-28-1 Pages : 72 Fairbanks-Morse H10-44, H12-44, H16-44, H20-44, Erie-builts, C-Liners, Train Masters.

h2
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...of 1906 236 C&O 2-6-6-2 Classes H2, H3, H4, H6 238 N&W 2-6-6-2...

h20
Painting - Airbrush Setup
...addition is a Sparmax airbrush holder (part #H20). Although somewhat expensive ($20), this holder is...

h20-44
Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume 5
...Pages : 72 Fairbanks-Morse H10-44, H12-44, H16-44, H20-44, Erie-builts, C-Liners, Train Masters.

h21
Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Prototype Information
... 09/22/2009 The H21 hopper dominated all other cars on the...

...June 1951 there were just under 40,000 H21 hoppers (of various subclasses). These cars started...

...as compared to the ones on the H21 class, were necessary because the H21a was...

...coal rather than the lighter coke. All H21 cars were converted to H21a by 1925....

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - References
..., page 32+. PRR Class H21 Hoppers (photos, diagrams, prototype info)....

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior
... 08/11/2011 Top Chord The original H21 cars had no top chord and the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...choices.Oddball Decals (part #64-206) provides decals for H21, but not H21a. I made...

...mistake of thinking that when they mention "H21" that it would include decals for the...

...but it does not; it is strictly H21 only. Also, I found their decals to...

Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 3 32 H21 Hoppers Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e,...

...3 32 H21 Hoppers Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h,...

h21a
Chartiers Branch - General Information
... Lots of coal cars, such as H21a hoppers and GLa gondolas (not only for...

General Rolling Stock - Coal Load
...I built another coal load for an H21a in a similar manner. In this photo...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Model Information
...glowing. I had previously scratchbuilt the PRR H21a hopper, which was a challenging project. This...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Exterior Details
...have installed the Carmer releases on my H21a hopper and they are a problem on...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Model Information
...is basically a smaller version of the H21a, so building one can prepare one for...

...other. I had previously built a single H21a, which turned out to be a very...

...prepare me for building a set of H21a hoppers in the near future.

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Construction: Frame
...shape of the plate. Studying the PRR H21a drawings that I have, I concluded that...

...length. Studying the scale drawings of the H21a, I concluded that there is about 11...

...is what the scale drawings of the H21a seem to indicate. The excess will be...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper PRR H21a Hopper Prototype Information...

...- Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper PRR H21a Hopper Prototype Information 09/22/2009...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Prototype Information
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Prototype Information PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Prototype Information PRR H21a Hopper - Prototype Information...

...they vanished pretty quickly after that. The H21a subclass was the most abundant at just...

...most abundant at just under 32,000. The H21a is a four-bay hopper that could hold...

...the H21 class, were necessary because the H21a was used for hauling coal rather than...

...coke. All H21 cars were converted to H21a by 1925. (photo: #196812, source:...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Conclusion
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Conclusion PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Conclusion PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Conclusion...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - References
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - References PRR H21a Hopper -...

...- PRR H21a Hopper - References PRR H21a Hopper - References...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Model Information
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Model Information PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Model Information PRR H21a Hopper - Model Information...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame...

...documentation of my scratchbuilding an S-scale PRR H21a quad hopper. The first one shown here...

...as-built don't match the look of the H21a's end sill. I will fix this in...

...for a very strong frame. The PRR H21a car has additional cross braces between the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers PRR...

...Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Bay Doors
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Bay Doors PRR H21a...

...H21a Hopper - Construction: Bay Doors PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Bay Doors...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior...

...installed later in the life of the H21a cars, and not all of them had...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior...

...end sills didn't look like the real H21a. There is a small curve down near...

...hopper doors. These came from the B.T.S. H21a kit that I never finished to completion....

...cut levers. The ones that matched the H21a prototype photos is the set second from...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
Peter's Model Railroading - Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion PRR H21a Hopper...

...PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion...

...decals for H21, but not H21a. I made the mistake of thinking that...

...flagged as H25, but they also include H21a decals). It is a dry-transfer set, which...

...prototype photo I have seen of an H21a has different lettering in different locations. I...

Equipment
...Hopper November 30, 2012 PRR H21a Hopper September 8, 2011 PRR...

...this order: PRR N6b Cabin Car PRR H21a quad hopper (three) PRR GRa gondola (essentially...

Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
... 32 H21 Hoppers Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k,...

Sitemap by Page Titles
...References December 23, 2008 PRR H21a Hopper March 06, 2013 -...

Sitemap by Last-modified Date
... PRR G24 Gondola - PRR H21a Hopper - PRR N5c Cabin Car...

...Report September 08, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - References September 04, 2011 -...

...References September 04, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - Model Information August 30, 2011...

...Information August 30, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion - PRR...

...Hopper - Construction: Completion - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Conclusion August 27, 2011...

...Poles August 11, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior July 23, 2011...

...Exterior July 23, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior July 20, 2011...

...References July 18, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Bay Doors July 15,...

...Doors July 15, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body - PRR...

...Hopper - Construction: Body - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers July...

...Couplers July 05, 2011 - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame July 02, 2011...

...Impressions September 22, 2009 - PRR H21a Hopper - Prototype Information September 03, 2009...

h21b
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...32 H21 Hoppers Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and...

h21d
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
... H21 Hoppers Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and H21l...

Magazine Articles By John Teichmoeller
...covers the following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...covers the following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered...

The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004 Articles
...covers the following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. You Have...

h21e
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...H21 Hoppers Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and H21l class...

h21f
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...Hoppers Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and H21l class and...

h21g
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...Covers H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and H21l class and subclasses....

h21h
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...H21, H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and H21l class and subclasses. Over...

h21k
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...H21a, H21b, H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and H21l class and subclasses. Over 36,000...

h21l
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...H21d, H21e, H21f, H21g, H21h, H21k, and H21l class and subclasses. Over 36,000 of these...

h22
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 4 50 H22 Hoppers Covers the H22 and H22a hoppers....

... 50 H22 Hoppers Covers the H22 and H22a hoppers. 4,500 of these cars...

h22a
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
... H22 Hoppers Covers the H22 and H22a hoppers. 4,500 of these cars were built....

h23
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...on the missing classes, such as the H23. 5 58 H25 Hoppers Covers...

h24
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
... 146 Five-bay Hopper Covers the H24 class. 18 148 Five-bay Hopper...

h25
Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...from TMR Distributing (they are flagged as H25, but they also include H21a decals). It...

Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...as the H23. 5 58 H25 Hoppers Covers H25 and H25a. 5,300 of...

...5 58 H25 Hoppers Covers H25 and H25a. 5,300 of these cars were...

h25a
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...58 H25 Hoppers Covers H25 and H25a. 5,300 of these cars were built. 6...

h26
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...148 Five-bay Hopper II Covers the H26 class. 19 149 Only Offset-side...

h27
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...149 Only Offset-side Hopper Covers the H27 class. 20 151 Footnote Classes...

h2a
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 8 84 H2a Hoppers Around 2,000 of these cars were...

h3
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...1906 236 C&O 2-6-6-2 Classes H2, H3, H4, H6 238 N&W 2-6-6-2 Class...

h30
Magazine Articles By Bill Faith
...Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 39...

Magazine Articles By John Teichmoeller
...the following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers...

...photos of O-scale models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. PRR Covered Hoppers...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 39...

...the following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers...

...photos of O-scale models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. PRR Covered Hoppers...

The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004 Articles
...the following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. You Have To...

The Keystone Modeler 07 February 2004 Articles
...photos of O-scale models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. BLI Class T1...

The Keystone Modeler 39 October 2006 Articles
...Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's Page: 8 Author: Bill...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 39...

h30a
Magazine Articles By John Teichmoeller
...following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers -...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers -...

The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004 Articles
...following PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. You Have To Have...

h31
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 6 66 H31 Hoppers Covers the H31, H31a, H31b, H31c...

... 66 H31 Hoppers Covers the H31, H31a, H31b, H31c class and subclasses. 1,212...

h31a
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...66 H31 Hoppers Covers the H31, H31a, H31b, H31c class and subclasses. 1,212 of...

h31b
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
... H31 Hoppers Covers the H31, H31a, H31b, H31c class and subclasses. 1,212 of these...

h31c
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...H31 Hoppers Covers the H31, H31a, H31b, H31c class and subclasses. 1,212 of these cars...

h32
Magazine Articles By John Teichmoeller
...PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers - Prototypes...

...of O-scale models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. PRR Covered Hoppers -...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers - Prototypes...

...of O-scale models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. PRR Covered Hoppers -...

The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004 Articles
...PRR covered hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. You Have To Have Guts...

The Keystone Modeler 07 February 2004 Articles
...of O-scale models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. BLI Class T1 Review...

h33
Magazine Articles By John Teichmoeller
...hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers - Prototypes and Models...

...models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. PRR Covered Hoppers - Prototypes and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. PRR Covered Hoppers - Prototypes and Models...

...models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. PRR Covered Hoppers - Prototypes and...

The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004 Articles
...hoppers: GLe, H21d, H30, H30a, H32, and H33. You Have To Have Guts to Model...

The Keystone Modeler 07 February 2004 Articles
...models of the GLe, H30, H32, and H33 classes. BLI Class T1 Review Page:...

h34
Magazine Articles By Al Buchan
...gondola's. The Kadee® PS-2 and the class H34 Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 07...

... Prototype photos and drawing about the H34. The Landscapes of the PRR Part 4-2A...

Magazine Articles By John Teichmoeller
...Hoppers Description: This installment covers the H34 and H40 covered hopper classes.

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...Teichmoeller Description: This installment covers the H34 and H40 covered hopper classes. PRR GLA...

...model. The Kadee® PS-2 and the class H34 Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 07...

... Prototype photos and drawing about the H34. The Slippery Slope: Modeling Two WP Covered...

The Keystone Modeler 07 February 2004 Articles
...Hoppers Description: This installment covers the H34 and H40 covered hopper classes. The Kadee®...

...classes. The Kadee® PS-2 and the class H34 Page: 15 Author: Al...

... Prototype photos and drawing about the H34. PRR Covered Hoppers - Prototypes and Models...

h34c
Magazine Articles By Mike Rose
...author describes building Penn Central and Conrail H34C cars from Atlas and MDC models. Includes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...author describes building Penn Central and Conrail H34C cars from Atlas and MDC models. Includes...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-12 Articles
...author describes building Penn Central and Conrail H34C cars from Atlas and MDC models. Includes...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...author describes building Penn Central and Conrail H34C cars from Atlas and MDC models. Includes...

h35
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 7 77 H35 Hoppers Around 2,000 of these cars were...

h36
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 9 93 H36 Hoppers Only 700 of these cars were...

h37
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 10 97 H37 Hoppers Covers the H37, H37a, H37b, H37c,...

... 97 H37 Hoppers Covers the H37, H37a, H37b, H37c, H37d, and H37e class...

h37a
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...97 H37 Hoppers Covers the H37, H37a, H37b, H37c, H37d, and H37e class and...

h37b
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
... H37 Hoppers Covers the H37, H37a, H37b, H37c, H37d, and H37e class and subclasses....

h37c
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...H37 Hoppers Covers the H37, H37a, H37b, H37c, H37d, and H37e class and subclasses. 2,590...

h37d
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...Hoppers Covers the H37, H37a, H37b, H37c, H37d, and H37e class and subclasses. 2,590 of...

h37e
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...the H37, H37a, H37b, H37c, H37d, and H37e class and subclasses. 2,590 of these cars...

h39
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 11 104 H39 Hoppers Over 16,000 of these cars were...

h4
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...(ex 2-6-2) 135 GN 4-6-2 Class H4 136 Harriman 4-6-2 Light 139...

...236 C&O 2-6-6-2 Classes H2, H3, H4, H6 238 N&W 2-6-6-2 Class A...

h40
Magazine Articles By John Teichmoeller
... This installment covers the H34 and H40 covered hopper classes.

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
... This installment covers the H34 and H40 covered hopper classes. PRR GLA and GLCA...

The Keystone Modeler 07 February 2004 Articles
... This installment covers the H34 and H40 covered hopper classes. The Kadee® PS-2 and...

h43
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...cars were built. 12 114 H43 Hoppers Covers the H43, H43a, and H43b...

... 114 H43 Hoppers Covers the H43, H43a, and H43b class and subclasses. Over...

h43a
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...114 H43 Hoppers Covers the H43, H43a, and H43b class and subclasses. Over 7,500...

h43b
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...H43 Hoppers Covers the H43, H43a, and H43b class and subclasses. Over 7,500 of these...

h5
Magazine Articles By Thomas E. Bailey
... 04/08/2014 Another Approach to an H5 Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-07...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...Arbor steam power. Another Approach to an H5 Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-07...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-07 Articles
...Includes model photos. Another Approach to an H5 Page: 76 Author: Thomas...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Gerritsen's model railroad. Another Approach to an H5 Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-07...

h51100
S-scale Vehicles
...of their An American Highway Series, part #H51100. The model features rolling wheels, a removable...

h6
Chartiers Branch - General Information
...pull extra cars) 2-8-0 H6, H8, H10 "Consolidation" all yes...

Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
... C&O 2-6-6-2 Classes H2, H3, H4, H6 238 N&W 2-6-6-2 Class A 241...

h6sb
Magazine Articles By Claus Schlund
...The article includes step-by-step photos. Modeling an H6SB in N-Scale Magazine: The Keystone...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...might be modeled in HO. Modeling an H6SB in N-Scale Magazine: The Keystone...

The Keystone Modeler 75 Autumn 2010 Articles
...painting, and detailing the track. Modeling an H6SB in N-Scale Page: 37 Author:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...crossing, including the surrounding scenery. Modeling an H6SB in N-Scale Magazine: The Keystone...

h8
Chartiers Branch - General Information
...extra cars) 2-8-0 H6, H8, H10 "Consolidation" all yes (confirmed;...

Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...IC 2-8-0 54 PRR 2-8-0 Classes H8, H9, H10 56 Ma&Pa 2-8-0 No.s...

h8sb
Magazine Articles By Frank Duff
...a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 73...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 73...

The Keystone Modeler 73 Spring 2010 Articles
...a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Page: 8 Author: Frank...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Magazine: The Keystone Modeler 73...

h8sc
Magazine Articles By Frank Duff
... 04/08/2014 Converting a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...photos and drawings. Converting a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Magazine:...

The Keystone Modeler 73 Spring 2010 Articles
..."L" subclass model. Converting a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Page: 8...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...into a locomotive. Converting a Sunset 1947 H8SC to a 1930 H8SB Magazine:...

h9
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...2-8-0 54 PRR 2-8-0 Classes H8, H9, H10 56 Ma&Pa 2-8-0 No.s 23...

ha
P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-12 Report
...surface. And now for the fun part (Ha!). I decided that since this is a...

Model Railroad Planning 1995
...a Fiddle Yard 44 Action at HA Tower 50 Small-town Railroading, Midwest Style...

habit
N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - Introduction
...manufacturer of this model, Con-Cor, has a habit of slapping "PRR" on anything they produce,...

habits
Magazine Articles By Tom K
... 04/08/2014 The Mating Habits of the North American Module Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...members of the club do. The Mating Habits of the North American Module Magazine:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-02 Articles
...his own web site . The Mating Habits of the North American Module Page:...

hacksaw
Magazine Articles By William Harris
...painting aid, a scriber, and a miniature hacksaw.

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...painting aid, a scriber, and a miniature hacksaw. Tools: Cheaper by the Dozen Magazine:...

Garden Railways 2009-04 Articles
...painting aid, a scriber, and a miniature hacksaw. How to Build Real Stone Walls &...

hagerstown
Magazine Articles By Ivan E. Frantz, Jr.
...Cut on the Cumberland Valley Railroad near Hagerstown, Maryland, 1864 photo of Northern Central's 4-6-0...

Magazine Articles By John Klotz
...railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to Hagerstown, MD. It is set between 1940 and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to Hagerstown, MD. It is set between 1940 and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...Cut on the Cumberland Valley Railroad near Hagerstown, Maryland, 1864 photo of Northern Central's 4-6-0...

Model Railroader 1990-12 Articles
...railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to Hagerstown, MD. It is set between 1940 and...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...Cut on the Cumberland Valley Railroad near Hagerstown, Maryland, 1864 photo of Northern Central's 4-6-0...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to Hagerstown, MD. It is set between 1940 and...

hagley
Research - PRR Miscellaneous
...Power" brochure Pennsylvania Photo Albums Hagley Digital Archives Industrial Heartland in...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - References
...Bowser kits. PRR #140062 (Hagley Digital Archives) PRR #729074...

...Digital Archives) PRR #729074 (Hagley Digital Archives) PRR #729074...

...Digital Archives) PRR #729074 (Hagley Digital Archives) PRR #158577...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Prototype Information
...until the 1960s. External Reference: Hagley Digital Archives...

...Archives The Hagley Digital Archives has several prototype photos as...

hague
About pmrr.org
...taking us to Madurodam in The Hague, The Netherlands . This area is a...

hahn
Chartiers Branch - References
...Volume 4 " book by John D. Hahn, Jr. Pittsburgh Region, Panhandle District Local...

Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume 1
... 02/20/2001 Author : John D. Hahn, Jr. Publisher : Withers Publishing Published :...

Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume 2
... 02/20/2001 Author : John D. Hahn, Jr. Publisher : Withers Publishing Published :...

Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume 4
... 02/20/2001 Author : John D. Hahn, Jr. Publisher : Withers Publishing Published :...

hair
S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
...and found them to be just a hair smaller than true S-scale couplers....

...their draft gear box are just a hair too far apart to be an exact...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...is British for a wig, i.e. fake hair, basically. I went to a local beauty...

...place and bought a package of fake hair. This photo, due to the surrounding light,...

...look horrible, but it is black, straight hair. I cut 1/4 to 1/2" pieces off...

...1/4 to 1/2" pieces off of the hair and catch it in a big bowl...

...a big bowl (kind of like cutting hair). The fake hair simulates the smaller branches...

...(kind of like cutting hair). The fake hair simulates the smaller branches that grow out...

...a whopping $1.99), I loosely pour the hair over the tree as I rotate it...

...my other hand. At first not much hair will stick to the tree. But be...

...the bottom. This flings off any loose hair, which is fine. But more importantly what...

...have found is that it forces the hair that does stick, to stick out from...

...because they tend to not have any hair on them. They will look out-of-place later...

...on, so make sure they get some hair as well. I spray one final coat...

...As you add more layers of the hair, some of it will start to stick...

...it will start to stick to previously-applied hair/branches. This will start to form clusters of...

...The coarse turf material sticks to the hair, which winds up giving it the airy...

...pair of scissors and trim away any hair/branches that are exposed and don't have any...

...the spinning of the tree when the hair is applied can make the tree look...

...you saw a photo of the fake hair I had bought at a salon supply...

...branches sometimes. I found braids of fake hair, see below, on eBay. Just do a...

...Just do a search for theatrical fake hair. You will find lots of beards, but...

...also these braids. For some reason this hair is much finer. It is also wavy....

...I will be using this type of hair from now on. External Reference:...

...Like I did with the flat, fake hair before, I twisted the armature around, so...

...I applied the new wavy (theatrical) fake hair for the finer branches. I did three,...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...passenger cars, but there was about a hair's width between the cars as they made...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...and you must prevent any dust or hair from falling on the panel. At the...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...battery upright, but it is just a hair taller than that. And finally a photo...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...Walthers. The coupler box is just a hair wider than the opening provided in the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-11 Report
...finer branches and leaves. I used fake hair, like the book recommends, but mine didn't...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...out better. I used the same fake hair, but this time I made the individual...

...lots of hairspray, I sprinkled the fake hair slivers over a large bowl. At first...

...almost none stuck, but I kept spraying hair spray. After a while the hair started...

...spraying hair spray. After a while the hair started to stick and started to build...

...done with it, I used the same hair spray and put a layer of two...

...Scenic fine ground foam on the fake hair (trying to stay away from the main...

About pmrr.org
...2012. That is all gone now! My hair was starting to turn almost solid gray,...

...especially in my beard. My original black hair is starting to come back. Traveling on...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Right Wall Construction
...this Plastruct sheet; it is just a hair under three scale inches in S-scale. I...

hair/branches
Scenery - Foreground Trees
...it will start to stick to previously-applied hair/branches. This will start to form clusters of...

...pair of scissors and trim away any hair/branches that are exposed and don't have any...

hairdryers
Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Remotor
...discovered that these are motors used in hairdryers. In other words, they get up to...

hairs
Canonsburg Milling
...styrene trim using just a couple of hairs of the tip of the brush. There...

hairspray
Scenery - Foreground Trees
...the next step. I use the cheapest hairspray I can find at the grocery store,...

...the annoying perfume smell). I spray the hairspray on the outer edges of the trunks...

...the trashcan and spray another coating of hairspray. Then repeat all of the above steps....

...well. I spray one final coat of hairspray over the whole tree when I am...

...of the tree branches, again applied with hairspray. The coarse turf material sticks to the...

...flipped the tree upside down, and applied hairspray, but this time I used "Conifer" (a...

...is to really seal everything in place. Hairspray works well for a while, but eventually...

...and the roots. This is because the hairspray will leave a shine on the painted...

...I used both 3M spray glue and hairspray (both had the same effect) and sprinkled...

Trackwork - Ballasting Flextrack
...the area I just ballasted. A fine hairspray bottle (plastic empty bottles can be had...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...1/4" long or thereabouts. Using lots of hairspray, I sprinkled the fake hair slivers over...

hal
Magazine Articles By Author
...articles Gus Campagna - 1 articles Hal Barwood - 1 articles Hans D....

Magazine Articles By Hal Barwood
My Library - Magazine Articles By Hal Barwood My Library - Magazine Articles By...

...Barwood My Library - Magazine Articles By Hal Barwood 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By Tom Troughton
...Van Hove's HO-scale layout, Roger Duffield's layout, Hal Shaffer's On3 layout, and John Scherr's HOn3...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows
...Van Hove's HO-scale layout, Roger Duffield's layout, Hal Shaffer's On3 layout, and John Scherr's HOn3...

Magazine Articles By Category: Virtual Railroads
...1984-12 Page: 91 Author: Hal Barwood Description: Creating a virtual model...

Model Railroader 1984-12 Articles
...Gauge Page: 91 Author: Hal Barwood Category: Virtual Railroads Description:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-03 Articles
...Van Hove's HO-scale layout, Roger Duffield's layout, Hal Shaffer's On3 layout, and John Scherr's HOn3...

hale
Magazine Articles By Author
...Mike Small - 1 articles Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale - 1...

...1 articles Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale - 1 articles Mitch Valder...

Magazine Articles By Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale
My Library - Magazine Articles By Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale My Library -...

...Articles By Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale My Library - Magazine Articles By Miles...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale...

...Articles By Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale 04/08/2014 Building...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...Page: 82 Author: Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale Scale: On3...

... Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale Scale: On3 Description: This installment...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-01 Articles
...Page: 82 Author: Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale Category:...

... Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...Page: 82 Author: Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale Category:...

... Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale Category: Layout Construction Description:...

Railroading Videos in My Library - The Clinic
...who wishes realistic scenery. Miles and Fran Hale demonstrate basic techniques and advanced tips for...

half
DCC - S-CAB
...one engine, the pushbuttons on the bottom half of the throttle are not used. If...

Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing
...plates typically had to be cut in half for them to fit snug up against...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
...from the throwbar area (file down about half way through the width of the rail...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...depth needs to match the width of half of the rail base. The rail is...

...second mark is filed down to about half the thickness of the railhead. This is...

...Here is a photo of the other half of the point rail. Create the other...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...some of the ballast, I superglue each half in between two ties approximately in the...

Research - PRR Passenger Cars
... 03/31/2013 Equipment Diagrams (bottom half of page) Passenger Car Roster...

Research - PRR Steam Locomotives
...G5) "H" 2-8-0 "Consolidation" (represented half of the PRR's steam engines) "I"...

General Rolling Stock - Steel Beam Load
...long time ago. I cut them in half to about a scale 32 feet in...

General Rolling Stock - Wheel Cleaning
...move the paper towel over about a half inch after several trips over the paper....

N-scale Equipment - Atlas RS-1 - Coupler Conversion
...easier on yourself, start with the frame half that doesn't have the gears. The frame...

...that doesn't have the gears. The frame half will almost pop loose. Carefully remove it....

...pop loose. Carefully remove it. The frame half removed. Do the same with the other...

...the same with the other metal frame half. The gears can fall off, so keep...

...between the wheels and the metal frame half. The metal parts should snap into place....

N-scale Equipment - Bachmann Doodlebug - Coupler Conversion
...had to cut the linkage rod in half to get the parts to come loose....

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - DCC Conversion
...between the plastic motor cradle, the frame half, and the motor as shown below. Make...

...between the plastic motor cradle, the frame half, and the motor. Mine was a bit...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...solution was to cut the weight in half. To be able to take out the...

...from the underframe. The weight cut in half, and the tools that made it possible....

S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...install the metal ball in the bottom half of the coupler body. Then the coupler...

...You can then carefully place the top half of the coupler body on the assembly,...

...rod into the hole of the upper half. I then used superglue to glue the...

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...However, make sure to leave about a half an inch of clear tape on the...

...over the strands, connecting up with the half an inch of clear tape on the...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...do a light treatment on the bottom half of the dowel, and a more heavier...

...a more heavier one on the top half of the dowel. The heavier treatment on...

...dowel. The heavier treatment on the top half also shapes the trunk a bit, i.e....

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
..."S" scale? At 1:64, S scale is two-and-a-half times the size of "N" scale (1:160),...

...2009 After a year and a half of selling my N-scale items on eBay,...

The Hobby - Clubs
...personality. However for about two and a half years from 2000 to 2002 I was...

Model Railroading Scales
...meter. 1:24 Half scale Uses G-scale...

Tools - Angled Panel Cutting Jig
...which took about an hour and a half to construct, helped me make the cut...

Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...two 2-1/2 drywall screws per stud location. Half of this board hangs over my workbench...

...Its location was such that the top half of the cleat matches the top of...

...hanger board. Here I placed the top half of the French cleat in place so...

Tools - Table Saw
...(spread over about a week and a half). It is rather like building a model...

...on me that I had inserted one half of the mobile base into the other...

...of the mobile base into the other half upside-down ! I then had to...

...to figure out how to swap the half over with this 650lb beast on top....

...the air, while I flipped the base half over. After that, of course, the legs...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...be attached to the base frame a half inch below the frame. The 1/4" grooves...

...where you are laying track. Here a half-circle is being glued to a 12-inch straight...

...board sub-roadbed is always at least a half rung ahead of the track. This allows...

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...to cut the last two ties in half, and the plastic pieces should just fall...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...first, and the N-scale in the second half of this page. To be able to...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...with two fixed shelves in the back half. Since this is a corner cabinet, I...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...and letting them dry finished the bottom half of the table. Before gluing the side...

Woodworking - Work Table
...going to have to cut it in half and slide each section in one at...

...lower level plywood board was cut in half (see inset), I cut a 1.5" x...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Regearing
...the original "high" gear in the tower half just below the new "low" gear. This...

...flat side is down on the tower half. I put all the various plastic gears...

...the various plastic gears on that one half, which makes it easier to mate the...

...it easier to mate the other tower half to it. It is then just a...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...and be able to be within a half an inch of a magnet. I removed...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...the car, it came up about one half of an ounce too light. I then...

Equipment - B&O M55 Box Car - Model Information
...2013 membership. About a week and a half later, February 21, 2014, I got the...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior
... The next photo shows about half of the parts installed with superglue. I...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...fine for about a year and a half. Then I started noticing that it would...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...decoder). As a matter of fact, about half of the short hood is the speaker...

...so. I cut the four-pin connector in half so that I could use one pair...

...of the engine body in the upper half of the photo below. The connectors, by...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...epoxy, to the frame itself (about one half of an inch of the left side...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Interior
...needed in the cab floor. The bottom half of the photo shows the engineer's side...

...shows the engineer's side and the top half the brakeman's side (the "engine's" front is...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...museum is a good hour and a half away from where I live, on the...

Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - Coupler Conversion
...way and then back it off a half turn or so to allow the wheel...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...sprue, but the other one broke in half when I tried to cut it loose....

...sprue and I nearly cut it in half in one area. This line fits in...

...one from the bottom of the top half. I never did find photographic evidence of...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...It took me about a week and half of mostly evening's modeling time to build...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-10 Report
...behind the North Ogle yard. The lower half was painted and had ground foam applied....

P & C Railroad Version 3
...preparing to demolish it. It shows about half of the layout. Introduction...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-11 Report
...just an updated photo that shows about half of the layout, taken from within the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report
...2011-08 Report 08/27/2011 Stringing half of the telephone poles. 2011-09 Report...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-03 Report
...running the engine onto the scratchbuilt bridge. Half of the track in the center section...

...this S-curve in the layout. The second half of the center section of the layout...

...and rails are finished in the second half of the center section too. I also...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-04 Report
...Here is a view of the right half of the center section. With the basic...

...did a similar thing on the right half of the center section. This is a...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-07 Report
...I trimmed a bunch of cardboard strips (half of a box), and I'm now ready...

...complete. This next photo shows the right half of the center section also ready for...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-10 Report
...were about a scale three and a half feet long. I had to use superglue,...

...top of the poles. I left about half of the top of the pole exposed...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-11 Report
...intervention. After about a year and a half of looking at the creek, I just...

...The next day I mixed about a half a gallon of Envirotex Lite and poured...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...module framework about a year and a half ago, with the intent of scratchbuilding a...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-06 Report
...the creek. This shot shows the left half of the creek with the gel completely...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...base. I decided to leave the upper half (walls, etc.) of the building loose from...

...one. I scratchbuilt a three and a half foot tall fence, which I thought might...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...then cut a number of them in half, so that I could stagger the joints...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...life. Since S-scale is two and a half times bigger than N-scale, I figured it...

...below. The idea is that the other half of the property was to have a...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-02 Report
...this structure, almost a year and a half ago, I have gained some more experience,...

Great Model Railroads 2002
...is at a height of six and half feet, so that there's space for a...

The History of the Pennsylvania Railroad
...Pages : 128 This book spends almost half on the period before WWI, which means...

Magazine Articles By Bernard Kempinski
...peninsula and measures about three and a half feet. Turning the Corner at Kanawha Falls...

Magazine Articles By Bill Edgar
...of BNSF trains. This is a huge, half of a two-car garage, with four levels....

Magazine Articles By Bob Walker
...the Rio Grande Southern in 1942. About half of the layout is scenicked and looks...

Magazine Articles By Chuck Blardone
...the 1940 schedule, and brochures. The last half of the article includes diagrams and photos...

Magazine Articles By Gerry Leone
...cut City Classics three-pack house kits in half to create 6 homes. He added different...

Magazine Articles By Jean-Bernard André
... A 1:35 diorama that shows a half buried Bronco Models’ 1:35 scale 1937 Opel...

Magazine Articles By John Grams
...garage sales, rummage bins, and train shows. Half of the fun is in fixing up...

Magazine Articles By Keith Thompson
... The author describes how he uses half of a Simpson StrongTie LTP-4 bracket to...

Magazine Articles By Robert D. Turner
...China and now in Iowa. The second half of the article covers how to model...

Magazine Articles By Roger Holmes
...N-scale airplane. Cut a model airplane in half and glue it to the backboard. Got...

Magazine Articles By Schuyler Larrabee
...the NWSL PDT trucks for improved performance. Half of the article is devoted to accurately...

Magazine Articles By Tom Knapp
...This article introduces "T-scale", which is 1:450 (half the size of Z-scale). It is very...

Magazine Articles By Trevor Marshall
...that used stone walls for the lower half and exposed cribbed wood walls for the...

...exposed cribbed wood walls for the upper half. Includes a sidebar on crib joints are...

Magazine Articles By Walter Olevsky
...coal storage bin by cutting it in half, adding a fake bottom, and several details....

Magazine Articles By Category: Airplanes
...N-scale airplane. Cut a model airplane in half and glue it to the backboard.

Magazine Articles By Category: Dioramas
... A 1:35 diorama that shows a half buried Bronco Models’ 1:35 scale 1937 Opel...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...could be built onto three two to two-and-a-half foot wide tables measuring no more than...

...foot wide tables measuring no more than eight-and-a-half feet in length. It represents steep grades...

...of BNSF trains. This is a huge, half of a two-car garage, with four levels....

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...peninsula and measures about three and a half feet. Steam Whistles and Drumbeats: The Kootenay...

...garage sales, rummage bins, and train shows. Half of the fun is in fixing up...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - O
...the Rio Grande Southern in 1942. About half of the layout is scenicked and looks...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Electric
...the NWSL PDT trucks for improved performance. Half of the article is devoted to accurately...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...China and now in Iowa. The second half of the article covers how to model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Manufacturers
...This article introduces "T-scale", which is 1:450 (half the size of Z-scale). It is very...

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...the 1940 schedule, and brochures. The last half of the article includes diagrams and photos...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...cut City Classics three-pack house kits in half to create 6 homes. He added different...

...that used stone walls for the lower half and exposed cribbed wood walls for the...

...exposed cribbed wood walls for the upper half. Includes a sidebar on crib joints are...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...coal storage bin by cutting it in half, adding a fake bottom, and several details....

Magazine Articles By Category: Track
... The author describes how he uses half of a Simpson StrongTie LTP-4 bracket to...

Model Railroader 1990-12 Articles
...garage sales, rummage bins, and train shows. Half of the fun is in fixing up...

N Scale Railroading 2003-07/08 Articles
...of BNSF trains. This is a huge, half of a two-car garage, with four levels....

N Scale Railroading 2003-11/12 Articles
... The author describes how he uses half of a Simpson StrongTie LTP-4 bracket to...

N Scale Railroading 2005-03/04 Articles
...peninsula and measures about three and a half feet. "Legalize" Your Atlas Woodside Reefers Page:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1973-09 Articles
...coal storage bin by cutting it in half, adding a fake bottom, and several details....

...could be built onto three two to two-and-a-half foot wide tables measuring no more than...

...foot wide tables measuring no more than eight-and-a-half feet in length. It represents steep grades...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-03 Articles
...the NWSL PDT trucks for improved performance. Half of the article is devoted to accurately...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-02 Articles
...the Rio Grande Southern in 1942. About half of the layout is scenicked and looks...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-10 Articles
...N-scale airplane. Cut a model airplane in half and glue it to the backboard.

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-02 Articles
...China and now in Iowa. The second half of the article covers how to model...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-03 Articles
...This article introduces "T-scale", which is 1:450 (half the size of Z-scale). It is very...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-07 Articles
...cut City Classics three-pack house kits in half to create 6 homes. He added different...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2012-01 Articles
...that used stone walls for the lower half and exposed cribbed wood walls for the...

...exposed cribbed wood walls for the upper half. Includes a sidebar on crib joints are...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.4 Articles
...the 1940 schedule, and brochures. The last half of the article includes diagrams and photos...

The Modeler's Annual Winter 2014 Articles
... A 1:35 diorama that shows a half buried Bronco Models’ 1:35 scale 1937 Opel...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...could be built onto three two to two-and-a-half foot wide tables measuring no more than...

...foot wide tables measuring no more than eight-and-a-half feet in length. It represents steep grades...

...coal storage bin by cutting it in half, adding a fake bottom, and several details....

...of questions about his layout. Includes many half-page photos. Franklin! Magazine: Model Railroader...

...cut City Classics three-pack house kits in half to create 6 homes. He added different...

...in the late 1950's. It is a one-and-a-half level around-the-walls design with a long center...

...China and now in Iowa. The second half of the article covers how to model...

...the NWSL PDT trucks for improved performance. Half of the article is devoted to accurately...

Magazine Articles for Large Scale Scale
... A 1:35 diorama that shows a half buried Bronco Models’ 1:35 scale 1937 Opel...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...N-scale airplane. Cut a model airplane in half and glue it to the backboard. Comme-n-tary:...

...of BNSF trains. This is a huge, half of a two-car garage, with four levels....

...peninsula and measures about three and a half feet. Special Run Cars Magazine:...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...garage sales, rummage bins, and train shows. Half of the fun is in fixing up...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...the Rio Grande Southern in 1942. About half of the layout is scenicked and looks...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...Category: Electronics Description: This half-page drawing-with-notes shows how to add a mars...

...that used stone walls for the lower half and exposed cribbed wood walls for the...

...exposed cribbed wood walls for the upper half. Includes a sidebar on crib joints are...

Magazine Articles for T Scale
...This article introduces "T-scale", which is 1:450 (half the size of Z-scale). It is very...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Super Trains
...Super Trains Format: Video Tape The first half of this informative and fascinating video is...

...tonnage across the United States. The second half is dedicated to the high speed passenger...

Canonsburg Steel & Iron Works
...cut one piece and fold it in half to form the roof. That is what...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Planning
...with its door and two windows. The half-moon concreted-in area above the door used to...

...doors, which had glass in the upper half of the door. (photo: copyright...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...been installed in the next photo and half of the lateral braces are in place,...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...a bit. Once I finish the front half, the bridge is complete. Update : I...

Furniture Factory - Lumber Shed
...complete the support structure for the shorter half of the roof, which I did before...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...I only have about two and a half feet by 3.5 inches of space for...

...that then needs to be chopped in half, this kit was designed to be a...

Team Track Platform
...The structure is about three and a half feet tall. The ramp was made out...

Structures - N-scale Turntable - Bridge
...tie (about a scale eight and a half feet). Next I painted the whole thing...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...this point it doesn't matter which case half you use. This is shown in the...

...installed from the inside of the case half. You will need a small Philips or...

...Leave a little space. Using the case half that has the motor installed, start inserting...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...40 rail. I cut the rail in half (for different polarities), and spread a thin...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Construction
...tie (about a scale eight and a half feet). Next I painted the whole thing...

half-c-channel
Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Stake Pockets
...from the metal. I then flip the half-C-channel over and glue the other strip in...

half-circle
Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...where you are laying track. Here a half-circle is being glued to a 12-inch straight...

half-french
Chartiers Branch - Introduction
...Pittsburgh. The name "Chartiers" came from a half-French, half-Native American who settled near the watershed...

half-height
Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Prototype Information
...1949. The engine is recognizable by its half-height front radiator grill (which is different from...

half-inch
Crystal Creek Module - Layout Design
...it. Add to this frame a simple half-inch top and we get a box shown...

Magazine Articles By Larry Elsenheimer
...04/08/2014 Easy Steps for Making Stairs in Half-inch Scale Magazine: Garden Railways 2009-04...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...list. Easy Steps for Making Stairs in Half-inch Scale Magazine: Garden Railways 2009-04...

Garden Railways 2009-04 Articles
...wall. Easy Steps for Making Stairs in Half-inch Scale Page: 64 Author:...

Magazine Articles for G Scale
...live-steam. Easy Steps for Making Stairs in Half-inch Scale Magazine: Garden Railways 2009-04...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...night. I made mine out of scale half-inch brass wire, glued in place with superglue....

half-moon
Painting - Paint Caddy
...damaging the wall. Each shelf has a half-moon cut-out so that it is easy to...

...for the Caddy, I cut a similar half-moon part of the way through the board...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Planning
...with its door and two windows. The half-moon concreted-in area above the door used to...

half-native
Chartiers Branch - Introduction
...The name "Chartiers" came from a half-French, half-Native American who settled near the watershed of...

half-page
Magazine Articles By Art Fahie
...of questions about his layout. Includes many half-page photos. Pennsylvania, Allegheny & Western RR Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Herb King
...Electronics Scale: S Description: This half-page drawing-with-notes shows how to add a mars...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...King Scale: S Description: This half-page drawing-with-notes shows how to add a mars...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...of questions about his layout. Includes many half-page photos. Franklin! Magazine: Model Railroader...

Model Railroading 2001-09 Articles
...of questions about his layout. Includes many half-page photos. ITLU to JLLU Page: 52...

NASG Dispatch 2009-04 Articles
...Electronics Scale: S Description: This half-page drawing-with-notes shows how to add a mars...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...of questions about his layout. Includes many half-page photos. Franklin! Magazine: Model Railroader...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...Category: Electronics Description: This half-page drawing-with-notes shows how to add a mars...

half-rings
Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior
...I noticed on prototype photos some bent-metal half-rings under the car's frame near all four...

half-round
Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Exterior
...bar was individually hand-formed. I used a half-round (round on one side and flat on...

half-ton
S-scale Vehicles
...6-1/2-foot bed and was rated as a half-ton truck. The engine was a flathead 6...

half-way
P & C Railroad Version 2 - Layout Design
...corner of the closet. That was about half-way down the grade. From there the line...

halfway
Hand-building Turnouts - My Turnout Construction Checklist
...one near the frog and one about halfway down the rail. Spike the...

...one near the frog and one about halfway down the rail. Spike the...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...the glue, but while I was about halfway up the helix, the track in these...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body Assembly
...of the box comes out to about halfway up the fuel filter cap, and the...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Parts Identification
...the kit's instructions when I was about halfway through the construction, so I was able...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...most of the kit's parts go. About halfway through this I got a copy of...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-04 Report
...itself in this one corner to about halfway down the grade, and then another loop...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-08 Report
...The photo below shows where I am halfway done. I started by wiring the lower,...

Structures - Passenger Depot
... layout (you can see it about halfway down the page).

hall
Great Model Railroads 1992
...Scale Empire in a Garage Author: George Hall. Bob's layout occupies 17' by 19' in...

Great Model Railroads 1994
... Jack Burgess' Yosemite Valley RR George Hall's article about Jack's HO-scale layout. 73...

Great Model Railroads 1995
...Tuolomne Forks Lumber Co. RR Author: George Hall. On3 layout by the editor of the...

...Jewel of a Gn3 Layout Author: George Hall. Ron Ritchner's Meadowbrook Lines. The layout is...

Magazine Articles By Author
...George Gibson - 1 articles George Hall - 5 articles George Irvin...

...John Swanson - 2 articles John Taylor-Hall - 1 articles John Teichmoeller...

Magazine Articles By George Hall
My Library - Magazine Articles By George Hall My Library - Magazine Articles By George...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By George Hall 04/08/2014 A...

Magazine Articles By Rich Newmiller
...of locomotives, switch tower interior, and exhibit hall. Welcome to Steamtown Magazine: Scale...

Magazine Articles By Category: Garden Railroading
...Page: 95 Author: George Hall Scale: G Description: This layout...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Page: 94 Author: George Hall Scale: O Description: The 8...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - O
...Page: 100 Author: George Hall Scale: O Description: This article...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Retailers
...Page: 138 Author: George Hall Description: This store is located in...

...Page: 112 Author: George Hall Description: The behind-the-scenes story of a...

Magazine Articles By Category: Museums
...of locomotives, switch tower interior, and exhibit hall. The Toy Train Museum Magazine:...

Model Railroader 1991-01 Articles
...Page: 138 Author: George Hall Category: Model Railroad Retailers Description:...

Model Railroader 1992-05 Articles
...Page: 112 Author: George Hall Category: Model Railroad Retailers Description:...

Model Railroader 2000-04 Articles
...Page: 95 Author: George Hall Category: Garden Railroading Scale:...

Model Railroader 2003-11 Articles
...Page: 100 Author: George Hall Category: Layouts - O Scale:...

Model Railroader 2005-01 Articles
...Page: 94 Author: George Hall Category: Layouts Scale: O...

Scale Rails 2005-12 Articles
...of locomotives, switch tower interior, and exhibit hall.

Magazine Articles for G Scale
...Page: 95 Author: George Hall Category: Garden Railroading Description:...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...Page: 100 Author: George Hall Category: Layouts - O Description:...

...Page: 94 Author: George Hall Category: Layouts Description: The...

hallmark
S-scale Vehicles
... HowStuffWorks Hallmark This bike...

...of the 2009 Christmas decorations released by Hallmark. I took off the eyebolt (which made...

Magazine Articles By Andy Sperandeo
...describes how the author painted an HO-scale Hallmark Santa Fe GP50. Before painting the author...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...describes how the author painted an HO-scale Hallmark Santa Fe GP50. Before painting the author...

Model Railroader 1984-04 Articles
...describes how the author painted an HO-scale Hallmark Santa Fe GP50. Before painting the author...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...describes how the author painted an HO-scale Hallmark Santa Fe GP50. Before painting the author...

hallway
P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...photo shows the room's entrance from the hallway. The Pennsylvania Railroad sign was installed in...

...from within the room looking into the hallway. I have installed the screen door. This...

halo
O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...The exterior lights work really well. The halo effect against the backdrop is caused by...

halogen
Tools - Lightbox
...light box. For lighting I use two halogen lights, each one placed slightly toward the...

halt
N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Improving Pickup
...stutters. It would come to a screeching halt every few inches. Very frustrating. I decided...

halves
Electronics Projects - Modifying Tortoises
...are 5 screws that hold the two halves of the Tortoise body together. Once the...

...the Tortoise body together. Once the body halves are separated you'll see the internal workings...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Coupler Conversion
...photo shows the adaptor, spring, and coupler halves in place before replacing the gear cover...

N-scale Equipment - Atlas RS-1 - Disassembly
...two screws that hold the two frame halves together. Note that there is a insulating...

...haven't done that already. Once the frame halves have been separated, the motor, flywheels, and...

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - Disassembly
...are screws that hold the two frame halves together. I have not had to go...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - DCC Conversion
...to be removed from the two frame halves. I've made an attempt in this next...

...light board. Here are the two frame halves after their modifications. I was very careful...

...Also, I thoroughly washed the two frame halves so that all traces of filings are...

...now be installed into the two frame halves. Note the position of the gray wire....

...decoder from making contact with the frame halves, I put some brush-on electric tape on...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Disassembly
...is to push down on the frame halves at the points indicated in the photo...

...the screws that hold the two frame halves together, the plastic caps, indicated in the...

...to remove now. Before taking the frame halves apart, I labeled the top of the...

...screws out to separate the two frame halves. Note the two plastic spacers that hold...

...two plastic spacers that hold the frame halves apart. I decided to go the extra...

...step and mark one of the frame halves also ("F" for "front" and "R" for...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Improving Pickup
...they make contact with the engine's frame halves. By the way, the reason for making...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...and placed in between the two weight halves. That way they are guaranteed not to...

S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...parts for the three couplers. The two halves of the coupler body are shown on...

...then used superglue to glue the body halves together. I carefully held the coupler in...

...near the gap between the two body halves near the back. Capillary action takes over...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...board) material. We will be cutting two halves and two straight sections. This is the...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Wobbly Units
...a small hole in the gear tower halves, and pop right out). However, that caused...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Regearing
...the photo to separate the two tower halves. This is what you get when you...

...you get when you remove the two halves from each other. You can see the...

...edge, which is flat. The two tower halves insertion slots have one side curved and...

...the two screws to connect the two halves, and then re-assemble the entire engine. When...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body
...The instructions state that, once the two halves of the running boards are glued together,...

...the caliper. After temporarily clamping the two halves of the running boards together, I used...

...correct width. It then glued the two halves together using 5-minute epoxy glue. The next...

...that was used to glue the two halves of the running boards together. I used...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Interior
...later on. I glued the two interior halves into the cab using superglue only. There...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-10 Report
...brass wire. I made sure the two halves of the wench went together correctly by...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...step is to remove the two case halves from their sprue. I used a knife...

...the outside of one of the case halves. One of the case halves has two...

...the case halves. One of the case halves has two small holes in it. There...

...kit are used to connect the case halves. The machine screws are installed from the...

...reaches the other gears. The two case halves can now be squeezed together. Move the...

...install four screws to attach the case halves to each other. Two of the screws...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...left a gap between the two rail halves to prevent shorts later on. Each rail...

hamburg
Magazine Articles By Erhard Baltrusch
...HO Description: The Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...HO Description: The Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their...

Model Railroader 2006-02 Articles
...HO Description: The Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Layouts Description: The Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their...

hamilton
The Berkshire And Texas Types
...Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 60 Toronto, Hamilton & Quincy 72 Boston & Maine...

Magazine Articles By Author
...Fred Fisher - 1 articles Fred Hamilton - 1 articles Fred Lagno...

Magazine Articles By Fred Hamilton
My Library - Magazine Articles By Fred Hamilton My Library - Magazine Articles By Fred...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Fred Hamilton 04/08/2014 Scratchbuilt...

Magazine Articles By William H. Sharpe
... HO Description: Kitbashing a Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo two-bay hopper from an Accurail...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars
... HO Description: Kitbashing a Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo two-bay hopper from an Accurail...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Gondolas
...Page: 66 Author: Fred Hamilton Scale: On3 Description: The author...

Model Railroader 1978-08 Articles
...Page: 66 Author: Fred Hamilton Category: Freight Cars - Gondolas...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-09 Articles
... HO Description: Kitbashing a Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo two-bay hopper from an Accurail...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Freight Cars Description: Kitbashing a Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo two-bay hopper from an Accurail...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...Page: 66 Author: Fred Hamilton Category: Freight Cars - Gondolas...

hammer
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-11 Report
...well, but a swift blow with a hammer and the glue or block will break...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-04 Report
...different scenery profile, I can use a hammer to quickly break them loose and remove...

Magazine Articles By Author
...Ed Freeman - 1 articles Ed Hammer - 3 articles Ed Kaminski...

...Mike Garforth - 1 articles Mike Hammer - 1 articles Mike Komosinski...

Magazine Articles By Ed Hammer
My Library - Magazine Articles By Ed Hammer My Library - Magazine Articles By Ed...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Ed Hammer 04/08/2014 Introducing...

Magazine Articles By Mike Hammer
My Library - Magazine Articles By Mike Hammer My Library - Magazine Articles By Mike...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Mike Hammer 04/08/2014 2...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...Page: 94 Author: Ed Hammer Scale: N Description: The first...

...Page: 94 Author: Ed Hammer Scale: N Description: Laying track...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Page: 76 Author: Mike Hammer Scale: HO Description: HO-scale modules...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...Page: 86 Author: Ed Hammer Scale: N Description: Description of...

Model Railroader 1990-02 Articles
...Page: 94 Author: Ed Hammer Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Model Railroader 1990-05 Articles
...Page: 94 Author: Ed Hammer Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Model Railroader 1990-06 Articles
...Page: 86 Author: Ed Hammer Category: Structures Scale: N...

Model Railroader 2004-09 Articles
...Page: 76 Author: Mike Hammer Category: Layouts Scale: HO...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Page: 76 Author: Mike Hammer Category: Layouts Description: HO-scale...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Page: 94 Author: Ed Hammer Category: Layout Construction Description:...

...Page: 94 Author: Ed Hammer Category: Layout Construction Description:...

...Page: 86 Author: Ed Hammer Category: Structures Description: Description...

hammered
P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-12 Report
...be finished! All 523 poles have been hammered into the ground. The coast line is...

hammering
My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...Here the blacksmith and his assistant are hammering on the head of what will become...

...bolt. In this photo the assistant is hammering on a bolt head that is still...

hammes
Magazine Articles By Author
...Snell - 2 articles Major Tony Hammes - 2 articles Malcolm Furlow...

Magazine Articles By Major Tony Hammes
...Library - Magazine Articles By Major Tony Hammes My Library - Magazine Articles By Major...

...Library - Magazine Articles By Major Tony Hammes 04/08/2014 Cabeese...

Magazine Articles By Category: Cabooses
... 30 Author: Major Tony Hammes Scale: N Description: A photo...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
... 51 Author: Major Tony Hammes Scale: N Description: Photo essay...

N Scale Railroading 2005-03/04 Articles
... 30 Author: Major Tony Hammes Category: Cabooses Scale: N...

N Scale Railroading 2006-09/10 Articles
... 51 Author: Major Tony Hammes Category: Locomotives - Diesel Scale:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
... 30 Author: Major Tony Hammes Category: Cabooses Description: A...

... 51 Author: Major Tony Hammes Category: Locomotives - Diesel Description:...

hammondsport
Magazine Articles By George Melvin
...Baltimore & Ohio (B&O), and Bath & Hammondsport (B&H). S-1 ALCO's First Standard Switcher Part...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Baltimore & Ohio (B&O), and Bath & Hammondsport (B&H). S-1 ALCO's First Standard Switcher Part...

Model Railroading 2002-11 Articles
...Baltimore & Ohio (B&O), and Bath & Hammondsport (B&H).

hampden
Magazine Articles By Phil Opielowski
... 04/08/2014 The Quabbin Shore & Hampden Ry. Magazine: Model Railroader 1990-01...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...over 40 years. The Quabbin Shore & Hampden Ry. Magazine: Model Railroader 1990-01...

Model Railroader 1990-01 Articles
...is also included. The Quabbin Shore & Hampden Ry. Page: 102 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... Facebook page The Quabbin Shore & Hampden Ry. Magazine: Model Railroader 1990-01...

hampshire
Model Railroad Planning 2000
... Huntsville Intermodal Terminal 66 New Hampshire Branchline Terminal 68 The Peterboro Project...

Magazine Articles By Charles Gartrell
... 04/08/2014 Visiting the Hampshire County R.R. Magazine: Railroad Model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Small
...of the RMC project layout. Visiting the Hampshire County R.R. Magazine: Railroad Model...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-01 Articles
... 04/08/2014 Visiting the Hampshire County R.R. Page: 60 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...author enjoys rail-fanning his layout. Visiting the Hampshire County R.R. Magazine: Railroad Model...

hampton
Magazine Articles By Otto Vondrak
...Vondrak 04/08/2014 Hampton, NJ: A Plan for a Free-mo Interchange...

Magazine Articles By William T. Greenberg, Jr.
...DL&W and PRR trains in the area. Hampton, NJ: The CNJ's Dual Gauge Railroad Junction...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...models a deep canyon. Built using foam. Hampton, NJ: A Plan for a Free-mo Interchange...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...two model track plans for compressed applications. Hampton, NJ: The CNJ's Dual Gauge Railroad Junction...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2008-12 Articles
...headblocks. It includes construction diagrams and photos. Hampton, NJ: The CNJ's Dual Gauge Railroad Junction...

...the junction. Many period photograph are included. Hampton, NJ: A Plan for a Free-mo Interchange...

hancock
Magazine Articles By Jeff Madden
...possible trackplans are included. Prototype View - Hancock Yard Magazine: NASG Dispatch 2009-04...

...essay includes a basic drawing of the Hancock, West Virginia/Hancock, MD yard of the Baltimore...

...a basic drawing of the Hancock, West Virginia/Hancock, MD yard of the Baltimore & Ohio....

...yard track, the former passenger station at Hancock, MD, four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed,...

...four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed, the Hancock Tower, and the old freight house. S...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...construction diagrams and photos. Prototype View - Hancock Yard Magazine: NASG Dispatch 2009-04...

...essay includes a basic drawing of the Hancock, West Virginia/Hancock, MD yard of the Baltimore...

...a basic drawing of the Hancock, West Virginia/Hancock, MD yard of the Baltimore & Ohio....

...yard track, the former passenger station at Hancock, MD, four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed,...

...four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed, the Hancock Tower, and the old freight house. Quick...

NASG Dispatch 2009-04 Articles
... 04/08/2014 Prototype View - Hancock Yard Page: 10 Author:...

...essay includes a basic drawing of the Hancock, West Virginia/Hancock, MD yard of the Baltimore...

...a basic drawing of the Hancock, West Virginia/Hancock, MD yard of the Baltimore & Ohio....

...yard track, the former passenger station at Hancock, MD, four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed,...

...four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed, the Hancock Tower, and the old freight house. S...

hand
DCC - Digitrax Command Station Battery
...hold of the battery while my other hand held the contact arm up. While the...

DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...slide switch to the right of my hand in the photo below. Second, I wanted...

...can then program the engine via the hand throttle (which would be plugged into the...

Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...(because that was what I had on hand), and for Q1 I used the photo-transistor...

Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing Hand-building Crossings...

...- Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing...

...a bit of patience and a steady hand, but I did it. From the diagram...

...curved guard rails were slightly bend by hand before installation. The ends of each guard...

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties...

...Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties...

...sub-roadbed where it undulates a bit. For hand-laying ties and rail, the roadbed must be...

...dust collection but also to give my hand that extra notification when it is getting...

...sets of weights. The weights on the right-hand side hold the styrene strip against already-laid...

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast...

...Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast...

...Litter When hand-laying track, I prefer to ballast before laying...

...with the matte medium using an appropriately-sized hand painting brush. I then sprinkle the ballast...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout Hand-building...

...Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout...

...the filing jig and a bit of hand filing, I shape the two pieces of...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
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...Pliers Miniature Clamp Awl Hand drill bits Xacto Knife Razor...

...Tracks templates. The photo below shows the right-hand #8 template. I cut it out of...

...the last two PC ties on the right-hand side of the turnout in the photo...

...holding the rail down on the far right-hand side. My experience has shown that the...

...frog point. I slightly bend it by hand (I used the marker to locate the...

...wheels approaching from the diverging route. The hand-bend part of the track needs to be...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
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...Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout...

...the step-by-step process I go through to hand-lay a turnout in place on my S-scale...

...the step-by-step process I go through to hand-lay a turnout in place on my S-scale...

...are different from the ones used to hand-laying ties (and there is only so much...

...to file the rail down using a hand file, but I recently "discovered" my little...

...removed most of it, I use a hand file to do the final shaping and...

...of the rails. I use a Dremel hand tool with a cutting blade. To prevent...

...bench-grinder, but I have done it with hand files as well; it just takes longer....

...solder and soldering iron, so a third hand is needed. I use a piece of...

...the two long ties while I am hand drilling the hole. I prefer to pre-drill...

Painting - Paint Drawer
...because that is what I had on hand. However, any sturdy sheet of wood will...

Product Photos - B.T.S.
...per package). S-scale part #02070 Alco F hand rails. S-scale part #02072 Alco F end...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Coupler Conversion
...a bit of practice and a steady hand. The final step is to tighten the...

...(I didn't have any 0.030" styrene on hand at the time) and super glued them...

S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...I carefully held the coupler in one hand while applying a drop near the gap...

...to build a semi-permanently coupled train by hand, but you cannot couple or uncouple them...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...as I rotate it with my other hand. At first not much hair will stick...

...paint the whole tree. Doing that by hand would be very tedious indeed, so I...

...color, that way I didn't have to hand-paint those. I then proceeded as before with...

...those. I then proceeded as before with hand-painting the main trunks. This is another set...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...and twist the end of them by hand or with a pair of pliers. As...

...armature, rotating the tree in my other hand. By the way, use a glove on...

...the way, use a glove on the hand that holds the tree, because this gets...

Scenery - Generic Foreground Trees
...tree armatures. I wanted to try my hand at modeling the trees' roots, the top...

Scenery - Scenery Base
...you will have to use a light hand during the next step. External Reference:...

...spreading it over the landscape form by hand. When it dries, it is rock-hard. You...

Scenery - Streets
...here, but I didn't have any on hand and I didn't feel like running to...

...with the Charcoal (road surface) paint by hand. And now for the cracks. I used...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...plane from each other. Cutting this by hand is almost guaranteed to not work. I...

...you may want to consider using a hand saw to make a thinner groove. If...

Tools - Lightbox
...need for doing that. I used a hand saw to cut the tubing to length....

Tools - Router Table
...then bought a Skil Classic 2.0 HP hand-held plunge router with which I am very...

...and leave the plunge router available for hand work. The router table needs to make...

Tools - Small Tools
... "Miter Saw" is a simple hand tool made by Fourmost Products for making...

...track work, such as using flextrack or hand-laying track. It makes nice, clean cuts without...

...a requirement if you use flextrack or hand-lay your own track. It helps you make...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...guide for cutting the straight grooves by hand. The pencil marks seen on the boards...

...helix. At the front of the helix (right-hand side of the photo), you can make...

Custom Track Solutions - Pivot Table
..."bridge". I will simply move it by hand. I wanted to do as little damage...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
...covering Monroe Stewart's layout. Painting track by hand with a small brush is fine for...

Trackwork - Roadbed
...fit the track. You can rest your hand on the track, which makes it very...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...blade perpendicular to the workbench. With one hand I pressed down on the blade, keeping...

...angle to the workbench. With the other hand (not shown here for clarity), I provided...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Exterior Details
...holding them at an angle (the glad hand and hose usually lean at an angle...

Equipment - PRR G24 Gondola - Coupler Conversion
...hole for the screw. I started off hand drilling the hole, but eventually used the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Model Information
...number of these cars. I tried my hand at scratchbuilding one of these cars. The...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...(I didn't have any solid styrene on hand) that are 26" long. Note that the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body
...I only had 0.040" styrene sheet on hand, but I would have liked to have...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...all over the place. However, I can hand paint this little bit. This photo also...

...I had added the above-mentioned details and hand-painted them, I spray-painted Testors "Gloss cote" to...

...thicker, but that's all I had on hand) and bent it in the way it...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...but a couple of spins of a hand drill to open it up. I used...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior
...To facilitate painting these small parts by hand, I glued them to a left over...

...once the interior was installed. I then hand painted the floor of the interior with...

...real N5c's I have seen. I also hand painted the stove and its pipe with...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Completion
...I let the paint dry overnight, I hand painted the grab irons and the step...

...very small brush and a very steady hand. For the decals I bought two sets...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior Lights
...excruciatingly close-up photo of the part, taken free-hand hence the out-of-focus. However, it shows the...

...layout's lighting, and took this photo (by hand). You can make out the interior a...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Convert To Scale
...tab of the truck. Next, with one hand I grab the engine's body and with...

...the engine's body and with my other hand I pushed down on the plastic cover...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Painting
...brought it out was to apply some hand painting to the model before I apply...

...was curing on the engine body, I hand-painted the sides of the wheels. These are...

...below shows the end result. I first hand-painted the wheels' faces with Floquil "Rail Brown"....

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...but even that wasn't enough (I was hand-painting the underside of the model with Floquil...

...diameter of the headlight opening. I then hand-filed the corners of that square piece to...

...5-minute epoxy. After that I very carefully hand-painted the handrails yellow using Floquil's "Reefer Yellow"....

...an extreme close-up of the part. I hand-painted it using Poly-Scale "Sand", because that seemed...

...on the rear truck used for the hand brake. I superglued a string of Clover...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...project). The details (the side and end hand rails, and the grab irons in particular)...

...Elden Gatwood for the information about the hand brake chain (I didn't know what it...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body
...hold the part so that I could hand drill the holes nice and straight. The...

...The material is easy to drill by hand. Here's a photo of the short running...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...work in general; more to come). The hand brake retainer valve and line are next....

...the sprue, it broke right near the hand brake retainer valve. I decided to forego...

...just to the right of the left hand grab iron. If you are following the...

...the kit's grab iron on the lower, right-hand side of the end (also not shown...

...car), and the one on the lower right-hand side. The sides are much simpler than...

...brass flat stock that I had on hand (0.015" x 0.042"). If I had had...

...If I had had thinner stock on hand, I would have preferred it. Of course,...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Introduction
...new techniques. I wanted to try my hand at spline roadbed, I wanted to try...

...to continue to hone my skills at hand-laying code 40 track and turnouts.

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-12 Report
...Next, you see two C-clamps on the right-hand side of the wooden cutting board. The...

...razor saw to cut the dowels by hand. Most of the time the last little...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...to myself. This photo shows the entire left-hand side area. I finished the track itself...

...attached to the cabinet. On the right hand side I was only able to install...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-05 Report
...that is the thickest I had on hand. I bought some wedding veil material at...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-09 Report
...about a 7-inch gap on the right hand side. I plan to build a simple...

...to have four tracks on the right hand side here that will line up with...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-11 Report
...just use Sculptamold and "trowel" it by hand. After the cement had dried overnight, I...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...fascia buttons. I don't want to use hand-thrown manual switch controls, because that would lead...

...his page. This overall view of the right-hand side of the layout shows the LEDs...

...for straight, red for diverging). On the left-hand side of the layout, the surgery was...

...that building. The back-of-the-layout area on the right-hand side had to be completely ripped up,...

...is being glued in place (some heavy hand tools provide the weight). I also routed...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...a photo of him. I tried my hand at making some taller bushes (very small...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...flat enough for a road. On the right-hand side of the module, where the track...

...see if I have enough styrene on hand, and trying to visualize what the end...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-02 Report
...area of the building, but a steady hand and patience gave me the results I...

Airbrushing
...40 Common Object Stencils 42 Hand Held Stencils 47 Airbrush Rendering Exercises...

Magazine Articles By John Page
...that all the work was done by hand and on an old dining room table.

Magazine Articles By Takashi Daito
...can be pushed down the track by hand. The conversion included building a multiple-thread worm,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...can be pushed down the track by hand. The conversion included building a multiple-thread worm,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
...that all the work was done by hand and on an old dining room table....

Model Railroader 1985-10 Articles
...that all the work was done by hand and on an old dining room table....

Model Railroader 1985-11 Articles
...can be pushed down the track by hand. The conversion included building a multiple-thread worm,...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful, including the night...

...can be pushed down the track by hand. The conversion included building a multiple-thread worm,...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...to make the cuts. On the right hand side of the photo you can see...

Bascule Bridge
...required the magnifying glasses and a steady hand. Here they are dry-fitted. While the two...

...If a locomotive engineer stuck out his hand from the engine's window, he would hit...

Canonsburg Milling
...become one. The anchor braces and the hand rails go on next. I had to...

...went on straight. The tops of the hand rails have railing caps on them. These...

...on. I did not put the short hand rail section on the top of the...

...the above photo and the one below. Hand-painting a structure this size takes quite a...

...that. The last thing I did was hand-paint the two storage tanks on the roof...

...thing with Krylon primer gray, and then hand-painted it with Polly Scale D&RGW Building Brown....

...Brown. I painted the tops of the hand rail with Polly Scale "Vermont Green" to...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...rails. However, I didn't have enough on hand, so I used code 55 rail for...

...them into the holes. I tried to hand-drill as straight as possible; most came out...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...paint I wanted to use. Then I hand-painted the color on and realized I didn't...

...with white glue. The outside wall (right hand side) was bending out quite a ways....

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...next to the door on the right hand side; a left-over N-scale curved vent on...

...using some brass tubing I had on hand. I got it to bend by annealing...

...with some Floquil primer paint and then hand-painted the various colors. I then glued the...

Plate Girder Bridge
...stand and held the strips in one hand, while applying glue with the other hand....

...hand, while applying glue with the other hand. I prefer Testor's plastic cement for gluing...

Trestle Extension
...with a cut-off disc. By keeping my hand steady and as parallel to the poles...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...squeezed together. Move the long shaft by hand to see if the gears are movable....

Structures - White Water Brewery
...brick, it is hard to tell. I hand painted the walls. I covered the exterior...

hand-bend
Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...wheels approaching from the diverging route. The hand-bend part of the track needs to be...

hand-building
Hand-building Crossings
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-building Crossings Hand-building Crossings Building a Crossing...

Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-building Crossings Hand-building Crossings Building a Crossing 06/07/2009...

Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing
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...- Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing...

Hand-building Turnouts
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-building Turnouts Hand-building Turnouts Code 40 N-scale Turnout...

Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-building Turnouts Hand-building Turnouts Code 40 N-scale Turnout...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
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...Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
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...Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
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Hand-building Turnouts - My Turnout Construction Checklist
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...How I hand-lay straight and curved track. Hand-building Turnouts Mar. 20,...

...20, 2010 How I build turnouts. Hand-building Crossings Jun. 7,...

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hand-built
P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-08 Report
...sheet laid out the track. I had hand-built the needed turnouts for this area. The...

hand-carve
Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Stake Pockets
...then use an X-acto knife to carefully hand-carve the rest of the slope. This filing...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...the blade of a coping saw to hand-carve the rest of the groove. The sign...

hand-drill
Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...them into the holes. I tried to hand-drill as straight as possible; most came out...

hand-drilled
Furniture Factory - Diorama
...used a no. 74 drill bit and hand-drilled all the necessary holes in the plywood...

hand-filed
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...diameter of the headlight opening. I then hand-filed the corners of that square piece to...

hand-formed
Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior
...other corner. The straight grab irons were hand-formed using 0.010" phosphor bronze wire (Tichy part...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Exterior
...drill bit. Each grab bar was individually hand-formed. I used a half-round (round on one...

hand-held
DCC - S-CAB
...It Work? The system provides a hand-held throttle that communicates directly with a radio...

...used to recharge the battery in the hand-held throttle (so that you can plug it...

Tools - Router Table
...then bought a Skil Classic 2.0 HP hand-held plunge router with which I am very...

Magazine Articles By Paul Mack
...Includes detailed internal construction photos, wiring diagram, hand-held control panel, and structure building information.

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...Includes detailed internal construction photos, wiring diagram, hand-held control panel, and structure building information. Lumber...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-04 Articles
...Includes detailed internal construction photos, wiring diagram, hand-held control panel, and structure building information. The...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Includes detailed internal construction photos, wiring diagram, hand-held control panel, and structure building information. M&K...

hand-holding
Model Railroading's Guide to Model Photography
...Close-up accessories. 6 19 Tripods Hand-holding a camera. Types of tripods. Tripod use....

Magazine Articles By Jim Kelly
... Layout Construction Description: A basic hand-holding article starting with the train set loop...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
... Jim Kelly Description: A basic hand-holding article starting with the train set loop...

Model Railroader 1987-12 Articles
... Layout Construction Description: A basic hand-holding article starting with the train set loop...

hand-in-hand
Railroading Videos in My Library - Choo Choo Christmas
...trains. Trains and the Holiday Season go hand-in-hand, and this unique video is just the...

hand-laid
Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...for evening-out ties after they have been hand-laid. This is long and straight. It took...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-03 Report
...ties are to be positioned for the hand-laid track. I used the same approach for...

Magazine Articles By Craig Webb
...space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful, including the night...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful, including the night...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-02 Articles
...space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful, including the night...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful, including the night...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...block that I use for sanding freshly hand-laid ties. It is two pieces of MDF...

hand-lay
Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...spikes, as I suspect most people who hand-lay track have done. However, I soon discovered...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...the step-by-step process I go through to hand-lay a turnout in place on my S-scale...

...the step-by-step process I go through to hand-lay a turnout in place on my S-scale...

Articles
... Aug. 27, 2009 How I hand-lay straight and curved track. Hand-building Turnouts...

Tools - Small Tools
...a requirement if you use flextrack or hand-lay your own track. It helps you make...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...turnouts. This is especially important if you hand-lay your own track and turnouts. I built...

Crystal Creek Module - Layout Design
...servicing this area. The plan is to hand-lay the track using Micro Engineering code 40...

hand-laying
Hand-laying Track
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-laying Track Hand-laying Track 1. Preparing and Installing...

Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-laying Track Hand-laying Track 1. Preparing and Installing Ties...

... 06/07/2009 My checklist for hand-laying track.

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties...

...Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties...

...sub-roadbed where it undulates a bit. For hand-laying ties and rail, the roadbed must be...

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast...

...Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast...

...Litter When hand-laying track, I prefer to ballast before laying...

Hand-laying Track - 3. Aging the Ties
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Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
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Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
Peter's Model Railroading - Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail Hand-laying Track...

...- Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail...

...important thing to remember with regard to hand-laying curved rail is to always...

Hand-laying Track - 6. Track Details
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Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...are different from the ones used to hand-laying ties (and there is only so much...

Articles
...basic track work articles, including using flextrack. Hand-laying Track...

Tools - Small Tools
...track work, such as using flextrack or hand-laying track. It makes nice, clean cuts without...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Introduction
...to continue to hone my skills at hand-laying code 40 track and turnouts.

Crystal Creek Module - Introduction
...of this module project was to practice hand-laying code 40 rail and turnouts. I also...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-01 Report
...to lay the ties. I will be hand-laying the track, and I have found that...

My Layouts
...real problem during layout construction, especially when hand-laying code 40 rail. Crystal Creek N-scale (January...

...This stand-alone diorama/module was an exercise in hand-laying code 40 rail and building turnouts in-place....

...was abandoned. I learned a lot about hand-laying rail. P & C Railroad Version 4...

Trackwork Handbook for Model Railroading
...to have if you are interested in hand-laying quality track. Chapter Page Title...

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...in time I had never done any hand-laying of track). This is the support system...

hand-lays
Magazine Articles By Dan Lewis
...in his coal-hauling layout, and how he hand-lays code 40 rail using glue. Jeff Ashby's...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - N - Medium
...in his coal-hauling layout, and how he hand-lays code 40 rail using glue. Michael Kuehn's...

N-Scale 2002-07/08 Articles
...in his coal-hauling layout, and how he hand-lays code 40 rail using glue. Kirby Vincent's...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...in his coal-hauling layout, and how he hand-lays code 40 rail using glue. Jeff Ashby's...

hand-operated
Magazine Articles By Harold Russell
...This article describes the construction of a hand-operated interlocking device to protect a shortline junction...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...This article describes the construction of a hand-operated interlocking device to protect a shortline junction...

Model Railroader 2010-04 Articles
...This article describes the construction of a hand-operated interlocking device to protect a shortline junction...

hand-paint
General Rolling Stock - Power Generator Load
...a yellow. I was going to just hand-paint them. When I started, the paint turned...

General Rolling Stock - Vertical Engine Load
...correct alignment. I used Floquil Black to hand-paint the engine parts. After that had dried...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...color, that way I didn't have to hand-paint those. I then proceeded as before with...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Painting
...did with regard to painting was to hand-paint the air hoses. I painted the hose...

Canonsburg Milling
...that. The last thing I did was hand-paint the two storage tanks on the roof...

hand-painted
Painting - Airbrush Setup
...get by without needing an airbrush. I hand-painted my structures with small brushes. When I...

Scenery - Stranded Wire Trees
...wire ends were left alone. Next, I hand-painted the tree with a couple of different...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...corners, so that was done next and hand-painted. External Reference: Oddball Decals...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...I had added the above-mentioned details and hand-painted them, I spray-painted Testors "Gloss cote" to...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Painting
...was curing on the engine body, I hand-painted the sides of the wheels. These are...

...below shows the end result. I first hand-painted the wheels' faces with Floquil "Rail Brown"....

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...5-minute epoxy. After that I very carefully hand-painted the handrails yellow using Floquil's "Reefer Yellow"....

...an extreme close-up of the part. I hand-painted it using Poly-Scale "Sand", because that seemed...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-12 Report
..."life" to the layout. Together with the hand-painted backdrop trees, the furniture factory already feels...

Canonsburg Milling
...thing with Krylon primer gray, and then hand-painted it with Polly Scale D&RGW Building Brown....

Structures - JB Brewing Co.
...structure is a masterpiece. Bricks were individually hand-painted. The doors have carefully painted hinges and...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...paint I wanted to use. Then I hand-painted the color on and realized I didn't...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...with some Floquil primer paint and then hand-painted the various colors. I then glued the...

Structures - Residence
...a full diorama. Yes, that is a hand-painted watermelon on the picnic table next to...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...the wood of the structure. I then hand-painted the outside of the building with several...

hand-painting
Scenery - Foreground Trees
...those. I then proceeded as before with hand-painting the main trunks. This is another set...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...but even that wasn't enough (I was hand-painting the underside of the model with Floquil...

Canonsburg Milling
...the above photo and the one below. Hand-painting a structure this size takes quite a...

hand-sanding
Tools - Router Bit Stand
...use a Forstner bit. After a good hand-sanding, I put one layer of Minwax "Special...

hand-thrown
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...fascia buttons. I don't want to use hand-thrown manual switch controls, because that would lead...

hand/painting
The Cyclopedia of Industrial Modeling
...Piers 25 88 A Helping Hand/Painting Jig 26 90 Sometimes Older...

handbrake
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-08 Report
...creek should he forget to set the handbrake one day. An external air-compressor tank can...

handbuilt
Magazine Articles By Adolph Hungry Wolf
...Description: The author and his children handbuilt two modules that are planned to be...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Modular
...Description: The author and his children handbuilt two modules that are planned to be...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-01 Articles
...Description: The author and his children handbuilt two modules that are planned to be...

Magazine Articles for HOn3 Scale
...Description: The author and his children handbuilt two modules that are planned to be...

handcar
Magazine Articles By Bob Walker
...HO Description: Description for building a handcar or storage shed. Two different models are...

Magazine Articles By Jeff Madden
...at Hancock, MD, four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed, the Hancock Tower, and the old...

Magazine Articles By Peter Barney
... 04/08/2014 A Small Handcar Shed Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Magazine Articles By Tracy McKibben
... 04/08/2014 How to Scratchbuild a Handcar Shed Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...scale drawings and step-by-step instructions. A Small Handcar Shed Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

...and track placement. How to Scratchbuild a Handcar Shed Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

...at Hancock, MD, four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed, the Hancock Tower, and the old...

...HO Description: Description for building a handcar or storage shed. Two different models are...

NASG Dispatch 2009-04 Articles
...at Hancock, MD, four-track signal bridge, a handcar shed, the Hancock Tower, and the old...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-10 Articles
...well as a roster list. A Small Handcar Shed Page: 70 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-07 Articles
...HO Description: Description for building a handcar or storage shed. Two different models are...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-12 Articles
...rails in concrete. How to Scratchbuild a Handcar Shed Page: 49 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...to modeling stucco. How to Scratchbuild a Handcar Shed Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

...Details Description: Description for building a handcar or storage shed. Two different models are...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...to Proto 48 O-scale standards. A Small Handcar Shed Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

handed
DCC - S-CAB
...the ergonomics of the Digitrax DT400 throttle). One-handed control is possible if your fingers are...

...found it easy to use when I handed them the throttle during my lunch breaks....

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior Lights
...I-will-assemble-it-myself option. However, at the show, Jim handed me the fully assembled module, ready to...

handful
DCC - S-CAB
...CVs of a decoder, but only a handful of them. Programming the complicated CVs of...

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...any number of colors. I grab a handful of crushed shells and put them in...

General Rolling Stock - Load of Crates
...representing a less-than-carload load). I built a handful of crates using some blocks of wood...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - DCC Conversion
...worked also, but I already had a handful of the DZ143 decoders available, so no...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...approximately 3 inches long. I grab a handful of these pieces of floral wire (3...

Scenery - Generic Foreground Trees
...and I am not there yet. A handful of these kinds of trees have been...

Storage - Strip Storage
...of the tubes smooth, I clamped a handful of them to my work space and...

...computer and created a spreadsheet with a handful of values that I then printed. What...

Trackwork - Roadbed
...of MDF boards. So, I snapped a handful of these ceiling tiles together on a...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...his N-scale layout. He actually had a handful of panels that needed to be revamped....

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...that is more than enough for a handful of my typical one-man operating sessions.

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...now done. The kit comes with a handful of details that need to be added...

Crystal Creek Module - Layout Design
...The primary purpose is to switch the handful of small businesses in Crystal Creek.

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-08 Report
...now hooked up. I also connected the handful of pieces of rail that I already...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2003-01 Report
...of all this track work and the handful of scratchbuilt turnouts here. OK, it is...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-08 Report
...matched the smaller rocks and placed a handful of them along the creek. You can...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-01 Report
...I decided that since I have a handful of N-scale people left over, I'd glue...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-02 Report
... I made a handful of conifer trees using the method described...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-12 Report
...off to Hobby Lobby and bought a handful of 3/16" thick 20"x30" sheets for $1.99...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-07 Report
...in lots of material. I used a handful of different materials of different colors and...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...using hot glue. I also had a handful of pieces leftover from the last time...

Magazine Articles By Andy Sperandeo
...are prototype trains that only carried a handful of passenger cars. Blue Signal Protection Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Bob Kendall
...12-volt DC power supply with just a handful of parts. Preparing Structures for Interior Lighting...

Magazine Articles By Pete Moffett
...Toronto in July 2003. Article includes a handful of photos.

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...12-volt DC power supply with just a handful of parts. Panel Lettering for a Throttle...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Toronto in July 2003. Article includes a handful of photos. Steve Frey's HO Milwaukee Road...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
...are prototype trains that only carried a handful of passenger cars. A Most Unusual Car......

Model Railroader 2003-05 Articles
...are prototype trains that only carried a handful of passenger cars. Perfect Passenger Trains Page:...

N-Scale 2002-03/04 Articles
...12-volt DC power supply with just a handful of parts. Wheel Cleaning Made Easy Page:...

N-Scale 2003-05/06 Articles
...Toronto in July 2003. Article includes a handful of photos. Electronics For Model Railroaders 101...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Toronto in July 2003. Article includes a handful of photos. Storage Shed & Scenery Magazine:...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...length of the bridge. I installed a handful of angled pieces on the outside of...

handheld
Model Railroad Electronics 6
...for command station 45 82 Handheld controller with PIC 46 84...

Magazine Articles By John Pryke
...airbrushes, specialized tools, bench-top power tools, and handheld power tools.

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...airbrushes, specialized tools, bench-top power tools, and handheld power tools. The Paint Shop Spray Booth...

Model Railroader 2006-07 Articles
...airbrushes, specialized tools, bench-top power tools, and handheld power tools. Old Building, New Techniques Page:...

handholds
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...Detail This chapters covers safety appliances, steps, handholds, uncoupling levers, boiler running boards, end ladder...

handier
Painting - Airbrush Setup
...all my airbrushing parts. It is just handier to bring the entire drawer out to...

handiwork
P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...boards. Our cat, Boots, is inspecting my handiwork. He sure is enjoying his scary trip...

handlaid
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...to go back to the way I handlaid track when I was using code 40...

Magazine Articles By Bob Dupont
...San Mateo (California) County Fair Grounds. The handlaid track is code 70. The photos include...

Magazine Articles By Bob Krueger
...that is "finished". The track is all handlaid code 70 rail. The author enjoys rail-fanning...

Magazine Articles By Michael Tylick
...module construction standard, and diagrams for creating handlaid turnouts and slide switch turnout control. Finishing...

Magazine Articles By Mike Cougill
...interior of the layout. All track is handlaid code 138 and 125 and controlled via...

Magazine Articles By Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale
...as well as a tool for sanding handlaid wooden ties.

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...module construction standard, and diagrams for creating handlaid turnouts and slide switch turnout control. Building...

...as well as a tool for sanding handlaid wooden ties. Building the Turtle Creek Central...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...San Mateo (California) County Fair Grounds. The handlaid track is code 70. The photos include...

...that is "finished". The track is all handlaid code 70 rail. The author enjoys rail-fanning...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - O
...interior of the layout. All track is handlaid code 138 and 125 and controlled via...

Model Railroader 1989-09 Articles
...module construction standard, and diagrams for creating handlaid turnouts and slide switch turnout control. Scratchbuilding...

O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007 Articles
...interior of the layout. All track is handlaid code 138 and 125 and controlled via...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-02 Articles
...San Mateo (California) County Fair Grounds. The handlaid track is code 70. The photos include...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1994-01 Articles
...that is "finished". The track is all handlaid code 70 rail. The author enjoys rail-fanning...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-01 Articles
...as well as a tool for sanding handlaid wooden ties. Detailing and Weathering Wood-sheathed Boxcars...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...module construction standard, and diagrams for creating handlaid turnouts and slide switch turnout control. Building...

...San Mateo (California) County Fair Grounds. The handlaid track is code 70. The photos include...

...that is "finished". The track is all handlaid code 70 rail. The author enjoys rail-fanning...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...interior of the layout. All track is handlaid code 138 and 125 and controlled via...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...as well as a tool for sanding handlaid wooden ties. California's Golden Grass Magazine:...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Great Model Railroads Vol 13
...the layout and equipment perform flawlessly on handlaid track. His Santa Fe and Denver &...

handlay
Trackwork and Lineside Detail
...prototype. 5 12 How To Handlay Track This chapter covers the tools and...

...covers the tools and materials needed to handlay track, and also describes how to cut...

handlaying
Detailing Track
...27 Turnouts 4 37 Handlaying Track 5 55 Handlaying Turnouts...

... Handlaying Track 5 55 Handlaying Turnouts 6 69 Weathering and...

Trackwork and Lineside Detail
...an HO-scale turnout. 9 34 Handlaying Code 40 Turnouts in N Scale This...

handle
DCC - S-CAB
...so that the decoder is able to handle getting the commands via radio transmission rather...

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
... NWSL Chopper II . It can handle 1/8"-thick wood. It makes a very nice...

Painting - Airbrush Cleaning
...it is to unscrew the "counter balanced handle" (the loose part on the right-hand side...

General Rolling Stock - Coupler Gauge
...equipment, so mine is large enough to handle a 50-foot car or engine, just to...

N-scale Equipment - Kato Passenger Cars - Coupler Conversion
...the shim piece. Put the small screwdriver handle or something relatively weighty on the coupler...

S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
...the couplers seem to be able to handle it just fine. One final comment about...

Scenery - Scenery Base
...in the approximate size that I can handle or need for the area to be...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...My experience has been that I can handle about 10 to 12 items every two...

Tools - Dust Collector
...finer dust down to 2 microns. The handle on top of the canister filter is...

Tools - Fence Extension
...two 2'x8' sheets which are easier to handle by one person. Then the next step...

...two 2'x8' sheets which are easier to handle by one person. Then the next step...

Tools - Roller Stand
...big of an issue. Simply remove the handle and replace it with a matching bolt...

Tools - Table Saw Overarm
...overarm. The pressure is exerted by the handle. The problem was that the handle couldn't...

...the handle. The problem was that the handle couldn't be threaded up into the square...

...finally get the bolt with the plastic handle into the thread welded on to the...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Painting
...one minute and they are dry to handle after ten minutes. I sprayed the top...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...was missing, even before I started to handle them. Oh well, some extra weathering in...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...details so that I don't have to handle the model as much after the decals...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior Lights
...exchanged parts for money, but he can handle online transactions. I opted for the cheaper...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...is very resilient to be able to handle the motor shorting out. This page describes...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...the holes in the smoke stack. The handle makes it easier to use the tool....

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...current to run through them (they only handle 640mA each). I also tried velcro to...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Chassis
...chassis has universal joints, so it can handle the positional change. With this change made,...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...by bending the wire around a tool handle or round file. The big advantage of...

...cab. I made the curve using the handle of a carving tool, which had just...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...correct line-up. They look like they can handle a beating too. However, because I used...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-03 Report
...Next, I installed the Digitrax PM4 to handle the auto-reverse track power needs of the...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-02 Report
...my lower back problems, I really can't handle double-deck layouts. My next plan was to...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...Horse 7 electronic ballasts. Each ballast can handle four 40W light bulbs, but there is...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-05 Report
...volts. However, the S-CAB BPS board can handle that voltage. Note that the yellow connectors...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...think the whole center section can probably handle another ten trees, including the very front...

Bridge and Trestle Handbook
...conserve ground space, to span gaps, to handle locomotives and cars (turntables and transfer tables),...

Magazine Articles By Bob Kendall
...and a full-blown regulator supply that can handle a predetermined number of lamps. Blinking Barricades...

Magazine Articles By Don Parker
... Various plants are discussed that should handle the southern U.S. states' weather. The Magical...

Magazine Articles By Robert Turner
... A thorough discussion about how to handle various scale models.

Magazine Articles By Thomas Griffiths
...scratchbuilt this model making many castings to handle the repetitiveness of the model. Includes many...

Magazine Articles By Category: DCC
... The article covers reversing modules to handle the polarity changes encountered in crossings. Wiring...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...and a full-blown regulator supply that can handle a predetermined number of lamps. Adventures in...

Magazine Articles By Category: Garden Railroading
... Various plants are discussed that should handle the southern U.S. states' weather. Quarter-size Traction...

Magazine Articles By Category: Storage Solutions
... A thorough discussion about how to handle various scale models. Storage & Travel... An...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...scratchbuilt this model making many castings to handle the repetitiveness of the model. Includes many...

Garden Railways 2008-08 Articles
... Various plants are discussed that should handle the southern U.S. states' weather. Random Thoughts...

Model Railroader 2005-04 Articles
... The article covers reversing modules to handle the polarity changes encountered in crossings. An...

N-Scale 2003-03/04 Articles
...and a full-blown regulator supply that can handle a predetermined number of lamps. The Abingdon...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-08 Articles
... A thorough discussion about how to handle various scale models. Kitbashing a PRR Tower...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-11 Articles
...scratchbuilt this model making many castings to handle the repetitiveness of the model. Includes many...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...scratchbuilt this model making many castings to handle the repetitiveness of the model. Includes many...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
... The article covers reversing modules to handle the polarity changes encountered in crossings. Wiring...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...was built in 1956. It could "only" handle boards up to 20 feet. At the...

Canonsburg Milling
...know yet how I am going to handle the transition to the center section. I...

Furniture Factory - Lumber Shed
...cuts cleanly if you really snap the handle down quickly and firmly. The panels were...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...one extra, and they break easily, so handle them with care) and 12 braces to...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...makes the structure a bit easier to handle, as well as give it some weight...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale N-135 Kit
...135-foot (N-scale) turntable to be able to handle my larger steam engines with their tenders...

handled
Chartiers Branch - Canonsburg Passenger Station
...station for the yard. The passenger station handled passengers, baggage, and first-class mail. This is...

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...the fibers while the assembly is being handled. The next step is to make the...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Completion
...decals are very delicate and must be handled with extreme care. After the decals were...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Break-in
...Tsunami and other decoders that we used handled the high-amperage load just fine.

handles
Product Photos - B.T.S.
...package). S-scale part #02073 Alco F door handles (6 per package). S-scale part #02075 Alco...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior
... Next up were the door handles on the hopper doors. These came from...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...the other corner. Some extra door handles would be great (I later on discovered...

...great (I later on discovered that door handles are needed for the front of the...

...dimple is there, just not enough door handles in the kit). I would like...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...stack. The kit comes with the door handles for the various doors on the sides...

...dimples in them indicating where the door handles are to be positioned. At least, I...

...kit comes with a lot of door handles, they are exactly the number that you...

...edges of the doors, with the door handles in between them. I put my door...

...in between them. I put my door handles in between the two doors, but if...

...the Houston Railroad Museum shows two door handles in the foreground. I wish I had...

...If I am not mistaken, the door handles aren't actually attached to the doors, but...

Magazine Articles By Sam Swanson
...metal structures, painting and detailing structure exteriors, handles and hinges, base basics, detailing bases, scenery...

Magazine Articles By Scott Whitney
... Railroads Description: This shortline handles both freight and tourism. The author works...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
... Scott Whitney Description: This shortline handles both freight and tourism. The author works...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...metal structures, painting and detailing structure exteriors, handles and hinges, base basics, detailing bases, scenery...

Model Railroader 1989-09 Articles
... Railroads Description: This shortline handles both freight and tourism. The author works...

NMRA Bulletin 2002-07 Articles
...metal structures, painting and detailing structure exteriors, handles and hinges, base basics, detailing bases, scenery...

handling
Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...I installed them, but with all the handling, I discovered that most of the paint...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...This is very hard to remove when handling this tiny part. I wait for the...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Stake Pockets
...because the next step requires some rough handling. Next, I make a pencil mark on...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Completion
...from getting on the plastic while you're handling it. I cut and trimmed the pieces...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...This protects the "glass" from damage from handling. I only removed the cover right before...

Magazine Articles By Art VanDeWater
...VanDeWater 04/08/2014 Handling Small Parts Magazine: Railroad Model...

Magazine Articles By Dean Daughenbaugh
...Installing Richmond Controls' circuits in a materials handling car, a center beam flat car, and...

Magazine Articles By Eric Neubauer
... 04/08/2014 Amtrak's Material Handling Car Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Magazine Articles By Robert Turner
...in a filing cabinet for future retrieval. Handling and Transporting Models Magazine: Railroad...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...Installing Richmond Controls' circuits in a materials handling car, a center beam flat car, and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
...to the a Branchline NYC coach. Amtrak Merchandise-handling Cars Magazine: Model Railroader 1988-02...

...photos of the various cars. Amtrak's Material Handling Car Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

...includes a prototype photo. Modeling the Amtrak Merchandise-handling Car Magazine: Model Railroader 1988-02...

Magazine Articles By Category: Storage Solutions
...Solutions 04/08/2014 Handling and Transporting Models Magazine: Railroad...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...tools necessary for cutting, gripping, and bending. Handling Small Parts Magazine: Railroad Model...

N-Scale 2003-07/08 Articles
...Installing Richmond Controls' circuits in a materials handling car, a center beam flat car, and...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-03 Articles
...prototype, model, and construction photos. Amtrak's Material Handling Car Page: 58 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-08 Articles
...author built the Fos Scale Limited structure. Handling and Transporting Models Page: 65 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-01 Articles
...started with an Athearn "blue box" caboose. Handling Small Parts Page: 76 Author:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Installing Richmond Controls' circuits in a materials handling car, a center beam flat car, and...

My Library - Photo Albums - Passenger Cars
...focus. Inside the museum is this mail handling car, so I took an exterior and...

handpainted
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...next photo shows the end result. I handpainted the LED's casing, the wires, and the...

handrail
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...are difficult to get a nice straight handrail when installed. Provide materials for making...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body
...of the short running board with its handrail holes drilled. These are the four parts...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...is not enough to make the entire handrail for the long hood sections out of...

...the cab signal equipment box. Forming that handrail while the stanchions were already in place...

...top of the brass stanchion and the handrail. If I had not done that I...

...new solution. I decided to make the handrail stanchions out of styrene. I measured the...

...the glass surface. The shape of the handrail was based on prototype photos. I usually...

...photo, but here's a shot of the handrail, shown above, installed on the engine. To...

...bent on the left side of the handrail to the cab (prototype photos show that...

...the cab (prototype photos show that the handrail is flattened and then bolted to the...

...carefully supporting the other end of the handrail, I superglue the other end of the...

...just a few seconds. After that the handrail can be let go. I then mix...

...this one is the curve of the handrail near the cab, and how to mount...

...the cab, and how to mount the handrail to the top of the cab. I...

...the right diameter. The prototype has the handrail flattened and then bolted to the inside...

...wall is too thick to make the handrail be glued to the inside of the...

...have to add another bend to the handrail that isn't prototypical. I finally decided to...

...I finally decided to just cut the handrail right at the cab roof and then...

...is less visible). The rest of the handrail was done identical to the short end....

...gentle curve and how to attach the handrail to the cab. Of course, that leaves...

...cab. Of course, that leaves one last handrail. This one is the most difficult one,...

...made for that one. I glued the handrail wires using superglue first, as mentioned above....

...didn't do that, and some of my handrail stanchions lean a bit. I'll just chalk...

...from the kit. I scratchbuilt a pilot handrail for the front pilot. I then proceeded...

...make a scale drawing of the pilot handrail assembly, and then use that to shape...

...shows the main parts of the pilot handrail assembly formed from the scale drawing. The...

...each side) go immediately behind the third handrail stanchion. I used 5-minute epoxy glue to...

...a short distance away from the last handrail stanchion. External Reference: part #02052...

Magazine Articles By Brian Morgan
...Includes body shell modifications, end platforms, side handrail stanchions, and painting. Oil Transloading Platform Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger
...wheels of long N-scale trucks. Dash 8 handrail sets. Sheet lead weights. Scrap bales using...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Includes body shell modifications, end platforms, side handrail stanchions, and painting. Montreal Locomotive Works M420...

Magazine Articles By Category: MRR Tips & Tricks
...wheels of long N-scale trucks. Dash 8 handrail sets. Sheet lead weights. Scrap bales using...

Model Railroader 1989-07 Articles
...Includes body shell modifications, end platforms, side handrail stanchions, and painting. The Mountain Park Extension...

Model Railroader 1999-12 Articles
...wheels of long N-scale trucks. Dash 8 handrail sets. Sheet lead weights. Scrap bales using...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Includes body shell modifications, end platforms, side handrail stanchions, and painting. Mopac's Blue Meanies Magazine:...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...the layout. I wanted to add a handrail to the bridge for a very practical...

...before. I decided to make the whole handrail out of 0.025" phosphor bronze wire. I...

...to make the horizontal members of the handrail using one single piece. I put a...

...handrails to act as braces. The soldered handrail itself was very strong, but I put...

...accurate. I'm getting ready to paint the handrail with Floquil's "Primer". After I painted the...

Furniture Factory - Lumber Shed
...of the structure upside-down. The walkway, its handrail, and the ladder are now complete. (total...

Lumber Storage Shed
...platform, made out of 2x4 boards. The handrail is supposed to be about 4 feet...

...bottoms of the vertical boards of the handrail were glued to the front face of...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Detailing
...to indicate decades of use. The horizontal handrail is now being glued in place. A...

handrails
N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Motor Conversion
...Also, before loosening that, pull out the handrails that are attached to the cab from...

N-scale Equipment - Atlas RS-1 - Disassembly
...a textual description. After popping out the handrails from the cab, remove the cab which...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Disassembly
...lot of the model's various grab-irons and handrails are simply snapped into place. As you...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Introduction
...were not. The 8500-series engines have MU handrails, MU stands, and drop steps on both...

...make it a cosmetically-accurate model, the end handrails would have to be changed, or a...

Tools - Small Tools
...consistent bent into a brass wire for handrails or grab irons. A very handy tool...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...After that I very carefully hand-painted the handrails yellow using Floquil's "Reefer Yellow". I followed...

...photos to determine how much of the handrails needed to be painted. External Reference:...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...longer wires are needed for the long-hood handrails). Better identification of the parts, especially...

...parts, especially the small details. The handrails supplied with the kit are hard to...

...materials for making MU (multiple-unit) short-hood end handrails. Fix the molded-in hinges between the...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...Group The handrails took me several full days of work...

...appears that the odds of getting the handrails to come out looking nice and straight...

...phosphor bronze wire I'm using for the handrails. I bought the wire from Tichy Train...

... I did one section of the handrails (there are four, one short one and...

...to cure, I set about forming the handrails. I was doing this in front of...

...attention to the shape of the prototype handrails. All went fine until I got to...

...I wasn't happy with the results. The handrails are such a visible part of the...

...took quite some effort to snap the handrails loose from the engine. After that I...

...brass. Also, I decided to form the handrails first, inserting the styrene stanchions as I...

...no need for trying to bend the handrails while the stanchions were already glued to...

...while I'm working on it. However, the handrails are somewhat fragile. I decided to cut...

...of foam and insert them between the handrails and the body to provide some counter...

...its side. The other side's short hood handrails were fairly straight-forward now that I had...

...box mounted near the cab, and the handrails went up that box. Forming the handrails...

...handrails went up that box. Forming the handrails was indeed challenging. Added to that, the...

...mentioned above. However, the weight of the handrails was too much for the small contact...

...just the right height to support the handrails while I was working on the stanchions....

...a couple of overall photos with the handrails installed (cab roof is just temporary). The...

...my lunch, time-wise! Much like the side handrails, I couldn't do anything with the parts...

Magazine Articles By Gordon Odegard
...pump, power reverse, various fittings, boiler bands, handrails, steps, smokebox front, ashpan, deck braces, and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...pump, power reverse, various fittings, boiler bands, handrails, steps, smokebox front, ashpan, deck braces, and...

Model Railroader 1983-07 Articles
...pump, power reverse, various fittings, boiler bands, handrails, steps, smokebox front, ashpan, deck braces, and...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...pump, power reverse, various fittings, boiler bands, handrails, steps, smokebox front, ashpan, deck braces, and...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...well... ( update : I installed the handrails too close to the track; they need...

...left enough clearance between the car the handrails ( update : use the widest...

...angled pieces on the outside of the handrails to act as braces. The soldered handrail...

...with Floquil's "Primer". After I painted the handrails, I cut a pile of 5"x6" scale...

...: I tried to live with the handrails being too close to the equipment on...

...them off. I decided to build new handrails. It went much faster the second time...

...so I changed the design of the handrails a bit. I moved them about 3...

...track (on each side). After painting the handrails, I put more walkway boards down and...

...bridge, and several days to re-do the handrails. It was a fun project. See...

Lumber Storage Shed
...photo shows my set-up for making the handrails for the upper platform, made out of...

...overall photo after I installed the platform handrails and then stained it and the ladder....

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...the decking, I just didn't like the handrails. I cut them off, sanded them down,...

hands
DCC - S-CAB
...than I expected it to be. My hands are fairly large, so this should provide...

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...the stain doesn't get all over my hands. However, because I stain after the gluing,...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...the shell up. This may require both hands at the same time, so watch out...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...trick, although it is tough on your hands). I tried not to drill the hole...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...on inserting air brake valves (with glad hands) into the hole in the end sill,...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...most difficult step and almost requires three hands. However, the superglue sets in just a...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...myself, so the boards were my "helping hands". The last thing I got done this...

Magazine Articles By Sam Swanson
...includes information about adding such details as hands, newspapers, rags in back pocket, etc. Finally,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - People & Animals
...includes information about adding such details as hands, newspapers, rags in back pocket, etc. Finally,...

Model Railroader 2005-12 Articles
...includes information about adding such details as hands, newspapers, rags in back pocket, etc. Finally,...

handsaw
Scenery - Abutments Casts
...saw for this. I then used a handsaw to cut off the individual grooves. An...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...of needlenose pliers, cutting pliers, a fine-toothed handsaw, sandpaper, a drill, and my table saw...

handsaws
Trestle Extension
...This was quite challenging. I tried different handsaws, but eventually settled on using the Dremel...

handy
Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...for Foam (I had a new tube handy!). The glue is very tacky and sets...

Painting - Paint Caddy
...their larger cousins are. They are extremely handy for holding the glue bottle or the...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Coupler Conversion
...You never know when it comes in handy in the future. Then with a pair...

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...I am using double-sided tape comes in handy, because I can press down a bit...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...is where the paper-covered wire comes in handy, although plain floral wire will also benefit...

Tools - Small Tools
...tool, the biscuit cutter is a very handy tool for making strong, hidden joints for...

...at Joanne's Fabric. They will come in handy for when I need to make a...

...for handrails or grab irons. A very handy tool for when you are building kits....

...parts. Everything fits nicely back in the handy box for storage.

Tools - Work Bench LED Lighting
...extremely bright. These strips can be very handy for installing some localized spot lighting, such...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...You never know when they come in handy. Now that the demolition is complete, I...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...was ready. This is a simple and handy project. If you prefer to have nicer...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...not damaging anything. This will come in handy when it is time to replace the...

...two-pin connector (GRS part #GRS906). These are handy things; get a couple of packages of...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Frame
...cars at the same time comes in handy. With the long sides done, I cut...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...had done so! Well, it came in handy today, because I was able to use...

Equipment - B&O M55 Box Car - Coupler Conversion
...if you have the couplers and trucks handy, you can convert this car to "scale"...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...tape over the brass strips. Here's the handy tool I formed from some brass wire....

...am done running, I briefly insert this handy tool, and the engine is off! I...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...of this size wire will come in handy. I also bought some other diameter wire...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...its folded-down position. It makes for a handy work space, while easily folded away when...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-10 Report
...tools nearby is going to be extremely handy. The plan is to store all of...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...of my layouts and they are very handy. You drive the engine onto the track,...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-08 Report
...is to have a small butane torch handy to heat up the air bubbles that...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-09 Report
...closet's shelf, so that will come in handy when I start to actually work on...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...were glued in place, I used the handy tool shown in the next photo to...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-07 Report
...table. Many years ago I bought these handy corner clamps that hold two pieces of...

...at a 90-degree angle. They come in handy for this type of work. I glued...

The NTRAK Module "How-To" Book
...wiring, soldering, connectors, and DC throttles. A handy device to build to check the wiring...

Magazine Articles By Bob Walker
... Review of a large collection of handy tools for doing scratchbuilding work. Working with...

Magazine Articles By Dean Daughenbaugh
...build a dedicated wheel cleaning station with handy clips to hold the paper towel in...

Magazine Articles By Don Fiehmann
...problems with both d.c. and DCC layouts. Handy flowcharts are provided to help hunt down...

Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger
...close-up photos of this layout. Build a Handy "Moto-Lock" Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-01...

..."junk" to breathe new life into models. Handy glue applicator. Weathering a PRR GG1. Finding...

Magazine Articles By Lionel Strang
...or ballast using pieces of foam insulation. Handy Layout Table Magazine: Model Railroader...

Magazine Articles By Miles Hale, John Lowrence, Fran Hale
...Foam and cork are also discussed. A handy tool for creating foam slopes for the...

Magazine Articles By Paul Napier, Dick Kleinschmidt
...Category: Tools Description: A handy ballast spreader and a vacuum attachment that...

Magazine Articles By Ron LaFever
...locomotive's scale speed. The author made some handy tables for determining a locomotive's speed without...

Magazine Articles By Tony Koester
...General Electric's U-boats and Dash 8's. A handy diagram showing the time-line of when which...

...of data you've collected may come in handy later with modeling. Trains of Thought Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: DCC
...problems with both d.c. and DCC layouts. Handy flowcharts are provided to help hunt down...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...Foam and cork are also discussed. A handy tool for creating foam slopes for the...

...wiring and train control for these modules. Handy Layout Table Magazine: Model Railroader...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...General Electric's U-boats and Dash 8's. A handy diagram showing the time-line of when which...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Terminology
...locomotive's scale speed. The author made some handy tables for determining a locomotive's speed without...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
...of data you've collected may come in handy later with modeling. The Riddle of Mel...

Magazine Articles By Category: MRR Tips & Tricks
..."junk" to breathe new life into models. Handy glue applicator. Weathering a PRR GG1. Finding...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scratchbuilding
... Review of a large collection of handy tools for doing scratchbuilding work. Window and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...of engines and freight cars. Build a Handy "Moto-Lock" Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-01...

...Paul Napier, Dick Kleinschmidt Description: A handy ballast spreader and a vacuum attachment that...

...build a dedicated wheel cleaning station with handy clips to hold the paper towel in...

Model Railroader 1978-01 Articles
...Category: Tools Description: A handy ballast spreader and a vacuum attachment that...

Model Railroader 1999-11 Articles
...and built this module. Includes a trackplan. Handy Layout Table Page: 125 Author:...

Model Railroader 2000-04 Articles
...of data you've collected may come in handy later with modeling. Model Railroad Club Tyrant...

Model Railroader 2005-11 Articles
...General Electric's U-boats and Dash 8's. A handy diagram showing the time-line of when which...

Model Railroader 2006-01 Articles
... 04/08/2014 Build a Handy "Moto-Lock" Page: 38 Author:...

Model Railroader 2006-09 Articles
..."junk" to breathe new life into models. Handy glue applicator. Weathering a PRR GG1. Finding...

N-Scale 2002-03/04 Articles
...build a dedicated wheel cleaning station with handy clips to hold the paper towel in...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-01 Articles
...problems with both d.c. and DCC layouts. Handy flowcharts are provided to help hunt down...

...Foam and cork are also discussed. A handy tool for creating foam slopes for the...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-01 Articles
... Review of a large collection of handy tools for doing scratchbuilding work.

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-09 Articles
...locomotive's scale speed. The author made some handy tables for determining a locomotive's speed without...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...build a dedicated wheel cleaning station with handy clips to hold the paper towel in...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...Foam and cork are also discussed. A handy tool for creating foam slopes for the...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...to the MDF pit walls using Loctite "Handy Man's Choice" adhesive & sealant. This is...

haney
Magazine Articles By Author
...Foster - 1 articles James L. Haney - 1 articles James R. Hunter...

Magazine Articles By James L. Haney
...Library - Magazine Articles By James L. Haney My Library - Magazine Articles By James...

...Library - Magazine Articles By James L. Haney 04/08/2014 A...

Magazine Articles By Category: M.O.W. Equipment
... 93 Author: James L. Haney Scale: HO Description: The author...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-10 Articles
... 93 Author: James L. Haney Category: M.O.W. Equipment Scale:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... 93 Author: James L. Haney Category: M.O.W. Equipment Description:...

hang
Painting - Airbrush Setup
...a grocery store plastic bag that I hang nearby to put all the used paper...

Product Photos - Miller Engineering
...barber shop sign (the part that you hang outside the building), and a bag containing...

N-scale Equipment - Bowser Cabin Car - Coupler Conversion
...apart as shown in this photo. I hang on to these old couplers, because you...

Tools
... 11/18/2003 Building a rack to hang various clamps. Dust Collector 09/01/2003...

Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...allows for up to 51 clamps to hang down from the unit. More than I...

...the blocks upon which the clamps will hang. Since I didn't have any 2"x2" boards,...

...I pondered how I was going to hang those squeezable clamps. They are a bit...

...of the clamp. The clamp will then hang from the top of the rack, albeit...

...these clamps off of a shelf and hang them where they are easy to reach....

Tools - Dust Collector
...dust collection plastic bags (the ones that hang down and catch the larger parts). The...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...large areas of wood removed (these will "hang over" the edges of the sub-roadbed luan...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...decided to forego that and let mine hang down. External Reference: Clover House...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...the 18 cabinets I am going to hang off of the ceiling to house the...

Oil Pump Jack
...used superglue. The kit's instructions say to hang some weights off of the brass wire,...

hang-out
Structures - Buddy's Café
...building. Buddy's Café is just the perfect hang-out in town to stop by and have...

hanger
Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...have been the same size as the hanger board shown above. I attached the bottom...

...I attached the bottom piece to the hanger board, using just some 1-5/8 drywall screws...

...the cleat matches the top of the hanger board. By using just screws I can...

...back board are now covered by this hanger board. Here I placed the top half...

Canonsburg Milling
...was just shy of what the staircase's hanger's length was, so I had to file...

hanging
LED Lighting
...to a surface. I tried it by hanging them upside-down in my room's closet. They...

General Rolling Stock - Dragline Buckets Load
...packaging is really very nice. I'm actually hanging on to the box, for other uses...

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...I wasn't happy with all those wires hanging out of the locomotive. Also the forward...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...quick photo I took while they are hanging to dry. After this dried, I sprayed...

Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...bit bulkier than the bar clamps. Just hanging them off the rack, I could see...

...next photo shows one of these clamps hanging from the rack. With the glue dry,...

Tools - Table Saw
...is a close-up of the motor assembly hanging out of the back of the unit....

Trackwork - NJ Semaphore
...type, the "lower-quadrant" semaphore had its blade hanging down in the clear position and straight...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
... off switch. I had it hanging in the cab area. At first I...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...noticed on prototype photos that the door hanging rail at the top goes out as...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...into account the cord of the throttle hanging down, but there appears to be enough...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-11 Report
...project. I don't like to leave things hanging. This structure is a case in point,...

Magazine Articles By Debie Baker-Snell
...street light decorations, a lit Christmas tree, hanging signs, town square display, and figures.

Magazine Articles By Ron Ziel
...many photographs in June 1965. Photos show hanging the mail bag, catching the mail bag,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...many photographs in June 1965. Photos show hanging the mail bag, catching the mail bag,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Streets
...street light decorations, a lit Christmas tree, hanging signs, town square display, and figures. Prefabricated...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2008-12 Articles
...street light decorations, a lit Christmas tree, hanging signs, town square display, and figures. Kitbashing...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...many photographs in June 1965. Photos show hanging the mail bag, catching the mail bag,...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...street light decorations, a lit Christmas tree, hanging signs, town square display, and figures. Modeling...

My Library - Photo Albums - Cabooses
...of interior shots (it was open). Photos hanging on the wall in the caboose of...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...This picture shows a set of chains hanging down from the ceiling above the loading...

hangs
Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...per stud location. Half of this board hangs over my workbench area (for the shorter...

...(for the shorter clamps), and the rest hangs over an open area (for the longer...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...platform is installed. The brake wheel's chain hangs loose for now. Next, the bell crank...

hank
S-scale Vehicles
...Stuff Works Hank's Truck Pictures.com...

hanley
Magazine Articles By Author
...H. Sharpe - 1 articles William Hanley - 1 articles William Harris...

Magazine Articles By William Hanley
My Library - Magazine Articles By William Hanley My Library - Magazine Articles By William...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By William Hanley 04/08/2014 Upgrading...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...Page: 114 Author: William Hanley Scale: HO Description: The author...

Model Railroader 1991-03 Articles
...Page: 114 Author: William Hanley Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Page: 114 Author: William Hanley Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers...

hanover
Magazine Articles By Ivan E. Frantz, Jr.
...across the Susquehanna River, replacement bridge near Hanover Junction, Hanover Junction rail traffic (Civil War...

...Susquehanna River, replacement bridge near Hanover Junction, Hanover Junction rail traffic (Civil War and today),...

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...across the Susquehanna River, replacement bridge near Hanover Junction, Hanover Junction rail traffic (Civil War...

...Susquehanna River, replacement bridge near Hanover Junction, Hanover Junction rail traffic (Civil War and today),...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...across the Susquehanna River, replacement bridge near Hanover Junction, Hanover Junction rail traffic (Civil War...

...Susquehanna River, replacement bridge near Hanover Junction, Hanover Junction rail traffic (Civil War and today),...

hans
N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Motor Conversion
...model to have a smooth-running engine, contact Hans Starmans at his web site and ask...

...: I received an email message from Hans Starmans stating that the brass foil was...

Magazine Articles By Author
...articles Hal Barwood - 1 articles Hans D. Rudolph - 1 articles Harlan...

Magazine Articles By Hans D. Rudolph
My Library - Magazine Articles By Hans D. Rudolph My Library - Magazine Articles...

...Rudolph My Library - Magazine Articles By Hans D. Rudolph...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Small
...2003-03 Page: 106 Author: Hans D. Rudolph Scale: HO Description:...

Model Railroader 2003-03 Articles
...Table Page: 106 Author: Hans D. Rudolph Category: Layouts -...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...2003-03 Page: 106 Author: Hans D. Rudolph Category: Layouts -...

hansen
Magazine Articles By Author
...Spiro - 12 articles Don W. Hansen - 4 articles Don Wallworth...

Magazine Articles By Don W. Hansen
...Library - Magazine Articles By Don W. Hansen My Library - Magazine Articles By Don...

...Library - Magazine Articles By Don W. Hansen 04/08/2014 Symposium...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
... 118 Author: Don W. Hansen Description: This installment covers an infrared...

... 114 Author: Don W. Hansen Description: The electronic schematic of an...

... 116 Author: Don W. Hansen Description: Correction of the Jan. 1982...

... 135 Author: Don W. Hansen Description: This article describes how to...

Model Railroader 1983-01 Articles
... 116 Author: Don W. Hansen Category: Electronics Description: Correction...

Model Railroader 1985-11 Articles
... 114 Author: Don W. Hansen Category: Electronics Description: The...

Model Railroader 1987-11 Articles
... 135 Author: Don W. Hansen Category: Electronics Description: This...

Model Railroader 1988-02 Articles
... 118 Author: Don W. Hansen Category: Electronics Description: This...

haphazard
Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...between them are staggered and look more haphazard. I like the way that came out....

happen
DCC - Digitrax DS44 Stationary Decoder
...the Circuitron Tortoise, which is what I happen to use. The DS44 is quite simple...

Electronics Projects - Modifying Tortoises
...primarily due to the shorts that would happen when the points were being thrown. I...

The Hobby - Clubs
...really a loosely-knit group of people who happen to enjoy S-scale. The meetings are very...

Tools - Router Table
...my dust collection system. Just as I happen to be looking for designs for a...

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...to expand and contract as temperature changes happen. Note : not shown in these...

Trackwork - Track Cleaning
...used to experience in N-scale. That shouldn't happen, because S-scale engines are heavier and have...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2004-02 Report
...workbench a light color (one that I happen to have in the garage). The color...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Overview
...of additional buildings added, but that will happen over time. Currently I am updating the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...a turntable from scratch isn't going to happen any time soon. Nonetheless, the unused space...

Magazine Articles By Dan Christiansen, Dave Karkoski
...article describes, mostly through photos, how operations happen at East LaSalle on the North American...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...article describes, mostly through photos, how operations happen at East LaSalle on the North American...

Model Railroader 2003-03 Articles
...article describes, mostly through photos, how operations happen at East LaSalle on the North American...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...article describes, mostly through photos, how operations happen at East LaSalle on the North American...

My Library - Photo Albums - Cabooses
...2013 I took these two photos that happen to include the DL&W caboose. We went...

happened
DCC - Digitrax Command Station Reset
...work fine again. This has happened to me twice now, and both times...

Electronics Projects - Modifying Tortoises
...Tortoise themselves. I use DCC, and what happened was that the internal mechanism of the...

General Rolling Stock - Containers
...Ohio. Some interchange traffic with the BO happened on the PRR branch line I model,...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Disassembly
...its new-found freedom. Don't let it! It happened so fast for one of them that...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...have. I use Abracadata's 3D Railroad which happened to have one S scale track template...

Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...with me when I move (which has happened since I originally wrote this article, and...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...move on again as if nothing had happened. At first it was random, every once...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-11 Report
...out all of the places where this happened were near where "pond scum" would reside...

Magazine Articles By Clayton Barry
...accessories to structures. In the End What Happened? Magazine: N-Scale 2002-03/04 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Dick Karnes
...on your layout. He also recaps what happened in S modeling in 2011. Grade Crossing...

Magazine Articles By Herb Gishlick
...modified over the years to reflect what happened to them in the real world over...

Magazine Articles By Jeff Madden
...narrow gauge scales? The author describes what happened with Bachmann introducing On30. The South Penn...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...modified over the years to reflect what happened to them in the real world over...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Philosophy
...narrow gauge scales? The author describes what happened with Bachmann introducing On30. The Straight &...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
...an open house. In the End What Happened? Magazine: N-Scale 2002-03/04 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...on your layout. He also recaps what happened in S modeling in 2011. Get a...

1:64 Modeling Guide 2012 Spring Articles
...on your layout. He also recaps what happened in S modeling in 2011.

Model Railroader 2006-08 Articles
...modified over the years to reflect what happened to them in the real world over...

N-Scale 2002-03/04 Articles
...created eight-wheel trucks. In the End What Happened? Page: 37 Author: Clayton...

NASG Dispatch 2010-12 Articles
...narrow gauge scales? The author describes what happened with Bachmann introducing On30. Last Run: Stan...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...modified over the years to reflect what happened to them in the real world over...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...on your layout. He also recaps what happened in S modeling in 2011. Grade Crossing...

...narrow gauge scales? The author describes what happened with Bachmann introducing On30. The Buffalo Creek...

My Library - Photo Albums - Passenger Cars
...some of the photos I took that happened to contain passenger cars. As stated above,...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...limit, therefore, of 50 feet. As deforestation happened, board lengths shortened. This addition was built...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...quite a bit of weathering applied. This happened because I had sprayed the structure with...

...mixture to age the building. However, what happened was the alcohol (I believe) started attacking...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...barber sign. Miller Engineering just happened to come out with one, so I...

happening
DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...get permanently damaged. To prevent that from happening, the Digitrax Command Station provides lower power...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...in a blue moon. Then it started happening more often. Finally, one day one of...

happens
Electronics Projects - LEDs
...leads are the same length (which sometimes happens if the LED is removed from a...

...has to offer; until it self-destructs. This happens in a matter of a second or...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...an N-scale code 55 turnout. This one happens to be a right-handed #8 and it...

General Rolling Stock - Steel Beam Load
...weathering chalk to represent the rust that happens as soon as steel is exposed to...

Trackwork - Ballasting Flextrack
...sprayer and hitting the ballast. If that happens, aim the sprayer so that they don't...

Railroading Along the Waterfront
...This book covers prototype railroading as it happens at or near water. The vast majority...

Magazine Articles By Adolph Hungry Wolf
... Kit bashing a Revell structure that happens to be the right scale. The Kootenay...

Magazine Articles By Clayton Barry
...model railroader how has passed away. What happens to the layout, to the locomotives and...

Magazine Articles By Gene Clements
...Railroading Description: The author describes what happens in the real world when a derailment...

...in the real world when a derailment happens. The Modern Image Magazine: O...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
...model railroader how has passed away. What happens to the layout, to the locomotives and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroading
...Clements Description: The author describes what happens in the real world when a derailment...

...in the real world when a derailment happens.

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Engine Servicing
... Kit bashing a Revell structure that happens to be the right scale. Adding Track...

N-Scale 2002-03/04 Articles
...model railroader how has passed away. What happens to the layout, to the locomotives and...

O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007 Articles
...Railroading Description: The author describes what happens in the real world when a derailment...

...in the real world when a derailment happens. Building a Small O Scale Layout Part...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-09 Articles
... Kit bashing a Revell structure that happens to be the right scale. Installing Sound...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... Kit bashing a Revell structure that happens to be the right scale. A Northeastern...

Canonsburg Milling
...so you can't get anymore unless someone happens to have one laying around). The kit...

happier
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-11 Report
...looks very real. I am a lot happier with version 2 of the creek. When...

happiest
Oil Pump Jack
...is the one that I am the happiest with. I installed a 0.012" brass wire...

happily
Electronics Projects - LEDs
..."current-limiting" resistor. An LED by itself will happily take whatever current the circuit has to...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...operator took this yard portion and is happily using it and this panel in his...

happy
Electronics Projects - Sound Module
...as I had envisioned, I am still happy with the result. Triggering the circuit is...

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...you can tweak it until you are happy. Then mark it off with a pencil....

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...tops of the ties. When I am happy with the ballast, I use a fine-mist...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
... When I am happy with the shape of the rails, it...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...it (the diverging track). Once you are happy with it, solder it down to two...

Painting - Airbrush Cleaning
...and try again. Finally when you are happy with the needle's movement, you can screw...

Painting - Airbrush Setup
...some extra parts, but I was very happy to finally have a connection between the...

...setup from leaking air. Overall, I am happy with the compressor, because it seemed to...

General Rolling Stock - Power Generator Load
...away at the flash. When I was happy with the parts, I glued the radiator...

...results are better, too. Overall, I am happy with the parts. As with the other...

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...cap, and under the cap is a trigger-happy spring, so be extremely careful. It will...

...before, you will remember that I wasn't happy with all those wires hanging out of...

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - Coupler Conversion
...with the Micro-Trains coupler gauge. I am happy with the conversion, because now I have...

S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
...is easier, so, I am more than happy to trade that off. The trip pin...

Scenery - Abutments Casts
...the mold. Very cool! I was very happy with my first mold-making experience. Based on...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...many times, and I have never been happy with the results. So, the search for...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...center of the trunk). Once I am happy with the armature's position, I put a...

...background of the layout. When I am happy with the overall look of the tree,...

Scenery - Scenery Base
... Once I'm happy with the overall shape (I usually let...

Tools - Router Table
...plunge router with which I am very happy. A plunge router is just fine for...

Tools - Small Tools
...to this glue, but I've always been happy with Testors Plastic Cement. Nearly any hobby...

Trackwork - Ballasting Flextrack
...you'll be convinced. If you are not happy with the result, you can always wet...

Trackwork - Roadbed
...sale of 40% off, so I was happy with that. External Reference: Pliobond...

Woodworking - Work Table
...the model railroad room. I am very happy with the result. It is a good...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Model Information
...result is shown below. I am quite happy with how it turned out. I plan...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...corner of the car!). When I was happy with them, I pushed them against the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Bay Doors
...parts through again, because I am not happy with how it all came out. Things...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...I had ever done, and I am happy with the result (it is more black...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...airbrushing a car body. I am quite happy with how it turned out. The paint...

Equipment - B&O M55 Box Car - Model Information
...winner. I am very impressed, and very happy to have MTH creating S-scale products.

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Underbody
...I had ever done, and I am happy with the result (it is more black...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Completion
...paint is dry. Over all I am happy with the results, though. I do think,...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...installation). That worked great, and I was happy with it. However, I got tired of...

...I had expected. I would have been happy if I could get a one-hour ride...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Painting
...on my part), but overall I am happy with it. I do like the Microscale...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...before I got things to where I'm happy with the installation. My solution was to...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...looks of the engine, I am very happy. I am glad I scratchbuilt the parts...

...didn't think looked good, and I am happy with the paint colors. Would I buy...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...arrived in good condition, and I am happy with my purchase. I also enjoyed communicating...

...purchase an RS-1, but I would be happy to deal with Railmaster Hobbies again if/when...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body
...fit against the cab. After I was happy with the fit, I placed the three...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...of my modeling session, I was quite happy, until I put the engine upright. The...

...end of the day and I wasn't happy with the results. The handrails are such...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...using the decals and I am quite happy with them. I plan on adding them...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-06 Report
...repainted the backdrop panels, because I wasn't happy with the sky painting I had done...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-05 Report
...the trick for now. I still wasn't happy with my second attempt at getting the...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-08 Report
...The rest of the track is flextrack. Happy with the track plan, I started gluing...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-02 Report
...hide the AMI Roadbed with more ballast. Happy with the new trackplan for this area,...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2003-01 Report
...structure, especially for N-scale. I'm not 100% happy with the look of it, but I...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-05 Report
...what this mountain range might look like. Happy with the idea, I cut and installed...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-06 Report
...right, where the s-curve is, I was happy with, so I covered the cardboard strips...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-07 Report
...The valances are finished. I am quite happy with how they turned out. It will...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...It is Christmas Day, and I am happy to report that today I formally completed...

...This worked out great and I'm very happy with that solution. I had, however, forgotten...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-04 Report
...I made the decision that I was happy with the profile, I used a collection...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-05 Report
...painted the clouds. I am not 100% happy with those yet, but it'll do for...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-12 Report
...scratchbuilding a structure that you won't be happy with. My next project was the "Hardy...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-11 Report
...front edge of the layout. I was happy with how the trunk, roots, and branches...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...stated in the last report, I wasn't happy with the way the foliage came out,...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...earlier this month, but I just wasn't happy with it. Both of my main engines...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-05 Report
...is one layer. I am not 100% happy with this first layer, so I'll soon...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-06 Report
...stated last month, I am not so happy, so I'll do another layer when I...

...improvise a bit. I continue to be happy with the tree trunks and branches, but...

...a different angle. I am actually quite happy with how that scene looks! Every so...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...drive way as well. I was quite happy with the result. Then I grabbed a...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-11 Report
...letting the glue dry overnight, I was happy with the cork roadbed, so it was...

...on my N-scale layouts and was always happy with the results. Aaahhh, the beauty of...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...to Chartiers creek. I think I am happy with the results now. It is supposed...

Modelling Trees Part One
...these books are probably overkill. I am happy to have them. These books are hard...

Magazine Articles By Patricia & Burton Maxwell
...Bushes Description: The author was not happy with her husband's layout scenery, which got...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
...Maxwell Description: The author was not happy with her husband's layout scenery, which got...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-03 Articles
...Bushes Description: The author was not happy with her husband's layout scenery, which got...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR FM Flat Car
...of the brake wheel. I was so happy to have gotten this shot!

Canonsburg Milling
...I had hoped, so I am very happy. I have integrated the structure into my...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...did "version 1", because I was very happy with the result. You can see the...

Furniture Factory - Main Factory Building
...time, and, although not perfect, I am happy with the result. The project is not...

Furniture Factory - Diorama
...to indicate this. I am not 100% happy with the results, but I can always...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...tabs, also supergluing them. Once I was happy with it, I re-enforced the joints with...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...Polly Scale "Grimy Black". When I was happy with the overall look of the brick...

...highlights to the building. I wasn't quite happy with how the photos were coming out,...

...door and window trim. Overall I am happy with it. Stay tuned for the interior...

harbor
Painting - Airbrush Setup
...One day I was visiting the local Harbor Freight store and found the Central Pneumatic...

Tools - Small Tools
...picked up this beauty shown here at Harbor Freight after I switched to S-scale. There...

...inch. This was my first purchase at Harbor Freight and I was always a bit...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report
...11/19/2001 Some more progress in the harbor area. 2001-12 Report 12/26/2001...

... 12/26/2001 Building the river and harbor surfaces. 2002-01 Report 01/30/2002...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-10 Report
...This section is going to be a harbor scene, so I am installing the supports...

...measured and cut the plywood for the harbor above-the-water ground scene. And then I cut...

...plan to have the track approach the harbor from two sides, because there's not enough...

...to all of the area of the harbor. I built two turnouts, and then connecting...

...scenery base in the corner between the harbor and the large river. After the cardboard...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-11 Report
...of flats against the backdrop behind the harbor scene. It looked good, so I glued...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-12 Report
...To connect the large river and the harbor, I cut a triangular piece of plywood....

...I decided that since this is a harbor scene that the entire harbor edge will...

...is a harbor scene that the entire harbor edge will be covered with poles. This...

...to around one inch tall. Since the harbor edge measures a total of 67 inches,...

...nonetheless tedious, time-consuming, and hard work. The harbor water surface has been painted with a...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-03 Report
...the side where I am planning a harbor scene, I built another turnout to allow...

...to allow for additional switching in the harbor. ( to next month's report... )

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-09 Report
...corner between the large river and the harbor scene still needed a ground surface, so...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-10 Report
...the area by the large river and harbor scenes. To complete the basic look of...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2003-01 Report
...make the siding long enough in the harbor scene to be better able to switch...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-06 Report
...layers of this stuff on the HOn3 harbor scene he was building. When the last...

52 Micro Layouts You Can Build
...Real Places Erick, Oklahoma; Attersee, Austria; Pentewan Harbor, Cornwall, England; Duffield Bank Railway (1890); Pier...

Magazine Articles By Karl P. Warden
...Waterside Scale: HO Description: Modeling harbor scenes using selective compression.

Magazine Articles By Roger Baker, Jr.
... 04/08/2014 A Focal Point for the Harbor Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12...

...a convincing model ship for this author's harbor scene. From Main Line to Branch Line:...

Magazine Articles By Roger Holmes & John Evans
...they made their HO-scale stream (and N-scale harbor) using facial tissue paper and gloss medium...

Magazine Articles By Thomas Griffiths
...build a tugboat from two Lindberg Diesel Harbor Tug kits. Contains many construction photos.

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Waterside
... 04/08/2014 A Focal Point for the Harbor Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12...

...a convincing model ship for this author's harbor scene. A Modest Proposal Magazine:...

...Warden Scale: HO Description: Modeling harbor scenes using selective compression. A River and...

...they made their HO-scale stream (and N-scale harbor) using facial tissue paper and gloss medium...

Magazine Articles By Category: Ships
...build a tugboat from two Lindberg Diesel Harbor Tug kits. Contains many construction photos. The...

Model Railroading 2002-09 Articles
...Waterside Scale: HO Description: Modeling harbor scenes using selective compression. A Trio of...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12 Articles
...a building. A Focal Point for the Harbor Page: 94 Author: Roger...

...a convincing model ship for this author's harbor scene. How I Scratchbuilt My First Steam...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-08 Articles
...they made their HO-scale stream (and N-scale harbor) using facial tissue paper and gloss medium...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2009-11 Articles
...build a tugboat from two Lindberg Diesel Harbor Tug kits. Contains many construction photos. Modeling...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... Scenery - Waterside Description: Modeling harbor scenes using selective compression. A Modular Switchback...

...build a tugboat from two Lindberg Diesel Harbor Tug kits. Contains many construction photos. Kitbashing...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...and LNE. A Focal Point for the Harbor Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12...

...a convincing model ship for this author's harbor scene. A Great Starting Layout and/or Test...

Bascule Bridge
...river had lots of traffic (near a harbor), I needed to build a bridge that...

harbors
Railroading Videos in My Library - Great Model Railroads Vol 30
...trains paralleling each other from east coast harbors to the coal fields. Even though the...

harbour
Magazine Articles By Neville Rossiter
... 04/08/2014 Bay Ridge Harbour Railroad Magazine: O Scale Trains...

...the Float Bridge on the Bay Ridge Harbour RR Magazine: O Scale Trains...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - O
... 04/08/2014 Bay Ridge Harbour Railroad Magazine: O Scale Trains...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Bridges
...the Float Bridge on the Bay Ridge Harbour RR Magazine: O Scale Trains...

O Scale Trains Magazine 01 March 2002 Articles
... 04/08/2014 Bay Ridge Harbour Railroad Page: 4 Author:...

...the Float Bridge on the Bay Ridge Harbour RR Page: 31 Author:...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...focus on the Fall season. Bay Ridge Harbour Railroad Magazine: O Scale Trains...

...the Float Bridge on the Bay Ridge Harbour RR Magazine: O Scale Trains...

hard
S-scale Vehicles
...solid plastic windshield makes it a bit hard to drive this thing! From the back...

LED Lighting
...up like a Christmas tree. Very bright; hard to look at directly. The next photo...

...out of focus, but I had a hard time getting a good shot. In the...

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...newspaper for drying, but the ballast was hard to remove from the paper. Sometimes the...

Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...However, I soon discovered that they are hard to drive into the ties (their footprint...

...wire, even at 0.015" diameter is too hard. It won't bend at all. To make...

Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...but the ends of the rail were hard to bend. That meant that when they...

...worked much better, although it is very hard to accurately pre-bend a long section of...

...out it made no difference. It was hard to hear any of it. Add to...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...to start making tracks (pun intended). The hard part with a larger turnout like a...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...the long ties). It is kind of hard to see, but I have taken a...

...edge of the brace. This is very hard to remove when handling this tiny part....

Painting - Airbrush Cleaning
...that, since it is kind small and hard to clean, I usually just drop it...

...but getting through that first time is hard.

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Turning Down Flanges
...a fine file. Not pressing down too hard, and being patient, eventually the flange was...

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...times too many, so it is very hard to see any detail. The "documentation" has...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Coupler Conversion
...that needs to be undone. It is hard to describe (and hard to photograph). Squeeze...

...undone. It is hard to describe (and hard to photograph). Squeeze them in the direction...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - DCC Conversion
...tops of the two frames. It is hard to see because it is black. This...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Disassembly
...motor. They must be removed. They are hard to remove because they fit very snugly...

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - Coupler Conversion
...Micro-Trains Z-scale coupler will be mounted. The hard part is figuring out how to get...

Scenery - Abutments Casts
...sure didn't want to ruin $30! Although hard to see because it is essentially cream-on-white,...

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...due to the strain. Don't pull too hard, though. Stop drilling when the fibers seem...

...armature briefly with this glue. Kind of hard to make out in this "action" shot,...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...looks great in person, but is somewhat hard to see in these photographs. I used...

...of that tree. It is a bit hard to photograph. I like the look of...

...in my small office. Also, it is hard to keep the trees from touching each...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...thicker than that, because otherwise it becomes hard to cut. I use a pair of...

Scenery - Scenery Base
...that many layers it does get very hard. My objective is just to cover the...

...by hand. When it dries, it is rock-hard. You can even drill into it. The...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...piece of wood is that it is hard to keep the dowel straight, and this...

...might ooze out and it is very hard to clean later (and it will affect...

Scenery - Thin Castings
...the foil, some of the foil was hard to remove. Some of the pieces were...

Storage - Equipment Storage
...lot of space and are a bit hard to carry around (their tops aren't flat,...

...you know the industry's name, they are hard to find online. I finally settled on...

Storage - Strip Storage
...were several problems with it. It was hard to determine if I had any shorter-than-12-inches...

... So..., my solution was to just "hard-wire" the drawer with fixed slots. However, using...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...that! The one thing I learned the hard way is that shipping outside the United...

Tools - Fence Extension
...other with wood glue and screws. The hard part was to accurately measure the width...

Tools - Router Table
...were here in Houston, I had a hard time getting them all. I encountered some...

...bought it at Home Depot. It was hard to find, but the guy who helped...

Tools - Small Tools
...for a while, but it was surprisingly hard to actually buy. The company that makes...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Above-ground Installation
... 12/10/2000 Sometimes it is hard to install a Tortoise under a turnout....

...the Tortoises just couldn't fit.Sometimes it is hard to install a Tortoise under a turnout....

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Sideways Installation
...to the throwbar. I found out the hard way that the actuator rod can be...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...layout's fascia panels) a dark green color (hard to see in the over-exposed, flash photo)....

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...ever-so-slight rocking motion. If you push too hard, the rail joiner will bend. If you...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...a while, but it just became too hard to keep it on the track. So,...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...quality plywood. The top surface has the hard wood veneer on it, while the bottom...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...the table top will probably make it hard to see parts.

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Prototype Information
...Prototype photos of the plain car are hard to find. There are, however, quite a...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Exterior Details
..."paper" disintegrates quickly and so makes it hard to get them lined up correctly), but...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Painting
...now looks reasonably "used", although it is hard to see given the dark confines of...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Conclusion
...isn't quite centered, so it has a hard time coupling with other cars sometimes. It...

Equipment - PRR G24 Gondola - Coupler Conversion
...the car. That turned out to be hard work to drill the hole deep enough...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior
...tackled. There are several angles which are hard to measure on the built model. Some...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...I don't like dry transfers; they are hard to position, and they "flake" if not...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Adding Details
...door guide rails above the doors. The hard part here was finding the parts in...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Underbody
...instructions, but it is very small and hard to decipher. Instead I decided to go...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...be installed next. It was a bit hard to photograph, so the image was overexposed,...

...6 before I gave up. Those were hard to bend and shape. I finally decided...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Roof
...look like the other side. It is hard to describe, but compare both sides and,...

...studied them for a while. It is hard to see in the kit's photos, but...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Convert To Scale
...make contact (I found that out the hard way). I really bent them out a...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...be reliably re-used. I also had a hard time keeping the circuit board, to which...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...the top of the shell (discovered the hard way). I am going to glue the...

...line up. The cab interior LED is hard to photograph, but you can see the...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...tracing of the speaker opening (using the hard edge of the plastic that surrounds the...

...I need 8 in total. I will hard wire the speaker and the cab light...

...at some later date to convert these hard-wired connections to plug connectors so that I...

...connected to the trucks to be too hard to work with. They made it hard...

...hard to work with. They made it hard for the trucks to turn once soldered...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...The handrails supplied with the kit are hard to use, don't look very good when...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...the frame. This then allowed me to hard wire the decoder wires (orange and gray)...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...that the engine doesn't lay on a hard surface while I'm working on it. However,...

Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - Coupler Conversion
...to remove the truck. I had a hard time with removing the screws. They are...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...brittle, or if I am manhandling too hard. Either way, I wound up having to...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...decals. I had a bit of a hard time with the decals. I don't know...

...side profile (and it is a bit hard to see under the layout's lighting) has...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-01 Report
...that again. It is very time-consuming and hard work. However, the reason why I did...

...that any irregularity in the sub-roadbed becomes hard to deal with by the time the...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-08 Report
...itself. Here I am gluing 1/8" Masonite hard board to the exterior of the box....

My Layouts
...that all track that is hidden and/or hard to reach will guarantee you problems! Murphy's...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-12 Report
...dowels. It is nonetheless tedious, time-consuming, and hard work. The harbor water surface has been...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-05 Report
...As you can see, I learned the hard way that under-the-layout storage is great, until...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-08 Report
...twig, and some debris. The debris is hard to see in the photo (directly above...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...scenery ground. These trees are actually quite hard to photograph. I probably need to consider...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-09 Report
...bending those feeder wires so sharply was hard to do. This shows an overall view...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-10 Report
...modules and the ceiling, so it was hard, cramped, and hot working up there, but...

Model Railroading's Guide to Model Photography
...limitations. 14 39 Soft Light Hard light. Soft light. Soft-light photofloods. Diffusion panels....

...photofloods. Diffusion panels. Soft light mixed with hard light. 15 42 Fluorescent Lighting...

Modelling Trees Part One
...happy to have them. These books are hard to get in the U.S. I got...

Modelling Trees Part Two
...color photos in it. These books are hard to get in the U.S. I got...

Magazine Articles By Erhard Baltrusch
...Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their American layout extension of their...

Magazine Articles By Erik Bergstrom
...while building it, because some areas are hard to reach once the model is fully...

Magazine Articles By Jim Vail
...importing business and the extent of the hard labor he went through to dig a...

Magazine Articles By Jim Zinser
...kit was released, and it is now hard to find.

Magazine Articles By John Campbell
...HOn3 Description: The author had a hard time building a full layout, so he...

Magazine Articles By John Edwards
...they have been copied to the computer. Hard Coal and the Wyoming Division Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Tony Koester
...isn't possible in real life? Rocks Aren't Hard Magazine: Model Railroader 2004-09 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their American layout extension of their...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...includes many close-up and several overhead photos. Hard Coal and the Wyoming Division Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Manufacturers
...importing business and the extent of the hard labor he went through to dig a...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...HOn3 Description: The author had a hard time building a full layout, so he...

Magazine Articles By Category: Painting & Weathering
...while building it, because some areas are hard to reach once the model is fully...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Mountains
...of track close to mountains. Rocks Aren't Hard Magazine: Model Railroader 2004-09 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...kit was released, and it is now hard to find. Kitbashing Prairie Skyscrapers Magazine:...

Model Railroader 1999-11 Articles
...HOn3 Description: The author had a hard time building a full layout, so he...

Model Railroader 2004-09 Articles
...how to build this structure. Rocks Aren't Hard Page: 70 Author: Tony...

Model Railroader 2006-02 Articles
...Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their American layout extension of their...

Model Railroader 2006-03 Articles
...while building it, because some areas are hard to reach once the model is fully...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-11/12 Articles
...importing business and the extent of the hard labor he went through to dig a...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-12 Articles
...Articles 04/08/2014 Hard Coal and the Wyoming Division Page:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-11 Articles
...kit was released, and it is now hard to find. Back to Simple Page:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Wunderland in Hamburg Germany has been working hard on their American layout extension of their...

...Description: Painting the Stewart Hobbies' U25B. Hard Coal and the Wyoming Division Magazine:...

...kit was released, and it is now hard to find. Kitbashing a Maintenance-of-way Truck Magazine:...

Magazine Articles for HOn3 Scale
...Modules Description: The author had a hard time building a full layout, so he...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR FM Flat Car
...the museum, but I remember having a hard time determining exactly how the stake pockets...

..."FM" on the car, but it was hard to capture that with the camera. More...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR N5c Cabin Car
...of this car , I had a hard time figuring out how the lighting was...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...1969. Today volunteers receive donations and work hard at trying to preserve the buildings and...

Online Digital Videos
...Wye Modules Demo After several weeks of hard work, in a hot garage (just about...

About pmrr.org
...such as DCC, sound, or battery-power are hard, if not impossible, to install in N-scale...

...diet. However, it is actually not that hard. The reason why, is that your body...

Canonsburg Milling
...the bricks with obvious streaks that are hard to hide. This is the structure with...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...supports shown in the previous photo. Although hard to see in this photo, I used...

Furniture Factory - Main Factory Building
...lunch), several drums, and an electrical device (hard to see in the photo). In the...

...panel, I gave up. It is very hard to cut without destroying the material. I...

Furniture Factory - Lumber Shed
...fit the roof line. The structure is hard to see in this collection of weights...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...main building. I wound up having a hard time getting all the tabs to line...

Structures - Outhouse
...roof using 5-minute epoxy. Since it is hard to hold while the glue is setting,...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale N-135 Kit
...have used five-minute epoxy). I had a hard time getting the rails to sit correctly...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Detailing
...They aren't perfectly straight. First, that is hard to do, and second, I like mine...

Structures - White Water Brewery
...same color as the brick, it is hard to tell. I hand painted the walls....

hard-to-reach
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-11 Report
...the next layer. In some of the hard-to-reach areas I didn't get enough glue down...

hard-wire
Storage - Strip Storage
... So..., my solution was to just "hard-wire" the drawer with fixed slots. However, using...

Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...eBay seller. These are specially made to hard-wire the camera to an external power source....

hard-wired
Trackwork - NJ Semaphore
...is always on, so that can be hard-wired.

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...at some later date to convert these hard-wired connections to plug connectors so that I...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...the structure, since the structure is now hard-wired to the layout. I also reinforced the...

hard-working
Creating Micro Layouts
...30 Operation - the Lure of Hard-Working Railroads 7 37 Scenic Delights...

hardboard
Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...I am using a piece of Masonite hardboard to draw a curve. The strip makes...

Scenery - Scenic Barrier
...barrier strips were made from 1/8" Masonite hardboard, but really any kind of thin sheet...

Tools - Circle Cutting Jig
...jig is simply a piece of Masonite hardboard attached to my router. I needed a...

...in the router. A piece of Masonite hardboard about 15 inches long was salvaged from...

...heads. The smooth side of the Masonite hardboard is the surface that will be sliding...

...the screw heads are counter-sunk into the hardboard to prevent them from damaging the wood...

...used to drill a hole through the hardboard, and thereby giving me the exact location...

...nail through the pivot point in the hardboard and into the piece of MDF. It...

Tools - Panel Support
...set-up after cutting 14 sheets of Masonite hardboard for backdrops of the layout I was...

...cut large 4x8 sheets of plywood, Masonite hardboard, etc.

Custom Track Solutions - Pivot Table
...decided to use a piece of Masonite hardboard for the base of the movable bridge...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...it to a sheet of 1/8" Masonite hardboard using 90-minute epoxy. Any other glue will...

...glued to a larger sheet of Masonite hardboard to fit the space. However, because of...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...drawers out of a sheet of Masonite hardboard with some 3/4" plywood sides glued to...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-02 Report
...by cutting a set of 1/8" Masonite (hardboard) strips that were one inch wide from...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-01 Report
...ripped 3/4" wide strips of 1/8" Masonite hardboard. Then I trimmed those and cut them...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-12 Report
...area with one sheet of 1/8" Masonite hardboard. That way there are no gaps or...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-11 Report
...11/27/2002 Several large sheets of 1/8" Masonite hardboard were used to completely wrap the helix....

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...cut and trimmed pieces of 1/8" Masonite hardboard to act as the skyboards. These were...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...materials; several sheets of plywood and Masonite hardboard. And here are all the plywood sheets...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-07 Report
...valances are made out of 1/8"-thick Masonite hardboard. They will be cut to 18-inch wide...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...see. Most of the pieces are Masonite hardboard to keep the whole thing as light...

...top and back pieces are also Masonite hardboard. The double endcap pieces are plywood and...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...out. I originally planned on using Masonite hardboard for the panel, but I figured the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-01 Report
...I waited. I am using 1/8-inch Masonite hardboard for the boards, just like I used...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-03 Report
...that, I had planned on using Masonite hardboard as a support piece against which to...

...photo below shows a sheet of Masonite hardboard placed against the backdrop of this part...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-09 Report
...of these trays will have 1/8-inch Masonite hardboard fascia panels installed later, which is why...

...of a 23-inch wide sheet of Masonite hardboard. The height was determined by how much...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-10 Report
...foam glued to a sheet of Masonite hardboard to be the inserts into these modules....

Magazine Articles By Richard Todd
...and his son built their sub-roadbed using hardboard strips, and the trials and tribulations of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Benchwork
...and his son built their sub-roadbed using hardboard strips, and the trials and tribulations of...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-12 Articles
...and his son built their sub-roadbed using hardboard strips, and the trials and tribulations of...

Oil Pump Jack
...say. A simple piece of left-over Masonite hardboard serves as the base for the diorama....

harden
Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-06 Report
...nice shell. As the plaster started to harden up, without letting it go to waste,...

hardened
Scenery - Abutments Casts
...for this project, "part A" had completely hardened. I guess that stuff has a shelf...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...that can, it had dried up and hardened. Instead I decided to try the old...

hardens
Oil Pump Jack
...That stuff works great as a filler, hardens in minutes, and can be sanded and...

harder
Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing
...but the outside, as shown here, is harder to access. I will paint it later...

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...balsa wood, because it seems a bit harder and heavier. This is needed to better...

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...sizes. The disadvantages are that it is harder to obtain, can be heavy in large...

Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...Tomalco Track tie plates and a bit harder to bend. Music, steel, or piano wire,...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...spacing. The further along you get, the harder it is to fix these kinds of...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - DCC Conversion
...and the motor. Mine was a bit harder to get in, but with patience it...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Disassembly
...from falling out, but also makes it harder to remove them. Here's one of those...

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...two wires, although that may make things harder to work with), and put about a...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...The ones without are thinner, but are harder on the fingers to manipulate. The ones...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...on the locomotives and cars are getting harder to see. I find myself grabbing for...

Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...it is older technology, so it is harder to find), and the card cannot be...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
...wait with cleaning the rail heads, the harder it is to clean them. That is...

Trackwork - Track Cleaning
...scenery, because as it dries it becomes harder to remove.

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Regearing
...be removed from the old gear. The harder part is getting the universal joint to...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Exterior Details
...the underside stuff first (since that is harder to fit against the fixed coupler housing),...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...longer producing decal sets, these are getting harder to find anyway. For my PRR cabin...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...to stay in the right place. The harder part was applying the decals on the...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...end, in other words, the project gets harder as you progress! No nice way to...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body
...all the way through may make it harder to install them later on. Note that...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-05 Report
...now approaching my mid-40s and having a harder time seeing the road numbers on the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-09 Report
...paint to paint some clouds. They are harder to see, but their subtlety makes them...

hardest
Painting - Airbrush Setup
...source for air to the airbrush. The hardest part I found was finding a supply...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - Coupler Conversion
...can see the coupler being installed. The hardest part was getting the coupler to lie...

Scenery - Abutments Casts
...do. It just requires some patience. The hardest part is making sure the master is...

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...to the wire. This is probably the hardest part, especially if the metal wire is...

Tools - Router Table
... It seemed to me that the hardest part was to acquire all the parts....

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Above-ground Installation
...the Tortoise in the desired location, the hardest part is determining the correct length of...

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...a better way to install them. The hardest part is to get the rail joiners...

...is too small, but it isn't). The hardest part is installing the rail joiners. The...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...when needed. For the N-scale version, the hardest part, in my mind at least, was...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...over the panel. This is probably the hardest part of the job. While the epoxy...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...hours to tweak, rework, and test. The hardest part of this project is definitely at...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...project, and at times somewhat stressful. The hardest part is to find space for all...

Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - Coupler Conversion
...All-in-all, this was a simple project. The hardest part was loosening the trucks' screws. S-Helper...

Structures - Outhouse
...the kit was easy to build. The hardest part was deciding who took the upper...

Trestle Extension
...soil. The first step was actually the hardest, because I wanted to make sure the...

harding
Magazine Articles By Author
...Douglas Fleming - 1 articles Douglas Harding - 1 articles Douglas Leffler...

Magazine Articles By Douglas Harding
My Library - Magazine Articles By Douglas Harding My Library - Magazine Articles By Douglas...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Douglas Harding 04/08/2014 Modeling...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...Page: 62 Author: Douglas Harding Description: Prototype photos and area drawings....

Railroad Model Craftsman 2004-10 Articles
...Page: 62 Author: Douglas Harding Category: Structures - Industrial Description:...

hardly
Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...into the ties like butter, and they hardly ever bend when driving them in. They...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...able to replace them and you can't hardly tell. Obviously, later when I have to...

Canonsburg Milling
...and it, too, turned out to be hardly noticeable. Together, those two applications just give...

hardware
DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...the decoder), you need a piece of hardware. RR-CirKits has been manufacturing a product called...

...for several years now. This piece of hardware makes it possible to establish communications between...

LED Lighting
...the strip. So, I went to the hardware store and bought an 8-foot section of...

...double-sided tape (by 3M, bought at the hardware store). The LED strip is on the...

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...Midwest Products basswood at a local Ace Hardware store for $2.49. I prefer basswood over...

Painting - Airbrush Setup
...purchasing a compressor, I found that the hardware store Lowe's has 10 and 20lb tanks...

Chartiers Branch - Dunbar & Wallace Lumber
...lime, cement, and plaster. There was a hardware store (by the same name) located next...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...depends on scale/desired size; Hobby Lobby, Lowe's, hardware store) sisal rope (Lowe's, hardware store)...

...Lowe's, hardware store) sisal rope (Lowe's, hardware store) spray glue (Lowe's, hardware store)...

...(Lowe's, hardware store) spray glue (Lowe's, hardware store) spray paint (for bark/branch color;...

... spray paint (for bark/branch color; Lowe's, hardware store) fine ground foam (Hobby Lobby,...

...dowels available at any crafts store or hardware store can be used. The diameter of...

Scenery - Generic Foreground Trees
...dowel rod, 3/16, 3/8", and 1/2" (crafts, hardware store) spray glue (hardware store)...

...1/2" (crafts, hardware store) spray glue (hardware store) acrylic paints (hobby, crafts store)...

...(hobby, crafts store) wood stain (paint, hardware store) india ink (crafts store)...

Tools - Panel Cutting Sled
...glue drying time. I went to the hardware store and bought a 2' x 2'...

Tools - Small Tools
...that you can buy at the local hardware store. Although not a small tool, the...

Trackwork - Roadbed
...a 1/2-pint container at my local Ace Hardware store for $6.99. I cut a piece...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...would reach. The next photo shows the hardware I used to hold the workbench in...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
..."European Cabinet Hinges" (found at any good hardware store), because they can keep a door...

Woodworking - Work Table
...tackle that when I actually buy the hardware. The overhang was designed to make it...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-06 Report
...using simple door magnets found at the hardware store. The matching metal bars are installed...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...This is going to be a lumber mill/hardware store scene, so I took this opportunity...

...I will hide that eventually when the hardware store is built and installed. I also...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...pass by Smitty's and lead to the hardware store/lumber yard that is on the other...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...the property was to have a small-town hardware store on it. There was a lumber...

...start building the foundation of that future hardware store. I started off by cutting two...

Magazine Articles By Bruce Chubb
...Electronics Description: This installment covers the hardware of the cab control. It includes digital...

Magazine Articles By Jerry Wikstrom
...shows how he built bridge railings using hardware cloth. Steel Tower Footings Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...Chubb Description: This installment covers the hardware of the cab control. It includes digital...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Bridges
...shows how he built bridge railings using hardware cloth. Spanning the Bear River Magazine:...

Model Railroader 1985-10 Articles
...Electronics Description: This installment covers the hardware of the cab control. It includes digital...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-06 Articles
...shows how he built bridge railings using hardware cloth. A Ride to the Train on...

My Library - Photo Albums - Passenger Cars
...in the process of being refurbished. Exterior hardware shot between two passenger cars. The next...

Lumber Storage Shed
...is going to be part of a hardware and lumber-supply diorama on my layout....

Structures - N-scale Turntable - Bridge
...they can be found in your local hardware store. The next step was to use...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...believe they can be bought at most hardware stores. The inside diameter needs to the...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Construction
...they can be found in your local hardware store. The next step was to use...

hardwired
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...coming off of the BPS board are hardwired to the rear truck. This is the...

hardwood
Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...panel, and glued two strips of Oak hardwood as drawer slide guides on the bottom....

hardy
Chartiers Branch - Track
...Works 14.3 1180'3" Hardy & Ranking 14.5 1196'9"...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-12 Report
...happy with. My next project was the "Hardy & Rankin" building. Again from my imagination,...

hare
Magazine Articles By Larry Puckett
...throttles), and the new DCC Specialties "the Hare". Seaboard Air Line F3A Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: DCC
...throttles), and the new DCC Specialties "the Hare". N-scale Atlas Shay DCC Decoder Installation Magazine:...

Model Railroading 2005-11 Articles
...throttles), and the new DCC Specialties "the Hare". Building a Double Slip-Switch Part 4 Page:...

harlan
Magazine Articles By Author
...Hans D. Rudolph - 1 articles Harlan H. Chinn - 1 articles Harold...

Magazine Articles By Harlan H. Chinn
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harlan H. Chinn My Library - Magazine Articles...

...Chinn My Library - Magazine Articles By Harlan H. Chinn...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...2002-07/08 Page: 42 Author: Harlan H. Chinn Scale: N Description:...

N Scale Railroading 2002-07/08 Articles
...Set Page: 42 Author: Harlan H. Chinn Category: Locomotives -...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...2002-07/08 Page: 42 Author: Harlan H. Chinn Category: Locomotives -...

harley
S-scale Vehicles
...it is a pretty old model. 1942 Harley-Davidson External Reference: HowStuffWorks...

...the "Bike that Won the War", because Harley made these for the troops for World...

...bike during the war, which sparked the Harley craze starting in the 1950s. This...

harley-davidson
S-scale Vehicles
...it is a pretty old model. 1942 Harley-Davidson External Reference: HowStuffWorks...

harm
Tools - Work Bench LED Lighting
...yet. So, I figured there was no harm in using it for this project. I...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...I was no real hurry, so no harm done. The owner of Railmaster Hobbies...

harman
Magazine Articles By Author
...Michael Gross - 1 articles Michael Harman - 1 articles Michael Kuehn...

Magazine Articles By Michael Harman
My Library - Magazine Articles By Michael Harman My Library - Magazine Articles By Michael...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Michael Harman 04/08/2014 Creech...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Page: 34 Author: Michael Harman Scale: HO Description: Animation, water...

Model Railroading 2002-08 Articles
...Page: 34 Author: Michael Harman Category: Layouts Scale: HO...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Page: 34 Author: Michael Harman Category: Layouts Description: Animation,...

harmonious
P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-07 Report
...lights on, I was greeted by the harmonious buzzing of 18 light fixtures at around...

harold
Model Railroad Bridges & Trestles
...Understanding Bridge Construction This article, written by Harold Russell, first discusses how to pick the...

...Plate Girder Bridges This article written by Harold Russell covers steel beam bridges, track flooring,...

...3 14 Through Truss Bridges Harold Russell continues his bridge articles in this...

...21 Deck Bridges and Movable Spans Harold Russell returns in this chapter discussing deck...

...Trestles, Arches, and Viaducts Another article by Harold Russell covers timber trestles, bents, sway bracing,...

...36 Culverts and Wood Truss Bridges Harold Russell concludes his extensive series on bridges...

Magazine Articles By Author
...Harlan H. Chinn - 1 articles Harold Miller - 1 articles Harold Minkowitz...

...articles Harold Miller - 1 articles Harold Minkowitz - 1 articles Harold Minkwitz...

...articles Harold Minkowitz - 1 articles Harold Minkwitz - 4 articles Harold Russell...

...articles Harold Minkwitz - 4 articles Harold Russell - 15 articles Harry Bonham...

Magazine Articles By Harold Miller
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Miller My Library - Magazine Articles By...

...Miller My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Miller 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By Harold Minkowitz
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Minkowitz My Library - Magazine Articles By...

...Minkowitz My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Minkowitz 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By Harold Minkwitz
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Minkwitz My Library - Magazine Articles By...

...Minkwitz My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Minkwitz 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By Harold Russell
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Russell My Library - Magazine Articles By...

...Russell My Library - Magazine Articles By Harold Russell 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By John Edwards
...This article focuses on a portion of Harold Werthwein's layout that features moving coal. The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...2007-03 Page: 89 Author: Harold Minkowitz Scale: HO Description: The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...This article focuses on a portion of Harold Werthwein's layout that features moving coal. The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...2002-07 Page: 71 Author: Harold Miller Description: Photo taken in 1939....

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows
...1978-01 Page: 122 Author: Harold Russell Description: In January 1978 Kodak...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
...1978-08 Page: 69 Author: Harold Russell Description: Prototype photos and scale...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...1988-01 Page: 106 Author: Harold Russell Description: A modern shortline in...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery
...2005-03 Page: 76 Author: Harold Minkwitz Scale: On3 Description: This...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
...2005-11 Page: 84 Author: Harold Minkwitz Description: Using fake fur to...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Waterside
...2006-09 Page: 87 Author: Harold Minkwitz Description: Thinking outside the box...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...2006-07 Page: 66 Author: Harold Minkwitz Description: This article describes in...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...1978-01 Page: 57 Author: Harold Russell Description: Scale drawings and one...

...1978-02 Page: 89 Author: Harold Russell Description: A one-page article about...

...1990-06 Page: 68 Author: Harold Russell Description: Prototype photos, scale drawings....

...2002-09 Page: 82 Author: Harold Russell Description: Wood-frame construction depot with...

...1996-10 Page: 107 Author: Harold Russell Description: This article describes the...

...2000-01 Page: 134 Author: Harold Russell Description: A magnificent station reborn...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Engine Servicing
...1978-03 Page: 73 Author: Harold Russell Description: This brief article is...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...2004-09 Page: 64 Author: Harold Russell Description: Coal trestle and office....

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...2010-04 Page: 67 Author: Harold Russell Description: This article describes the...

...1999-11 Page: 88 Author: Harold Russell Description: The modern-day loader is...

...1983-07 Page: 60 Author: Harold Russell Description: Includes prototype photos and...

...1978-01 Page: 107 Author: Harold Russell Description: One prototype photo and...

Model Railroader 1978-01 Articles
...Unloader Page: 57 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards...

...Montana Page: 107 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Track-side...

...Trains Page: 122 Author: Harold Russell Category: Model Railroad Shows...

Model Railroader 1978-02 Articles
...N.Y. Page: 89 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards...

Model Railroader 1978-03 Articles
...Icehouse Page: 73 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Engine...

Model Railroader 1978-08 Articles
...Coach Page: 69 Author: Harold Russell Category: Passenger Cars Description:...

Model Railroader 1983-07 Articles
...Shanty Page: 60 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Track-side...

Model Railroader 1988-01 Articles
...Stourbridge Page: 106 Author: Harold Russell Category: Railroads Description:...

Model Railroader 1990-06 Articles
...Building Page: 68 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards...

Model Railroader 1996-10 Articles
...House Page: 107 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards...

Model Railroader 1999-11 Articles
...Loader Page: 88 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Track-side...

Model Railroader 2000-01 Articles
...Station Page: 134 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards...

Model Railroader 2002-09 Articles
...Depot Page: 82 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards...

Model Railroader 2004-09 Articles
...Coal Page: 64 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Industrial...

Model Railroader 2010-04 Articles
...Crossing Page: 67 Author: Harold Russell Category: Structures - Track-side...

NMRA Bulletin 2002-07 Articles
...14 Page: 71 Author: Harold Miller Category: Locomotives - Steam...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-03 Articles
...Grass Page: 76 Author: Harold Minkwitz Category: Scenery Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-11 Articles
...Sagebrush Page: 84 Author: Harold Minkwitz Category: Scenery - Trees,...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-07 Articles
...Wood Page: 66 Author: Harold Minkwitz Category: Structures Description:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-09 Articles
...Pond Page: 87 Author: Harold Minkwitz Category: Scenery - Waterside...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-03 Articles
...Pickups Page: 89 Author: Harold Minkowitz Category: Electronics Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-12 Articles
...This article focuses on a portion of Harold Werthwein's layout that features moving coal. The...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...2007-03 Page: 89 Author: Harold Minkowitz Category: Electronics Description:...

...This article focuses on a portion of Harold Werthwein's layout that features moving coal. The...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...2005-03 Page: 76 Author: Harold Minkwitz Category: Scenery Description:...

harp
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...home. My point, here, is not to harp on the company, but rather to realize...

harper
Chartiers Branch - Dunbar & Wallace Lumber
...web site contains historical information about J. Harper Wallace who was a prominent citizen of...

Great Model Railroads 1999
...HO Bitterroot Lines 82 The Sn3 Harper Valley Lines Don Harper's Sn3 layout.

... The Sn3 Harper Valley Lines Don Harper's Sn3 layout.

Magazine Articles By Author
...Tangney - 2 articles Jared V. Harper - 1 articles Jean-Bernard André...

...York - 1 articles Terence F. Harper - 1 articles Terry Black...

Magazine Articles By Jared V. Harper
...Library - Magazine Articles By Jared V. Harper My Library - Magazine Articles By Jared...

...Library - Magazine Articles By Jared V. Harper 04/08/2014 Kitbashing...

Magazine Articles By John Armstrong
...a track plan for a client, Jared Harper, to model the ATSF Alma District in...

Magazine Articles By Terence F. Harper
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...Library - Magazine Articles By Terence F. Harper 04/08/2014 A...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...a track plan for a client, Jared Harper, to model the ATSF Alma District in...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
... 26 Author: Terence F. Harper Description: This page shows scale drawings...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
... 60 Author: Jared V. Harper Scale: HO Description: The author...

Model Railroader 2006-08 Articles
...a track plan for a client, Jared Harper, to model the ATSF Alma District in...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-11/12 Articles
... 26 Author: Terence F. Harper Category: Locomotives - Steam Description:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-08 Articles
... 60 Author: Jared V. Harper Category: Structures - Industrial Scale:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... 60 Author: Jared V. Harper Category: Structures - Industrial Description:...

...a track plan for a client, Jared Harper, to model the ATSF Alma District in...

harriman
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
... RDG 2-8-0 Class I5c 49 Harriman 2-8-0 52 SP 2-8-0 Narrow Gauge...

...PRR and LI 4-6-0 G5 120 Harriman 4-6-0 121 C&NW 4-4-2 Class D...

...B&S, W&LE 4-4-2 Class A9 126 Harriman 4-4-2 SP. UP, C&A 128 SP...

... GN 4-6-2 Class H4 136 Harriman 4-6-2 Light 139 PRR 4-6-2 Class...

Magazine Articles By Al Crisp
... HO Description: Using an MDC Harriman RPO, the author built a model of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
... HO Description: Using an MDC Harriman RPO, the author built a model of...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-08 Articles
... HO Description: Using an MDC Harriman RPO, the author built a model of...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Passenger Cars Description: Using an MDC Harriman RPO, the author built a model of...

harrington
Magazine Articles By William V. Russell
...Also photographed are the Preston, MD and Harrington, DE passenger depots.

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...Also photographed are the Preston, MD and Harrington, DE passenger depots. Horseshoe Magazine:...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.4 Articles
...Also photographed are the Preston, MD and Harrington, DE passenger depots.

harris
Magazine Articles By Author
...Steve Funney - 1 articles Steve Harris - 2 articles Steve Holtzheimer...

...Tom Gustafson - 1 articles Tom Harris - 1 articles Tom Hayden...

...William Hanley - 1 articles William Harris - 1 articles William Hitchner...

Magazine Articles By Ed Swain
... 04/08/2014 Building "HARRIS" Tower Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

Magazine Articles By Steve Harris
My Library - Magazine Articles By Steve Harris My Library - Magazine Articles By Steve...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Steve Harris 04/08/2014 Building...

Magazine Articles By Tom Harris
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...My Library - Magazine Articles By Tom Harris 04/08/2014 The...

Magazine Articles By William Harris
My Library - Magazine Articles By William Harris My Library - Magazine Articles By William...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By William Harris 04/08/2014 Tools!...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...Page: 28 Author: Steve Harris Scale: HOn3 Description: This photo...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Page: 20 Author: Tom Harris Scale: HO Description: Detailed photos...

Magazine Articles By Category: Painting & Weathering
...Page: 72 Author: Steve Harris Scale: any Description: This article...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...while not all being the same. Building "HARRIS" Tower Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...Page: 58 Author: William Harris Description: This article describes how to...

Garden Railways 2009-04 Articles
...Page: 58 Author: William Harris Category: Tools Description: This...

Model Railroader 2003-11 Articles
...Page: 72 Author: Steve Harris Category: Painting & Weathering Scale:...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-09/10 Articles
...Page: 28 Author: Steve Harris Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

NMRA Bulletin 2003-03 Articles
...Page: 20 Author: Tom Harris Category: Locomotives - Diesel Scale:...

The Keystone Modeler 75 Autumn 2010 Articles
...Includes prototype and many model photos. Building "HARRIS" Tower Page: 13 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...assembly, mast, electronics, and layout installation. Building "HARRIS" Tower Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

...Page: 20 Author: Tom Harris Category: Locomotives - Diesel Description:...

Magazine Articles for HOn3 Scale
...Page: 28 Author: Steve Harris Category: Layout Construction Description:...

harrisburg
P & C Railroad Version 4 - Layout Design
...based on the Pennsylvania Railroad in between Harrisburg and Pittsburg. A roundhouse and turntable in...

Magazine Articles By Ivan E. Frantz, Jr.
...in Altoona, Horseshoe Curve in the 1860's, Harrisburg train station, U.S. Military R.R., Potomac Creek...

...4-6-0 #78, Cumberland Valley RR's locomotive #14, Harrisburg viewed from across the Susquehanna River, replacement...

Magazine Articles By Neal A. Schorr
...was never completed). This line ran between Harrisburg and Pittsburg, PA. The author's version assumes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...was never completed). This line ran between Harrisburg and Pittsburg, PA. The author's version assumes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...in Altoona, Horseshoe Curve in the 1860's, Harrisburg train station, U.S. Military R.R., Potomac Creek...

...4-6-0 #78, Cumberland Valley RR's locomotive #14, Harrisburg viewed from across the Susquehanna River, replacement...

Model Railroader 1990-05 Articles
...was never completed). This line ran between Harrisburg and Pittsburg, PA. The author's version assumes...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...in Altoona, Horseshoe Curve in the 1860's, Harrisburg train station, U.S. Military R.R., Potomac Creek...

...4-6-0 #78, Cumberland Valley RR's locomotive #14, Harrisburg viewed from across the Susquehanna River, replacement...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...was never completed). This line ran between Harrisburg and Pittsburg, PA. The author's version assumes...

harrison
Magazine Articles By J.R. Dunlop
... 04/08/2014 2-foot Gauge Bridgton & Harrison Railroad Boxcar #56 Magazine: Narrow...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Boxcars
...WordPerfect for DOS. 2-foot Gauge Bridgton & Harrison Railroad Boxcar #56 Magazine: Narrow...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2007-01/02 Articles
...18, and 19 2-foot Gauge Bridgton & Harrison Railroad Boxcar #56 Page: 57 Author:...

harry
Great Model Railroads 1994
...Model Railroad Museum's HO-scale layout. 36 Harry Robert's O-scale Empire: Eastern Railroading in a...

Magazine Articles By Author
...articles Harold Russell - 15 articles Harry Bonham - 5 articles Harry Hieke...

...articles Harry Bonham - 5 articles Harry Hieke - 3 articles Harry Hilliard...

...articles Harry Hieke - 3 articles Harry Hilliard - 1 articles Harry W....

...articles Harry Hilliard - 1 articles Harry W. Brunk - 4 articles Harvey...

Magazine Articles By Harry Bonham
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Bonham My Library - Magazine Articles By...

...Bonham My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Bonham 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By Harry Hieke
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Hieke My Library - Magazine Articles By...

...Hieke My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Hieke 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By Harry Hilliard
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...Hilliard My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Hilliard 04/08/2014...

Magazine Articles By Harry W. Brunk
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...Brunk My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry W. Brunk...

Magazine Articles By Malcolm Furlow
...based on the American narrow gauge prototype. Harry Clark's Indian Creek Valley Ry. Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Tank Cars
...1990-02 Page: 104 Author: Harry Hilliard Description: Prototype photos, scale drawings,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...of the layout discussed in the text. Harry Clark's Indian Creek Valley Ry. Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...2002 Page: 10 Author: Harry Hieke Description: Building working roof hatches....

...2002 Page: 14 Author: Harry Hieke Description: This series of articles...

...2002 Page: 47 Author: Harry Hieke Description: This installment covers building...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Mountains
...1988-01 Page: 93 Author: Harry W. Brunk Description: A description of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...2008-09/10 Page: 76 Author: Harry W. Brunk Scale: HO Description:...

...1990-02 Page: 80 Author: Harry Bonham Description: Article includes prototype photos,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...2008-11/12 Page: 72 Author: Harry W. Brunk Description: The author describes...

...1996-04 Page: 60 Author: Harry Bonham Description: This structure was built...

...1996-05 Page: 76 Author: Harry Bonham Scale: HO Description: This...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Towns/Cities
...1991-06 Page: 65 Author: Harry Bonham Description: This article describes a...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...1990-01 Page: 122 Author: Harry W. Brunk Scale: HO Description:...

...1991-01 Page: 88 Author: Harry Bonham Description: The installment covers the...

Model Railroader 1985-12 Articles
...Articles 04/08/2014 Harry Clark's Indian Creek Valley Ry. Page:...

Model Railroader 1988-01 Articles
...Fences Page: 93 Author: Harry W. Brunk Category: Scenery -...

Model Railroader 1990-01 Articles
...Ramp Page: 122 Author: Harry W. Brunk Category: Structures -...

Model Railroader 1990-02 Articles
...Co. Page: 80 Author: Harry Bonham Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards...

...Cars Page: 104 Author: Harry Hilliard Category: Freight Cars -...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-09/10 Articles
...Warehouse Page: 76 Author: Harry W. Brunk Category: Structures -...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-11/12 Articles
...Georgetown Page: 72 Author: Harry W. Brunk Category: Structures -...

O Scale Trains Magazine 01 March 2002 Articles
...1 Page: 14 Author: Harry Hieke Category: Locomotives - Steam...

O Scale Trains Magazine 02 May 2002 Articles
...2 Page: 47 Author: Harry Hieke Category: Locomotives - Steam...

O Scale Trains Magazine 03 July 2002 Articles
...3 Page: 10 Author: Harry Hieke Category: Locomotives - Steam...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-01 Articles
...2 Page: 88 Author: Harry Bonham Category: Structures - Track-side...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-06 Articles
...Company Page: 65 Author: Harry Bonham Category: Structures - Towns/Cities...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-04 Articles
...Co. Page: 60 Author: Harry Bonham Category: Structures - Industrial...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-05 Articles
...2 Page: 76 Author: Harry Bonham Category: Structures - Industrial...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...2008-09/10 Page: 76 Author: Harry W. Brunk Category: Structures -...

...of the layout discussed in the text. Harry Clark's Indian Creek Valley Ry. Magazine:...

...1990-01 Page: 122 Author: Harry W. Brunk Category: Structures -...

...1996-05 Page: 76 Author: Harry Bonham Category: Structures - Industrial...

harrytown
Magazine Articles By Mike Blumensaadt
...Blumensaadt 04/08/2014 Harrytown, Santa Alicia & Santa Elena Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...a track plan and many close-up photos. Harrytown, Santa Alicia & Santa Elena Magazine:...

N-Scale 2003-03/04 Articles
...for tie replacement, including a GHQ Backhoe. Harrytown, Santa Alicia & Santa Elena Page:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...wiring and train control for these modules. Harrytown, Santa Alicia & Santa Elena Magazine:...

harsh
Tools - Lightbox
...white sheet does is completely hide any harsh shadows. Note how the shadows under the...

harstine
Magazine Articles By Author
...Ken Goslett - 1 articles Ken Harstine - 1 articles Ken Kraemer...

...Ehlers - 1 articles Kenneth L. Harstine - 2 articles Kenneth R. Ely...

Magazine Articles By Ken Harstine
My Library - Magazine Articles By Ken Harstine My Library - Magazine Articles By Ken...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Ken Harstine 04/08/2014 Improving...

Magazine Articles By Kenneth L. Harstine
...Library - Magazine Articles By Kenneth L. Harstine My Library - Magazine Articles By Kenneth...

...Library - Magazine Articles By Kenneth L. Harstine 04/08/2014 Aspens...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Page: 62 Author: Ken Harstine Scale: N Description: Improving the...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
... 20 Author: Kenneth L. Harstine Scale: N Description: Using insulated...

Magazine Articles By Category: Trolley
... 40 Author: Kenneth L. Harstine Scale: N Description: After doing...

N-Scale 2000-09/10 Articles
...Page: 62 Author: Ken Harstine Category: Locomotives - Diesel Scale:...

N-Scale 2002-07/08 Articles
... 40 Author: Kenneth L. Harstine Category: Trolley Scale: N...

N-Scale 2003-07/08 Articles
... 20 Author: Kenneth L. Harstine Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs,...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
... 20 Author: Kenneth L. Harstine Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs,...

... 40 Author: Kenneth L. Harstine Category: Trolley Description: After...

...Page: 62 Author: Ken Harstine Category: Locomotives - Diesel Description:...

hart
Magazine Articles By Andy Sperandeo
...Description: Painting the Stewart Hobbies' U25B. Hart Selective Ballast Car Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles By Ken Sasso
... 04/08/2014 The Rio Grande's Hart Lake Division Magazine: Model Railroader...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...how to build one of these cars. Hart Selective Ballast Car Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...make them work again. The Rio Grande's Hart Lake Division Magazine: Model Railroader...

Model Railroader 1984-11 Articles
...name and web site for this club). Hart Selective Ballast Car Page: 89 Author:...

Model Railroader 1994-12 Articles
... 04/08/2014 The Rio Grande's Hart Lake Division Page: 76 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...two-page fold-out. The layout features B&O steam-era. Hart Selective Ballast Car Magazine: Model...

...completely scratchbuilt from styrene. The Rio Grande's Hart Lake Division Magazine: Model Railroader...

harter
Magazine Articles By Author
...Randy Brown - 1 articles Randy Harter - 1 articles Randy LaFramboise...

Magazine Articles By Randy Harter
My Library - Magazine Articles By Randy Harter My Library - Magazine Articles By Randy...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Randy Harter 04/08/2014 Steam...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...Page: 42 Author: Randy Harter Scale: O Description: Photo essay...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1977-08 Articles
...Page: 42 Author: Randy Harter Category: Locomotives - Steam Scale:...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...Page: 42 Author: Randy Harter Category: Locomotives - Steam Description:...

hartford
Great Model Railroads 2013
...For Now? Bob Collett's HO-scale Huntington & Hartford is a completed layout. It is a...

Magazine Articles By George Melvin
...to the New York, New Haven & Hartford ("NH"). Includes lots of prototype photos. GP40:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...to the New York, New Haven & Hartford ("NH"). Includes lots of prototype photos. Alco...

Model Railroading 2005-07 Articles
...to the New York, New Haven & Hartford ("NH"). Includes lots of prototype photos. A...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Great Model Railroads Vol 43
...John Pryke's New York, New Haven & Hartford crams a lot of HO scale mileage...

hartland
Magazine Articles By John Morrison
...modified commercial mechanisms by LGB, Bachmann, and Hartland.

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...modified commercial mechanisms by LGB, Bachmann, and Hartland. Earl Johnson's Siamese Twins Magazine:...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-09/10 Articles
...modified commercial mechanisms by LGB, Bachmann, and Hartland. Waynesburg & Washington On30 Rail Truck Page:...

Magazine Articles for Large Scale Scale
...modified commercial mechanisms by LGB, Bachmann, and Hartland. From Mogadishu, With Love Magazine:...

hartoy
S-scale Vehicles
...tons. This model was manufactured by Hartoy, Inc. in 1991 as part of their...

...and in different colors, all made by Hartoy. 1940 Cadillac Fleetwood Series 75...

harvested
Magazine Articles By Ken Larson
...or two seasons. They are baked when harvested, then prepared. The article covers in detail...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
...or two seasons. They are baked when harvested, then prepared. The article covers in detail...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-08 Articles
...or two seasons. They are baked when harvested, then prepared. The article covers in detail...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...or two seasons. They are baked when harvested, then prepared. The article covers in detail...

harvesting
Magazine Articles By Ted Wurm
...Wurm 04/08/2014 Harvesting Salt by Rail Magazine: Railroad...

...Category: Railroads Description: Salt harvesting in the San Francisco Bay area involves...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...the junction. Many period photograph are included. Harvesting Salt by Rail Magazine: Railroad...

... Ted Wurm Description: Salt harvesting in the San Francisco Bay area involves...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-09 Articles
...headlamps. Includes circuit diagrams and parts list. Harvesting Salt by Rail Page: 64 Author:...

...Category: Railroads Description: Salt harvesting in the San Francisco Bay area involves...

harvey
Magazine Articles By Author
...Harry W. Brunk - 4 articles Harvey J. Simon - 7 articles Henry...

Magazine Articles By Harvey J. Simon
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harvey J. Simon My Library - Magazine Articles...

...Simon My Library - Magazine Articles By Harvey J. Simon...

Magazine Articles By Category: Cabooses
...the round windows. Craftsman Trophy To Mal Harvey Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-11...

...G Description: This model by Malcolm Harvey features exquisite detailing on the exterior and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...1999-11 Page: 96 Author: Harvey J. Simon Scale: HO Description:...

...1999-12 Page: 88 Author: Harvey J. Simon Scale: HO Description:...

...2000-01 Page: 100 Author: Harvey J. Simon Scale: HO Description:...

...2000-02 Page: 72 Author: Harvey J. Simon Scale: HO Description:...

...2000-03 Page: 94 Author: Harvey J. Simon Scale: HO Description:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...1989-09 Page: 65 Author: Harvey J. Simon Scale: HO Description:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Towns/Cities
...1991-01 Page: 128 Author: Harvey J. Simon Scale: HO Description:...

Model Railroader 1989-09 Articles
...Factory Page: 65 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Structures -...

Model Railroader 1991-01 Articles
...Sun Page: 128 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Structures -...

Model Railroader 1999-11 Articles
...2 Page: 96 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

Model Railroader 1999-12 Articles
...3 Page: 88 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

Model Railroader 2000-01 Articles
...4 Page: 100 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

Model Railroader 2000-02 Articles
...5 Page: 72 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

Model Railroader 2000-03 Articles
...6 Page: 94 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-11 Articles
...Model photos only. Craftsman Trophy To Mal Harvey Page: 30 Category: Cabooses...

...G Description: This model by Malcolm Harvey features exquisite detailing on the exterior and...

Magazine Articles for G Scale
...garden railroad construction. Craftsman Trophy To Mal Harvey Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-11...

...Cabooses Description: This model by Malcolm Harvey features exquisite detailing on the exterior and...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...1991-01 Page: 128 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Structures -...

...1999-11 Page: 96 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

...1999-12 Page: 88 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

...2000-01 Page: 100 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

...2000-02 Page: 72 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

...2000-03 Page: 94 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Layout Construction...

...1989-09 Page: 65 Author: Harvey J. Simon Category: Structures -...

hassle
The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...shipping outside the U.S. wasn't worth the hassle. I did sell a number of items...

...the large majority pay quickly and without hassle. I have been able to maintain a...

hassles
Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...get it within a week and without hassles. These little cameras have quite a following....

hat
S-scale Vehicles
...insurance in 1935 and used a fire hat as its emblem. In 1979 the logo...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Detailing
...An finally, I painted his shirt and hat. I made a simple platform from strip...

hatch
Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...that I'll ever buy. Thanks to Stephen Hatch of Railway Engineering, I learned that it...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Exterior
...supposed to be some sort of access hatch. There is a tiny strip on the...

...strip on the top of that brass hatch that needs to be bent down at...

...be able to install the large brass hatch flush on the body I had to...

Magazine Articles By Dick Billings
...N Description: Scratchbuilding metal roofs and hatch platforms. Includes many detailed photos of the...

Magazine Articles By Spike Brown
...Scale: Large Scale Description: Gordon Hatch's backyard has a traction layout with 450...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Refrigerator Cars
...A materials list is also included. Canada's Eight-hatch Iced Refrigerator Cars Part III Magazine:...

...N Description: Scratchbuilding metal roofs and hatch platforms. Includes many detailed photos of the...

Magazine Articles By Category: Garden Railroading
...Scale: Large Scale Description: Gordon Hatch's backyard has a traction layout with 450...

N-Scale 2003-07/08 Articles
...N Description: Scratchbuilding metal roofs and hatch platforms. Includes many detailed photos of the...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1977-07 Articles
...Scale: Large Scale Description: Gordon Hatch's backyard has a traction layout with 450...

Magazine Articles for Large Scale Scale
... Garden Railroading Description: Gordon Hatch's backyard has a traction layout with 450...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Cars Description: Scratchbuilding metal roofs and hatch platforms. Includes many detailed photos of the...

hatches
Product Photos - B.T.S.
...package). S-scale part #02084 Alco sand filler hatches (4 per package). S-scale part #02302 flexible...

Equipment - PRR GLd Hopper - Photo Gallery
... 09/02/2010 The hopper hatches actually open on the model! This is...

Magazine Articles By Al Warren
...training center for new employees. Replacement Grain Hatches Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-08...

...Hoppers Scale: HO Description: Detailing hatches on covered grain hoppers. Scratchbuilding Skei Coal...

Magazine Articles By Harry Hieke
... 04/08/2014 Working Windows, Hatches Part 3 Magazine: O Scale...

...- Steam Description: Building working roof hatches. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 1...

... Building working roof hatches. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 1 Magazine:...

...will cover how to making working windows, hatches, and doors for steam locomotives. This first...

...the typical tools you need. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 2 Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Jim Providenza
...irons and ladder rungs, and added roof hatches. Painting and weathering completed the project. The...

Magazine Articles By Keith M. Kohlmann
...the air brake reservoir, opening the ice hatches, weathering the couplers, airbrushing the units with...

Magazine Articles By Scott Lupia
...He models summer time so the roof hatches and engine compartment doors are modeled open....

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...Author: Ken Edmier Replacement Grain Hatches Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-08...

...Warren Scale: HO Description: Detailing hatches on covered grain hoppers. Scratchbuild a Wartime...

...irons and ladder rungs, and added roof hatches. Painting and weathering completed the project. The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Refrigerator Cars
...the air brake reservoir, opening the ice hatches, weathering the couplers, airbrushing the units with...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...He models summer time so the roof hatches and engine compartment doors are modeled open....

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...history and many prototype photos. Working Windows, Hatches Part 3 Magazine: O Scale...

...Harry Hieke Description: Building working roof hatches. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 1...

... Building working roof hatches. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 1 Magazine:...

...will cover how to making working windows, hatches, and doors for steam locomotives. This first...

...the typical tools you need. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 2 Magazine:...

N Scale Railroading 2005-03/04 Articles
...the air brake reservoir, opening the ice hatches, weathering the couplers, airbrushing the units with...

O Scale Trains Magazine 01 March 2002 Articles
...the scale you are modeling. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 1 Page: 14...

...will cover how to making working windows, hatches, and doors for steam locomotives. This first...

O Scale Trains Magazine 02 May 2002 Articles
...front pilots, and interior details. Working Windows, Hatches & Doors Part 2 Page: 47...

O Scale Trains Magazine 03 July 2002 Articles
...photos, a rough track plan. Working Windows, Hatches Part 3 Page: 10 Author:...

...- Steam Description: Building working roof hatches.

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-04 Articles
...He models summer time so the roof hatches and engine compartment doors are modeled open....

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-08 Articles
...of the real Gilpin Tramway. Replacement Grain Hatches Page: 58 Author: Al...

...Hoppers Scale: HO Description: Detailing hatches on covered grain hoppers. Kitbashing a CN...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-12 Articles
...irons and ladder rungs, and added roof hatches. Painting and weathering completed the project. The...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...He models summer time so the roof hatches and engine compartment doors are modeled open....

...F40PH using Microscale's decal set. Replacement Grain Hatches Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-08...

...Freight Cars - Hoppers Description: Detailing hatches on covered grain hoppers. Repowering a B23-7...

...irons and ladder rungs, and added roof hatches. Painting and weathering completed the project. The...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...the air brake reservoir, opening the ice hatches, weathering the couplers, airbrushing the units with...

hats
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...like about these is that they have hats, which seems more "prototypical". Here is a...

hauff
Magazine Articles By Author
...- 1 articles Ed, Steve, and Jim Hauff - 1 articles Edmund Schultz...

Magazine Articles By Ed, Steve, and Jim Hauff
...Magazine Articles By Ed, Steve, and Jim Hauff My Library - Magazine Articles By Ed,...

...Magazine Articles By Ed, Steve, and Jim Hauff 04/08/2014 The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
...Author: Ed, Steve, and Jim Hauff Scale: G Description: A freelance...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2008-10 Articles
...Author: Ed, Steve, and Jim Hauff Category: Passenger Cars Scale:...

Magazine Articles for G Scale
...Author: Ed, Steve, and Jim Hauff Category: Passenger Cars Description:...

haul
Magazine Articles By Jeff Wilson
...When were running boards banned? Did boxcars haul grain? Car Weighting Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles By Lou Sassi
... 04/08/2014 Build for The Long Haul Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-07 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Tom Houle
...tie car. These cars were used to haul ties and rail to the track laying...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Boxcars
...When were running boards banned? Did boxcars haul grain? Boxcars for the Fun of It...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...East LaSalle area. Build for The Long Haul Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-07 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: M.O.W. Equipment
...tie car. These cars were used to haul ties and rail to the track laying...

Model Railroader 2000-04 Articles
...When were running boards banned? Did boxcars haul grain? Doodlebugs Page: 44 Author:...

Model Railroader 2006-07 Articles
...rivers and creeks. Build for The Long Haul Page: 72 Author: Lou...

O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007 Articles
...tie car. These cars were used to haul ties and rail to the track laying...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...a parts list. Build for The Long Haul Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-07 Page:...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...tie car. These cars were used to haul ties and rail to the track laying...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR FM Flat Car
...Apparently these FM cars were used to haul the "John Bull" equipment that is in...

hauled
Magazine Articles By Doug Kisala
... 04/08/2014 Class MP54 "Steam Hauled" Cars Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
...article on the car. Class MP54 "Steam Hauled" Cars Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

The Keystone Modeler 37 August 2006 Articles
...a scale steam engine. Class MP54 "Steam Hauled" Cars Page: 18 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...trainsets available in 1985. Class MP54 "Steam Hauled" Cars Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

hauler
Great Model Railroads 2014
.../ Description 8 A Heavy-duty Coal Hauler Comes Back to Life Gerry Albers describes...

Magazine Articles By Dean Freytag
... 04/08/2014 A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-02...

Magazine Articles By John Nehrich
...how to model a common steam-era oil hauler. Bangor & Aroostook Newsprint Boxcar in HO...

Magazine Articles By Category: Automobiles
...Robinson refrigerator container. A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-02...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Tank Cars
...how to model a common steam-era oil hauler. Bridgton & Saco River RR Tank Car...

Model Railroader 1987-12 Articles
...how to model a common steam-era oil hauler. ABCs: Going Beyond the Train Set Page:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-02 Articles
...are also included A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Page: 66 Author: Dean...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...this little project. A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-02...

...how to model a common steam-era oil hauler. An Easy Cinderblock Factory Kitbash Magazine:...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Great Model Railroads Vol 30
...Stewart's Hooch Junction is an Appalachian coal hauler with a special emphasis on water scenes....

hauling
Chartiers Branch - General Information
... 2-8-2 L1 "Mikado" coal hauling yes (confirmed) 2-10-0...

... 2-10-0 I1 "Decapod" coal hauling no (too heavy for rail)...

... 2-10-2 N2 heavy coal hauling no (too heavy for rail)...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Prototype Information
...necessary because the H21a was used for hauling coal rather than the lighter coke. All...

Great Model Railroads 2011
...New York Branchline Memories HO-scale. 16 Hauling Anthracite on the Reading HO-scale. 26...

hauls
Magazine Articles By Elden Gatwood
... How to model a car that hauls butchered animal waste.

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Gondolas
... How to model a car that hauls butchered animal waste.

The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004 Articles
... How to model a car that hauls butchered animal waste.

Railroading Videos in My Library - Steam Trains
...in Excursion Service; The Schuylkill Shifter: 2102 Hauls Coal. There is a total of 1,200...

haupt
Magazine Articles By Herbert C. Archdeacon
...Vice President of the PRR, and Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt later...

...Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt later took over the engineering challenge in...

Magazine Articles By Ivan E. Frantz, Jr.
...bridge in Virginia, testing a prefabricated Herman Haupt truss bridge, design diagram of PRR Rockville...

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...bridge in Virginia, testing a prefabricated Herman Haupt truss bridge, design diagram of PRR Rockville...

...Vice President of the PRR, and Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt later...

...Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt later took over the engineering challenge in...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...bridge in Virginia, testing a prefabricated Herman Haupt truss bridge, design diagram of PRR Rockville...

...Vice President of the PRR, and Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt later...

...Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt later took over the engineering challenge in...

haven
Great Model Railroads 1995
...80 A Tale of the York Haven Turn Author: John Klotz. The author describes...

Great Model Railroads 1998

Great Model Railroads 2000
...9 84 Bill Aldrich's New Haven Shore Line The HO-scale layout takes up...

Great Model Railroads 2001
...60 20 Years of the New Haven John Pryke describes his well-known layout and...

Magazine Articles By Dallas Mallerich III
...meant to the hobby. Potomac & Brown Haven Railroad Magazine: N Scale Railroading...

Magazine Articles By Dave Messer
...There are many construction photos. The New Haven's Magnificent War Babies Magazine: Railroad...

Magazine Articles By David Messer
... 04/08/2014 New Haven Memories Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

... The author's memories of the New Haven Railroad's Valley Branch. Includes prototype photos of...

Magazine Articles By George Melvin
...this engine to the New York, New Haven & Hartford ("NH"). Includes lots of prototype...

Magazine Articles By Gordon Odegard
...model could be built in HO-scale. New Haven Class EP-1 Electric Locomotive Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By J.C. Smith, Jr.
... 04/08/2014 New Haven's EMD FL9's Magazine: Railroad Model...

Magazine Articles By Jerry Schnur
...by a pair of American Flyer New Haven coaches kitbashed into a dining facility.

Magazine Articles By John Klotz
... 04/08/2014 The York Haven RR Co. Magazine: Model Railroader...

...between the New York Central and New Haven railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Creating 2x4 traction layouts. Potomac & Brown Haven Railroad Magazine: N Scale Railroading...

...Author: Steve Anderson The York Haven RR Co. Magazine: Model Railroader...

...between the New York Central and New Haven railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...this engine to the New York, New Haven & Hartford ("NH"). Includes lots of prototype...

...and covers repainting the Minitrix models. New Haven's EMD FL9's Magazine: Railroad Model...

...is through a Soundtraxx decoder. The New Haven's Magnificent War Babies Magazine: Railroad...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Electric
...Photos of part close-ups are included. New Haven Class EP-1 Electric Locomotive Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...furniture factory that was a mill. New Haven Memories Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

... The author's memories of the New Haven Railroad's Valley Branch. Includes prototype photos of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Towns/Cities
...by a pair of American Flyer New Haven coaches kitbashed into a dining facility. Build...

Model Railroader 1987-12 Articles
...with derailments and buying new equipment. New Haven Class EP-1 Electric Locomotive Page: 122...

Model Railroader 1990-12 Articles
... 04/08/2014 The York Haven RR Co. Page: 94 Author:...

...between the New York Central and New Haven railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to...

Model Railroading 2005-07 Articles
...this engine to the New York, New Haven & Hartford ("NH"). Includes lots of prototype...

N Scale Railroading 2004-09/10 Articles
...crew, and classification flags. Potomac & Brown Haven Railroad Page: 36 Author:...

NASG Dispatch 2010-06 Articles
...by a pair of American Flyer New Haven coaches kitbashed into a dining facility. The...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-10 Articles
...for long trains to be run. New Haven's EMD FL9's Page: 43 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-01 Articles
...transforming them into unique buildings. The New Haven's Magnificent War Babies Page: 92 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-01 Articles
... 04/08/2014 New Haven Memories Page: 48 Author:...

... The author's memories of the New Haven Railroad's Valley Branch. Includes prototype photos of...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...the edge of the layout. The New Haven's Magnificent War Babies Magazine: Railroad...

...maps, and suggested track plans. The York Haven RR Co. Magazine: Model Railroader...

...between the New York Central and New Haven railroads, and runs from Silvernails, NY to...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...the Kato Pocket line. Potomac & Brown Haven Railroad Magazine: N Scale Railroading...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...by a pair of American Flyer New Haven coaches kitbashed into a dining facility. Another...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Great Model Railroads Vol 43
...Published: 2003 John Pryke's New York, New Haven & Hartford crams a lot of HO...

having
S-scale Vehicles
...However, I want to be careful with having too many Mercurys on my layout, because...

DCC - Digitrax Command Station Battery
...battery needs to be replaced. I was having a problem with one of my throttles,...

Electronics Projects - Flickering Lights
...the radio somewhere under the layout without having it interfere (space-wise) with all the things...

Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...This last photo shows the helix cover having been painted. You can see the banks...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
...and it was the "big break-through" to having better success with building my track. Using...

...the lower, right corner does). I was having problems with the guard rails I had...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...to be as thin as possible without having it actually disintegrate. The area that touches...

...The photo below shows the PC ties having had their copper surface cut. Be careful...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...side of the rail (I wound up having to redo that point for this particular...

...joiner. My approach mimics the prototype by having the rail itself move. So the last...

...under the rail and out the back. Having done that, I can now solder one...

...guardrail. This completely solved the problem, without having to break the guardrail off, and it...

Painting - Paint Caddy
...but are used on the workbench. Sometimes having a full tray of five bottles is...

Painting - Paint Drawer
...full. I organized the paints by color. Having the bottom of the bottle showing makes...

General Rolling Stock - Coal Load
...to be reused. One thing I discovered (having never painted foamboard before), was that the...

General Rolling Stock - Load of Crates
...are movable and some are permanently opened). Having an empty boxcar isn't very entertaining. I...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...was able to run the locomotive without having any wires accidentally touch any other metal...

Scenery - Streets
...replace the ties under the track without having to break up the concrete paving. However,...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...hold the pole and not worry about having to treat that part as well. I...

...straight, and this is made worse by having to repeat that for the number of...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...scale Bear Creek & Eastern switching layout. Having friends that are of retirement age, I...

Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...rack, I could see bumping them and having them come down on me. The solution...

Tools - Paints
...to be used for plastic models without having to apply a primer first. External Reference:...

Tools - Roller Stand
...these. Online reports show nearly every one having the same problem. It is really not...

Tools - Small Tools
...for a little while, but then started having problems. I bought a replacement pair, and...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
...Immediately clean the rail head! I recommend having the tools right beside you. The longer...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
... 02/07/2012 I like having a workbench in the garage for those...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...make it easy to open it, while having nothing protrude from the cabinet's front. The...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...of running, I grew seriously tired of having to flip the direction switch on the...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Stake Pockets
...in the overall look of the car having the stake pockets installed. They took about...

Equipment - PRR G24 Gondola - Coupler Conversion
...they match up perfectly. I wound up having to drill out the hole to be...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Model Information
...collection. I am not aware of them having ever been produced in S-scale. I am...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Construction: Frame
...from the frame so as to avoid having the glue attach the styrene to the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...shown in the photo. I wound up having to break off the lever, fabricate a...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...has printed on it. The inconvenience of having to wait overnight to dry is minor...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...protect the details on one end while having a flat, horizontal surface on the other...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Underbody
...by name only in the kit's instructions. Having never worked on an underframe of a...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Decoder Settings
...have tried momentum, but I still prefer having the throttle directly control the engine. I...

...but I quickly got used to not having it. Reverb on the prime mover sound...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...but in the end I wound up having to remove that as well. Just a...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Painting
...Green" was too green for PRR standards. Having bought those items and having every intention...

...PRR standards. Having bought those items and having every intention to follow the instructions, I...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...could only get him to fit by having him sit on the front edge of...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Electrical Short
...taking the engine to local shows and having it run for 6-8 hours per day...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body
...need to be glued in there, and having the hole drilled all the way through...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...be scratchbuilding equipment in the future, so having a large amount of this size wire...

Equipment - SHPX Tank Car - Model Information
...over the couplers. It is identified as having been built in June 1930. This is...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...it, but that made me aware that having an exposed brake wheel like that isn't...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...to cut it loose. I wound up having to make one myself from 0.019" phosphor...

...too hard. Either way, I wound up having to form my own using 0.019" phosphor...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-09 Report
...that in this layout. I wound up having to build a ramp from the turntable...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-05 Report
...I am now approaching my mid-40s and having a harder time seeing the road numbers...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-11 Report
...removable top section of Closet Mountain. By having it be removable, I am able to...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-05 Report
...make the city appear quite big by having the backs of the building be reflected...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2003-01 Report
...lead to these yard tracks? Instead of having more than a dozen turnouts to build,...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-05 Report
...triangles in this corner, I wound up having to use a 1/4" sheet of plywood...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-10 Report
...my workbench is going to be, so having a cabinet full of tools nearby is...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Introduction
...model more of the Chartiers branch, so having the prototype information separate from the layout...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-12 Report
...is easy to start over again without having to tear out the benchwork! The base...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...of the panel cut to size and having all of the components' holes cut out....

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-02 Report
...open areas with structures. The thought of having to look at an "unfinished" layout that...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-07 Report
...07/21/2012 07/21/2012 What I like about having a layout that has some basic scenery...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-03 Report
...the more I like the idea of having the layout in a finished state at...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...keep them from get dirty, and from having the plaster cloth stick to the walls....

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...them to keep them straight. To avoid having any of the white of the paper...

Great Model Railroads 2014
...allows Allen to have his layout, without having to build one. 28 Museum Dioramas...

Magazine Articles By Allan N. Houghton
...it is useful to them, without actually having to buy it. GATX (General American Transportation...

Magazine Articles By David Dewey
...author gives a top-ten reasons why you're having trouble keeping your engines on the track.

Magazine Articles By George Hall
...small model train store in Tukwila, Washington. Having It All Colorado Style Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By John Armstrong
...are at an ideal height simply by having a step-up platform for the higher elevation....

Magazine Articles By Paul J. Dolkos
... This installment discusses the virtues of having nice scenery to help set the tone...

Magazine Articles By Phil Klein
...Railroad layout to using various signals and having them driven by computerized dispatcher's panel.

Magazine Articles By Trevor Marshall
...may be small. He discusses two-person crews, having operators create their switch lists, developing...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...Railroad layout to using various signals and having them driven by computerized dispatcher's panel. Three-Aspect...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
... This installment discusses the virtues of having nice scenery to help set the tone...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...are at an ideal height simply by having a step-up platform for the higher elevation....

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - O
...a track diagram of the RGS' area. Having It All Colorado Style Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...it is useful to them, without actually having to buy it. GATX (General American Transportation...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Other
...author gives a top-ten reasons why you're having trouble keeping your engines on the track....

Magazine Articles By Category: Operations
...may be small. He discusses two-person crews, having operators create their switch lists, developing...

Model Railroader 1987-10 Articles
...are at an ideal height simply by having a step-up platform for the higher elevation....

Model Railroader 1992-05 Articles
...it is useful to them, without actually having to buy it. GATX (General American Transportation...

Model Railroader 2003-11 Articles
...is available for N-, S-, and Z-scales. Having It All Colorado Style Page: 100...

Model Railroader 2005-11 Articles
... This installment discusses the virtues of having nice scenery to help set the tone...

N Scale Railroading 2006-09/10 Articles
...Railroad layout to using various signals and having them driven by computerized dispatcher's panel. CSX...

NASG Dispatch 2004-12 Articles
...author gives a top-ten reasons why you're having trouble keeping your engines on the track.

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-12 Articles
...may be small. He discusses two-person crews, having operators create their switch lists, developing...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...it is useful to them, without actually having to buy it. GATX (General American Transportation...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Railroad layout to using various signals and having them driven by computerized dispatcher's panel. The...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...Includes prototype narrow gauge photo from 1909. Having It All Colorado Style Magazine:...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR FM Flat Car
...visit to the museum, but I remember having a hard time determining exactly how the...

About pmrr.org
...favorite form of exercise is bike riding. Having grown up in Holland, bike-riding is essentially...

...( not religious) commitment. Political Viewpoint Having come here from a socialist nation, and...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Planning
...taken in the 1970s shows this already having been done, so I presume this was...

Furniture Factory - Main Factory Building
...holes will be drilled later on, but having the structure open made it easy to...

Lumber Storage Shed
...I'll write that off as heavy loads having warped the racks over time. The next...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...poles installed and the front fascia board having been glued to the short side of...

...to the main building. I wound up having a hard time getting all the tabs...

Structures - Outhouse
...transport the structure back and forth, without having to worry about disconnecting wires. This idea,...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...smears). This photo shows the back wall having the mortar lines painted this way. The...

Team Track Platform
...great as a team track. However, just having a box car sitting there seemed "empty"...

Trestle Bridge Diorama
...What I had lacked then was not having a jig with which to make the...

Trestle Extension
...to use too much glue to avoid having it ooze out between the planks. When...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...the motor does not exceed 10 volts. Having built the kit once, it now seems...

havoc
Tools - Router Table
...for average height people, which would wreak havoc on my lower back. So, it was...

hawaiian
Magazine Articles By Edward H. Cass
...description of this engine found on the Hawaiian Island of Oahu in 1947. Ohio River...

Magazine Articles By Mallory Hope Ferrell
...in this twenty-on-article series. Thirty-inch Gauge Railroads Hawaiian Plantation Lines Part 4 Magazine:...

...bought the equipment of the 30-inch gauge Hawaiian line and brought it to California to...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...description of this engine found on the Hawaiian Island of Oahu in 1947. Paint Shop:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...in this twenty-on-article series. Thirty-inch Gauge Railroads Hawaiian Plantation Lines Part 4 Magazine:...

...bought the equipment of the 30-inch gauge Hawaiian line and brought it to California to...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-09/10 Articles
...description of this engine found on the Hawaiian Island of Oahu in 1947. A Mule-drawn...

...near Salt Lake City. Thirty-inch Gauge Railroads Hawaiian Plantation Lines Part 4 Page: 64...

...bought the equipment of the 30-inch gauge Hawaiian line and brought it to California to...

hawk
Magazine Articles By Al Askerberg
... This model was constructed from a Hawk Model Company cable car kit fitted with...

Magazine Articles By Harry W. Brunk
... 04/08/2014 A Black Hawk Warehouse Magazine: Narrow Gauge And...

...scale drawings of this structure in Black Hawk, Colorado. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Jim Kelly
...layout is intended to extend the Kitty Hawk Central they covered starting with the December,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...layout is intended to extend the Kitty Hawk Central they covered starting with the December,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
... This model was constructed from a Hawk Model Company cable car kit fitted with...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
... 04/08/2014 A Black Hawk Warehouse Magazine: Narrow Gauge And...

...scale drawings of this structure in Black Hawk, Colorado. A Depot from Two Houses Magazine:...

Model Railroader 1985-12 Articles
...layout is intended to extend the Kitty Hawk Central they covered starting with the December,...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2007-01/02 Articles
... This model was constructed from a Hawk Model Company cable car kit fitted with...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-09/10 Articles
...how he did the conversion. A Black Hawk Warehouse Page: 76 Author:...

...scale drawings of this structure in Black Hawk, Colorado. An HO Scale Victorian Building McHugh...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... on the web . A Black Hawk Warehouse Magazine: Narrow Gauge And...

...scale drawings of this structure in Black Hawk, Colorado. A Bucket Load for a Flat...

...layout is intended to extend the Kitty Hawk Central they covered starting with the December,...

Magazine Articles for On30 Scale
... This model was constructed from a Hawk Model Company cable car kit fitted with...

hawkins
Magazine Articles By Author
...H. Wright - 1 articles John Hawkins - 3 articles John Hodson...

Magazine Articles By John Hawkins
My Library - Magazine Articles By John Hawkins My Library - Magazine Articles By John...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By John Hawkins 04/08/2014 Coal...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Page: 56 Author: John Hawkins Description: Coal mine, company town, coal...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...Page: 30 Author: John Hawkins Description: Simple, inexpensive, yet elegant homes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Homes
...Page: 28 Author: John Hawkins Scale: N Description: Using a...

N-Scale 2002-07/08 Articles
...Page: 28 Author: John Hawkins Category: Structures - Homes Scale:...

N-Scale 2002-11/12 Articles
...Page: 30 Author: John Hawkins Category: Structures Description: Simple,...

...Page: 56 Author: John Hawkins Category: Layouts Description: Coal...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Page: 28 Author: John Hawkins Category: Structures - Homes Description:...

hawthorn
Modelling Trees Part One
...silver birch, willow, beech, ivy, pollarded trees, hawthorn, hedgerows, rookeries, nests, mistletoes. 86 Low...

hayden
303 Tips for Detailing Model Railroad Scenery and Structures
...Structures Authors : Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Publisher : Kalmbach Publishing Co. Published :...

...1 3 Introduction Introduces Bob Hayden's HO-scale "Carrabasset & Dead River Ry." which...

Great Model Railroads 1991
...the Carrabasset & Dead River HO2-1/2 Bob Hayden layout. 44 Mike Bell's Pennsylvania RR...

Styrene Modeling
... 03/21/2001 Author : Bob Hayden Publisher : Evergreen Scale Models Published :...

Magazine Articles By Author
...Bob Grech - 1 articles Bob Hayden - 3 articles Bob Hegge...

...- 1 articles Dave Frary & Bob Hayden - 5 articles Dave Jacobs...

...Tom Harris - 1 articles Tom Hayden - 2 articles Tom Hiscox...

Magazine Articles By Bob Hayden
My Library - Magazine Articles By Bob Hayden My Library - Magazine Articles By Bob...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Bob Hayden 04/08/2014 Focus...

Magazine Articles By Charlie Getz
...contributions to the hobby. Includes three Bob Hayden photos of John's layout.

Magazine Articles By Dave Frary & Bob Hayden
...Magazine Articles By Dave Frary & Bob Hayden My Library - Magazine Articles By Dave...

...Magazine Articles By Dave Frary & Bob Hayden 04/08/2014 A...

Magazine Articles By Tom Hayden
My Library - Magazine Articles By Tom Hayden My Library - Magazine Articles By Tom...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Tom Hayden 04/08/2014 Modeling...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Scale: HOn3 Description: This last...

...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Description: This installment covers the basic...

...Page: 36 Author: Bob Hayden Scale: HOn2-1/2 Description: Inspired by...

...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Scale: HOn2-1/2 Description: This installment...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...05 December 2003 Author: Tom Hayden Scale: HO Description: This article...

...06 January 2004 Author: Tom Hayden Scale: HO Description: This installment...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
...contributions to the hobby. Includes three Bob Hayden photos of John's layout. The Narrow Gauge...

Magazine Articles By Category: Operations
...Page: 118 Author: Bob Hayden Scale: HOn3 Description: The author...

...Page: 132 Author: Bob Hayden Description: A small switching puzzle (solution...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Description: The article describes how to...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Towns/Cities
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Scale: HO Description: The lighthouse...

Model Railroader 1985-12 Articles
...Page: 132 Author: Bob Hayden Category: Operations Description: A...

Model Railroader 1994-12 Articles
...Page: 118 Author: Bob Hayden Category: Operations Scale: HOn3...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2007-01/02 Articles
...contributions to the hobby. Includes three Bob Hayden photos of John's layout. More Tuolumne -...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-02 Articles
...Page: 36 Author: Bob Hayden Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-03 Articles
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-04 Articles
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Layout Construction Description:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-05 Articles
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1973-09 Articles
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Structures - Towns/Cities Scale:...

...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs,...

The Keystone Modeler 05 December 2003 Articles
...5523 Part 1 Author: Tom Hayden Category: Locomotives - Steam Scale:...

The Keystone Modeler 06 January 2004 Articles
...5523 Part 2 Author: Tom Hayden Category: Locomotives - Steam Scale:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...05 December 2003 Author: Tom Hayden Category: Locomotives - Steam Description:...

...06 January 2004 Author: Tom Hayden Category: Locomotives - Steam Description:...

...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Structures - Towns/Cities Description:...

Magazine Articles for HOn2-1/2 Scale
...Page: 36 Author: Bob Hayden Category: Layout Construction Description:...

...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Layout Construction Description:...

Magazine Articles for HOn3 Scale
...Author: Dave Frary & Bob Hayden Category: Layout Construction Description:...

...Page: 118 Author: Bob Hayden Category: Operations Description: The...

hayes
Hand-laying Track - 6. Track Details
...end of spurs I like to install Hayes Wheel Stops by Tomar Industries. I used...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...a NASG Standard Gage, some Tomar Industries' Hayes wheel stops (I loved those in N-scale),...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-09 Report
... 09/25/2006 I installed a pair of Hayes wheelstops (by Tomar Industries, part # N-803)...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-12 Report
... I added Hayes Wheel Stops by Tomar Industries. In general...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-03 Report
...is not in place, I put these Hayes Wheel Stops on the rails. They prevent...

Magazine Articles By Author
...Stafford Swain - 1 articles Stan Hayes - 1 articles Stan Knotts...

Magazine Articles By Stan Hayes
My Library - Magazine Articles By Stan Hayes My Library - Magazine Articles By Stan...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Stan Hayes 04/08/2014 ATSF...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...Page: 44 Author: Stan Hayes Scale: O Description: The article...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-03 Articles
...Page: 44 Author: Stan Hayes Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...Page: 44 Author: Stan Hayes Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers...

hayward
Magazine Articles By Author
...Pat Gerstle - 1 articles Pat Hayward - 1 articles Pat Sanders...

Magazine Articles By Pat Hayward
My Library - Magazine Articles By Pat Hayward My Library - Magazine Articles By Pat...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Pat Hayward 04/08/2014 Top...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
...Page: 43 Author: Pat Hayward Description: The author describes ten small...

Garden Railways 2005-12 Articles
...Page: 43 Author: Pat Hayward Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs,...

hazel
Chartiers Branch - Track
...Canonsburg, PA 13.6 1122'6" Hazel Colliery - H.C. Frick Coke Co....

...house 23.3 1922'3" Hazel-Atlas Glass Co. No. 1 Plant...

...Sons 23.6 1947' Hazel-Atlas Glass Co. No. 2 Plant...

hazel-atlas
Chartiers Branch - Track
...house 23.3 1922'3" Hazel-Atlas Glass Co. No. 1 Plant...

...Sons 23.6 1947' Hazel-Atlas Glass Co. No. 2 Plant...

hazleton
Magazine Articles By Wayne A Sittner
...on the history of the Wilkes-Barre & Hazleton interurban railway.

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Waterside
...on the history of the Wilkes-Barre & Hazleton interurban railway.

Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-04 Articles
...on the history of the Wilkes-Barre & Hazleton interurban railway. A Styrene Tender Page:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...on the history of the Wilkes-Barre & Hazleton interurban railway. When Good Engines Go Bad...

hazy
P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-09 Report
...master bedroom). It has a lot of hazy, distant mountain ranges, and a new nearby...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...at the museum. It is a bit hazy, because we stepped out of the air-conditioned...

hazzard
Magazine Articles By Ed Sumner
... 04/08/2014 The Hazzard County Short Line Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...hold up to three 50-foot cars The Hazzard County Short Line Magazine: Model...

Model Railroader 1987-10 Articles
...for his Rocky Coast Line layout. The Hazzard County Short Line Page: 90 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...and the added narrow gauge line. The Hazzard County Short Line Magazine: Model...

hb4
General Rolling Stock - Containers
... 04/21/2012 External Reference: PRR HB4 Containers Walthers...

...like the ones the PRR classified as "HB4 - weatherproof, bulk freight". All railroads that...

...the PRR put the containers' class number, "HB4", on the skinny side of the containers....

hcl
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...Covers the GM, GV, GLa Odd, and Hcl classes and subclasses.

hd
Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...#16 is the latest that adds high-definition (HD: 1280x720) recording abilities. This version also adds...

...camera. It was recorded in the full HD quality, but compression gets applied after upload,...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - References
... Green Mountain RS-1 (video - HD!) Green Mountain RS-1 (video)...

The Cyclopedia of Industrial Modeling
...47 Cranes 16 52 HD Mill Cranes 17 57 The...

...Dorr Thickener 22 80 Bethlehem HD In Plant Mill Gons 23 83...

he/she
Trackwork - Track Cleaning
...that is used under the baby when he/she is changed. Because it is a dense...

he549ct-nd
DCC - S-CAB
...Chip Digi-key #HE549CT-ND The diagram...

...bought, as per Neil's instructions, was Digi-key #HE549CT-ND. My Installations I have articles about...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...BPS on. External Reference: Digi-Key HE549CT-ND The BPS...

...the BPS board, which is a Digi-Key HE549CT-ND. So I ordered a set of ten...

head
Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...bend determines the length of the spike head, so you can make them as long...

Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...Gauge. They snap on to the rail head and hold the rail firmly in place...

Hand-laying Track - 6. Track Details
...styrene, but you won't get the bolt head castings.

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
...way through the width of the rail head). The idea is to have the point...

Painting - Airbrush Cleaning
...bit tight. Next, you can unscrew the head. This is where the air and the...

...to the airbrush. I then screw the head on to the other end. This is...

...fully extends in and out of the head. Also make sure the trigger snaps back...

Product Photos - Archer
...heads, part #AR88071, scale 1/2" nominal, 7/8" head diameter. S-scale resin rivet heads, part #AR88072,...

...heads, part #AR88072, scale 3/8" nominal, 5/8" head diameter.

S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
...like about this coupler. First, the entire head is made of diecast metal, not plastic....

Scenery - Generic Foreground Trees
...bench vise. This one has a swiveling head, so it makes it easy to position...

Tools - Circle Cutting Jig
...three nails through the holes (ones whose head was smaller than the holes in the...

Tools - Table Saw Overarm
...some steps that left me scratching my head. This article is mostly intended as a...

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...in pretty easily. To give them this head start, I came up with the idea...

Trackwork - NJ Semaphore
...is moved. Like the prototype, the signal head has one lamp (an LED) that shines...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
...thin coat of oil covers the rail head. This makes removing the spray paint from...

...the layout room. Immediately clean the rail head! I recommend having the tools right beside...

...up the paint. Thoroughly check the rail head to make sure they are indeed clean...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Parts Identification
...the parts I was still scratching my head about. The ones on the body are...

My Layouts
...could do to eliminate the number of head injuries, back scrapes, shoulder bumps, and strained...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-07 Report
...Diamond Scale turntable was way over my head. I abandoned the idea. I cut a...

Great Model Railroads 1991
...& Ohio Allegheny Division HO-scale. 34 Head North on the Carrabasset & Dead River...

Great Model Railroads 2004
...N-scale. 92 Operating with an "Old Head" 98 Viewpoint: Old Kodachromes

Realistic Animation, Lighting & Sound
... 38 Tale of a Turning Head The engineer of an O-scale RS-3 rotates...

...engineer of an O-scale RS-3 rotates his head as the engine changes direction. 10...

...lights, tender back-up lights, and diesel directional head lights. 14 56 Fiber Optics...

Magazine Articles By Jack Consoli
...diagrams, prototype engineering drawing of the signal head, and some model construction photos. Modeling the...

Magazine Articles By Joel Rosenbaum
...from Exchange Place, Jersey City to Bay Head Jct. On that fateful day, February 6,...

Magazine Articles By Peter Pemberton
...commercial parts, the author built the signal's head assembly, mast, electronics, and layout installation.

Magazine Articles By V.S. Roseman
... Pullman servicing buildings. Passenger department offices. Head end servicing. Railway Express building. Passenger Servicing...

Magazine Articles By Category: Disaster
...from Exchange Place, Jersey City to Bay Head Jct. On that fateful day, February 6,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...commercial parts, the author built the signal's head assembly, mast, electronics, and layout installation. Building...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
... Pullman servicing buildings. Passenger department offices. Head end servicing. Railway Express building. Passenger Servicing...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...diagrams, prototype engineering drawing of the signal head, and some model construction photos. Modeling Telephone...

Model Railroader 2006-07 Articles
...commercial parts, the author built the signal's head assembly, mast, electronics, and layout installation. DCC...

Model Railroading 2002-06 Articles
... Pullman servicing buildings. Passenger department offices. Head end servicing. Railway Express building. BNSF Fall...

The Keystone Modeler 37 August 2006 Articles
...diagrams, prototype engineering drawing of the signal head, and some model construction photos.

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...from Exchange Place, Jersey City to Bay Head Jct. On that fateful day, February 6,...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...commercial parts, the author built the signal's head assembly, mast, electronics, and layout installation. Building...

...diagrams, prototype engineering drawing of the signal head, and some model construction photos. Modeling Illinois...

...The author uses LEDs to create HO-scale single-head, two-head, and overhead traffic lights. Construction and...

...author uses LEDs to create HO-scale single-head, two-head, and overhead traffic lights. Construction and final...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...and his assistant are hammering on the head of what will become a bolt. In...

...the assistant is hammering on a bolt head that is still glowing. This (over-exposed) photo...

Railroading Videos in My Library - VIA F's In The Rockies
...many days in the Jasper area we head back to the CPR and see some...

Lumber Storage Shed
...that he was going to hit his head on the roof trying to get up...

Oil Pump Jack
...found that the gearbox caused the jack head to jerk a lot. I left off...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...will need a small Philips or flat head screwdriver to install these. The smallest of...

head-end
Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...was only one detection point at each head-end of the helix (per level), I could...

head-on
Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Exterior Details
...top of the car accordingly. Here's a head-on view of the finished car end. For...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...the model up to look at them head-on, when I discovered that they were all...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-09 Report
...help the scene, too. This is a head-on shot of the center section of Closet...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...this is what it looks like looking head-on. I could then attach the connector in...

headblocks
Magazine Articles By Gerry Leone
...the targets are not on the turnout's headblocks. It includes construction diagrams and photos. Scratchbuilding...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...the targets are not on the turnout's headblocks. It includes construction diagrams and photos. Prototype...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2008-12 Articles
...the targets are not on the turnout's headblocks. It includes construction diagrams and photos. Hampton,...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...the targets are not on the turnout's headblocks. It includes construction diagrams and photos. Mr....

headed
Railroading Videos in My Library - Twilight of Steam
...snow!), 4-8-4 Reading 2100 and 2102 double headed!!, the Reading 4-8-4 in Delaware and Hudson...

header
Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...instructions show you how to install a header board (strip of styrene) on the back...

headers
Railroading Videos in My Library - Twilight of Steam
...East and the 2100 and 2102 double headers flying by at close to 60 miles...

heading
Chartiers Branch - References
...near Bridgeville, PA video. AVR-3 Heading in to Washington, PA through Brady's Tunnel...

Railroading Videos in My Library - VIA F's In The Rockies
...scenes in the Fraser Canyon area before heading back to Kicking Horse Pass. We follow...

headlamps
Magazine Articles By G.R. Stillwell, Jr.
...cab number boards, and single and dual headlamps. Includes circuit diagrams and parts list.

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...cab number boards, and single and dual headlamps. Includes circuit diagrams and parts list. A...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-09 Articles
...cab number boards, and single and dual headlamps. Includes circuit diagrams and parts list. Harvesting...

headlight
DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...want to be able to test the headlight and back-up light functions of the decoder,...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8
...to remove the shell from the engine. Headlight Replacement 01/23/2003 Upgrading the...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Headlight Replacement
...- N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Headlight Replacement N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 -...

...Replacement N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Headlight Replacement 01/23/2003...

...will shine the LED directly into the headlight lens of the body shell. The next...

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - DCC Conversion
...It did! My only concern was the headlight. It turns out that, unless you want...

...that, unless you want control over the headlight (i.e ON or OFF), you're set. The...

...(i.e ON or OFF), you're set. The headlight is ON automatically. It simply gets its...

...front drivers. I prefer to have the headlight on all the time, so there was...

...extra work for me to do. If headlight control is desired, then the white and...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - DCC Conversion
...the frame with some double-sided tape. The headlight wires are connected to that board using...

...glue. If you need to replace the headlight LED, use a hot glue gun to...

...this installation, did not have the LED headlight wired up. However, the white and blue...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...installation I am only using the engine's headlight. I am going to be doing a...

...that when I installed the shell, the headlight wires came very close to the motor...

...Upon close inspection I noticed that the headlight wires hit the side of the front...

...I also painted the back of the headlight LED with black acrylic paint so that...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Break-in
...learned that the Tsunami decoders flash the headlight when the decoder is overheating. The engine...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...wire, which is connected to the front headlight LED, soldered to a 1K ohm resistor,...

...wire I had already installed for the headlight LEDs is also connected to that common,...

...there might be any contact with the headlight LED's wires. I also put a new...

... I use the headlight to determine if the battery power is...

...about a 20-foot mainline. It had the headlight on, but it was not pulling any...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Painting
...of the engine's body, which had the headlight cavity painted with Polly Scale "Stainless Steel",...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...S-scale Yahoo Group about what kind of headlight lenses they would recommend for this project,...

...was "MV Products" lenses. I measured the headlight cavity and then went online to find...

...the size of the diameter of the headlight opening. I then hand-filed the corners of...

...rounded curve matching the inside of the headlight opening. I did two practice runs before...

...hobby shop) around the inside of the headlight opening where the lens made contact. I...

...that wall is visible. So were the headlight wires, so they were painted too. They...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-03 Report
...the turntable that was already installed. The headlight on the E8 proves that the power...

Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...turrets, throttle location, smokebox fittings, boiler-mounted accessories, headlight and generator, bell, whistle, safety valves, piping,...

Magazine Articles By Garry F. Cerrone
... 04/08/2014 Making Headlight Lenses the Easy Way Magazine:...

...Description: Using 5-minute epoxy to create headlight lenses.

Magazine Articles By Noel Holley
...parts for the trucks, brake rigging, pantograph, headlight, and motor with gearbox for the working...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Electric
...parts for the trucks, brake rigging, pantograph, headlight, and motor with gearbox for the working...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...of a Rio Grande Southern 4-6-0. Making Headlight Lenses the Easy Way Magazine:...

...Description: Using 5-minute epoxy to create headlight lenses. Missouri-Kansas-Texas Pacifics Magazine: Model...

Model Railroader 1987-11 Articles
...wings and piers using plaster also. Making Headlight Lenses the Easy Way Page: 131...

...Description: Using 5-minute epoxy to create headlight lenses. Symposium on Electronics Page: 135...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1974-02 Articles
...parts for the trucks, brake rigging, pantograph, headlight, and motor with gearbox for the working...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...parts for the trucks, brake rigging, pantograph, headlight, and motor with gearbox for the working...

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...23, 2003 - Kato E8 - Headlight Replacement January 23, 2003 -...

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... N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Headlight Replacement January 14, 2003 - Custom...

Scratch-built Turntable - Electronics
...power bus of the layout. The locomotive's headlight is on! I was able to move...

headlights
S-scale Vehicles
...removed, the underframe can be removed. The headlights of the model have clear plastic "glass",...

DCC - S-CAB
...decoder, so it supports front and rear headlights, as well as possible supplemental lighting functions...

Electronics Projects - LEDs
...engine may have an LED for its headlights (and/or ditch lights), it may not be...

...I put these SMD LEDs in the headlights of the engine, as well as under...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8
... 01/23/2003 Upgrading the model's LED headlights. Introduction 06/11/2000 About the...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Model Information
...authentic. The engine crept along. The LED headlights are directional, and the interior cab light...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...noticing that it would stop, blink the headlights nine times, and then move on again...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...Next, it is time to connect the headlights. This photo shows the white wire, which...

...interior maintenance easier). Together with the LED headlights, the shell is now "permanently" attached to...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
... For the headlights I have decided to use Surface Mount...

...LED into the cab roof. For the headlights (above) I had bought and used some...

...pair of pins for each of the headlights. You can see one of the connectors...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-08 Report
...main power bus and watch the engines' headlights light up. I could move them back...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...the best so that you can see headlights going on and off to verify the...

303 Tips for Detailing Model Railroad Scenery and Structures
...figures, painting figures, posing figures. Painting vehicles, headlights, adding loads, adding details, Americanizing European models....

Realistic Animation, Lighting & Sound
... Diode Lighting Made Easy Constant intensity headlights, locomotive classification lights, tender back-up lights, and...

Magazine Articles By Al Buchan and Lin Bongaardt, Jr.
...Description: This article covers steam locomotives headlights, markers, and class lights. Train Signals Part...

Magazine Articles By Bob Rivard
... 04/08/2014 Constant-intensity Headlights for DC Magazine: Model Railroader...

Magazine Articles By Richard E. Napper
... 04/08/2014 White LED Headlights - a Brighter Idea Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...via LED's on a control panel. Constant-intensity Headlights for DC Magazine: Model Railroader...

...for connecting throttles to cabs. White LED Headlights - a Brighter Idea Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Trains
...Description: This article covers steam locomotives headlights, markers, and class lights.

Model Railroader 2000-04 Articles
...drawing of a simple structure. White LED Headlights - a Brighter Idea Page: 82...

Model Railroader 2006-08 Articles
...in a 13' by 19' space. Constant-intensity Headlights for DC Page: 62 Author:...

The Keystone Modeler 04 November 2003 Articles
...Description: This article covers steam locomotives headlights, markers, and class lights. Upgrading the Bowser...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...a start. Includes one prototype photo. Constant-intensity Headlights for DC Magazine: Model Railroader...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...(surface-mount) LEDs that I use for locomotive headlights. After soldering magnet wire to them, I...

headphone
Electronics Projects - Flickering Lights
...component is a transistor radio with a headphone plug. You can find these in garage...

...amount of current coming out of the headphone jack of the radio is small, so...

...matter) and inserted the plug in the headphone jack of the radio. After installing the...

...really simple. You need a radio, matching headphone plug and wire, and an amber/yellow LED....

Magazine Articles By Don Fiehmann
...connect to the layout, which means standard headphone plugs and wires can be used. Article...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...connect to the layout, which means standard headphone plugs and wires can be used. Article...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1977-08 Articles
...connect to the layout, which means standard headphone plugs and wires can be used. Article...

headphones
Electronics Projects - Flickering Lights
...the photo here. A cheap set of headphones is the other part needed. Cut off...

...the other part needed. Cut off the headphones ear pieces. I made the wire as...

headquarters
S-scale Vehicles
...the Corporate Lobby at State Form Corporate Headquarters in Bloomington, IL, where it now resides."...

Chartiers Branch - Dunbar & Wallace Lumber
...Apparently it was the U.S. Plywood Corporation's headquarters for all Weldwood products and paneling. It...

Magazine Articles By John P. Allen
...to create this large Victorian-style passenger station/general headquarters building.

Magazine Articles By Scott Whitney Jr.
...which now serves as the railroad's operating headquarters. All the track is described, and includes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...which now serves as the railroad's operating headquarters. All the track is described, and includes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...to create this large Victorian-style passenger station/general headquarters building. Rochester Junction Station and Storage Building...

Model Railroader 1987-12 Articles
...which now serves as the railroad's operating headquarters. All the track is described, and includes...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-02 Articles
...to create this large Victorian-style passenger station/general headquarters building.

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...to create this large Victorian-style passenger station/general headquarters building. RMC/Dremel Kit-bashing Award Magazine:...

heads
Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...Engineering ones, and then touch the spike heads with some Floquil "Rail Brown" paint to...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...to paint all the tie plates, spike heads, guard rails, guard rail brackets, and the...

Product Photos - Archer
...3D space, the item, so as rivet heads shown below S-scale resin rivet heads,...

...heads shown below S-scale resin rivet heads, part #AR88071, scale 1/2" nominal, 7/8" head...

...nominal, 7/8" head diameter. S-scale resin rivet heads, part #AR88072, scale 3/8" nominal, 5/8" head...

Tools - Circle Cutting Jig
...to form the counter-sink for the screw heads. The smooth side of the Masonite hardboard...

...to the router. Note that the screw heads are counter-sunk into the hardboard to prevent...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
...longer you wait with cleaning the rail heads, the harder it is to clean them....

Trackwork - Track Cleaning
...removing paint and glue from the rail heads, a flat eraser or Bright Boy is...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...battery to the shelf, but the screw heads stick out above the styrene, so I...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-03 Report
...now covers the drywall gaps and screw heads. This shows the view from the model...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...trim pieces everywhere to hide the screw heads and the unevennesses of the walls. The...

Magazine Articles By Don Ledger
...Includes a side bar on embossing rivet heads in styrene using a pounce wheel. Article...

Magazine Articles By Gordon Odegard
...purpose of train order boards, types of heads, signal colors, and modeling notes. There is...

Magazine Articles By Category: Signaling
...purpose of train order boards, types of heads, signal colors, and modeling notes. There is...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Bridges
...Includes a side bar on embossing rivet heads in styrene using a pounce wheel. Article...

Model Railroader 1984-12 Articles
...purpose of train order boards, types of heads, signal colors, and modeling notes. There is...

N-Scale 2000-05/06 Articles
...Includes a side bar on embossing rivet heads in styrene using a pounce wheel. Article...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Modules Description: The article gives a heads-up of the various clubs involved in the...

...Includes a side bar on embossing rivet heads in styrene using a pounce wheel. Article...

heads-up
Trackwork - NJ Semaphore
...next signal (i.e. it acts as a "heads-up" signal), while the flat end blade indicates...

Magazine Articles By Wayne Lawson
...N Description: The article gives a heads-up of the various clubs involved in the...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...N Description: The article gives a heads-up of the various clubs involved in the...

N-Scale 2005-07/08 Articles
...N Description: The article gives a heads-up of the various clubs involved in the...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Modules Description: The article gives a heads-up of the various clubs involved in the...

health
Chartiers Branch - Canonsburg Passenger Station
...was used as the CAAA spa, a health and fitness business. It was during that...

healthy
About pmrr.org
...30 pounds and have stabilized at a healthy weight for my height. My bike riding...

...lifestyle. It is one that requires a healthy spiritual ( not religious) commitment. Political...

heaping
Trackwork - Ballasting Flextrack
...how much ballast is dispensed. Pour a heaping pile of ballast in between the tracks....

hear
Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...made no difference. It was hard to hear any of it. Add to that the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-05 Report
...you turn up the volume you can hear the Tortoise moving, and maybe even me...

heard
Trackwork - Roadbed
...to try the AMI roadbed material. I heard from experienced model railroaders that if they...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-07 Report
...a peep, hum, or buzz to be heard. What a blessing! As an added bonus,...

Magazine Articles By David Popp
...using templates. Layouts Should Be Seen and Heard! Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-08 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Dick Roberts
...well as a prototype photo. You've Never Heard it So Good Part 1 Magazine:...

...parts list, and many diagrams. You've Never Heard It So Good Part II Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...his layout. Layouts Should Be Seen and Heard! Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-08 Page:...

...lights in an SD40-2 model. You've Never Heard it So Good Part 1 Magazine:...

...parts list, and many diagrams. You've Never Heard It So Good Part II Magazine:...

Model Railroader 2006-08 Articles
...and contraction. Layouts Should Be Seen and Heard! Page: 36 Author: David...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-10 Articles
...and possible layout track plans. You've Never Heard it So Good Part 1 Page:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-11 Articles
...well as a parts list. You've Never Heard It So Good Part II Page:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...also included. Layouts Should Be Seen and Heard! Magazine: Model Railroader 2006-08 Page:...

heart
Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...me to manipulate the ballast to my heart's content without the rail getting in the...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Motor Conversion
...a picture of the locomotive before the heart-transplant. The tools needed are a pair of...

...but it did generate an increase in heart rate! ;-) The following photos shows how...

N-scale Equipment - Bowser Hoppers - Coal Load
...the look of the load to your heart's content to get that custom-loaded look.

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-02 Report
...couldn't justify the space. With a heavy heart, I had to dismantle it and send...

Great Model Railroads 1992
...terms. 11 82 Martin Fischer's Heart River Northern Author: Jim Kelly. This article...

Great Model Railroads 2008
...5 46 Deep in the Heart of Texas This Texas-based layout features the...

About pmrr.org
...still have a soft spot in my heart all these years later. I currently only...

Structures - Otto's Garage
...railroad structure, and we didn't have the heart to sell it.

heart-transplant
N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Motor Conversion
...a picture of the locomotive before the heart-transplant. The tools needed are a pair of...

heartland
Research - PRR Miscellaneous
... Hagley Digital Archives Industrial Heartland in Pennsylvania Photos of interesting...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - References
...AAR boxcar information Minnesota Heartland Railroad web site listing PRS models of...

heat
Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...the gage in place over the track, heat the solder, and let the gage take...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...away from the board if too much heat is used. I then do the same...

Tools - Work Bench LED Lighting
...cabinets, etc. No need to worry about heat. And here is my contraption. A simple,...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-08 Report
...have a small butane torch handy to heat up the air bubbles that want to...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-08 Report
...are a bit too loose. If you heat it too much or too quickly, it...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-05 Report
...paint to dry, and soldering irons to heat up, I decided that now is as...

Magazine Articles By James B. Frye
... 04/08/2014 Steam Heat Comes to the Cobwebs, Dust & Ashes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...for the diorama the author built. Steam Heat Comes to the Cobwebs, Dust & Ashes...

Model Railroader 1978-11 Articles
...materials list, and many construction photos. Steam Heat Comes to the Cobwebs, Dust & Ashes...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...the motor with a smaller one. Steam Heat Comes to the Cobwebs, Dust & Ashes...

Structures - JB Brewing Co.
...a chimney for the stove inside to heat the building during the winter months. All...

heater
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Interior
...to show in the photo was the heater (a tiny rectangular part). The flat, rectangular...

Magazine Articles By Rudy Kouhoupt
...air compressor system, and the Elesco feedwater heater system. Includes lots of close-up photos of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...air compressor system, and the Elesco feedwater heater system. Includes lots of close-up photos of...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1973-09 Articles
...air compressor system, and the Elesco feedwater heater system. Includes lots of close-up photos of...

heaters
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...safety valves, piping, water supply, injectors, feedwater heaters, air brake and compressor piping, power reverse...

Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger
...trains 24-25 and 12-23. Adding Elesco Feedwater Heaters Magazine: Model Railroader 2002-10 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...sidebar on lathe operations. Adding Elesco Feedwater Heaters Magazine: Model Railroader 2002-10 Page:...

Model Railroader 2002-10 Articles
... 04/08/2014 Adding Elesco Feedwater Heaters Page: 30 Author: Jim...

heating
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-08 Report
...MicroMark years ago) is great for carefully heating the wires that are a bit too...

Model Railroading's Guide to Model Photography
...Light stands and supports. Layout and model heating. Film and Light combinations. Existing layout lighting...

Magazine Articles By James B. Frye
...describes how he scratchbuilt a small central heating plant. Includes model photos and scale drawings.

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...describes how he scratchbuilt a small central heating plant. Includes model photos and scale drawings....

Model Railroader 1978-11 Articles
...describes how he scratchbuilt a small central heating plant. Includes model photos and scale drawings....

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...describes how he scratchbuilt a small central heating plant. Includes model photos and scale drawings....

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...got it to bend by annealing (i.e. heating the tubing with a butane torch), but...

...brass tube to bend nicely was by heating it up, and then slowly bending it...

heaven
Furniture Factory - Diorama
...layout itself needs to go to layout heaven. I had previously painted the piece of...

heavier
Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...because it seems a bit harder and heavier. This is needed to better hold the...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...the floral wire is to build the heavier branches coming directly off of the main...

...half of the dowel, and a more heavier one on the top half of the...

...the top half of the dowel. The heavier treatment on the top half also shapes...

...no leaves, you will notice that the heavier branches branch off to skinnier ones. Those...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...the plywood. Later on I will have heavier gauge power wires run down each of...

...connect all these feeder wires to the heavier bus wire. Finally, I am approaching the...

Trackwork - Track Cleaning
...That shouldn't happen, because S-scale engines are heavier and have a larger contact surface with...

Woodworking - Work Table
...it makes the bench-top look thicker and heavier. The rims were ripped to 2-7/8 so...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Frame
...square car frame. The prototype shows some heavier beams going across right where the angled...

...from the side. The car definitely feels heavier with them in it. So here we...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-09 Report
...Yes, those metal light fixtures are actually heavier than my light bar! I decided to...

About S-scale
...you even more space, due to their heavier weight, they tend to use either two...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Abutments
...diluted black acrylic paint to make the heavier vertical marks. I then applied several layers...

heaviest
Tools - Table Saw
...to the base. This is definitely the heaviest part. The store used a forklift to...

heavily
Future Layout - Givens
...flagged as "freelanced", but it will be heavily influenced by PRR standards, designs, and practices.

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...ballast, and then I soak it more heavily. The purpose of the water is just...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...up with. The method described here is heavily influenced by Gordon Gravett's first book,...

Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - Photo Gallery
...Micro-Trains N-scale X26 car (which had been heavily weathered). S-scale is exactly 2-1/2 times larger...

Automating Your Model Train Layout
...scale-specific, the majority of the book is heavily focused on 3-rail Lionel and some 2-rail...

Magazine Articles By John Gerdes
... Scenery - Mountains Description: Carving heavily weathered rock faces.

Magazine Articles By Scott Lupia
...doors are modeled open. The engine is heavily weathered. Includes 1950's prototype photos, and model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...doors are modeled open. The engine is heavily weathered. Includes 1950's prototype photos, and model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Mountains
... John Gerdes Description: Carving heavily weathered rock faces.

N-Scale 2002-11/12 Articles
... Scenery - Mountains Description: Carving heavily weathered rock faces.

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-04 Articles
...doors are modeled open. The engine is heavily weathered. Includes 1950's prototype photos, and model...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...doors are modeled open. The engine is heavily weathered. Includes 1950's prototype photos, and model...

heavily-compressed
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Introduction
...the last 1/3 of it, and a heavily-compressed format. I have compiled my research...

heavy
S-scale Vehicles
...China. The model is made out of heavy diecast with working, rubber tires. The model...

Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...it is harder to obtain, can be heavy in large quantities, is relatively expensive, and...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...Toothpicks Tweezers Some kind of heavy object Eraser / "Bright Boy"...

...still want to buckle, so use something heavy to hold the ties flat to the...

...(left of the throwbar) first. Place a heavy object against the inside curve of the...

Chartiers Branch - General Information
...Chartiers Branch starts in Carnegie. Follow the heavy black line down through Bridgeville, Canonsburg, and...

...much coal from the other railroad connections. Heavy industries later developed along the line, which...

..."Decapod" coal hauling no (too heavy for rail) 2-10-2 N2...

...rail) 2-10-2 N2 heavy coal hauling no (too heavy for...

... heavy coal hauling no (too heavy for rail) Alco S-1,...

General Rolling Stock - Coal Load
...that I wanted. The load is quite heavy now. Here's the load dropped into the...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...branches. Also, I tend to go more heavy on the green when I reach the...

Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...At this point this board is quite heavy so it took a bit of effort...

Tools - Roller Stand
...first day on the job. They are heavy and can carry 250 lbs. Each took...

Tools - Router Table
...for this table. It is a fixed-based, heavy-duty router. Most work I do is fairly...

...be installed later. This all carries the heavy weight of the cabinet, so I made...

...article here. I wanted to have a heavy bottom, and a good way to connect...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...just enough holding power without being too heavy for the plywood itself. When the track...

...on it again and put some moderately heavy weights on the track to hold it...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...code 110 wheels (part #00047). These are heavy trucks that roll beautifully. The trucks need...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...sturdy. In addition, the workbench is quite heavy now. I used the router table base...

...at the correct height. This workbench is heavy, so it needs to be securely stored...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...for the legs. This makes the table heavy, which is what we wanted. The side...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...be cut down (a good pair of heavy wire cutters will do the trick, although...

Equipment - PRR G24 Gondola - Model Information
...model weighs 8oz (228g), which is very heavy for this size model (should be about...

...(easily fixed), and it was 1.7oz too heavy (which I actually like).

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...shaft and the flywheels, because under this heavy engine, they started to slip. I then...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...shakes a lot (the body, being as heavy as it is, makes the unit a...

...it is, makes the unit a bit top-heavy). As far as the looks of the...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...are mostly pewter metal, and thus very heavy. This should produce a nice, heavy engine,...

...very heavy. This should produce a nice, heavy engine, which will help traction. A lot...

Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - Coupler Conversion
...use only the center screw. In a heavy crash, the coupler can move, but most...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...ounces, which is about 0.25 ounces too heavy for an S-scale 40-foot car. The reason...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-02 Report
...what I wound up with. One solid, heavy mainline sub-roadbed. Here's a view of the...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-01 Report
...sheet. These boards make this box quite heavy. Here's the completed box sitting on top...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-02 Report
...too couldn't justify the space. With a heavy heart, I had to dismantle it and...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
..."ground" is being glued in place (some heavy hand tools provide the weight). I also...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-11 Report
...closet and didn't realize something loose and heavy was placed on top of the box...

...rocks, ballast, etc., so they are quite heavy). I continued with a second layer of...

Great Model Railroads 2000
...layout is switching. The G-shaped layout includes heavy switching in one town, while an off-layout...

Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...USRA 2-8-2 Light 73 USRA 2-8-2 Heavy 78 NYC 2-8-2 Classes H10, H10a,...

...USRA 4-6-2 Light 147 USRA 4-6-2 Heavy 149 CNR 4-6-2 Class J4e 150...

...USRA 4-8-2 Light 171 USRA 4-8-2 Heavy 174 FEC, WP. etc. 4-8-2 177...

Magazine Articles By Al Warren
...serves the local government with salt for heavy winter days. Includes model and prototype photos,...

Magazine Articles By Bruce Goehmann
...The standards are "rural/farm", "big city", and "heavy electric" modeling. Various track plans and model...

Magazine Articles By Chuck Davis
...that appears to be made out of heavy timbers, much like the prototype. Kitbashing Three...

Magazine Articles By Dean Freytag
... 04/08/2014 A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

...gondola, crop car, "X" car (used for heavy rubble service). The Siamese Connection Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Harry W. Brunk
...structure in Black Hawk, Colorado. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Magazine: Model Railroader...

...scale diagrams for a ramp to load heavy equipment onto flat cars. Permanent Snow Fences...

Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger
...tools necessary for cutting, gripping, and bending. Heavy Industry in HO-scale Magazine: Model...

...years. His layout is famous for the heavy steel industry he has modeled. Includes many...

Magazine Articles By Jim Morin
...Morin 04/08/2014 Heavy Pacific and Mikado Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles By Rob Corriston
...The author describes how he built this heavy weathered fertilizer warehouse modeled after one in...

Magazine Articles By Robert J. Davis
...how he converted a Broadway Limited USRA Heavy Mikado into a model of this locomotive....

Magazine Articles By Category: Automobiles
...and Robinson refrigerator container. A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars
...gondola, crop car, "X" car (used for heavy rubble service). Model Railroad Maintenance of Way...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...two-page fold-out. The layout features B&O steam-era. Heavy Industry in HO-scale Magazine: Model...

...years. His layout is famous for the heavy steel industry he has modeled. Includes many...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...Great Northern. Includes two GN prototype photos. Heavy Pacific and Mikado Magazine: Model...

...how he converted a Broadway Limited USRA Heavy Mikado into a model of this locomotive....

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...The standards are "rural/farm", "big city", and "heavy electric" modeling. Various track plans and model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Industrial
...The author describes how he built this heavy weathered fertilizer warehouse modeled after one in...

...serves the local government with salt for heavy winter days. Includes model and prototype photos,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...that appears to be made out of heavy timbers, much like the prototype. Kitbashing a...

...article about the water tank. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Magazine: Model Railroader...

...scale diagrams for a ramp to load heavy equipment onto flat cars. Modeling a Temporary...

Model Railroader 1982-06 Articles
...the locomotive, scale drawings, and modeling notes. Heavy Pacific and Mikado Page: 80 Author:...

Model Railroader 1985-10 Articles
...The standards are "rural/farm", "big city", and "heavy electric" modeling. Various track plans and model...

Model Railroader 1990-01 Articles
...the Superior Sandwich Factory structure. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Page: 122 Author:...

...scale diagrams for a ramp to load heavy equipment onto flat cars. From Main Line...

Model Railroader 2003-11 Articles
...for HO-scale Kato GP35 and Athearn F-unit. Heavy Industry in HO-scale Page: 60 Author:...

...years. His layout is famous for the heavy steel industry he has modeled. Includes many...

Model Railroading 2002-10 Articles
...gondola, crop car, "X" car (used for heavy rubble service). New Badger Creek Lumber Co....

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-05 Articles
...The author describes how he built this heavy weathered fertilizer warehouse modeled after one in...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-02 Articles
...plan are also included A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Page: 66 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-01 Articles
...that appears to be made out of heavy timbers, much like the prototype. Florida Scenery...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-03 Articles
...serves the local government with salt for heavy winter days. Includes model and prototype photos,...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-09 Articles
...how he converted a Broadway Limited USRA Heavy Mikado into a model of this locomotive....

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...in this little project. A Steel Mill Heavy Hauler Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

...photo and drawings for the necessary modifications. Heavy Industry in HO-scale Magazine: Model...

...years. His layout is famous for the heavy steel industry he has modeled. Includes many...

...close-up photos of some of his industries. Heavy Pacific and Mikado Magazine: Model...

...that appears to be made out of heavy timbers, much like the prototype. Kitbashing a...

...several detail diagrams are included. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Magazine: Model Railroader...

...scale diagrams for a ramp to load heavy equipment onto flat cars. Modeling a Komatsu...

...how he converted a Broadway Limited USRA Heavy Mikado into a model of this locomotive....

...The author describes how he built this heavy weathered fertilizer warehouse modeled after one in...

...serves the local government with salt for heavy winter days. Includes model and prototype photos,...

...The standards are "rural/farm", "big city", and "heavy electric" modeling. Various track plans and model...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Super Trains
...and scenes of the newest locomotives pulling heavy tonnage across the United States. The second...

About pmrr.org
...musicians. I like rock, blues, classic rock, heavy metal, jazz, modern jazz, classical music, reggae,...

...Queen, Rush, Bob Dylan, etc. In the heavy metal genre, I like Metallica, Savatage, and...

Bascule Bridge
...beams don't wander off somewhere when a heavy diesel comes thundering by. The gussets...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...so that it didn't go on too heavy. I used deliberate vertical strokes to show...

Lumber Storage Shed
...perfectly level. I'll write that off as heavy loads having warped the racks over time....

...I then carefully cut several pieces of heavy-duty aluminum foil (bought at the grocery store)...

Structures - Factory/Warehouse
...any industrial track, this N-scale structure features heavy weathering, numerous windows, and an accurate roof....

Structures - Post Office
...the battery inserted, the roof is quite heavy and it stays in place on the...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...I painted the joists, but used several heavy applications of india-ink-and-alcohol mixture to age the...

...the floor assembly. I wanted to indicate heavy foot traffic, so the porch boards were...

Team Track Platform
...the famous india-ink-and-alcohol mixture and applied two heavy coats of the ink. This gave the...

heavy-duty
LED Lighting
...light strip), so I am using a heavy-duty double-sided tape (by 3M, bought at the...

Tools - Router Table
...for this table. It is a fixed-based, heavy-duty router. Most work I do is fairly...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...over the motor body. I found this heavy-duty double-sided foam tape at Lowe's. It is...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-03 Report
...layout. I decided to install one big, heavy-duty switch in the front fascia of the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-10 Report
...it will allow me to do some heavy-duty switching work. I can now start working...

Great Model Railroads 2014
... Title / Description 8 A Heavy-duty Coal Hauler Comes Back to Life Gerry...

Magazine Articles By Robert D. Turner
...to remote locations. Includes many prototype photos. Heavy-Duty Cranes Magazine: N-Scale 2000-07/08 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Automobiles and Trucks
...trailers as were found in the 1970's Heavy-Duty Cranes Magazine: N-Scale 2000-07/08 Page:...

N-Scale 2000-07/08 Articles
...conversion kit, to build a NP Pacific. Heavy-Duty Cranes Page: 46 Author:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...practice layout before building a large layout. Heavy-Duty Cranes Magazine: N-Scale 2000-07/08 Page:...

Lumber Storage Shed
...I then carefully cut several pieces of heavy-duty aluminum foil (bought at the grocery store)...

heavy-equipment
Magazine Articles By Harry W. Brunk
...structure in Black Hawk, Colorado. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Magazine: Model Railroader...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...article about the water tank. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Magazine: Model Railroader...

Model Railroader 1990-01 Articles
...the Superior Sandwich Factory structure. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Page: 122 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...several detail diagrams are included. Modeling a Heavy-equipment Loading Ramp Magazine: Model Railroader...

heavy-lifting
Magazine Articles By Gene Clements
...M.O.W. Equipment Scale: O Description: Heavy-lifting cranes, and how to find models of...

Magazine Articles By Category: M.O.W. Equipment
...Gene Clements Scale: O Description: Heavy-lifting cranes, and how to find models of...

O Scale Trains Magazine 33 July 2007 Articles
...M.O.W. Equipment Scale: O Description: Heavy-lifting cranes, and how to find models of...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...Category: M.O.W. Equipment Description: Heavy-lifting cranes, and how to find models of...

heavyweight
PRR Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment Vol. 2
...photos of the Pennsylvania Railroad's light- and heavyweight passenger cars, the Aerotrain, freight cars, and...

... Business Cars 8 23 Heavyweight Sleeping Cars 9 27 Heavyweight...

...Heavyweight Sleeping Cars 9 27 Heavyweight Railway Post-Office Cars 10 29...

...Railway Post-Office Cars 10 29 Heavyweight Dining Cars 11 29 Heavyweight...

...Heavyweight Dining Cars 11 29 Heavyweight Baggage Cars 12 32 Aerotrain...

PRR Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment Vol. 3
...describes and has lots of photos of heavyweight and lightweight passenger cars, freight cars, work...

.../ Description 1 5 Pennsylvania Heavyweight Cars 2 20 Pullman Heavyweight...

...Heavyweight Cars 2 20 Pullman Heavyweight Cars 3 25 Prewar Coaches...

Magazine Articles By Douglas Nelson
...to a scale steam engine. N Scale Heavyweight Pullman Sleeping Cars Magazine: N...

... Installing air conditioning duct on Rivarrossi heavyweight passenger cars. Also includes replacing trucks, installing...

Magazine Articles By George Trager
..."B" unit are shown on this page. Heavyweight Pullmans - Plans 4158 and 4172 Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Scott Lupia
...Description: The author took Model Power heavyweight passenger cars and converted them into these...

Magazine Articles By Terry Thompson
... 04/08/2014 Air-conditioning for a Heavyweight Coach Magazine: Model Railroader 2005-04...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
...fit in this structure. Air-conditioning for a Heavyweight Coach Magazine: Model Railroader 2005-04...

...photos, a bill of materials, and references. Heavyweight Pullmans - Plans 4158 and 4172 Magazine:...

...Description: The author took Model Power heavyweight passenger cars and converted them into these...

...cutting diagrams, and construction photos. N Scale Heavyweight Pullman Sleeping Cars Magazine: N...

... Installing air conditioning duct on Rivarrossi heavyweight passenger cars. Also includes replacing trucks, installing...

Model Railroader 2005-04 Articles
...for this past year. Air-conditioning for a Heavyweight Coach Page: 26 Author:...

N Scale Railroading 2004-09/10 Articles
...of an Atlas flat car. N Scale Heavyweight Pullman Sleeping Cars Page: 52 Author:...

... Installing air conditioning duct on Rivarrossi heavyweight passenger cars. Also includes replacing trucks, installing...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-06 Articles
..."No.1", making it confusing for the passengers. Heavyweight Pullmans - Plans 4158 and 4172 Page:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-02 Articles
...Description: The author took Model Power heavyweight passenger cars and converted them into these...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...diagram are also included. Air-conditioning for a Heavyweight Coach Magazine: Model Railroader 2005-04...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Description: The author took Model Power heavyweight passenger cars and converted them into these...

...drawings, and some construction details. N Scale Heavyweight Pullman Sleeping Cars Magazine: N...

... Installing air conditioning duct on Rivarrossi heavyweight passenger cars. Also includes replacing trucks, installing...

heber
Magazine Articles By Lee Nicholas
...a bridge line between Craig, CO and Heber, UT. In addition to the description of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...a bridge line between Craig, CO and Heber, UT. In addition to the description of...

Model Railroader 1985-11 Articles
...a bridge line between Craig, CO and Heber, UT. In addition to the description of...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...a bridge line between Craig, CO and Heber, UT. In addition to the description of...

heck
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-11 Report
...was a pain to remove, but a heck of a lot easier than it would...

hecki
P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-09 Report
...trees we had recently bought. These are Hecki "christmas trees". It does add to the...

hedgerows
Modelling Trees Part One
...birch, willow, beech, ivy, pollarded trees, hawthorn, hedgerows, rookeries, nests, mistletoes. 86 Low Relief...

hedges
Modelling Grassland And Landscape Detailing
...of the landscape, such as grasses, weeds, hedges, roads, puddles, and creeks. Chapter Page...

...postiche, overgrown track. 4 69 Hedges Modeling summer and winter hedges. 5...

...69 Hedges Modeling summer and winter hedges. 5 75 Roads and Pavements...

hediger
Great Model Railroads 2000
...of Bob Roach as described by Jim Hediger. The 39 x 25 layout models the...

Magazine Articles By Author
...Jim Gore - 1 articles Jim Hediger - 37 articles Jim Hertzog...

Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger
My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger 04/08/2014 8...

Magazine Articles By Marty McGuirk
...Weathering Scale: HO Description: Jim Hediger used reflective tape to model accurate reflective...

Magazine Articles By Category: Cabooses
...Page: 140 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Article includes an S-scale drawing...

...Page: 40 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: Installing wire...

Magazine Articles By Category: DCC
...Page: 64 Author: Jim Hediger Description: This article is a good...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...Page: 28 Author: Jim Hediger Description: The author describes how he...

...Page: 84 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: A 4'...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Page: 84 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: A couple...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...Page: 60 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: The magazine...

...Page: 70 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: This is...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Page: 79 Author: Jim Hediger Description: An in-depth look at the...

...Page: 66 Author: Jim Hediger Description: 50 years of EMD model...

...Page: 82 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: Adding cab...

...Page: 138 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: Information about...

...Page: 32 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: Renumbering a...

...Page: 72 Author: Jim Hediger Description: This engine has a special...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...Page: 30 Author: Jim Hediger An N Scale Mikado and Consolidation Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad History
...Page: 87 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: The first...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Manufacturers
...Page: 140 Author: Jim Hediger Description: The history and a tour...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Terminology
...Page: 86 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Covers all parts of track....

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...Page: 82 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: N Description: A photo...

Magazine Articles By Category: MRR Tips & Tricks
...Page: 38 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Drilling relatively large holes in...

...Page: 32 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Discusses the fact that the...

...Page: 32 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Tips for kitbashed structure credibility....

Magazine Articles By Category: Painting & Weathering
...McGuirk Scale: HO Description: Jim Hediger used reflective tape to model accurate reflective...

...Page: 118 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: This issue's...

...Page: 30 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Overcoming problems with paint not...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
...Page: 34 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: Differences between...

...Page: 34 Author: Jim Hediger Scale: HO Description: Battery operated...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trackside
...Page: 59 Author: Jim Hediger Description: This article has many prototype...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...Page: 79 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Wagon Wheel Gap in Colorado...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...Page: 25 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Collection of tools that you...

...Page: 38 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Shows how to create a...

...Page: 40 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Using Palm PDA's to maintain...

...Page: 36 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Jim reviews the tools necessary...

Magazine Articles By Category: Track
...Page: 53 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Where to locate electromagnet and...

...Page: 49 Author: Jim Hediger Description: Shows and answers the difference...

...Page: 92 Author: Jim Hediger Description: This installment covers what kind...

...Page: 146 Author: Jim Hediger Description: The author describes how track...

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...Page: 60 Author: Jim Hediger Description: This article covers prototype trains...

Model Railroader 1978-02 Articles
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Model Railroader 1978-03 Articles
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Model Railroader 1978-11 Articles
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...Page: 118 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Painting & Weathering Scale:...

Model Railroader 1982-06 Articles
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Model Railroader 1983-01 Articles
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Model Railroader 1983-07 Articles
...Page: 72 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Locomotives - Diesel Description:...

Model Railroader 1984-12 Articles
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Model Railroader 1987-10 Articles
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Model Railroader 1988-03 Articles
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Model Railroader 1990-06 Articles
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Model Railroader 1990-12 Articles
...Page: 140 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Model Railroad Manufacturers Description:...

Model Railroader 1997-07 Articles
...Page: 84 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Model Railroader 1999-11 Articles
...Page: 32 Author: Jim Hediger Category: MRR Tips & Tricks...

Model Railroader 1999-12 Articles
...Page: 38 Author: Jim Hediger Category: MRR Tips & Tricks...

...Page: 87 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Model Railroad History Scale:...

...Weathering Scale: HO Description: Jim Hediger used reflective tape to model accurate reflective...

Model Railroader 2000-01 Articles
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Model Railroader 2000-02 Articles
...Page: 34 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Passenger Cars Scale:...

Model Railroader 2000-04 Articles
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Model Railroader 2002-09 Articles
...Page: 30 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Painting & Weathering Description:...

Model Railroader 2002-10 Articles
...Page: 30 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Locomotives - Steam Sharpies...

Model Railroader 2002-12 Articles
...Page: 53 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Track Description: Where...

...Page: 66 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Locomotives - Diesel Description:...

Model Railroader 2003-02 Articles
...Page: 49 Author: Jim Hediger Category: Track Description: Shows...

Model Railroader 2003-03 Articles
...Page: 64 Author: Jim Hediger Category: DCC Description: This...

Model Railroader 2003-05 Articles
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Model Railroader 2003-11 Articles
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Model Railroader 2005-11 Articles
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Model Railroader 2006-02 Articles
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Model Railroader 2006-03 Articles
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Model Railroader 2006-08 Articles
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Model Railroader 2010-12 Articles
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Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-11 Articles
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Magazine Articles for HO Scale
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... Painting & Weathering Description: Jim Hediger used reflective tape to model accurate reflective...

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Magazine Articles for N Scale
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heftier
Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...Only this one would be larger and heftier. The garage floor has a slope to...

hefty
Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Model Information
...two crewmen inside. The engine weighs a hefty one pound, 4.6 oz (582g). The...

hegge
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...Bob Hayden - 3 articles Bob Hegge - 5 articles Bob Kendall...

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...My Library - Magazine Articles By Bob Hegge 04/08/2014 Interurban...

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...Page: 30 Author: Bob Hegge Description: The article focuses on the...

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Model Railroader 1978-03 Articles
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Model Railroader 1982-06 Articles
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Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-10 Articles
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heier
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...Library - Magazine Articles By Gregory H. Heier 04/08/2014 Lighting...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
... 110 Author: Gregory H. Heier Description: Al Kubicka's HO-scale layout was...

Model Railroader 1999-12 Articles
... 110 Author: Gregory H. Heier Category: Structures Description: Al...

height
Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...were positioned approximately at the vertical physical height of the monitored level in the helix....

...to length so that they match the height of the helix levels. I then marked...

Hand-laying Track - 6. Track Details
...(about one to two scale feet in height) later on. External Reference: Tomar...

...bars designed for the next smaller rail height than the rail actually being used. So,...

Painting - Paint Drawer
...diameter and 1-7/8" tall. So, the total height of the drawer storage rack needs to...

General Rolling Stock - Containers
...to be used on the decals. The height of the lettering is exactly equal to...

...the lettering is exactly equal to the height of the "ribs" on the container, so...

General Rolling Stock - Coupler Gauge
...all sorts of checks, such as coupler height, wheel flange heights, squareness of the car's...

...the thickness of the styrene matches the height of my rail, which, for N-scale, was...

...is that I superglued the Micro-Trains coupler height gauge on the jig. The right side...

...has an N-scale coupler to verify coupler height, and the left side of the gauge...

...or locomotive, will sit at the correct height. I have always done this check on...

...see if it is at the correct height. Wheel flanges can be checked by seeing...

...them to the base using superglue. The height of the styrene verifies that the wheels...

...wheels all adhere to a minimum flange height. I glued the styrene pieces the same...

...other. I settled on a scale 3-foot height from the tops of the rail to...

...coupler. People typically use the Kadee coupler height gauge for this check. That works fine,...

...do I need to adjust the truck/body height so that the coupler will wind up...

...will wind up sitting at the correct height? The Kadee coupler height gauge also checks...

...at the correct height? The Kadee coupler height gauge also checks for that. But rather...

...on this boxcar is at the correct height. The top of this S-Helper Service coupler...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Pilot Conversion
...puts the couplers at just the right height (note that the engine's cab has not...

N-scale Equipment - Atlas GP7 - Coupler Conversion
...Here is the finished product. The coupler height matched the Micro-Trains jig that checks coupler...

...matched the Micro-Trains jig that checks coupler height. Photo of the model in action. Converting...

N-scale Equipment - Bowser Hoppers - Coal Load
...of the car. I determined the load height based on prototype photos of these PRR...

N-scale Equipment - Bowser Hoppers - Coupler Conversion
...I first needed to check the body's height as compared to the Micro-Trains coupler height...

...height as compared to the Micro-Trains coupler height gauge. This photo shows a close-up of...

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - Coupler Conversion
...tender, but backwards, and test the coupler height against one of the Micro-Trains boxcars. It...

...is to check the tender frame's rail height against the Micro-Trains gauge to make sure...

...will wind up sitting at the right height. It was a perfect match. There appeared...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Coupler Conversion
...the rear coupler installation. There is a height difference between the bottom of the rear...

N-scale Equipment - Kato Passenger Cars - Coupler Conversion
...have the coupler sit at the right height. I prefer to uncouple cars manually (a...

N-scale Equipment - Micro-Trains Box Car X43a - Coupler Conversion
...high when checking with the Micro-Trains coupler height jig.

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - Coupler Conversion
...wheel positioned correctly. Next, off to the height gauge we go! The tender's frame sits...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - Coupler Conversion
...You can also see the Micro-Trains coupler height checker tool. Well, as you can see...

...from this photo, there was a substantial height difference between the under side of the...

...vertical location of the body-mounted coupler. The height difference turned out to be 0.050". Here...

S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
... Coupler Face Height Width Prototype...

S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...the Sergent coupler is at the correct height and looks fantastic. Note that the Sergent...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...The length of the wire determines the height of the tree. In this particular example,...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...feet below that. I then adjusted the height of my table saw blade to just...

Tools - Panel Support
...For out-feed I use roller stands. The height of the support was based on the...

...of the support was based on the height of the table saw, which was approximately...

Tools - Roller Stand
...bolt that holds the rollers in its height position (shown just below the yellow cap)...

Tools - Router Table
...tall. These tables are designed for average height people, which would wreak havoc on my...

...to change bits and to adjust the height of the bit. Also, the table needs...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Sideways Installation
...needs to be trimmed to the correct height. This photo shows the final installation. I...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...from Entry Point Rise Req'd Height Delta 0...

...flexibility to make sure it matches the height of the layout. I installed 5/16" tee...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...the body to be at the right height so that the couplers will match other...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...I have read that a good workbench height is just below your elbow (when you...

...location and subtracted one inch from that height. That became the top-of-the-workbench height. I just...

...from that height. That became the top-of-the-workbench height. I just remodeled the garage and wanted...

...leg I installed t-nuts and a matching height-adjusting bolt. On the top of the leg...

...table is level and at the correct height. This workbench is heavy, so it needs...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...of the first cabinet. It has a full-height open space with two fixed shelves in...

...drawers, the drawers all had the same height, and for some I varied the height...

...height, and for some I varied the height (which allowed me store tall items, such...

...with drawers. Two of which had the same-height drawers and the other had variably height...

...same-height drawers and the other had variably height drawers. The cabinets are bolted together with...

...This set of three cabinets have two full-height doors each, and a large collection of...

...15.5 inches (40 cm) deep. The inside height is 1.75" (4.5cm). I bought some 1/2"...

...the strip was determined by the inside height of the drawer. The trick to cutting...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...to be sure. The table's main box height was 4 inches (10 cm), so the...

...be 3 inches (7.5 cm) tall. Any height will be do, but aesthetically that looked...

Woodworking - Work Table
...tall (1.83m x 1.22m x 1.14m). The height was picked by measuring to just an...

...just an inch below my elbow. This height allows me to stand up straight while...

...is a good workbench at a comfortable height (if you're 6'4, that is!). There is...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Model Information
...10'-0" 6.5" Cab Height: 14'-0" 14'-0" 0...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...the battery pack. Although the available inside height in the engine is 1-5/8", I thought...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Construction: Frame
...side sill, which accounts for the two-inch height difference. Since I want to build three...

...parts. Note that because there is a height difference between the end sills (12") and...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...corner to clear the side sill (a height difference of 4"), and then made a...

...measured the length I needed and the height I needed, marked the angle between them,...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...just that much too high. The model's height was perfect without the washer. I used...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...and made all the boards the same height. After removing the dust, I stained the...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...the stirrups. I settled on making their height approximately the same distance from the bottom...

...no adjustment to the truck or coupler height, and, as you can see, the coupler...

...see, the coupler sits at the perfect height. Now that all the parts are installed...

Equipment - B&O M55 Box Car - Coupler Conversion
...original MTH truck screw. Using my coupler height gauge, I verified that the car is...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...with the model well below my eye height. Then when they were all done, I...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior Lights
...to keep the car at the correct height. I did have to enlarge the hole...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Prototype Information
...1949. The engine is recognizable by its half-height front radiator grill (which is different from...

...44'5" (13.5m) in length, 14'5" (4.4m) in height, and 10'0" (3.0m) in width. It weighed...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Convert To Scale
...installed, the coupler sits at the correct height. Now that I know how to do...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...the under side of the hood. Their height matches the wall section I glued, shown...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...to where they had about the right height. I then filled some of them with...

...of the engine was just the right height to support the handrails while I was...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Prototype Information
...to 1934. They had an 8.5-foot interior height. As initially built, these cars came with...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Prototype Information
...2D-F20 trucks. They had an interior height of 10'4", which was slightly taller than...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...put the car on my coupler height check jig , I discovered that it...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-02 Report
...piece of 3/4-inch plywood for the vertical height, and a piece of 1/4-inch plywood for...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-09 Report
...of the problems associated with the track height differences. I wanted to experiment with that...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-02 Report
...and at the desired decreasing or increasing height. The sub-roadbed could then be installed with...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Layout Design
...with the track plan super-imposed. The track height of the upper level was at 62.5...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-01 Report
...I wanted to start introducing some vertical height differences in my layout, so I cut...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-04 Report
...mounted some shelves to fit the bins' height. At the very top I was able...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-09 Report
...above the floor which represents the layout height (track level). Then I sketched in the...

...this odd size is due to the height of the molding I will be using...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...Thin layout base to reduce overall vertical height of track location. Turnout controllers must...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-09 Report
...the module would line up with the height of the rest of my layout. This...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-03 Report
...the oak support block at the correct height (using a small level on the track...

...top of that. This gave me the height of where the bridge's rails should sit....

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...inspection car to determine the proper height and location of the coupler. I drove...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...that the sheet sat at the right height. I cut a slot in the back...

...To make the grade crossing match the height of the rails, I made two "up...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-11 Report
...on to try to match the already-established height of the bridge that connects the module...

...module to the layout, accounting for the height of the ties, of course. After letting...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-09 Report
...23-inch wide sheet of Masonite hardboard. The height was determined by how much space I...

Great Model Railroads 2002
...43-foot building. The layout is at a height of six and half feet, so that...

Maintaining & Repairing Your Scale Model Trains
...and upgrading couplers, how to raise coupler height, adjusting the Kadee trip pin, how to...

Magazine Articles By Chris Comport
...all to create a lot of vertical height to the small layout. He sells some...

Magazine Articles By Chuck Davis
...services on our models, including checking overall height, checking coupler position, checking carbody lean, or...

Magazine Articles By Don Fiehmann
...rolling stock's wheels, verifying the correct coupler height, measuring the cars' weight, and lubricating if...

Magazine Articles By Jeff Young
...Railroading Scale: G Description: Consider height, gradients, curve radius, and locomotive servicing when...

Magazine Articles By Jim Fitzgerald
...is 6' x 20'. Mountain Division Track Height Magazine: N-Scale 2002-10/11 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Jim Kelly
...backdrops, staging, track interaction with roadways, viewing height, and sticking to your design criteria. Introducing...

Magazine Articles By John Armstrong
...a double-deck layout are at an ideal height simply by having a step-up platform for...

Magazine Articles By Lionel Strang
...process much easier. Because of the extra height under the layout, the article also describes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars
...rolling stock's wheels, verifying the correct coupler height, measuring the cars' weight, and lubricating if...

Magazine Articles By Category: Garden Railroading
...Young Scale: G Description: Consider height, gradients, curve radius, and locomotive servicing when...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...backdrops, staging, track interaction with roadways, viewing height, and sticking to your design criteria. Dinner...

...a double-deck layout are at an ideal height simply by having a step-up platform for...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Wiring
...process much easier. Because of the extra height under the layout, the article also describes...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - O
...all to create a lot of vertical height to the small layout. He sells some...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...legs are also included. Mountain Division Track Height Magazine: N-Scale 2002-10/11 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...services on our models, including checking overall height, checking coupler position, checking carbody lean, or...

Garden Railways 2005-12 Articles
...Railroading Scale: G Description: Consider height, gradients, curve radius, and locomotive servicing when...

Model Railroader 1987-10 Articles
...a double-deck layout are at an ideal height simply by having a step-up platform for...

Model Railroader 1997-07 Articles
...process much easier. Because of the extra height under the layout, the article also describes...

Model Railroader 2005-12 Articles
...backdrops, staging, track interaction with roadways, viewing height, and sticking to your design criteria. Operation...

N-Scale 2002-10/11 Articles
...Standard resistor value chart. Mountain Division Track Height Page: 63 Author: Jim...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-03 Articles
...services on our models, including checking overall height, checking coupler position, checking carbody lean, or...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-10 Articles
...rolling stock's wheels, verifying the correct coupler height, measuring the cars' weight, and lubricating if...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-10 Articles
...all to create a lot of vertical height to the small layout. He sells some...

Magazine Articles for G Scale
... Garden Railroading Description: Consider height, gradients, curve radius, and locomotive servicing when...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...gates, and tree stumps. Mountain Division Track Height Magazine: N-Scale 2002-10/11 Page:...

Magazine Articles for On30 Scale
...all to create a lot of vertical height to the small layout. He sells some...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...reaches down to a normal person's gripping height. It acts as a lever to move...

About pmrr.org
...stabilized at a healthy weight for my height. My bike riding has improved tremendously. I...

About S-scale
...track with scaling-looking equipment, but whose rail height may be a bit taller, so that...

Canonsburg Milling
...(and longest) wall section. Because of the height of the building, I had to cut...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Planning
...is the best I can do. All height measurements of the walls do not include...

...the walls do not include the 16" height of the foundation. In September 2010, Gary...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...The first step was to measure the height of the plate girders and transfer that...

Furniture Factory - Diorama
...diorama so that it fits the track height next to which it is installed on...

Plate Girder Bridge
...I got a rough measurement of the height and width needed. I first cut rectangular...

Trestle Extension
...straight and square. I measured the required height of the abutment given the structure's location...

...modules that makes up my layout. The height comes in at about 14 scale feet....

...plank will be trimmed to the right height to match the length of the poles....

height-adjusting
Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...leg I installed t-nuts and a matching height-adjusting bolt. On the top of the leg...

height-wise
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-10 Report
...station. This is a true-to-scale (width- and height-wise) model. However , while building this...

heights
General Rolling Stock - Coupler Gauge
...checks, such as coupler height, wheel flange heights, squareness of the car's trucks, and even...

Modelling Trees Part Two
...Appendix Adding cones, ivy and creepers, comparative heights of trees, sources of materials, suggested Tamiya...

Magazine Articles By Paul Ballot
...04/08/2014 The HO Scale Galilee & Golan Heights RR Magazine: Model Railroader 1990-01...

Magazine Articles By Tom Piccirillo
...it into a DL&W station in Berkeley Heights, N.J. This kit is also available in...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...amazing. The HO Scale Galilee & Golan Heights RR Magazine: Model Railroader 1990-01...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...it into a DL&W station in Berkeley Heights, N.J. This kit is also available in...

Model Railroader 1990-01 Articles
...shell. The HO Scale Galilee & Golan Heights RR Page: 148 Author:...

Model Railroader 2005-02 Articles
...it into a DL&W station in Berkeley Heights, N.J. This kit is also available in...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...trackplan. The HO Scale Galilee & Golan Heights RR Magazine: Model Railroader 1990-01...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...it into a DL&W station in Berkeley Heights, N.J. This kit is also available in...

heights/widths
Magazine Articles By James Tangney
...build scale drawings from photographs knowing the heights/widths of some of the items in the...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...build scale drawings from photographs knowing the heights/widths of some of the items in the...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-05 Articles
...build scale drawings from photographs knowing the heights/widths of some of the items in the...

heimburger
S-scale Vehicles
... I purchased this beautiful model from Heimburger House during the 2010 Sn3 Symposium held...

heine
Magazine Articles By Author
...David Gairo - 1 articles David Heine - 6 articles David J. Leider...

...Kennett - 1 articles David L. Heine - 1 articles David Lambert...

Magazine Articles By David Heine
My Library - Magazine Articles By David Heine My Library - Magazine Articles By David...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By David Heine 04/08/2014 Straight...

Magazine Articles By David L. Heine
...Library - Magazine Articles By David L. Heine My Library - Magazine Articles By David...

...Library - Magazine Articles By David L. Heine 04/08/2014 The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad History
...Page: 20 Author: David Heine Description: This article chronicles the history...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Philosophy
...Page: 8 Author: David Heine Scale: S Description: The author...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows
...Page: 22 Author: David Heine Scale: S Description: David describes...

...Page: 21 Author: David Heine Description: A review of the 25th...

...Page: 22 Author: David Heine Description: This article is a brief...

... 18 Author: David L. Heine Scale: Sn3 Description: This article...

Magazine Articles By Category: Track
...Page: 20 Author: David Heine Scale: S Description: Using N-scale...

NASG Dispatch 2004-02 Articles
...Page: 20 Author: David Heine Category: Model Railroad History Description:...

NASG Dispatch 2004-12 Articles
...Page: 8 Author: David Heine Category: Model Railroad Philosophy Scale:...

NASG Dispatch 2009-04 Articles
... 18 Author: David L. Heine Category: Model Railroad Shows Scale:...

NASG Dispatch 2009-12 Articles
...Page: 22 Author: David Heine Category: Model Railroad Shows Description:...

NASG Dispatch 2010-02 Articles
...Page: 20 Author: David Heine Category: Track Scale: S...

NASG Dispatch 2010-04 Articles
...Page: 21 Author: David Heine Category: Model Railroad Shows Description:...

NASG Dispatch 2010-10 Articles
...Page: 22 Author: David Heine Category: Model Railroad Shows Scale:...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...Page: 20 Author: David Heine Category: Track Description: Using...

...Page: 22 Author: David Heine Category: Model Railroad Shows Description:...

...Page: 8 Author: David Heine Category: Model Railroad Philosophy Description:...

Magazine Articles for Sn3 Scale
... 18 Author: David L. Heine Category: Model Railroad Shows Description:...

heisler
Steam Locomotives Cyclopedia Volume 1
...1895 267 Modern Shay 268 Heisler 269 M&PP Rack Engine

heki
P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-10 Report
...yard items from kits. I bought these Heki trees, added some ground foam to them,...

held
S-scale Vehicles
...Heimburger House during the 2010 Sn3 Symposium held in Houston, Texas. This model was released...

DCC - Digitrax Command Station Battery
...of the battery while my other hand held the contact arm up. While the unit...

DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...the components discussed above. They are all held onto the board with industrial-strength, thick double-sided...

Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing
...at both ends of the rail. This held the rail in place for the next...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
...ties). Much to my amazement, the glue held and the points worked great, even with...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Turning Down Flanges
...the chuck of a cordless drill and held the other against a fine file. Not...

N-scale Equipment - Atlas RS-1 - Disassembly
...the cab, remove the cab which is held with latches to the rest of the...

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...of some photos. The tender shell is held to the bottom of the tender at...

...After removing the weight, the part that held the weight fit over the decoder nicely....

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - Wheel Cleaning
...DCC installation article). The rear truck is held in place by a clip. Use a...

...fall through. The front tender truck is held in place by a screw. It also...

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - Disassembly
...Pry away the side "flares"/walkboards which are held in place with two pins. The weight...

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - Coupler Conversion
...leading truck of the engine. It is held in place with a long screw. Be...

S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
...whole assembly. The parts need to be held together at all times until the mounting...

S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...glue the body halves together. I carefully held the coupler in one hand while applying...

Scenery - Streets
...insert the glue, but later I just held the bottle against the top of the...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...using 8-inch diameter poles, but when I held up a dowel that size next to...

Tools - Lightbox
...use the glue, because the parts are held together plenty using friction. As you can...

Tools - Panel Cutting Sled
...piece of 1 x 2 oak and held it to the birch plywood using two...

Tools - Panel Support
...the 4x8 sheet. The boards are simply held such that they cannot move left or...

Tools - Router Bit Stand
...different boxes within which these bits are held. I wanted a nice, easy-to-access storage facility...

Tools - Small Tools
...use the parts. The box' lid is held in place, much like a structure wall...

...much like a structure wall would be held in place while gluing. These are the...

Tools - Table Saw Overarm
...base. In the photo it is temporarily held in place with a clamp. Next came...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...one shows how the various levels are held up by the vertical boards. You can...

...little too loose and had to be held in place with rubber bands. The risers...

...quick and smooth. The feeder wires are held in place through plastic ties. For fun,...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...of the cabinet's front. The door is held closed using a small door magnet. A...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Stake Pockets
...perfectly flat), and whose other end is held such that the metal base and the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...not impossible. To prepare a piece, I held it over the area into which it...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body
...side panels. A pair of small clamps held the side panels in position while I...

...some slightly pressure from the C-clamp, I held the piece in place and applied glue....

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...of chain. To glue that chain I held it in a pair of tweezer by...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...Then when they were all done, I held the model up to look at them...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Convert To Scale
...tells to you use the screws that held the AF couplers in place, but those...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Disassembly
...board to which the plug connects is held in place to the frame with two...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...shell again. The double-sided foam tape that held the decoder in position also couldn't be...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...the main power pick-up wires are firmly held in place, but in the front they...

...on the inside of the shell that held the speaker in place have to be...

...wrapper around the decoder/receiver combo. They are held together by that wrapper. I put a...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...speaker first. At the 2010 Sn3 Symposium held here in Houston, I bought the 23mm...

...a piece of paper and a pencil (held sideways) and made a tracing of the...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Electrical Short
...the engine aside. Sure enough, when I held my continuity tester against the two screws...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...other. The motor of this frame is held in place with two screws that are...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...valve and a small drop of superglue held it in place. This close-up photo shows...

...loose ends of the various lines and held them in place with a couple of...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-02 Report
...This next photo shows the center spline held in its approximate location using clamps. I...

...1/4-inch plywood for horizontal stability. All was held together with yellow Carpenter's glue. The first...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-06 Report
...are interwoven to form a web and held in place with hot-melt glue. This web...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-02 Report
...placed on the cabinets. Small glue blocks held them upright. These were just loose, because...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...when I was young. The table is held upright using a simple gate latching hook....

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-03 Report
...and gluing them together. The sub-roadbed was held in place by risers (vertical blocks of...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-08 Report
...with yellow carpenters glue. A brad nailer held the panels in place while the glue...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-12 Report
...time involved in making that a reality held me back. I finally moved them to...

Airbrushing
... Common Object Stencils 42 Hand Held Stencils 47 Airbrush Rendering Exercises 61...

Great Model Railroads 2014
...2007 for the National Narrow Gauge Convention held in Portland, Maine that year. Includes a...

Magazine Articles By David Heine
...A review of the 25th Sn3 Symposium, held February 24-27 in Houston, Texas. Straight &...

Magazine Articles By David L. Heine
...a review of the 24th Sn3 Symposium held in Clearwater, Florida from February 25th to...

Magazine Articles By Don Cassler
...how to mimic forest-covered mountains using lichen held in place by toothpicks. It is more...

Magazine Articles By Harold Russell
...Shows Description: In January 1978 Kodak held a 10,000 square-foot exhibit showcasing railroad, with...

Magazine Articles By Harry W. Brunk
...to model wooden snow fences. These fences held the snow back from the track during...

Magazine Articles By Jeff Madden
...author describes all aspects of the convention held from August 4 to 8, 2009 in...

...attendance, layouts on the tour, and clinics held. Straight & Narrow Magazine: NASG...

Magazine Articles By Tom Troughton
...information about the Sn3 convention to be held in St. Louis, Missouri.

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows
...author describes all aspects of the convention held from August 4 to 8, 2009 in...

...attendance, layouts on the tour, and clinics held. Straight & Narrow Magazine: NASG...

...A review of the 25th Sn3 Symposium, held February 24-27 in Houston, Texas. Straight &...

...Russell Description: In January 1978 Kodak held a 10,000 square-foot exhibit showcasing railroad, with...

...a review of the 24th Sn3 Symposium held in Clearwater, Florida from February 25th to...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
...information about the Sn3 convention to be held in St. Louis, Missouri. Trains of Thought...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Mountains
...to model wooden snow fences. These fences held the snow back from the track during...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
...how to mimic forest-covered mountains using lichen held in place by toothpicks. It is more...

Model Railroader 1978-01 Articles
...Shows Description: In January 1978 Kodak held a 10,000 square-foot exhibit showcasing railroad, with...

Model Railroader 1988-01 Articles
...to model wooden snow fences. These fences held the snow back from the track during...

Model Railroader 1990-06 Articles
...how to mimic forest-covered mountains using lichen held in place by toothpicks. It is more...

NASG Dispatch 2009-04 Articles
...a review of the 24th Sn3 Symposium held in Clearwater, Florida from February 25th to...

NASG Dispatch 2009-10 Articles
...author describes all aspects of the convention held from August 4 to 8, 2009 in...

...attendance, layouts on the tour, and clinics held. Contest Winners Page: 17 Author:...

NASG Dispatch 2010-04 Articles
...A review of the 25th Sn3 Symposium, held February 24-27 in Houston, Texas.

Railroad Model Craftsman 2008-02 Articles
...information about the Sn3 convention to be held in St. Louis, Missouri. Kitbashing Techniques: Building...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...how to mimic forest-covered mountains using lichen held in place by toothpicks. It is more...

...Includes detailed internal construction photos, wiring diagram, hand-held control panel, and structure building information. M&K...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...author describes all aspects of the convention held from August 4 to 8, 2009 in...

...attendance, layouts on the tour, and clinics held. Straight & Narrow Magazine: NASG...

Magazine Articles for Sn3 Scale
...a review of the 24th Sn3 Symposium held in Clearwater, Florida from February 25th to...

...information about the Sn3 convention to be held in St. Louis, Missouri.

About pmrr.org
...like it fit in. The frame was held in place with magnets, so that it...

...covered drawers (three behind each door) which held our CDs, DVDs, and VHS tapes. The...

Canonsburg Milling
...doors are to be. The wall is held in place by clamps, and the staircase...

...place by clamps, and the staircase is held in place by some metal weights. I...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...sides are in the correct position. I held them down with some metal weights while...

...placed the plate girders on the abutments, held them down with some weights and glued...

Furniture Factory - Lumber Shed
...part of the NWSL Chopper II tool, held up straight with two metal weights). I...

Furniture Factory - Diorama
...simple strips of paper, folded over and held down with some small clothespins. The spraying...

...application of the grasses went well. I held a specially-folded piece of paper around the...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...large size, the parts need to be held straight while the glue sets. The next...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...track. I used a piece of foamboard, held it behind the structure and traced the...

...was Aleene's Fast Grab Tacky Glue. It held the gutters in place with little or...

Plate Girder Bridge
...panels in an alligator clip stand and held the strips in one hand, while applying...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...floor sub-assembly. The floor sub-assembly was only held to the styrene base with the glue...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...on the pit floor. The rail was held in place by some metal weights while...

Structures - White Water Brewery
...roofs from sheets of styrene that were held in place with square tubes of styrene....

helicon
Magazine Articles By Douglas Nelson
... 04/08/2014 Model Photography with Helicon Focus Depth of Field Software Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Rich Yourstone
... 04/08/2014 Photographic Techniques with Helicon Focus Magazine: N Scale Railroading...

...Videography Description: The author uses the Helicon Focus software product to create some stunning...

...Incredible depth of field. Photographic Techniques with Helicon Focus Magazine: Model Railroading 2006-01...

...Videography Description: The author uses the Helicon Focus software product to create some stunning...

Magazine Articles By Category: Photography & Videography
...layout. Exposure and composition. Model Photography with Helicon Focus Depth of Field Software Magazine:...

...a scale steam engine. Photographic Techniques with Helicon Focus Magazine: N Scale Railroading...

...Yourstone Description: The author uses the Helicon Focus software product to create some stunning...

...Incredible depth of field. Photographic Techniques with Helicon Focus Magazine: Model Railroading 2006-01...

...Yourstone Description: The author uses the Helicon Focus software product to create some stunning...

Model Railroading 2006-01 Articles
...manual and power operations. Photographic Techniques with Helicon Focus Page: 36 Author:...

...Videography Description: The author uses the Helicon Focus software product to create some stunning...

N Scale Railroading 2006-01/02 Articles
...berries of this shrub. Photographic Techniques with Helicon Focus Page: 34 Author:...

...Videography Description: The author uses the Helicon Focus software product to create some stunning...

The Keystone Modeler 37 August 2006 Articles
... 04/08/2014 Model Photography with Helicon Focus Depth of Field Software Page:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...construction, and after photos. Model Photography with Helicon Focus Depth of Field Software Magazine:...

helicopter
Railroading Videos in My Library - Great Model Railroads Vol 2
...board and then go airborne for some helicopter rides over the city of Manchester. That's...

helicopters
Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...in the radio-control hobby, specifically R/C airplanes, helicopters, and even rockets. The entire camera is...

helix
Electronics Projects
...09/27/2005 Simple circuit for flickering lights. Helix Elevator Lights 11/25/2002 Infrared...

...11/25/2002 Infrared train detection in the helix. Interesting Electronics Links 03/23/2013...

Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
Peter's Model Railroading - Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator...

...- Helix Elevator Lights Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights...

...come up with a better name than Helix Elevator, but this page describes how I...

...that detect a train's presence in the helix. The actual physical location of the train...

...of LED's on the front of the helix. As part of my third N-scale layout,...

...third N-scale layout, I had a 10-level helix the outside of which was be covered...

...exactly where the train was in the helix. I have seen, and operated on, layouts...

...system for monitoring train movement in the helix. While I would have liked to have...

...position needs to be close to the helix for the interaction to be intuitive. A...

...ten LEDs to the front of the helix as shown in this diagram. One bank...

...bank monitored the front edge of the helix, while the other monitored the back edge...

...other monitored the back edge of the helix. The LEDs were positioned approximately at the...

...height of the monitored level in the helix. This system allowed multiple trains to be...

...trains to be monitored; important, since my helix was double-tracked. External Reference: Circuit...

...infrared components across both tracks in the helix, I did not know which track was...

...detection point at each head-end of the helix (per level), I could only infer a...

...two or more trains are in the helix at the same time at different levels),...

...would win out. I had a 10-level helix, which meant there were 10 levels on...

...both the front and rear of the helix that were monitored. I therefore needed 20...

...and D3 were mounted off-board onto the helix itself. The 8 pins on the board...

...LED and corresponding photo transistor to the helix levels for accurate detecting. Furthermore, many web...

...that they match the height of the helix levels. I then marked off where the...

...levels. I then marked off where the helix levels were on the basswood, and transferred...

...the luan board (sub-roadbed used in the helix) at each level, and the IR components...

...sticks for the other end of the helix. And now for the exciting step -...

...basswood strips with their components to the helix. I first clamped a matching pair to...

...first clamped a matching pair to the helix and used the proof-of-concept circuit that I...

...hooked up the wires correctly!). When the helix is fully enclosed, the system will be...

...to install the 20 circuits to the helix structure. I decided to simply glue them...

...them to the vertical posts of the helix. They are glued with Liquid Nails for...

...the LEDs on the front of the helix, I decided to use ribbon cable. The...

...because I glued the cable to the helix structure using the same glue as mentioned...

...detection circuits in the rear of the helix. The cables are nicely routed through the...

...nicely routed through the structure of the helix base. The final photo of the naked...

...base. The final photo of the naked helix. All the wires on the front have...

...on the front have been prepped. The helix is ready to receive its Masonite board...

...moving through the lowest rung in the helix. This last photo shows the helix cover...

...the helix. This last photo shows the helix cover having been painted. You can see...

...see the banks of LEDs on the helix' front (lower-left in the photo). The system...

...light up as trains moved through the helix. This became even more important later on...

...a huge mountain on top of this helix, completely hiding the interior.

Articles
...Jan. 14, 2003 Pivot table, 10-level helix. Electronics Articles Animation...

N-scale Equipment - Kato Passenger Cars - Coupler Conversion
...one day when I had my 10-level helix for "P & C Railroad" version 3...

...taking a long passenger train up the helix, it got to near the top when...

...they got to the bottom of the helix! All cars came out unscathed, but still......

Custom Track Solutions
...- Custom Track Solutions Custom Track Solutions Helix 01/05/2003 How I built...

...01/05/2003 How I built a 10-level helix. Pivot Table 01/14/2003 A...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...Model Railroading - Custom Track Solutions - Helix Custom Track Solutions - Helix...

...Solutions - Helix Custom Track Solutions - Helix 01/05/2003 This...

...article describes how I built a ten-level helix from the visible portion of my N-scale...

...track plan for the top of the helix and for the bottom level. The entire...

...and for the bottom level. The entire helix was double-tracked. The radius of the outside...

...top view of one level of the helix. It gives the overall dimensions of the...

...profile of the base frame of the helix. There will be two pieces of 1/2"...

...board to wrap the outside of the helix and that will be attached to the...

...2002 I started the construction of the helix. After spending time building the prototype to...

...frame, upon which is what the whole helix will be built. The helix is designed...

...the whole helix will be built. The helix is designed to be removable and it...

...I get too much track on the helix, that I install the legs first. The...

...that I install the legs first. The helix needs to be self-supporting, so I am...

...removable so that I can move the helix out of the room. The photo shows...

...will allow me to make sure the helix is level. I will not install this...

...not install this part until the whole helix is finished. The legs are 36 inches...

...some cross bracing because right now the helix table is quite wobbly. The vertical boards...

...to the base frame), and the whole helix has been moved into its position within...

...it takes to build a ten-level, double-tracked helix: 18 bundles of 18 feet of Micro...

...come to start putting track on the helix. This is a big project, with the...

...exactly one hour each day on the helix. This will allow me to make good...

...needed to secure the legs of the helix "table" a bit so that it wouldn't...

...while I was about halfway up the helix, the track in these lower levels started...

...keep from reducing the overhead clearance between helix levels I decided to cut away a...

...completion of the first rung of the helix. Just as a sanity check, I placed...

...run) next to each other on the helix. A tape measure is holding them in...

...show some additional construction photos of the helix. This one shows how the various levels...

...vertical board on the inside of the helix holds the various levels up while the...

...a photo of the inside of the helix. The luan board sub-roadbed is always at...

...Level 1 means the zeroth rung (no helix track), so the number of rungs is...

...risers. I completed the trackwork of the helix on July 26th, 2002 at 1:20pm! I...

...custom-fitted to the rest of layout. The helix is not in its final position in...

...access to all the areas around the helix. Here is a dramatic low-angle shot of...

...was to run a train through the helix to test the track. I decided to...

...passenger cars from the top of the helix on the outside track down to the...

...worst-case scenario. I had to test the helix to find out where its limits lie....

...vertical risers to the rest of the helix structure. I attached them on the bottom...

...screw to the wooden blocks in the helix base. On the top I used clamps...

...the risers were indeed perpendicular to the helix base and that the matching pair of...

...design of the leg structure. Since the helix is meant to be removable from this...

...from the layout. Because of this, the helix needs some vertical flexibility to make sure...

...Three of the four sides of the helix legs are done this way. The fourth...

...gain access to the inside of the helix. I will trim the boards later. The...

...below will be used to attach the helix to the rest of the layout's framework...

...and to provide lateral support for the helix itself. There are two of these A-frames....

...close-up of the bolts connected through the helix base frame and the horizontal member of...

...This is a view from inside the helix. Here you can see the two A-frames...

...the operation of and access to the helix, nor do they interfere with the track...

...to turn my attention to connecting the helix track to the double-track mainline. First I...

...of luan board that went between the helix plywood and the existing mainline sub-roadbed. In...

...of wires to the rear of the helix. Here is the snake of connectors. I...

...the rails are soldered together in the helix, the resistance of the rail metal is...

...ballast to the top level of the helix (which will be visible). At the other...

...visible). At the other end of the helix, I am attaching another piece of 1/4"...

...of 1/4" luan board to connect the helix to the storage yard below the layout....

...detection circuitry and its wiring (see Helix Elevator Lights article about that). This...

...last view of the interior of the helix, because the next step is to cover...

...board to the vertical posts of the helix. At the front of the helix (right-hand...

...the helix. At the front of the helix (right-hand side of the photo), you can...

...indicate the train's relative position within the helix. This was not a trivial process. Here...

...re-filled, and then eventually painted the whole helix cover (and the layout's fascia panels) a...

...this huge mountain on top of the helix. The track at the base of the...

...The track at the base of the helix was a reversing loop I built on...

...loop I built on top of the helix before building the mountain. Why did I...

...mountain so tall? Well, this is the inside-the-helix view (I'm laying down on the floor)....

...I can actually stand up in the helix (I'm 6'4") and be able to deal...

...any derailments or other issues in the helix. I really enjoyed building this helix. If...

...the helix. I really enjoyed building this helix. If I need another one, this is...

Custom Track Solutions - Pivot Table
...to successfully run a train down the helix, over the pivot bridge, and onto the...

My Layouts
...the room. It grew to include a helix peninsula that led to a storage yard...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Layout Design
...the lower level with the the ten-level helix. It is a large storage yard, so...

...upper level did not exist, but the helix was 1.75% on the outer loop, and...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Introduction
...so far as to build a ten-level helix down to a large staging yard!

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report
...2002-07 Report 07/31/2002 The helix is installed. 2002-08 Report 08/30/2002...

...2002-11 Report 11/27/2002 Further helix integration. 2002-12 Report 12/30/2002...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-04 Report
...I am getting to build a ten-level helix that will allow for a large storage...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-05 Report
... 05/15/2002 While I am building the helix, I decided it was time to paint...

...couldn't reach them anymore because of the helix. I covered the entire layout with plastic...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-06 Report
...two rivers). This section is where the helix will connect to, so it needed to...

...turnout in the front is where the helix will connect. I scratchbuilt a center board...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-07 Report
... 07/31/2002 07/31/2002 I completed the helix, and so I was able to finally...

...luaun board, that I used for the helix' sub-roadbed, that connects it to the rest...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-08 Report
...After installing the remaining flextrack from the helix to the rest of the layout, I...

...track on the top rung of the helix. The purpose of the helix was to...

...of the helix. The purpose of the helix was to be able to build a...

...installed now. At the bottom of the helix, I am dry-fitting a piece of 1/4"...

...is the small area in between the helix and the smaller river. It also has...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-10 Report
...solution for the transition area between the helix and the upper and lower levels. This...

...area in the small section between the helix and the smaller river. The scenery flows...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-11 Report
...hardboard were used to completely wrap the helix. This thing looks pretty imposing now! Here...

...the track exiting the bottom of the helix. It then wraps around the back to...

...to connect the main line to the helix. A turnout was built to connect the...

...to connect the two tracks of the helix. This is just an updated photo that...

...attaching the wrap-around Masonite board in the helix exit area, mostly to protect any equipment...

...to protect any equipment coming down the helix too fast. The double track of the...

...too fast. The double track of the helix has now been connected to the mainline...

...a reversing loop on top of the helix to make it possible for me to...

...view from within the closet of the helix and its connection to the main line....

...to report the train movements inside the helix. On the front of the helix' Masonite...

...the helix. On the front of the helix' Masonite board (far right in the photo...

...info about these circuits, see the Helix Elevator Lights article. When all screw...

...smaller river on the left, and the helix on the right. And this is the...

...And this is the back of the helix. This was a spur-of-the-moment project, to scratchbuild...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-12 Report
...wanted to build on top of the helix. Most of this loop with have a...

...where I can stand up inside the helix. I'm 6'4". Of special concern are the...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2003-01 Report
...the bottom one is for the double-track helix line. I then painted the entire mountain...

...under-the-layout yard; the whole reason for the helix in the first place. All the main...

...one track leading to it from the helix (both helix tracks will merge into one...

...leading to it from the helix (both helix tracks will merge into one via a...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-02 Report
...The only thing I kept was the helix. I kept it because I was trying...

...just couldn't justify integrating the previous layout's helix into the new plan. It took up...

...plan was to try to sell the helix to someone who could use it. It...

Great Model Railroads 2000
...so named because of the large single-turn helix that allows two-level running. It is set...

Model Railroad Planning 1997
...in On3 72 A Primer on Helix Design 78 On Spare Room, One...

Model Railroad Planning 2001
...12 78 Going Up! Vertical Helix Design diagrams, track plans, layout photos, and...

Magazine Articles By Andy Barber
... HO Description: A double-deck, two-track helix layout. Scratchbuilt bridge photos, other model photos.

Magazine Articles By Carl Arendt
...just like the prototype), the mighty micro helix (three-turn helix with a 6-inch radius), the...

...the prototype), the mighty micro helix (three-turn helix with a 6-inch radius), the 3-D sector...

Magazine Articles By Doug Geiger
...layout, including the CTC panel and the helix in the garage. The Granite Mountain Railway...

Magazine Articles By Jerry Peterson
...scenery reaches floor to ceiling. A huge helix dominates the space representing logging industry.

Magazine Articles By Mike Danneman
...on to the upper level, including the helix. He used the cookie-cutter method and Peco...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...on to the upper level, including the helix. He used the cookie-cutter method and Peco...

...layout, including the CTC panel and the helix in the garage. The Great Western Rail...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...just like the prototype), the mighty micro helix (three-turn helix with a 6-inch radius), the...

...the prototype), the mighty micro helix (three-turn helix with a 6-inch radius), the 3-D sector...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
... HO Description: A double-deck, two-track helix layout. Scratchbuilt bridge photos, other model photos....

...scenery reaches floor to ceiling. A huge helix dominates the space representing logging industry. Modern...

Model Railroading 2003-04 Articles
...scenery reaches floor to ceiling. A huge helix dominates the space representing logging industry. Trinity...

N Scale Railroading 2003-09/10 Articles
...on to the upper level, including the helix. He used the cookie-cutter method and Peco...

NMRA Bulletin 2003-03 Articles
... HO Description: A double-deck, two-track helix layout. Scratchbuilt bridge photos, other model photos....

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-07 Articles
...layout, including the CTC panel and the helix in the garage. Modeling a UP C30-7...

Scale Rails 2006-02 Articles
...just like the prototype), the mighty micro helix (three-turn helix with a 6-inch radius), the...

...the prototype), the mighty micro helix (three-turn helix with a 6-inch radius), the 3-D sector...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... Layouts Description: A double-deck, two-track helix layout. Scratchbuilt bridge photos, other model photos....

...scenery reaches floor to ceiling. A huge helix dominates the space representing logging industry. Modernize...

...layout, including the CTC panel and the helix in the garage. The Granite Mountain Railway...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...on to the upper level, including the helix. He used the cookie-cutter method and Peco...

Sitemap by Page Titles
... February 17, 2013 - Helix January 05, 2003 -...

... September 27, 2005 - Helix Elevator Lights November 25, 2002...

Sitemap by Last-modified Date
...2003 - Custom Track Solutions - Helix January 01, 2003 - N-scale Equipment...

...25, 2002 - Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights October 30, 2002 -...

heljan
Magazine Articles By Ewing H. Row
... 04/08/2014 Adding Track Pits to a Heljan Roundhouse Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Engine Servicing
...right scale. Adding Track Pits to a Heljan Roundhouse Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-08 Articles
...also included. Adding Track Pits to a Heljan Roundhouse Page: 83 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...model photos. Adding Track Pits to a Heljan Roundhouse Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

helloooo
N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...the decoder can fit in this tender. Helloooo!!! I went to my computer and searched...

help
DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...it with me to train shows to help program other club members' DCC-equipped engines. Programming...

Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...to build a simple circuit that could help me test the infrared components. The beauty...

Electronics Projects - Modifying Tortoises
...board. There are series of gears to help reduce the speed of the throw arm....

Electronics Projects - Sound Module
...sites I learned that PVC tubing would help. After experimenting, the PVC tubing I am...

Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...bottom of the rail is important to help the solder secure itself to the rail,...

...curves are nice and smooth. The gauges help a lot when laying curved rail. I...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...a sharp point also. Again, this will help divert the wheel away from picking the...

Painting - Airbrush Setup
...to Lowe's one day and asked for help. The employees were very helpful, but the...

...of Q-tips can also be found to help me clean the airbrush. On the left...

...lighting with a large work lamp to help me see if I have good coverage...

Research - PRR General Info
...diagram below is one I created to help me figure out how the Pennsylvania Railroad...

...am a member of this society, to help continue to preserve the PRR's information and...

General Rolling Stock - Coal Load
...then painted the bottom, but it didn't help. I thought about it for a while,...

N-scale Equipment - Bowser Cabin Car - Coupler Conversion
...the caboose's roof (falls right off) to help stabilize the unit (not shown in the...

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...try to describe it here with the help of some photos. The tender shell is...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...angle at the top, which is to help drain rain water from the top of...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...making contact with some local people will help in the transition from one scale to...

Tools - Angled Panel Cutting Jig
...(the front board in the photo) to help push the board through the blade. One...

Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...an engine, for example, this cable will help me replace the battery with a permanent...

Tools - Panel Cutting Sled
...be perfectly square, which was a big help to getting the project started. I also...

Tools - Router Table
...router I used at the time didn't help either. I then bought a Skil Classic...

...time I bought it I had no help, so it almost took my back out!...

Tools - Small Tools
...Short Line, I bought this product to help me sand true corners and edges. I...

...friction of the wooden skewers seems to help uncouple the couplers better. A track gage...

...x 3/8" stainless steel rectangular bars. They help out in weighing parts down for gluing,...

Tools - Table Saw
...you will need a second person to help you, but most of the assembly can...

...the safe guard and the fence. To help safeguard this investment I also bought the...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...much space. With careful installation, they also help the workbench stay level. I attached the...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...some soft foam in the drawers would help protect the rolling stock. I first made...

...a plywood divider for the drawers, to help in organizing. The drawer interior is roughly...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...looking for a small table that would help him with his small modeling projects. Things...

...edge of the table top. This would help in keeping things like wheels and springs...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...a lot from it, which will hopefully help with the future ones I am going...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...wire in the photo is just to help line up the holes to drill. I...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...come with the kit are of tremendous help here. I bought several different brands of...

...photos that come with the kit to help narrow-down what was applicable and what wasn't...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...very close together. Hopefully the photo will help. I couldn't figure out why I had...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior
...on your own. I hope these photos help. I received a few photos from fellow...

...car, which is what I used to help identify the parts. But, primarily the floor...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...the bottom of the cab floor, to help route the wires away from the universal...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...prototype digital photos, which were a tremendous help in my rivet-counting efforts! I would also...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...part) was exposed to the bottom (to help reception). Here's a side view. Not all...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...produce a nice, heavy engine, which will help traction. A lot of the more delicate...

...my pages on this web site will help future purchasers of this kit to build...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...same shape and size (a jig might help, but who wants to build a jig...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-02 Report
...used every clamp I could find to help this process along. I used wax paper...

...on the table saw. It will hopefully help with the scenic element of the roadbed...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-02 Report
...the turnout templates to the surface to help layout the track plan for this switching...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-05 Report
...gluing a paper template in place to help in laying the ties in the right...

My Layouts
...was a small point-to-point fictional layout to help polish my modeling skills while I'm "in...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-09 Report
...been built and added. Extra greenery really help the scene, too. This is a head-on...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-05 Report
...benchwork with pipe insulating foam. This doesn't help with a real quick move, but it...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...so the extra space behind there will help with providing power to the layout. The...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-03 Report
...left that up for some time to help in visualizing what this part of the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-08 Report
...left it there thinking that it might help make the water look more convincing (the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-10 Report
...used, which was as a crane to help load flat cars or gondolas that arrive...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-12 Report
...shown on this page are going to help me to decide what my actual structures...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...track was great, but it would not help the congestion my layout is now experiencing...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-06 Report
...the layout, so his small stature should help a bit with the forced perspective. I...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...plaster cloth dry overnight). I just couldn't help take this photo! The next day I...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...to the inside of the building, to help prevent the wires from becoming entangled later...

Great Model Railroads 2014
...that layouts can be built with the help of others. Chapter Page Title...

My Library
...My objective in listing these is to help you find the resources you need to...

Magazine Articles By Bill Kaufman
...owner's layout has changed, thanks to the help of friends.

Magazine Articles By Bob Werre
...by its previous owner, along with the help of the local Houston S Gaugers, and...

Magazine Articles By Brian Scace
...just watch what his visitors did to help improve his layout. Operating may be a...

Magazine Articles By Bruce B. Blackwood
...hobby store, from a storeowner's perspective, to help grow an interest in the scale you...

Magazine Articles By Dick Christianson
... Iowa farmer, Red Atwood, with the help of full time and seasonal "employees" turned...

Magazine Articles By Don Fiehmann
...DCC layouts. Handy flowcharts are provided to help hunt down problems. Demystifying Command Control Part...

Magazine Articles By Jeff Reynolds
...including bringing in the right people to help you. More Mears' Madness Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Jim Hediger
...how he built his angled liftout to help prevent problems related to alignment due to...

Magazine Articles By Margaret Mansfield
...Track Description: Studying prototype track to help design your model railroad track. Includes several...

Magazine Articles By Michael Gross
...or commercials playing in the background will help transition visitors to the period you are...

Magazine Articles By Mike Polsgrove
...the benefits of well-thought out districts to help even the load and reduce total shut...

Magazine Articles By Nicole Leach
...built an N-scale layout with a little help from her Dad.

Magazine Articles By Paul J. Dolkos
...the virtues of having nice scenery to help set the tone for operations. Modeling a...

Magazine Articles By Preston Cook
...also had their own HO-scale layout to help employees train. Ice Cream: A Can, a...

Magazine Articles By Category: DCC
...DCC layouts. Handy flowcharts are provided to help hunt down problems. Demystifying Command Control Part...

...the benefits of well-thought out districts to help even the load and reduce total shut...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...how he built his angled liftout to help prevent problems related to alignment due to...

...the virtues of having nice scenery to help set the tone for operations. Lighting &...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...just watch what his visitors did to help improve his layout. Operating may be a...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...owner's layout has changed, thanks to the help of friends. Welcome to Oakville Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - N - Small
...built an N-scale layout with a little help from her Dad. Petley Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - S
...by its previous owner, along with the help of the local Houston S Gaugers, and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Retailers
...hobby store, from a storeowner's perspective, to help grow an interest in the scale you...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
...including bringing in the right people to help you. An American's Impressions of British Model...

...or commercials playing in the background will help transition visitors to the period you are...

Magazine Articles By Category: Museums
... Iowa farmer, Red Atwood, with the help of full time and seasonal "employees" turned...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...also had their own HO-scale layout to help employees train. From Out of the Past:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Track
...Mansfield Description: Studying prototype track to help design your model railroad track. Includes several...

Model Railroader 1978-03 Articles
...built an N-scale layout with a little help from her Dad.

Model Railroader 1985-11 Articles
... Iowa farmer, Red Atwood, with the help of full time and seasonal "employees" turned...

Model Railroader 1989-07 Articles
...by its previous owner, along with the help of the local Houston S Gaugers, and...

Model Railroader 2005-11 Articles
...the virtues of having nice scenery to help set the tone for operations. Modeler's Guide...

...the benefits of well-thought out districts to help even the load and reduce total shut...

Model Railroader 2006-02 Articles
...or commercials playing in the background will help transition visitors to the period you are...

Model Railroader 2006-08 Articles
...how he built his angled liftout to help prevent problems related to alignment due to...

Model Railroading 2001-09 Articles
...Track Description: Studying prototype track to help design your model railroad track. Includes several...

O Scale Trains Magazine 01 March 2002 Articles
...hobby store, from a storeowner's perspective, to help grow an interest in the scale you...

O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007 Articles
...just watch what his visitors did to help improve his layout. Operating may be a...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-03 Articles
...including bringing in the right people to help you. Kitbashing a Maintenance-of-way Truck Page:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-01 Articles
...DCC layouts. Handy flowcharts are provided to help hunt down problems. Ten Ways to Model...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-10 Articles
...owner's layout has changed, thanks to the help of friends. SP Caboose/combine 401: an On30...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2007-12 Articles
...also had their own HO-scale layout to help employees train. Modeling a B&M Alco S-2...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...owner's layout has changed, thanks to the help of friends. Walthers HO Caboose Assembly Tricks...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...built an N-scale layout with a little help from her Dad. Norfolk Southern "Top Gon"...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
... Iowa farmer, Red Atwood, with the help of full time and seasonal "employees" turned...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...by its previous owner, along with the help of the local Houston S Gaugers, and...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...the text below, so this map may help in putting the story together. The museum's...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Great Model Railroads Vol 37
...open houses during the Christmas season to help pay the bills.

Canonsburg Milling
...I had used the built staircase to help me determine where to put the second...

Furniture Factory - Main Factory Building
...Finally, Testors Dullcoate was sprayed on to help protect the surface and to dull any...

Trestle Bridge Diorama
...act as the outside guard rails (to help prevent a derailed car from falling off...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...hope that these photos will be of help to others who have ordered this kit...

...this kit and need a little extra help. Or, if you are considering purchasing one...

...hope this page and the photos will help you assemble your kit. It took me...

...insert a potentiometer (a variable resistor) to help slow down the motor. That is all...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...bridge. I used the left-over "disk" to help pre-bend the code 40 rail. I cut...

...wire to the rails. The gravel will help hide the wire. The motor assembly (see...

helped
General Rolling Stock - Containers
...a very small piece of paper towel helped settle the decal while still keeping it...

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...the rest of the tender body, which helped in figuring out the problems. This photo...

Tools - Angled Panel Cutting Jig
...an hour and a half to construct, helped me make the cut accurately in less...

Tools - Router Table
...hard to find, but the guy who helped me with it (turned out to be...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Remotor
...CVs of the decoder, but nothing really helped. After e-mailing with Neil Stanton about my...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...car. Looking at photos in the instructions helped me figure this out. The body has...

...into place. Careful studying of the photos helped me to figure out where it was...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...playing with the decoder's settings, but nothing helped. I opened up the engine again and...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...these weights on it. A side-profile glance helped me to verify that the walkway went...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...pre-bending the strips' curves before installing them helped. I used lots of superglue (the gel...

...the plaster could ooze out. The glue helped me build a nice dam. This is...

Magazine Articles By Bruce Chubb
...in an operating session. Many people have helped Bruce and his wife build this layout....

Magazine Articles By Eric G. Nelson
... HO Description: Hobby shop owners helped start this modular club layout. They own...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...in an operating session. Many people have helped Bruce and his wife build this layout....

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Modular
... HO Description: Hobby shop owners helped start this modular club layout. They own...

Model Railroader 1989-02 Articles
... HO Description: Hobby shop owners helped start this modular club layout. They own...

Model Railroader 2006-02 Articles
...in an operating session. Many people have helped Bruce and his wife build this layout....

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...in an operating session. Many people have helped Bruce and his wife build this layout....

...- Modular Description: Hobby shop owners helped start this modular club layout. They own...

About pmrr.org
...DCC right away. Later, in 2004, I helped him tear down his N-scale layout...

Canonsburg Steel & Iron Works
...its approximate location on my layout. This helped me do some planning. You can see...

Canonsburg Milling
...down-strokes over the entire wall sections. This helped in towning down the earth color. I...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...rails about two scale feet apart. It helped keep them fairly straight and even along...

Furniture Factory - Lumber Shed
...the walkway and to the structure. This helped make sure that they were in the...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...use (actually, they confused me more than helped). I hope that these photos will be...

helper
S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
...Kadee "S" 12" 18" S-Helper Service 11.5" 17.5"...

...and started using the Kadee and S Helper Service couplers that come with the rolling...

S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...the test car next to a S Helper Service coupler on the NW2 engine. I...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...things, such as detail parts, some "S Helper Service" sectional track, and a few kits....

...X26 PRR boxcar made by S Helper Service. I am now an S-scaler!...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...the parts. I actually studied the S Helper Service X26 boxcar I have to see...

Magazine Articles By Mike Polsgrove
... This article covers walkaround control, consisting, helper service, multi-train control, Rule 17 lighting, whistles,...

Magazine Articles By Category: DCC
... This article covers walkaround control, consisting, helper service, multi-train control, Rule 17 lighting, whistles,...

Model Railroader 2006-01 Articles
... This article covers walkaround control, consisting, helper service, multi-train control, Rule 17 lighting, whistles,...

helpful
DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...web site are pretty accurate and very helpful in getting you started. Installing the drivers...

Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing
...the center of the rail is very helpful in keeping the rail in position. Even...

Painting - Airbrush Setup
...asked for help. The employees were very helpful, but the end result was that no...

N-scale Equipment
...people who have found them to be helpful. Any external links referenced in the articles...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Motor Conversion
...of all the parts. These were very helpful. The Starmans' motor comes with textual instructions...

Tools - Panel Cutting Sled
...leverage that the board provides will be helpful. As seen in the photo below, I...

Tools - Roller Stand
...my collection of tools. They proved tremendously helpful their first day on the job. They...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...workbench is now 1-1/2" thick. This is helpful when applying clamps to the table surface...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Conclusion
...was there. The prototype photos were very helpful, as were the decal placements and the...

...comes with instructions. It would have been helpful if Jim had included those instructions. Once...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Convert To Scale
...that this page with the photos is helpful to others who still want to apply...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Interior
...on the opposite wall would have been helpful. The next day I took the body...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...quite light, so this plate is very helpful. I put the underframe aside and started...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-08 Report
...Engineering flextrack keeps it shape, which is helpful here; you can't do that with Atlas'...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...walk on the layout. They were very "helpful" when it was time to take the...

Railroading Books in My Library
...52 Micro Layouts You Can Build 764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders A Treasury of...

764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders
Railroading Books in My Library - 764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders Railroading Books in...

...Railroading Books in My Library - 764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders Author : various...

My Library - Photo Albums
...years. You may find some of them helpful in your research or modeling projects. Baggage...

About pmrr.org
...I do not. However, they may be helpful to those who wish to transition from...

helping
P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...by myself, so the boards were my "helping hands". The last thing I got done...

The Cyclopedia of Industrial Modeling
...Bridge Piers 25 88 A Helping Hand/Painting Jig 26 90 Sometimes...

Magazine Articles By Gary Carmichael
... Gary specifically mentions people that are helping S-scale move forward into the digital frontier,...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and People
... Gary specifically mentions people that are helping S-scale move forward into the digital frontier,...

1:64 Modeling Guide 2012 Spring Articles
... Gary specifically mentions people that are helping S-scale move forward into the digital frontier,...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
... Gary specifically mentions people that are helping S-scale move forward into the digital frontier,...

helps
Electronics Projects - Sound Module
...on top of the speaker itself. This helps tremendously in the recording as well as...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
...sure it doesn't pick the frog. This helps position the guard rails just so that...

Product Photos - Scale Card
...is a credit card-sized plastic card that helps you quickly determine if an item is...

General Rolling Stock - Containers
...highlight the rivets and edges, which also helps to "age" them a bit. You can...

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...the wires to the locomotives, so it helps to have that stay in its place....

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - Introduction
...weight (installation of the traction tire kit helps), and it seems to bind on curves...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...of the branches, but rather the flexibility helps when you accidentally bump the tree while...

...into the bottom of the tree. This helps with holding it, and later with planting...

Scenery - Thin Castings
...mixture to stain the castings. This really helps to define the rock edges. I then...

Tools - Small Tools
...flextrack or hand-lay your own track. It helps you make sure that the rails are...

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...top of the rails. Every little bit helps in keeping the wheels running smooth. If...

Trackwork - Track Cleaning
...top of the lap pad. The eraser helps hold the pad in place and also...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
..."walls" around three of the sides. This helps in preventing small parts from rolling off...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body
...fit better around the frame. It also helps, since I was using 0.040" thick styrene...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Chassis
...the trucks, because of clearance issues; it helps to center the chassis in the correct...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...weight. It's not enough, but every bit helps. The next photo shows where I am...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-04 Report
...the backdrop with some light-colored hills. This helps set the "mood" for this area as...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...here, though). My trees have roots, which helps in keeping the tree upright. This is...

Magazine Articles By George Hall
...layout in the Los Altos History Museum helps visitors to view the past of the...

Magazine Articles By Paul Schmidt
...Tools Description: An easy-to-make jig that helps accurately align decals, especially individual letters and...

Magazine Articles By Peter Goudinoff
...spare room. The author describes how he helps his son build a track plan that...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...layout in the Los Altos History Museum helps visitors to view the past of the...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...spare room. The author describes how he helps his son build a track plan that...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...Schmidt Description: An easy-to-make jig that helps accurately align decals, especially individual letters and...

Model Railroader 1991-01 Articles
...spare room. The author describes how he helps his son build a track plan that...

Model Railroader 2002-08 Articles
...Tools Description: An easy-to-make jig that helps accurately align decals, especially individual letters and...

Model Railroader 2005-01 Articles
...layout in the Los Altos History Museum helps visitors to view the past of the...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...spare room. The author describes how he helps his son build a track plan that...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...layout in the Los Altos History Museum helps visitors to view the past of the...

Canonsburg Milling
...landing support (left side of the photo) helps to keep them square. Installing the treads...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...with a flat black latex paint. This helps seal the wood. The flat black will...

...stage. Dry-brushing white paint on the ties helps to age them a bit. You can...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...closing up on you. A little practice helps here. Also, by using the larger diameter...

Oil Pump Jack
...can be quite noisy. Slowing it down helps reduce that noise a good bit. I...

hemlock
Magazine Articles By Mallory Hope Ferrell
...final installment of this series covers the Hemlock Central Railroad and the Fort Wilderness Railroad....

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...final installment of this series covers the Hemlock Central Railroad and the Fort Wilderness Railroad....

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-11/12 Articles
...final installment of this series covers the Hemlock Central Railroad and the Fort Wilderness Railroad....

hemmings
S-scale Vehicles
...Crestliner External Reference: Hemmings This is...

hence
N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...than the weight of the contact strips, hence the slightest movement of the decoder and...

N-scale Equipment - Kato Passenger Cars - Coupler Conversion
...also check the gauge of the wheels, hence the gauge checker tool in the photo....

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...numbers always look better than even numbers, hence three rather than two or four. I...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Sideways Installation
...or scenery (don't yet know which one, hence the decision). I measured and decided a...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...me to the engine's address of "24", hence the label. The other part needed for...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Construction: Frame
...building them on a piece of glass, hence the layout being reflected in the photo....

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...(I miscalculated the location of the notch, hence it is off-center here). After gluing the...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior Lights
...close-up photo of the part, taken free-hand hence the out-of-focus. However, it shows the small...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Layout Design
...to run at least two trains, and hence I created a double-track "bowl" design. The...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-09 Report
...sheet. This was inset into the frame, hence the need for the plywood strips inside...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-11 Report
...didn't like the surface and its color, hence the "gravel". When that dried, I vacuumed...

Magazine Articles By G.J. Michels, Jr.
...painted white and were a rare sight, hence their nickname. The author used InterMountain kits...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Refrigerator Cars
...painted white and were a rare sight, hence their nickname. The author used InterMountain kits...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1996-04 Articles
...painted white and were a rare sight, hence their nickname. The author used InterMountain kits...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...painted white and were a rare sight, hence their nickname. The author used InterMountain kits...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR N5c Cabin Car
...figuring out how the lighting was installed. Hence these shots focused on the interior roof.

Online Digital Videos
...the crowds have died down a bit, hence the "quietness". Watch the...

Bascule Bridge
...epoxy glue because of the dissimilar materials, hence the spray painting now. In the photo,...

henderson
Great Model Railroads 2002
...The Coal Belt in 1910 Author: Bill Henderson. This HO-scale layout measures 8 by 20...

Magazine Articles By Author
...Bill Gruber - 2 articles Bill Henderson - 1 articles Bill Kaufman...

...Buzz Lenander - 1 articles Byron Henderson - 1 articles C. Jeff Riley...

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...Page: 69 Author: Bill Henderson Description: The author stumbled on some...

Model Railroad Hobbyist 2009 July Articles
...Page: 26 Author: Byron Henderson Category: Layout Construction Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-06 Articles
...Page: 69 Author: Bill Henderson Category: Scenery - Trees, Shrubs,...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Page: 26 Author: Byron Henderson Category: Layout Construction Description:...

hendrix
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...love all the traditionals, such as Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Janis Joplin, Queen, Rush, Bob...

henequen
Magazine Articles By Irene Brown
...in Yucatan to support the production of henequen (fiber used for making rope). Nowadays it...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...in Yucatan to support the production of henequen (fiber used for making rope). Nowadays it...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-09/10 Articles
...in Yucatan to support the production of henequen (fiber used for making rope). Nowadays it...

henning
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... 21 Authors: John E. Henning & Chris Borgmeyer Description: The...

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...Airport Page: 24 Author: Henry Ellett Category: Modules Scale:...

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NASG Dispatch 2010-10 Articles
...Page: 28 Author: Monte Heppe Category: Modules Description: Three...

herald
Future Layout - Givens
...late as 1953 (the PRR changed their herald in early 1954). I prefer lush green...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Completion
...N5C. 1926-1955 Lettering Scheme, White Lettering. No Herald". I applied the decals to the model...

heralds
Magazine Articles By Louis Adler
...04/08/2014 Designing and Obtaining Private Road Name Heralds Magazine: Model Railroader 1978-11 Page:...

...need to design your own logos and heralds. This article describes how to do this...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars
...decals. Designing and Obtaining Private Road Name Heralds Magazine: Model Railroader 1978-11 Page:...

...need to design your own logos and heralds. This article describes how to do this...

Model Railroader 1978-11 Articles
...scheme. Designing and Obtaining Private Road Name Heralds Page: 123 Author: Louis...

...need to design your own logos and heralds. This article describes how to do this...

herb
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...articles Henry Ellett - 1 articles Herb Gishlick - 2 articles Herb King...

...articles Herb Gishlick - 2 articles Herb King - 1 articles Herbert C....

Magazine Articles By Gary Hoover
...Greg Gray's O-scale, John Kalin's Sn3, and Herb Gilden's HO-scale layouts. Rushing Water Magazine:...

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...2006-08 Page: 72 Author: Herb Gishlick Scale: HO Description: In...

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...Greg Gray's O-scale, John Kalin's Sn3, and Herb Gilden's HO-scale layouts. Report on the 2010...

Model Railroader 2006-08 Articles
...World Page: 72 Author: Herb Gishlick Category: Layouts - HO...

NASG Dispatch 2009-04 Articles
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...Greg Gray's O-scale, John Kalin's Sn3, and Herb Gilden's HO-scale layouts. Loading Coal Page:...

Scale Rails 2006-02 Articles
...Railroad Page: 21 Author: Herb Gishlick Category: Layouts Scale:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...2006-08 Page: 72 Author: Herb Gishlick Category: Layouts - HO...

...2006-02 Page: 21 Author: Herb Gishlick Category: Layouts Description:...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...2009-04 Page: 30 Author: Herb King Category: Electronics Description:...

herbal
Furniture Factory - Diorama
...smaller trunks. I drink a lot of herbal teas. There is a great store here...

...store here in west-Houston that sells fresh herbal teas "raw". The tree trunks came from...

herbert
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...2006-12 Page: 61 Author: Herbert Koenig Scale: HOn3 Description: The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...No.3 Page: 29 Author: Herbert C. Archdeacon Description: Article talks about...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-12 Articles
...Cleaner Page: 61 Author: Herbert Koenig Category: M.O.W. Equipment Scale:...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...Railroaders Page: 29 Author: Herbert C. Archdeacon Category: Pennsylvania Railroad...

Magazine Articles for HOn3 Scale
...2006-12 Page: 61 Author: Herbert Koenig Category: M.O.W. Equipment Description:...

hercules
Magazine Articles By Rich Newmiller
...includes many photos of the area. The Hercules Cement Plant Magazine: Scale Rails...

... Photos and full discussion of the Hercules Cement plant in Stockertown, Pennsylvania. The Strasburg...

Magazine Articles By Category: Industries
...Prototype description and photos. Modeling suggestions. The Hercules Cement Plant Magazine: Scale Rails...

... Photos and full discussion of the Hercules Cement plant in Stockertown, Pennsylvania. The Pickle...

Scale Rails 2005-11 Articles
...busy, such as the famous TimeSaver. The Hercules Cement Plant Page: 28 Author:...

... Photos and full discussion of the Hercules Cement plant in Stockertown, Pennsylvania. Seaboard Coast...

here
Animation - Experimental Doors
...and Testors glue to connect the parts. Here is the entire "above-ground" structure. From a...

S-scale Vehicles
...the model and the prototype photo shown here both have a single, driver's side windshield...

...to be a fairly accurate one. Shown here in another color, the model's doors open,...

DCC - Digitrax Command Station Reset
...able to select 4-digit addresses ever since. Here are the steps required to reset the...

DCC - Tsunami Decoder Programming
...is needed to program decoders is right here. There is a wall plug for connecting...

...example, I have an old Digitrax DZ143 here that I have removed from an N-scale...

Electronics Projects - Flickering Lights
...bought the radio shown in the photo here. A cheap set of headphones is the...

Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...built two of them. The one shown here was the only one I was able...

...components. The beauty of the circuit shown here is that it also detects signals from...

...the reporting LED, and the power supply. Here is a close-up photo of one of...

...of slipping the components into each slot. Here is a photo of all the components...

Electronics Projects - LEDs
...Again, too much of a good thing here, i.e. current, and the LED will blow....

...it clearly shows the LEDs in action. Here's the cab roof before assembly. I glued...

Electronics Projects - Modifying Tortoises
...contacts that slide across the PC board. Here I have removed the parts and marked...

Electronics Projects - Sound Module
...metal polishing disc on the Dremel tool. Here is a photo of the final assembly....

Hand-building Crossings - Building a Crossing
...the rail, but the outside, as shown here, is harder to access. I will paint...

...with the top of the curved rail. Here's a close-up shot of the joint soldered...

...the track gages to install that rail. Here is a close-up of the joint of...

...superglue aids in the installation process. And here is the final photo for this article....

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...to use a piece of flextrack (shown here is an N-scale piece of Atlas flextrack)....

Hand-laying Track - 4. Spikes
...careful, because they tend to fly away. Here's a very close-up photo of a couple...

Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...like that. Finally, I e-mailed a friend here in town and asked how he laid...

Hand-laying Track - 7. My Checklist
...myself, so any updates are always made here. Laying Sub-roadbed Fit...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
... The turnout construction method shown here uses the Fast Tracks jigs (I bought...

... The jig shown here is used to actually do the shaping...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...available at the SDSoNS club web site. Here's how I got the template to come...

...(assuming Internet Explorer and a Windows platform here), and then paste the image in a...

...ties in the print out. The objective here is to get the paper as flat...

...straight track (must use the NMRA gage here, of course - you can buy these...

...needs to line up with the template. Here is a close-up photo. Be careful where...

...over. This is too critical to ignore. Here is a photo of the other half...

...bend it, and solder it in place. Here is a closeup of the points so...

...ballast will hold them in position. And here are two such turnouts built to form...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 83 S-scale Turnout
...end of the turnout I am building here, I have to account for the curvature...

...down, so all I am worried about here is the curvature of the stock rail....

...on, so absolute accuracy is not required here. The location of the awl is then...

...the file is all that is necessary here. If you go overboard, you could severely...

...it is possible to do some tweaking here, especially if the gage of the stock...

...stock rail is a bit too wide. Here is a close-up photo of the two...

Painting - Airbrush Cleaning
...trigger is shown removed from the airbrush here. Normally, for cleaning the airbrush, it doesn't...

Painting - Airbrush Setup
...their air power tools section (at least here in Houston, Texas). The reason why I...

Painting - Paint Caddy
...I used to make those is shown here. Since the bottom tray is actually the...

Painting - Paint Drawer
...hour to drill all 60 holes. And here is the final result. I flipped the...

Product Photos - Model Tech Studios
...that even though I show S-scale products here, the company tends to make the same...

General Rolling Stock - Coal Load
...wanted. The load is quite heavy now. Here's the load dropped into the car for...

General Rolling Stock - Containers
...of Bill's containers and they are shown here (unfinished) in a PRR G24 gondola. These...

...idea. All the decals needed are included. Here's a photo of the diagrams that come...

General Rolling Stock - Dragline Buckets Load
...it, which can be challenging to remove. Here's one that's all cleaned up. After doing...

General Rolling Stock - Painting Wheels
...piece of wood. The parts are shown here in the photo. I marked off with...

...extra little detail to these plastic models. Here is a box car whose wheels have...

General Rolling Stock - Power Generator Load
...load on one of my flat cars. Here is a photo of the generators on...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Coupler Conversion
...the spring. The spring might jump out! Here are the parts you get from Micro-Trains....

...but it will snap into place easily. Here is the finished product. The first conversion...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Motor Conversion
...in about 2 hours (taking my time). Here is a picture of the locomotive before...

...be careful not to loose that clip. Here is a photograph of the body, frame,...

...off of the motor - very important. Here is the old motor removed from the...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Pilot Conversion
...opened package and the locomotive are shown here. See one of the other articles on...

...shows the coupler before this filing. And here is the coupler installed with the screw....

...is too long, as can be seen here in the photo. The Sunrise pilots just...

...coupler would fall apart, but it didn't. Here is the extremely close tolerance. Again, I...

...to the metal walkway using 5-minute epoxy. Here you can see the close-coupling that Z-scale...

...photo; I was doing a quick check). Here's a shot of the front pilot.

N-scale Equipment - Atlas GP7 - Coupler Conversion
...coupler hole with the body work hole. Here is the finished product. The coupler height...

N-scale Equipment - Bachmann Doodlebug - Coupler Conversion
...up the MT coupler with Walthers Goo. Here is the final result, right side up.

N-scale Equipment - Bowser Hoppers - Coal Load
...HO-scale hoppers, but the same idea applies here. I used Matte Medium evenly mixed with...

...on prototype photos of these PRR hoppers. Here's the final result. It looks a lot...

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...shell. I will try to describe it here with the help of some photos. The...

N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - Wheel Cleaning
...between the tender and the engine. Shown here is the Dremel polishing "bit" that I...

...track power from the tender. My project here seems to confirm that.

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - Coupler Conversion
...the under side of the tender. And here is the final result. I used Walthers'...

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...by the decoder. Back to the locomotive. Here I have carefully removed the motor after...

...wires are routed underneath the engineer's seat. Here's a shot of the left side of...

N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Coupler Conversion
...in the direction shown by the arrows. Here the clip has been removed. Once it...

...Installing the front coupler as I show here requires the removal of the trip pin...

...for the removal of the trip pin here is that the trip pin will hit...

...a period of time. The method shown here appears to be more secure. The final...

N-scale Equipment - Kato Passenger Cars - Coupler Conversion
...shim piece and coupler to the body. Here are the tools I use to accomplish...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - DCC Conversion
...that used to hold the light board. Here are the two frame halves after their...

...The next two photos show the sequence. Here the strip has been moved into position....

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Disassembly
...Disassembly 08/01/2007 Here's a step-by-step photo guide describing how to...

...I could always go back to them. Here's a quick photo of the tank removed...

...out from the bottom of the shell. Here's a photo of the frame removed from...

...also makes it harder to remove them. Here's one of those little buggers. The light...

...out of the top of the truck. Here is a close-up photo of the assembly...

...Luckily the gear assembly stays together! And here is a photo of the entire truck...

N-scale Equipment - Micro-Trains Box Car X26 - Adding Weight
...fall away from the body quite easily. Here are the two parts separated. The frame...

N-scale Equipment - Micro-Trains Box Car X26 - Coupler Conversion
...trucks need to be modified, as shown here, to be able to clear the body-mounted...

N-scale Equipment - Micro-Trains Box Car X43a - Coupler Conversion
...The result of the surgery is shown here. Clean-up of the truck part is not...

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - Coupler Conversion
...an operating front coupler. I do, so here we go. The original coupler is not...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - Coupler Conversion
...height difference turned out to be 0.050". Here you can see the coupler being installed....

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...the tender will be permanently wired together. Here I snapped out the center wheel of...

...two parts, but they don't go willingly! Here is the one on the other side...

...away from the lips on the weight. Here the weight has been removed from the...

...and from the old tender wire. And here is the view of the front of...

...motor to not turn over at all. Here's my temporary test contraption. Using tape and...

S-scale Couplers - Proto Max Couplers
...they are plenty strong for S-scale use. Here's a better angle view of the couplers....

S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...of the HO-scale couplers that I show here. The materials in the package are...

Scenery - Abutments Casts
...was just enough. The first one (shown here) wound up with a bit too much...

...final position. It may be the humidity here in Houston, but it was still not...

...a good number of abutments from it. Here's a photo of the abutments in place.

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...thick. I cut two lengths of wire. Here I am cutting one piece to 13...

...drilled a hole in my work table here, because this work table will soon go...

...above. Any dark green will. The photo here shows what the tree looks like at...

...a subtle effect when viewed in person. Here are a grouping of several of the...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...I come up with. The method described here is heavily influenced by Gordon Gravett's first...

...those twisted pair into one, as shown here. I like to form them together at...

...not making any particular species of tree here (I am not that advanced yet). Next,...

...upper branches to form additional skinnier branches. Here I am showing the effect of the...

...you can still see some twisted wire here and there. After the modeling paste has...

...waiting on the final spray coat. And here is a profile view of the tree...

...them out on the tree(s) you see here. It is just the perfect size, shape,...

...think. Additionally, I tried a new approach here which looks great in person, but is...

...purposely didn't overdo it on this one. Here's another side of the tree. The next...

...applied can make the tree look like. Here is a top-down view which shows off...

...photo is one with the Selkirk leaves. Here is a close-up of that tree. It...

Scenery - Generic Background Trees
...with a pair of pliers. As shown here, leave one strand sticking out of the...

...Super 77 spray glue. It costs $11 here in Houston, Texas and it is the...

Scenery - Generic Foreground Trees
...of practice to become better at this. Here's the materials list (excludes tools):...

...exactly the way I want it to. Here are those dowels shown above transformed into...

Scenery - Scenery Base
...a straightedge is all that is needed here. The strips do not have to be...

...he calls "ground goop". Following his article, here's what I now use: - one...

...plaster cloth-covered area shown earlier is shown here with the "goop" applied and shaped. I...

Scenery - Streets
...vinyl spackling. I would have done that here, but I didn't have any on hand...

...Blend" material (a first), and tried that here. I sprinkled it on the painted area...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...several passes to make the groove wider. Here comes a decision point. I didn't...

...and even. There is no glue involved here; it is just a dry-fit. The first...

Scenery - Thin Castings
...tear, so I could use it again. Here is another close-up view of the rock...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...layouts at shows and at people's homes here in Houston. Like N scale, it, too,...

...and I visited Papa Ben's Train Place here in Houston, Texas (I created and am...

...layout, and you can follow along here . September 5th, 2008...

Tools - Circle Cutting Jig
...be cut. The above-board view is shown here. The advantage of using a plunge router...

Tools - Clamp Wall Rack
...are now covered by this hanger board. Here I placed the top half of the...

...rack I need 52 of them (shown here). In this photo the spacer blocks are...

...of effort getting it up there. And here is my entire collection of clamps. The...

Tools - Dust Collector
...might otherwise cake up inside the filter. Here is my set-up ready to go to...

Tools - Lightbox
...feet), and the 90-degree elbows installed. And here's the entire lightbox put together. I decided...

Tools - Panel Support
...against the wall, out of the way. Here's a photo of the actual set-up after...

...loose if I accidentally hit the supports. Here's a nice overall shot of the whole...

Tools - Router Table
...and even though the companies all were here in Houston, I had a hard time...

...around it to roll it up (shown here). He said that the material is quite...

...deviated a bit from the magazine article here. I wanted to have a heavy bottom,...

...false floor. This is shown being glued here. I made the side panels by gluing...

Tools - Small Tools
...away. I picked up this beauty shown here at Harbor Freight after I switched to...

Tools - Table Saw Overarm
...between the leg and the extension table. Here is a photo of the final assembly...

Tools - Work Bench LED Lighting
...No need to worry about heat. And here is my contraption. A simple, portable work...

...was glued with lots of 5-minute epoxy. Here's a close-up photo taken under the light...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Above-ground Installation
...instead of green in the photos above). Here you might be able to make out...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Basic Tortoise Installation
...drill template that comes with the unit. Here is the assembled collection of parts. The...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Sideways Installation
...on the gray and other green wires. Here are the parts needed to install the...

...Tortoise to avoid the afore-mentioned pressure. And here is the final setup with all the...

...actuator rod to just above the throwbar. Here is an overall view of the installation...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...the various pieces of wood you see here serve two purposes. One is to provide...

...below the base frame by 1/2 inch. Here is a low-angle view of the set-up....

...the section where you are laying track. Here a half-circle is being glued to a...

...there in case of trouble. No problems. Here is a close-up of the track being...

...to all the areas around the helix. Here is a dramatic low-angle shot of the...

...is a view from inside the helix. Here you can see the two A-frames installed....

...went well, the installation is a problem here. I intended to attach the upper part...

...wires to the rear of the helix. Here is the snake of connectors. I was...

...helix. This was not a trivial process. Here is the view from the top with...

Custom Track Solutions - Pivot Table
...was removed, I sanded down the area. Here is a shot of the pivot table...

...to the pivot table in the back. Here is an updated photo of the pivot...

...was cheap, quick, and it is effective. Here's a picture of the yard serviced by...

Trackwork - Ballasting Flextrack
...may have to do some spot treatment here and there to fill up the profile...

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...the other end of the track in-place. Here I am in the process of marking...

...contains track-laying jigs. I am using one here that lays on the rails. It provides...

...good grip on the flextrack (not shown here). Use the file to get rid of...

...of the rails. It is barely visible here. Once ballasted, the solder and wires are...

Trackwork - NJ Semaphore
...to the semaphore signal is extremely bare-bones. Here's a close-up of the signal box. The...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
... The track painting method I use here I learned from Allen Keller's video tape...

...all the track, just an occasional dab here and there. Again spraying from the side....

Trackwork - Roadbed
...to the MDF sub-roadbed. My message here is, if you are going to use...

...modules I built for our club layout. Here you can see several full-size, painted, but...

Trackwork - Track Inspection Car
...snap off the end of the frame. Here is a photo of the frame cut...

...the screws from the caboose mentioned above. Here is the car in action, clearly showing...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...hinges to the back board. The key here is to make sure the table is...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...going to be fitted into the room. Here is an over-exposed photo of the first...

...each drawer front individually. Three are shown here. By doing that, each associated drawer's grain...

...against each other like I have done here. I can open and close this door...

...workbench. With the other hand (not shown here for clarity), I provided horizontal pressure against...

...and a horizontal strip of foam. And here is one drawer finished. I did all...

...out of the way. It is shown here in use with my current S-scale layout....

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...in the room. As can be seen here in the top-view drawing, we decided to...

Woodworking - Work Table
...to re-use them again for this project. Here is a close-up of one of the...

...each side. I had a major "oops" here. I forgot to cut and install the...

...with the edge of the plywood. And here's the final product! I finished installing the...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Model Information
...the mail (quickly converted to DCC). Here's my critical review with regard to the...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Wobbly Units
...on my home layout, but testing them here and paying attention to the behavior did...

...show them to do the same thing here, so that eliminated track issues as being...

...of the gear tower, which is shown here in the side closest to the camera...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Regearing
...is what I received from American Models. Here is a close up of one of...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - S-CAB
...is a bit of a tight fit here, because it cannot go past the metal...

...stand to hold this board in position. Here, too, the issue is to keep the...

...get a couple of packages of them! Here it is installed between the decoder's white...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Frame
...feels heavier with them in it. So here we are. Three basic body shapes. There...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...to test them out on the layout. Here my NW2 is pushing them down a...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Exterior Details
...I settled on the one I'm showing here. I found this plastic tube in my...

...on the top of the car accordingly. Here's a head-on view of the finished car...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Painting
...I could only find it at Walmart. Here is a close-up of the finished cars...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Decking
...the masking tape's glue as possible. And here is the car with brand new wood...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Construction: Frame
...(10"), I am building them upside-down. And here are the three basic frames put together....

...them accordingly. The important thing to note here is that the center sill pieces need...

...note I want to make for myself here is that I probably should have cut...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Conclusion
...of embarrassed to have this article published here. But, we all have to start somewhere!...

...them, I will report on their usefulness here. I really enjoy scratchbuilding in general,...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Frame
...H21a quad hopper. The first one shown here has a number of errors in it...

...should have been cut a bit longer. Here's an extreme close-up of the finished bolster....

...is 12" tall and 4" wide. Shown here is one assembled and other one in...

...in the next model.) All material used here is a scale 2 inches thick, except...

...of the notch, hence it is off-center here). After gluing the cross sill to the...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Body
...braces, perpendicular to the 1x6. The challenge here is to keep them straight and glue...

...glued under the sloped sheets. Two issues here: there should have been a vertical panel...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior
...on the end in the corner shown here. It sure speeds up the work when...

...the side edge they were to go. Here's a photo of the B end of...

...2 links' worth of chain to attach here anyway. I noticed on prototype photos some...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Completion
...look a lot better. The lesson learned here is that I need to apply a...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...with the kit into the shape shown here. This is the main air brake. I...

...then glued the L-shaped parts you see here and re-installed the valve parts you see...

...truck for this car (if ever!). And here's the car on the track. I gathered...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Adding Details
...rails above the doors. The hard part here was finding the parts in the box!...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...just added a few drops of superglue here and there between the body and the...

...with the kit are of tremendous help here. I bought several different brands of air...

Equipment - B&O M55 Box Car - Model Information
...box. Clearly indicates our favorite modeling scale. Here's the side of the box which provides...

...also wrapped in a plastic bag. And here's the car! MTH only sells freight cars...

...car, so you can see the decals. Here's a close-up of the fine print next...

...the door, so these are delicate models. Here is a close-up of the roof, showing...

...floor has simulated wood grain as well. Here's an overall shot of the underside of...

...under-body detailing, probably from the same tooling. Here's a close up of the major components....

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Exterior
...there were some small bits of flash here and there. I also found three cylindrical...

...a bit of careful cutting. The concern here is to make sure the windows maintain...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Completion
...into the already-finished body interior. As shown here, I put the same masking tape over...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior Lights
...attach the roof to the car. And here's the final result. I lightly painted the...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...motor replacement that I want to capture here. First, the red electrical tape that was...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Decoder Settings
...Phoenix Sound Here's the scenario using my Digitrax system:...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...width-wise in the shell, as is shown here. The outside material of the battery is...

...need to be replaced in the future. Here is a side view of the battery...

...a couple of layers of electrical tape. Here is a side view of the BPS...

... under the BPS circuit board. Here I am test fitting the decoder/receiver board....

...liquid electrical tape over the brass strips. Here's the handy tool I formed from some...

...so there is really nothing to do here. The brown wire connected to the other...

...need to use the "2" button instead. Here is a close-up of the resistor connected...

...Reed Switch Here is a top-down view of the final...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Photo Gallery
...completed its switching duties in Canonsburg, PA. Here we see PRR #5912 doing some switching...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Painting
...(was my first time working with them). Here's the model after the decals have been...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...they have hats, which seems more "prototypical". Here is a shot of Jack, the brakeman....

...of Bill, the engineer. A lesson learned here was to be sure to fit the...

...first. At the 2010 Sn3 Symposium held here in Houston, I bought the 23mm square...

...disconnect. There is a lot here in the photo, so let's go through...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...for the February 19th model railroad show here in Houston. Building the body of the...

...S2 and perhaps another RS-1 of theirs. Here is a list of things I would...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...up while I was working with it. Here's a top view. I'll be routing the...

...in the way. The thing to remember here is that the motor's body just clears...

...exposed to the bottom (to help reception). Here's a side view. Not all of the...

...inductors connect with the tape. The issue here is that the BPS board has the...

...from the frame, should I need to. Here's a close-up of the rear light wires...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...received it at my home. My point, here, is not to harp on the company,...

...parts, and several lengths of brass wire. Here's a photo of all the kit's parts...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body
...hood's curvature, so no filing was required here. I put the three major components that...

...material is easy to drill by hand. Here's a photo of the short running board...

...underside of the running boards later on. Here's a photo of the completed pilots. This...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Chassis
...as shown in the photo. Two notes here: first, make sure the back side of...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...a ways to go to perfect them. Here is a photo of an Alco S2...

...long hood. The only thing to note here is that the stack sits off to...

...and short hood. There are three problems here. First, my mistake was that I didn't...

...going to want to be very careful here. The third mistake is the same one...

...side of the hood. By the way, here is a photo of my simple jig...

...lift rings in the long hood. And here they are installed on the short hood....

...method. There are two variables at play here. One is the fact that the brass...

...bit of curvature in the photo, but here's a shot of the handrail, shown above,...

...to wear-and-tear of the engine in use! Here are a couple of overall photos with...

Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - Coupler Conversion
...provide us with a replacement shim (seen here in the lower-left corner of the photo)....

...return back to its center position. And here is the finished model. The truck fits...

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...found quite a bit of flash hiding here and there, so be sure to check...

...a piece of glass for that. And here they are, ready to go together. Again,...

...being glued to the roof. The key here is to make sure that the roof...

...however the glue "re-attached" the piece again. Here's a photo of my interpretation of the...

...trucks I found were installed next. And here's an overall view of the car as...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...with the AB control valve part (shown here above the car). The valve has one...

...some several times to get it right. Here is a close-up photo of one set....

...parts are available commercially, I'd be interested. Here is a photo of one of them...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...the side panels, and some rust weathering here and there. I highlighted some areas with...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-02 Report
...up with. One solid, heavy mainline sub-roadbed. Here's a view of the end profile. These...

...on the right-hand side of the layout. Here's a cleaned-up view. I did the same...

...level across the various pieces of furniture. Here's a view of the other end. External...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-03 Report
...front and back panels are now installed. Here is an view of the center section....

...line that was installed under the roadbed. Here are the lights in action, with just...

...and control wires going to the turntable. Here is an updated overall view of the...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-08 Report
...flextrack keeps it shape, which is helpful here; you can't do that with Atlas' flextrack)....

...of spline. This makes the sub-roadbed lighter. Here is the finished sub-roadbed. Some Midwest cork...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-02 Report
...rocks and foam bushes to the area. Here's a close-up of one of the spurs...

...it in its place on the layout. Here is an overall shot of the right-hand...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-06 Report
...the fascia panel of the center section. Here is a photo of the panel snapped...

...the furniture factory diorama in the back. Here is an overview shot of the layout...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-07 Report
...fabricated this splint to cover the corner. Here you can see a different angle where...

...layout. I have fun running trains instead. Here's one of those fantastic Life-Like 2-8-8-2 engines...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-08 Report
...the turntable and do some switching work. Here the engine is working the spur near...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-09 Report
...industrial switching. I am installing the track here. This shows the track after the glue...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-10 Report
... 10/20/2007 10/20/2007 And here's the new and improved up ramp. I...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-01 Report
...hides under the bottom of the layout. Here's a bottom-up view. ( to next month's...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-02 Report
...If I used one-inch thick spline roadbed here I would have had to go up...

...roadbed of the center section using glue. Here the glue is drying. On the other...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-03 Report
...directly clamping it would cause uneven depressions. Here's an updated overall shot of the layout....

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-01 Report
...These boards make this box quite heavy. Here's the completed box sitting on top of...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-08 Report
...focus on completing the module's "box" itself. Here I am gluing 1/8" Masonite hard board...

...Each are then routed through the blocks. Here's the under side view as it stands...

Crystal Creek Module - Progress Report - 2005-10 Report
...of trees using the wire frame method. Here's one temporarily placed on the layout. You...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Layout Design
... 12/10/2000 The track plan shown here, was the final version of what I...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-05 Report
...trains. The temporary bridge is quite obvious here, but it does the trick for now....

...upper level. Several tunnels were carved out. Here you can see the close-up of the...

...straight across to the left-hand turn-back loop. Here you can see the left-hand side turn-back...

...and a mining scene inside the loop. Here I am testing the tightness of the...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-06 Report
...that I carved out of the foam. Here is the same area viewed from the...

...out how they look with the mirrors. Here is a close-up of a street layout....

...is a close-up of a street layout. Here is one of the buildings that she...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-07 Report
...and then painted and covered the area. Here is a close-up of the space set...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-08 Report
...mountain to provide support for the top. Here is the top installed. I spent some...

...and put some ground cover on it. Here it is from a different angle. I...

...revised Hershey module is getting track again. Here you can see the three tracks next...

...bought a couple of rock face molds. Here I have cast a few of them...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-09 Report
...end, is what makes continuous running possible. Here's the same freight train, waiting for a...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-10 Report
...updated overall view of North Ogle. And here is one of Closet Mountain. This is...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-08 Report
...of the closet. Not much going on here yet. The same thing on the side...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-09 Report
...various locations. The little bit you see here took almost an hour, so it is...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-12 Report
...I cut a triangular piece of plywood. Here I am mounting it to the other...

...to exactly fit the double-track main line. Here's the view of both of them built...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-01 Report
...kitbashed some abutments from leftover kits materials. Here they are being fitted to their location....

...to fill it in with Scultamold. And here's the result of the work after painting...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-02 Report
...painted with a stainless steel color. And here is the more-or-less completed project. The bridge...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-10 Report
...cover. Same thing in the back corner. Here you can see the sloped area in...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-11 Report
...helix. This thing looks pretty imposing now! Here is a top-down view. In the far...

...it possible for me to turn equipment. Here's the view from within the closet of...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-12 Report
...that's what I am going to do here. I put down the AMI Roadbed based...

...I will be building (the two shown here and the third one in the back)....

...of where things are going to be. Here's the final shape. This is the view...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2003-01 Report
...work and the handful of scratchbuilt turnouts here. OK, it is now time to work...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...that will provide support for the L-girder. Here you can see several of the brackets...

...of plywood provide for the overall rigidity. Here are two more near the door. The...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-03 Report
...a simple splice, as is shown below. Here I am laying out the various pieces...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-04 Report
...with holes to act as tunnel portals. Here you see a top-down view. ( to...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-06 Report
...I wanted a nice size flowing river here. I got the basic dimensions and then...

...so as to convey a great depth. Here's another view of the current status. On...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-07 Report
...the mountain area covering the door opening. Here is an updated overall view of the...

...between the backdrop and the back tracks. Here's a view of the rest of the...

...benchwork. I am trying out some ideas here to see how I might like the...

...paint and then applied the ground foam. Here's another view. With that done, I could...

...I am installing some plywood sheet supports here. I transferred the track plan I designed...

...the CAD program to the plywood sheet. Here's you can see the process. Note that...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Layout Design
...in between them in the second room. Here the diagram has the layout benchwork built...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-09 Report
...the bridge. The scenery will be lower here than in any other part of the...

...layout, so I made a longer board here, and painted it all the way to...

...I was copying below the painted area. Here is an overall shot of the first...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-10 Report
...photo shows the first one I completed. Here I am testing a drawer in the...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2004-02 Report
...needed some extra space to fully open. Here's the final installation. I painted the workbench...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-02 Report
...of the cabinets I plan to build. Here's the new main room. The small step...

...corner is where the room's closet was. Here is the view from the master bedroom....

...in the back. The carpeting was removed here as well, while leaving it alone in...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...the ceiling to house the layout's lighting. Here are the source materials; several sheets of...

...sheets of plywood and Masonite hardboard. And here are all the plywood sheets cut up...

...Everything was assembled using wood glue only. Here the first lighting cabinet is waiting for...

...for the second room. What was unique here was that I needed to trim the...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-07 Report
...VL-06430, and the Workhorse 7 ballast (shown here). A costly investment, but each of the...

...gives the room a very professional appearance. Here's a view of the main model railroad...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-08 Report
...Oak plywood as shown in the photo here. I installed three rows of furring strips....

My Layouts - First Layout
...doors could be opened. The scene depicted here shows a crew building an overpass over...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Overview
...the town of Washington, PA is represented here. O'Brien Steel Construction Co. is on the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-11 Report
...am going to use the same method here. I stripped the insulation from the DCC...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-07 Report
...the first turnout on the right-hand side. Here I am testing the crossing using my...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-10 Report
...industry spur and the first turnout there. Here I have cut and installed the ties,...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...I then mechanically installed all the components. Here's a view of the backside of the...

...it is removable in case of failure. Here the board is being glued to the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-03 Report
...the other parts of the layout benchwork. Here's a photo of the finished, painted front...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-04 Report
...to dry and it goes remarkably fast. Here's the finished section. I left a gap...

...not look so barren for the time-being. Here is a view of the right half...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-07 Report
...That way the two sections look alike. Here's a view from a different angle. I...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-08 Report
...add some debris, weeds, and dead branches here and there. By the recently-added 3-inch track...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-01 Report
...some nice "chopped-down" trees for my layout. Here's a longer one glued to the very...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-03 Report
...the right-hand side of the layout. And here is an overall view of the layout...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-08 Report
...will shrink and snap (speaking from experience here). However, if done carefully, the line will...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-09 Report
...the right is now installed as well. Here you can see the stub wall I...

...four tracks on the right hand side here that will line up with the four...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-10 Report
...times, but the clearance is really tight here. I only managed to make it go...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-07 Report
...build up the area around the spur. Here is an overall view of the general...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-11 Report
...to get! My first experiment is shown here. It stands 13.5" tall (72 scale feet)...

...slight weathering to the platform itself. And here is one view of my final scene....

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...opening. There are a lot of wires here, as well as a horizontally-mounted Tortoise. Quite...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-02 Report
...the process of doing some switching work here. A better view of the engine at...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...I spiked 4.5 feet of track down. Here my battery-powered NW2 is used to test...

...to the board, as you can see. Here is an overall view of what this...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-06 Report
...the materials he describes are not available here. We have to improvise a bit. I...

...overgrown, as is most of the ballast. Here's the same team track from a different...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...on the other side using five-minute epoxy. Here the weights are used to make sure...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-11 Report
...overall photo of the closet module, so here it is. One lone Pine Canyon structure...

...appearance. There are no tie plates installed here either (which the rest of my layout...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...wanted the road to cross the track. Here, I am testing to see if I...

...I found a use for them right here! Both of these items will get painted...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...the left in the photo below. And here is the plaster-of-paris curing. It went fairly...

...it to be even with the styrene. Here is a close-up (as best I could)...

...until it fit the space cleared out. Here the structure is test-fitting the foam board....

...bases, off of the layout, as shown here. You can see the SMD LEDs installed...

...will now be demoted to the background. Here's one box (of two) of the trees...

...keep the trees straight (it didn't work here, though). My trees have roots, which helps...

...photo is too dark or over-exposed. Anyway, here is an angled long-shot to show most...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-02 Report
...third time. The two photos I show here were taken after I had vacuumed the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-07 Report
...drywall screws to reinforce the joints. And here are the three ladder frames. It took...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-09 Report
...plywood boards to the light bar (shown here). Their distance from the ends are such...

...cutting, but that comes off fairly easily. Here's the back of the light bar and...

...piece of plywood to the top. And here is the side panel cut to shape....

...I made in one of the modules). Here is a photo of a couple of...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-10 Report
...of switching. A run-around track is critical here to reach all of the industries. (...

The NTRAK Module "How-To" Book
...must be light. Various techniques are covered here, but there are no standards. Track plan...

The Railroad What It Is, What It Does
...151 Railroad Operation - Moving from Here to There 9 165 Car...

Magazine Articles By Bill Baumann
...x 10 foot switching layout is described here. There are 15 buildings, many of which...

Magazine Articles By Bill Faith
...and how to make the round windows. Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's...

Magazine Articles By C.R. Yungkurth
...local freight trucks. The prototype model described here was found at the Erie RR track...

Magazine Articles By George Kovach
...Kovach 04/08/2014 Here's What I'm Working On Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By John Pryke
... Locomotives - Steam Description: Here's how to weather your plastic steamers to...

Magazine Articles By Raymond Hoppes
...photos and one prototype photo. Click here for more information .

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Hoppers
...photo and drawings for the necessary modifications. Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...x 10 foot switching layout is described here. There are 15 buildings, many of which...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - HO - Large
...close-up photos of some of his industries. Here's What I'm Working On Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...photos and one prototype photo. Click here for more information . Union Pacific SD40-2...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...Author: John Pryke Description: Here's how to weather your plastic steamers to...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Track-side Details
...local freight trucks. The prototype model described here was found at the Erie RR track...

Model Railroader 1985-10 Articles
...local freight trucks. The prototype model described here was found at the Erie RR track...

Model Railroader 1985-11 Articles
...x 10 foot switching layout is described here. There are 15 buildings, many of which...

Model Railroader 2002-08 Articles
... Locomotives - Steam Description: Here's how to weather your plastic steamers to...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-08 Articles
...photos and one prototype photo. Click here for more information . Vulcan Two-ton Gas...

The Keystone Modeler 39 October 2006 Articles
...track diagram, and the completed interior detailing. Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's...

The Keystone Modeler 60 July 2008 Articles
...HO Description: Includes only model photos. Here's What I'm Working On Page: 39...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...models. Includes model photos and detail drawings. Here's What I'm Working On - Class H30's...

...x 10 foot switching layout is described here. There are 15 buildings, many of which...

...photos and one prototype photo. Click here for more information . Union Pacific SD40-2...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...the Round House area (see the map). Here is a view out of the window...

...photo you will notice a blacksmith fire. Here the blacksmith and his assistant are hammering...

...so that equipment can be turned off. Here is a close-up shot of the pulley...

...blade that cut the logs into boards. Here you see the bumper used to stop...

My Library - Photo Albums - Track
...in Rosenberg, Texas on April 13, 2013. Here is a group of photos I took...

Online Digital Videos
...Consist On Houston S Gaugers Layout (v2) Here is another clip of my A-B-A set...

Railroading Videos in My Library - VIA F's In The Rockies
...to Jasper and the Canadian National trackage. Here we spend several days and see the...

About pmrr.org
...is a great place to take photographs. Here the RS-1 (shown below) is pulling a...

...model railroad open houses that we have here each year from late-October through early-December. He...

...images available. The photo on the right here is of the large home theater cabinet...

...also built three solid-wood book cases (shown here on the right). These hold my collection...

... religious) commitment. Political Viewpoint Having come here from a socialist nation, and experiencing the...

...experiencing the freedom we (used to) have here in the U.S. in 1980, I have...

Bascule Bridge
...has graciously allowed me to show it here on my web site. It is his...

...bridge to make the total 277 feet. Here is the completed ladder frame. After installing...

...feet square, with their corners chopped off. Here's a close-up of those gussetts installed. The...

...bridge is now complete. What you see here is the ladder framework on the bottom...

...the magnifying glasses and a steady hand. Here they are dry-fitted. While the two T-beams...

...of the bridge can be clearly seen here because of the white styrene. This is...

...25 feet from the rail tops. And here is the motor house side of the...

Canonsburg Milling
...feet taller than the roof line. And here is the building in its position on...

...entrance port. Some custom cutting was required here. I used these small, light-pressure plastic clamps...

...with a simple staircase assembly jig (shown here built-up). You then build the basic structure...

...of the casting will be sanded smooth. Here's another mock-up to mark off where the...

...space for the bottom freight door. And here is the last wall section installed on...

...to the 4" strips mentioned above). And here it is! The basic shape of the...

...work was the portal above the track. Here I did a temporary set-up that made...

...that whatever I was going to do here wasn't going to interfere with the tallest...

...quickly, so it is easy to do. Here I stopped to take a photo, so...

...with the bottom of the freight door here. That is because I will be installing...

...will be installing the concrete loading dock here when the building is actually integrated into...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Planning
...of the building, the prototype photos shown here are only of that side of the...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Right Wall Construction
...there are three pieces of styrene used here. I then did the same thing to...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Bay Window Construction
...before bedtime, so I cut some corners here and there. I am not building a...

...again, reinforcements will be added later on. Here I am getting ready to install the...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...The profile is shown in the photo. Here are the two girders in their approximate...

...nooks and crannies of the bridge. And here is the finished structure. After the flat...

...with the edges of the plate girders. Here the top one is being glued in...

...installed the cross braces on the top. Here is a photo of the side profile...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Removable Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...the styrene front edge of the bridge. Here's the complete bridge at this stage. Dry-brushing...

...a bit. You can see the difference here when I stopped to take this photo...

Furniture Factory - Main Factory Building
...score-and-snap technique of styrene doesn't really work here. The only method I've found is to...

...(part #472). As shown in the photo here, I cut a single piece long enough...

...to the bottom of the structure, shown here upside-down. The photo below shows the completed...

...The whole second floor/roof assembly is shown here, ready for installation. The interior of the...

...off by making a simple jig (shown here). The long posts will support the roof...

Furniture Factory - Lumber Shed
...on Master Model Railroader Gil Freitag's layout here in Houston. My plan is to reproduce...

...the structure, as shown in the photo here, and some pieces of wood were glued...

...glued in-place on the racks. No cheating here! I glued full-length boards of various shapes...

Furniture Factory - Diorama
...the perimeter of the property, as shown here. A total of 436 scale feet of...

...herbal teas. There is a great store here in west-Houston that sells fresh herbal teas...

Lumber Storage Shed
...them out of full-size boards, no cheating here! That used a good quantity of my...

...nice and aligned, but left some gaps here and there. After I carefully stained the...

Structures - Otto's Garage
...1950's. Otto's small, country garage has been here for years. The locals know that Otto...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...I found that only some minor filing here and there was necessary to clean up...

...small rafters that need to be installed. Here are all the parts installed. The long...

...only four glue points. Patience is required here. I just roughly placed the various components...

...well. There are two freight doors. Shown here are the parts that make up each...

...aged. Next, I added a few dabs here and there for some extra weathering of...

...glued the top, canopy part to it. Here's a photo of the backside of the...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...up on you. A little practice helps here. Also, by using the larger diameter tubing...

...above the freight door on the right. Here are a couple of photos where I...

...see into the building through the window here. Here's a close-up of the down-spout on...

...into the building through the window here. Here's a close-up of the down-spout on the...

Structures - Outhouse
...mine; I gleaned it from a friend here in town, Jim Thompson , who...

Plate Girder Bridge
...both top corners of each side panel. Here's the final shape of the side panels....

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...the building. The material is quite thick here, so it took a bit of work...

...yet had this treatment done to it. Here's another shot when I stopped after applying...

...the alcohol-and-india-ink solution application. You can see here what a difference it makes when I...

Structures - Residence
...Houston S Gaugers' model railroad club's layout. Here are a couple more close-up photos.

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...back of Smitty's place. Smitty doesn't live here, so I decided that burglar bars are...

...allow the styrene to pass through. And here is a quick test of the LEDs....

...the building on top of the floor). Here is my model on the table in...

...to all who voted for my structure! Here's a scan of the award I received....

...my layout. You can see that here .

Trestle Bridge Diorama
...of support boards I am gluing up here. Various weights, clamps, and metal bars were...

...experimenting with, but decided not to pursue. Here is a top-down view of the diorama...

Structures - N-scale Turntable - Bridge
...for the bridge ties. I photographed it here. The long version matched my turntable perfectly....

...over to allow for the soldered wire. Here's my set-up for gluing the rails down...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale N-135 Kit
...I am going from 10+ year memory here. I believe this is a photo of...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...accommodate the brass sleeve to be inserted here. This brass sleeve came from my Diamond...

...hinges on the case (hidden from view here). I tested the assembly and everything seems...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Construction
...over to allow for the soldered wire. Here's my set-up for gluing the rails down...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Detailing
...apply some weathering to the "panels". Shown here also is the spotlight. Then came the...

heresy
Great Model Railroads 1996
...things on his layout that are considered "heresy", such as watching trains run around, not...

heritage
Magazine Articles By Cyril Durrenberger
...Minnesota layout. Short Line with an Interurban Heritage Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-11...

Magazine Articles By Dick Karnes
...he built this engine from a Pennsylvania Heritage Models' chassic kit and a Great American...

Magazine Articles By Ed Steinberg
... 04/08/2014 An Industry With Heritage Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12...

Magazine Articles By Category: Industries
... 04/08/2014 An Industry With Heritage Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...two peninsulas. Short Line with an Interurban Heritage Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-11...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...he built this engine from a Pennsylvania Heritage Models' chassic kit and a Great American...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...used on engines, bringing back the railroad's heritage. Includes prototype photos. The Beaufort & Morehead...

1:64 Modeling Guide 2012 Fall Articles
...he built this engine from a Pennsylvania Heritage Models' chassic kit and a Great American...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-09 Articles
...used on engines, bringing back the railroad's heritage. Includes prototype photos.

Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12 Articles
...materials from Woodland Scenics. An Industry With Heritage Page: 90 Author: Ed...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-11 Articles
...open house. Short Line with an Interurban Heritage Page: 104 Author: Cyril...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...several sidings and spurs. An Industry With Heritage Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12...

...of cars. Short Line with an Interurban Heritage Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-11...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...he built this engine from a Pennsylvania Heritage Models' chassic kit and a Great American...

My Library - Photo Albums
... Photos taken at Steamtown. Southern Forest Heritage Museum 09/19/2013 Tour of...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage...

...Heritage Museum Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum 09/19/2013...

...a day trip to the Southern Forest Heritage Museum in Long Leaf, Louisiana. The trip...

...today! External Reference: Southern Forest Heritage Museum Long Leaf, Louisiana used to have...

...as part of the the Southern Forest Heritage Museum. The museum is located deep...

Sitemap by Page Titles
...September 07, 2013 - Southern Forest Heritage Museum September 19, 2013 -...

Sitemap by Last-modified Date
...- Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum September 15, 2013 - Photo...

herky-jerky
Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Motor Replacement
...had was that the engine became very herky-jerky at slow speeds. I tried playing with...

...capacitor back in place, and both the herky-jerky motion and the noise disappeared. That small...

herman
Magazine Articles By Author
...articles Herbert Koenig - 1 articles Herman Darr, Keith Everett - 1 articles...

Magazine Articles By Herbert C. Archdeacon
...Scott, Vice President of the PRR, and Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt...

Magazine Articles By Herman Darr, Keith Everett
My Library - Magazine Articles By Herman Darr, Keith Everett My Library - Magazine...

...Everett My Library - Magazine Articles By Herman Darr, Keith Everett...

Magazine Articles By Ivan E. Frantz, Jr.
...trestle bridge in Virginia, testing a prefabricated Herman Haupt truss bridge, design diagram of PRR...

Magazine Articles By Category: Pennsylvania Railroad
...trestle bridge in Virginia, testing a prefabricated Herman Haupt truss bridge, design diagram of PRR...

...Scott, Vice President of the PRR, and Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...1991-03 Page: 73 Author: Herman Darr, Keith Everett Description: Describes the...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-03 Articles
...Park Page: 73 Author: Herman Darr, Keith Everett Category: Structures...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...trestle bridge in Virginia, testing a prefabricated Herman Haupt truss bridge, design diagram of PRR...

...Scott, Vice President of the PRR, and Herman Haupt, Chief Engineer of the PRR. Haupt...

heron
Great Model Railroads 1992
...plan is included. 7 58 Heron Bay Subdivision Author: Peter Winterton. Built in...

herrera
Magazine Articles By Author
...Irv Schulz - 1 articles Isaac Herrera - 1 articles Ivan E. Frantz,...

Magazine Articles By Isaac Herrera
My Library - Magazine Articles By Isaac Herrera My Library - Magazine Articles By Isaac...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Isaac Herrera 04/08/2014 An...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Homes
...Page: 105 Author: Isaac Herrera Scale: HO Description: Step-by-step instructions...

Model Railroad Hobbyist 2010-11/12 Articles
...Page: 105 Author: Isaac Herrera Category: Structures - Homes Scale:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Page: 105 Author: Isaac Herrera Category: Structures - Homes Description:...

hershey
S-scale Vehicles
...Inc. in 1991 as part of their Hershey's Collection, which was part of their An...

...want one. I don't know if the "Hershey's" label is a valid prototype one, but...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Layout Design
...track. The double-track main line passing through Hershey was part of the plan of representing...

...as some switching. In the city of Hershey, if you took the right-most track, you...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report
...06/12/2000 Progress in the City of Hershey. 2000-07 Report 07/30/2000 Revision...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-11 Report
...couple of structures for the city of Hershey as well. Integrating the backdrop photos and...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-05 Report
...module is to be the city of Hershey. My wife enjoys building town-scene buildings. We...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-06 Report
...line in front of the city of Hershey, is, of course, a single line looped...

...applied some green foam. The city of Hershey is coming along nicely. The center opening...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-07 Report
...piece. After trying out the city of Hershey scene with the mirrors, we didn't really...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-08 Report
...in the back left-hand corner. The revised Hershey module is getting track again. Here you...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-09 Report
...the equipment on it. The city of Hershey now has its own control panel. The...

hertzog
Magazine Articles By Author
...Jim Hediger - 37 articles Jim Hertzog - 4 articles Jim Hoffman...

Magazine Articles By Jim Hertzog
My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim Hertzog My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim Hertzog 04/08/2014 Detailing...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...Page: 75 Author: Jim Hertzog Description: This article discusses this branchline....

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...Page: 48 Author: Jim Hertzog Scale: HO Description: This 30...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Page: 70 Author: Jim Hertzog Scale: HO Description: The author...

...Page: 56 Author: Jim Hertzog Scale: HO Description: This article...

Model Railroader 2006-03 Articles
...Page: 48 Author: Jim Hertzog Category: Layouts Scale: HO...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-03 Articles
...Page: 70 Author: Jim Hertzog Category: Locomotives - Diesel Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-06 Articles
...Page: 56 Author: Jim Hertzog Category: Locomotives - Diesel Scale:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-08 Articles
...Page: 75 Author: Jim Hertzog Category: Layout Design Description:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Page: 70 Author: Jim Hertzog Category: Locomotives - Diesel Description:...

...Page: 48 Author: Jim Hertzog Category: Layouts Description: This...

...Page: 56 Author: Jim Hertzog Category: Locomotives - Diesel Description:...

hessel
Great Model Railroads 1998
...Kay Gee Canyon Line 76 The Hessel & Lone Pine RR 82 Smoke...

hesselgrave
Magazine Articles By Author
...Robert Gangwish - 1 articles Robert Hesselgrave - 1 articles Robert J. Davis...

Magazine Articles By Robert Hesselgrave
My Library - Magazine Articles By Robert Hesselgrave My Library - Magazine Articles By Robert...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Robert Hesselgrave 04/08/2014 Special...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Manufacturers
...Page: 60 Author: Robert Hesselgrave Scale: N Description: This article...

N-Scale 2000-09/10 Articles
...Page: 60 Author: Robert Hesselgrave Category: Model Railroad Manufacturers Scale:...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Page: 60 Author: Robert Hesselgrave Category: Model Railroad Manufacturers Description:...

hewitt
Great Model Railroads 2001
...on YouTube . 68 Bill Hewitt's O Scale Union Pacific & Santa Fe...

hewn
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-02 Report
...(24 scale inch diameter) dowels that were hewn with a rough rasp to give them...

hex
Painting - Airbrush Setup
...A-738 1/4" MIP x 1/8" FIP Pipe Hex Bushing" and "Watts A-717 1/8" MIP x...

hex-screws
Tools - Router Table
...cabinets were screwed together with six 4-inch hex-screws. The photo below shows the dust collection...

hexadecimal
DCC - Interesting DCC Links
... DCC Controlled Uncoupler Hexadecimal Demystified How to measure...

hey
Custom Track Solutions - Pivot Table
..."P & C # 4". Oh well. Hey, at least I have photos to remember...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...therefore decided to add this tack board. Hey, at least it adds more detail to...

...easy on the weathering for this car. Hey, I spent a lot of time building...

About pmrr.org
...a bit too loosely for my liking. Hey, to each their own, but my definition...

heyday
The History of North American Rail
...many photos. 4 110 The Heyday of Steam Covers the U.S. history period...

hi-rail
Equipment - PRR G24 Gondola - Coupler Conversion
...just a matter of popping out the hi-rail wheels and installing the scale wheels. I...

Equipment - B&O M55 Box Car - Model Information
...MTH only sells freight cars with the hi-rail wheels and claw couplers. I will be...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Convert To Scale
...in the scale wheels (left) and the Hi-rail wheels (right) quite clearly in this photo....

Magazine Articles By Jerry Poniatowski
...Description: The author reviews the new hi-rail #4 and #6 turnouts using various cars...

Magazine Articles By Ron Bearden
...actual modeling is done or shown. MOW Hi-Rail Truck Magazine: N-Scale 2003-05/06 Page:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Product Review
...Description: The author reviews the new hi-rail #4 and #6 turnouts using various cars...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Vehicles
...diagram for painting wheels are included. MOW Hi-Rail Truck Magazine: N-Scale 2003-05/06 Page:...

N-Scale 2003-05/06 Articles
...models for a tie replacement train. MOW Hi-Rail Truck Page: 60 Author:...

NASG Dispatch 2005-06 Articles
...Description: The author reviews the new hi-rail #4 and #6 turnouts using various cars...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...mountain division track is 3-1/8" high. MOW Hi-Rail Truck Magazine: N-Scale 2003-05/06 Page:...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...Description: The author reviews the new hi-rail #4 and #6 turnouts using various cars...

About S-scale
...also people who flag their layouts as "hi-rail". These are modelers who essentially use scale-looking...

hi-railer
Magazine Articles By Hobo D. Hirailer
... 04/08/2014 Confessions of a Hi-railer Magazine: O Scale Trains Magazine...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows
...of photos of participants. Confessions of a Hi-railer Magazine: O Scale Trains Magazine...

O Scale Trains Magazine 33 July 2007 Articles
...author interview Win Nowell Confessions of a Hi-railer Page: 23 Author: Hobo...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...oil storage tank filler. Confessions of a Hi-railer Magazine: O Scale Trains Magazine...

hiatus
Product Photos - Kaw Valley Designs
...09/21/2010 The company appears to be on hiatus for now. S-scale kit #301 laser-cut...

Canonsburg Milling
...kit #301 (the company is on hiatus, so you can't get anymore unless someone...

Structures - Residence
...the house assembled. After taking a long hiatus from the project, Ria continued by completing...

hick-up
S-scale Couplers - Sergent Couplers
...Jim is producing for John. One minor hick-up is that John's design for enabling automatic...

hid
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...edges of the tunnel portal, so I hid that with some bushes and some pollyfiber...

hidden
Animation - Experimental Doors
...for turning the doors can then be hidden below the layout, while only a small...

Electronics Projects - LEDs
...task). However, the wiring is very well hidden on the inside of the cab. I've...

LED Lighting
...The red and black wires will be hidden behind the closet's molding. The power supply...

Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...this approach is that the wire is hidden in the ballast. For spiking I have...

Scenery - Abutments Casts
...back of the abutment, which will be hidden in the scenery. The bubbles that formed...

Tools - Small Tools
...a very handy tool for making strong, hidden joints for woodworking, and thus model railroad...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Sideways Installation
...in place, this installation will be completely hidden. I wanted to cut off the actuator...

Custom Track Solutions - Pivot Table
...a bit of paint it will be hidden. The pivot table isn't necessarily that easy...

Trackwork - Laying Flextrack
...ballasted, the solder and wires are completely hidden. Be sure to pull on the wires...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Frame
...and 4"x8". These are going to be hidden from view when on the layout, so...

Equipment - PRR GLa Hopper - Construction: Frame
...work with. The center sill is mostly hidden, and also it will be filled with...

Equipment - PRR GLd Hopper - Coupler Conversion
...shim in place in the back is hidden on the B side of the car,...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior
...for now since the interior will be hidden later on. I glued the dividers in...

...main brake line brass wire is completely hidden in the final model, so that is...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Body
...later, some painting, the accident will be hidden. If not, then it will just add...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...valve attachment supports, so that it is hidden from view later on. The other side...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Painting
...of the wheels. These are actually quite hidden by the truck sideframes, but I had...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...the magnet wire could have been completely hidden from view. Mine is going to be...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-03 Report
...the accessories line are located). For the hidden track I decided to use code 55...

My Layouts
...learned was that all track that is hidden and/or hard to reach will guarantee you...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Layout Design
...of its first section of track was hidden or obscured in either the Closet Mountain...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-11 Report
...also allows me to get to the hidden track. The lower level tunnel portal I...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...place where trains derailed was in the hidden track areas. That became a great source...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-04 Report
...ground level. The loops are to be hidden from view, and the center section of...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-05 Report
...the framework are there for access to hidden track. The foam for the return loop...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-10 Report
...of the layout, but it will be hidden in a multi-story building. A plastic round...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-09 Report
...glue and screws. The fronts will be hidden by Oak molding later on ("baseboards"). I...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-03 Report
...because it is going to be completely hidden when the cabinets are in place. The...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...layout base (Tortoises, for example, could be hidden in scenery). All layout wiring is...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-01 Report
...scenery "horizon". The Tortoise will eventually be hidden in the scenery. Where the Tortoise sits...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...paint the panel since it will be hidden behind a cabinet door most of the...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2012-03 Report
...installed the jack so that it is hidden later on. It fit perfectly, with plenty...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-04 Report
...will be visible, but that is easily hidden by applying some more ground foam around...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-09 Report
...light bar will be folded down and hidden behind the front fascia of the bar....

Creating Micro Layouts
...Rails and Turnouts 4 19 Hidden Longings - the Backstage Layouts 5...

Great Model Railroads 1995
...where all the action takes place. Mostly hidden track gives the illusion of trains going...

Great Model Railroads 2002
...HO-scale layout has two loops and a hidden staging area. 9 74 The...

Great Model Railroads 2014
...fits in a 49'x38' room, with under-the-layout hidden staging. The layout is set in 1959....

...set in 1959. Includes a side-bar on hidden staging. See Gerry's web site...

Model Railroad Planning 2001
...by 12 feet of space, including a hidden fiddle yard. 6 44 10...

The Complete Atlas Wiring Book
...reversing loops, which can baffle beginners. Includes "hidden" reverse loops, and wiring wyes, 8...

Magazine Articles By Art Curren
...- Design Description: Modeling industries partly hidden beyond a hill on the layout -...

Magazine Articles By Billy Wayne Moore
... Track Description: Build a hidden electromagnetic uncoupler

Magazine Articles By Brian Scace
...gaps with something/anything, reverse curves (s-curves), and hidden trackage. Easements for the Learning Curve Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Craig Webb
...83' by 32' space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful,...

Magazine Articles By David Popp
...a piece of removable scenery (to access hidden tracks, for example). Styrene Backdrops and Easy...

Magazine Articles By Jeff Madden
...the layout and have staging or loops hidden from view. It is more of a...

...like a point-to-point design, but a single hidden track connects the two ends to allow...

Magazine Articles By Mike Komosinski
... N Description: Point-to-point with large hidden staging that serves as continues loop running...

Magazine Articles By Tony Koester
...Category: Operations Description: Using hidden staging to automatically move a train forward...

Magazine Articles By Wolfgang Glockner
...shoreline of the Mississippi river. It has hidden staging, and can be run automatically. The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...gaps with something/anything, reverse curves (s-curves), and hidden trackage. Easy Recessed Fascia Controls Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...the layout and have staging or loops hidden from view. It is more of a...

...like a point-to-point design, but a single hidden track connects the two ends to allow...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...83' by 32' space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful,...

... N Description: Point-to-point with large hidden staging that serves as continues loop running...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...shoreline of the Mississippi river. It has hidden staging, and can be run automatically. The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Operations
... Tony Koester Description: Using hidden staging to automatically move a train forward...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery
...a piece of removable scenery (to access hidden tracks, for example). The Mighty Pen Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Design
...Art Curren Description: Modeling industries partly hidden beyond a hill on the layout -...

Magazine Articles By Category: Track
...Billy Wayne Moore Description: Build a hidden electromagnetic uncoupler The Workshop Magazine:...

Model Railroader 1991-03 Articles
...the layout and have staging or loops hidden from view. It is more of a...

Model Railroader 2000-01 Articles
... Track Description: Build a hidden electromagnetic uncoupler BNSF C44-9W Page: 118...

Model Railroader 2002-09 Articles
... N Description: Point-to-point with large hidden staging that serves as continues loop running...

...- Design Description: Modeling industries partly hidden beyond a hill on the layout -...

Model Railroader 2006-09 Articles
...Category: Operations Description: Using hidden staging to automatically move a train forward...

...a piece of removable scenery (to access hidden tracks, for example).

N-Scale 2003-01/02 Articles
...shoreline of the Mississippi river. It has hidden staging, and can be run automatically. The...

NASG Dispatch 2009-04 Articles
...like a point-to-point design, but a single hidden track connects the two ends to allow...

O Scale Trains Magazine 33 July 2007 Articles
...gaps with something/anything, reverse curves (s-curves), and hidden trackage. The Art of Finescale Page:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-02 Articles
...83' by 32' space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful,...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
... Layouts Description: Point-to-point with large hidden staging that serves as continues loop running...

...shoreline of the Mississippi river. It has hidden staging, and can be run automatically. The...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...83' by 32' space. All but the hidden track is hand-laid. The photos are beautiful,...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...like a point-to-point design, but a single hidden track connects the two ends to allow...

Canonsburg Milling
...frames and the three doors (one is hidden inside where the box cars are) with...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...aluminum color. Most of that will be hidden once the ties go on. The front...

Structures - Outhouse
...for easy dusting and for access to hidden track. If you think these types of...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...to each positive lead of the LEDs (hidden below the structure). Of course, now the...

...the building. However, it was pretty much hidden later on, as you'll see in subsequent...

Team Track Platform
...legs of the platform. These will be hidden from view, so I used whatever material...

Trestle Extension
...go. The "table" will eventually be completely hidden in scenery. In the background you can...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...once covered with gravel, they will be hidden. Before coating the surface with gravel, I...

...through the plastic hinges on the case (hidden from view here). I tested the assembly...

hide
Animation - Experimental Doors
...to the top. The objective is to hide from view the mechanism by which the...

Hand-laying Track - 1. Preparing and Installing Ties
...ties are installed, and the ballast will hide the fact that they may be a...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
...idea is to have the point rail "hide" away in the filed-away section of the...

N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - Coupler Conversion
...but a bit of black paint will hide that. The coupler in action. I also...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...shapes throughout. The next step is to hide these, and to add additional forming and...

Scenery - Scenic Barrier
...several staging tracks representing distant cities. To hide them from view, but yet leave them...

Tools - Lightbox
...What the white sheet does is completely hide any harsh shadows. Note how the shadows...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Above-ground Installation
...you model, the easier it is to hide the unit. I had several multi-story N-scale...

...with plaster, Sculptamold, or other scenery to hide it. When the whole thing was done,...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Interior
...this divider is a great place to hide some more lead shot. I am supergluing...

...the sheets, which I can duplicate to hide the gaps that are visible from above....

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...a small dab of superglue, which will hide them when painted. Next, I installed the...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...best I could, but I'll have to hide some more of that with judicious weathering....

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2006-06 Report
...the whole thing in the future will hide all that. ( to next month's report......

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-08 Report
...some bushes in front of it to hide the seam. The bushes are glued to...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-09 Report
...started making some foam scenery base to hide the turn-back loop. I am also experimenting...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-11 Report
...sections together. The downspouts are used to hide the gap between the sections, and make...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-02 Report
...some time in the future to completely hide the AMI Roadbed with more ballast. Happy...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-09 Report
...back drop around the closet framing to hide some of the stuff in the closet....

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-12 Report
...down to 8.5" radius. I plan to hide that from view. In the photo below...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2001-01 Report
...were several coats of white primer to hide the dark color of the Masonite. In...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-09 Report
...bright-white latex paint. This was needed to hide the darker color of the Masonite board,...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-10 Report
...I also got some quarter-round molding to hide the gap between the main molding and...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-04 Report
...the oak wood trim pieces everywhere to hide the screw heads and the unevennesses of...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2009-12 Report
...to take the layout apart. I will hide them under scenery or a structure in...

...for them arises. I therefore couldn't completely hide the board. I decided to mount it...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-01 Report
...the whole tree with Testors Dullcote to hide the sheen and to permanently fix the...

...a bit more clearance, but I will hide that eventually when the hardware store is...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...a hill-top base which was used to hide the battery box wherein three AA batteries...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...some pollyfiber material. Eventually some trees will hide more of this hole. Last year I...

...soldered to them, so that I could hide the wiring. I simply glued the SMD...

Model Railroad Planning 1998
...he has employed on his layout to hide the fact that tracks are going into...

Trackwork and Lineside Detail
...an N-scale turnout. 10 41 Hide Those Switch Motors Techniques for hiding the...

Magazine Articles By David Popp
... Using a strip of fabric to hide the seam of a piece of removable...

Magazine Articles By Fred Lagno
...author discusses using a fog machine to hide backdrop edges and transition. Several "right" and...

Magazine Articles By Harold Minkwitz
...how to install them, and how to hide seams. Making a Cardboard Party Balloon Pond...

Magazine Articles By Category: Photography & Videography
...author discusses using a fog machine to hide backdrop edges and transition. Several "right" and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery
...how to install them, and how to hide seams. Desert Scenery Without Breaking a Sweat...

... Using a strip of fabric to hide the seam of a piece of removable...

Model Railroader 2006-09 Articles
... Using a strip of fabric to hide the seam of a piece of removable...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-03 Articles
...how to install them, and how to hide seams. Operations 202 Page: 85 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2006-02 Articles
...author discusses using a fog machine to hide backdrop edges and transition. Several "right" and...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...how to install them, and how to hide seams. Converting a Bachmann On30 Rail Bus...

Canonsburg Milling
...with obvious streaks that are hard to hide. This is the structure with the first...

...That loading dock, by the way, will hide the rather large gap between the building's...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Deck Plate Girder Bridge
...just crudely painted with Rail Brown to hide most of the aluminum color. Most of...

Furniture Factory - Diorama
...result. I'm going to have to strategically hide that in the future. External Reference:...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Construction
...trim pieces on the left side to hide the mounting tabs. I painted my trim...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...crate in the foreground was needed to hide some layout lighting coming through the back...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...now the issue was, how do I hide this ugly battery box? I came up...

...layers of Sculptamold to the diorama to hide the battery box and the styrene infrastructure....

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...to the rails. The gravel will help hide the wire. The motor assembly (see other...

hides
Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Exterior
...cut and shaped the face plate, which hides some of the ugliness of the end...

...some 1-inch thick styrene strips. It also hides some of the ugliness of the center...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-01 Report
...front fascia to a board that now hides under the bottom of the layout. Here's...

P & C Railroad Version 2 - Progress Report - 2000-09 Report
...has scenery applied. Again, the top (which hides the turn-back loop) is loose, so that...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...the top of the layout. It also hides the layout's wiring which will be run...

Magazine Articles By Robert Lah
...built a removable section of scenery that hides, but yet remains accessible, a set of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...built a removable section of scenery that hides, but yet remains accessible, a set of...

N-Scale 2002-07/08 Articles
...built a removable section of scenery that hides, but yet remains accessible, a set of...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...built a removable section of scenery that hides, but yet remains accessible, a set of...

hiding
Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...mountain on top of this helix, completely hiding the interior.

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - Disassembly
...that the plastic cover on the trucks, hiding the gears, is to face toward the...

Scenery
...base. Scenic Barrier 09/11/2006 Hiding staging tracks. Stranded Wire Trees...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...simply wrap it tightly around the bunch, hiding the ends inside the bunch (which makes...

Scenery - Scenic Barrier
...installed near the back of the layout, hiding several "staging" tracks.

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Above-ground Installation
...whole thing realistic is some way of hiding the Tortoise. The larger the scale you...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Bay Doors
...gaps are visible. I will see about hiding those later on.

Equipment - PRR X29 Box Car - Kit Construction
...I found quite a bit of flash hiding here and there, so be sure to...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-07 Report
...A removable freight station took care of hiding the switch. All I had to do...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2008-09 Report
...modules in the future. To complete the hiding of the wiring of the module, I...

Great Model Railroads 2003
...with a DPDT slide switch (p. 22), hiding a column (p. 44), spline roadbed using...

Trackwork and Lineside Detail
... Hide Those Switch Motors Techniques for hiding the twin-coil and Tortoise switch machines under...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...connector, so I'll have to deal with hiding the gap later on. And this is...

hieke
Magazine Articles By Author
...Harry Bonham - 5 articles Harry Hieke - 3 articles Harry Hilliard...

Magazine Articles By Harry Hieke
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Hieke My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Hieke 04/08/2014 Working...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...Page: 10 Author: Harry Hieke Description: Building working roof hatches. Working...

...Page: 14 Author: Harry Hieke Description: This series of articles will...

...Page: 47 Author: Harry Hieke Description: This installment covers building working...

O Scale Trains Magazine 01 March 2002 Articles
...Page: 14 Author: Harry Hieke Category: Locomotives - Steam Description:...

O Scale Trains Magazine 02 May 2002 Articles
...Page: 47 Author: Harry Hieke Category: Locomotives - Steam Description:...

O Scale Trains Magazine 03 July 2002 Articles
...Page: 10 Author: Harry Hieke Category: Locomotives - Steam Description:...

high
LED Lighting
...eye on the prices, which were quite high, as is normal for new technology. However,...

Hand-building Turnouts - Code 55 N-scale Turnout
...the frog point. If solder is too high, file it down to the railhead now...

...rails down with this epoxy is too high. After the turnout is installed, I usually...

Painting - Paint Caddy
...and their center of gravity is quite high. I wanted to make something that would...

General Rolling Stock - Coal Load
...In this photo the load sits too high. Later on I removed some of the...

General Rolling Stock - Coupler Gauge
...see if your wheels' flanges are too high to ride on your layout's rail. Following...

N-scale Equipment - Life-Like SW9 - DCC Conversion
...was that the front rides a bit high. That is probably due to the shell-mounted...

N-scale Equipment - Micro-Trains Box Car X43a - Coupler Conversion
...The coupler sits just a touch too high when checking with the Micro-Trains coupler height...

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - Coupler Conversion
...The tender's frame sits a bit too high, so a 0.010" piece of styrene is...

Scenery - Telegraph/Telephone Poles
...I actually adjusted mine a touch too high, so the groove was a bit too...

The Hobby - Changing Modeling Scales
...Probably because my initial price was too high, or the right person hadn't come along...

Tortoise Installation Ideas - Basic Tortoise Installation
...friction at the points is sometimes too high to overcome with the included linkage rod....

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...super-imposed the vertical strips made out of high-quality 1" x 2" stock pine. These will...

...because of its smooth surface and its high quality. It is also resistant to warping....

Trackwork - NJ Switch Stand
...switch stand is almost seven scale feet high!!! Now, I have never measured an actual...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...in a graphics program at a vey high resolution, so as to avoid jagged lines....

...by printing the final design on very high quality paper perfectly matched for the inkjet...

...even background color. I eventually started using high-quality photography paper, which was expensive, but gave...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Model Information
...the "low" gearing and the other the "high" gearing. Don't ask me why! They ran...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Regearing
...ran as a consist at a fairly high speed they were somewhat in the same...

...I may have a low gear and high gear unit. I decided to order 4...

...each other. You can see the original "high" gear in the tower half just below...

...winding on it as compared to the "high" gear. That's it! There are two small...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Frame
...those that I have labeled as one-foot high, should be 10 inches high. This diagram...

...as one-foot high, should be 10 inches high. This diagram shows the bottom-up view. I...

Equipment - PRR H21a Hopper - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...raised the car just that much too high. The model's height was perfect without the...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...the gluing. Unfortunately it sits up too high, which I had to file down later...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Conclusion
...the underframe. Since my layout is fairly high, I decided to do all of it,...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Convert To Scale
...discovered the couplers were about 0.060" too high. Using several styrene thicknesses, an NWSL Chopper,...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...539T Sound Decoder. External Reference: High Bass Speaker...

...in Houston, I bought the 23mm square High Bass Speaker and its matching enclosure from...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - S-CAB
...used the caliper to determine just how high the board-on-the-shelf was to sit. The caliper...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...the top of the coupler sits too high, by the thickness of a piece of...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2011-10 Report
...for the crane to raise it up high enough to be able to reach into...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-05 Report
...of these power supplies provide a very high quality, and consistent, DC source. I bought...

Magazine Articles By Albert E. Turner, Jr.
...13.5 foot layout by Glen Brazelton features high trestle bridges, large mountains, and nice structures....

Magazine Articles By Bob Walker
... 04/08/2014 A High End Build Magazine: Railroad Model...

...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

...scale to not only keep your interests high in the hobby, but also to gain...

Magazine Articles By Horst Meier
...ground cover, to sand, to sparse grasses, high grasses, and bushes, weeds, and flowers.

Magazine Articles By Jim Fitzgerald
...Why the mountain division track is 3-1/8" high. Using DCC on NTRAK Modules Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Jim Panza & Ed Crist
...Description: Railbox is made up of high quality, free-running, general-service boxcars capable of running...

Magazine Articles By Kirk Reddie
...N Description: The author works with high and low profile wheels, bolsters, and track...

Magazine Articles By Matt Chibbaro
...a deep canyon. Built using foam. The High Ridge Central Magazine: N Scale...

Magazine Articles By Mike Pagano
... 04/08/2014 Build a High Nose GP20 Magazine: N Scale...

Magazine Articles By Pat Sanders
...auto rack model because it sits too high above the trucks.

Magazine Articles By Ron Gribler
...removable roof. Scratchbuild a Chesapeake & Ohio High Side Gondola Magazine: O Scale...

Magazine Articles By Tony Koester
... Found in northeastern Pennsylvania, this 110-foot high, quarter mile long bridge has 17 stone...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars
...N Description: The author works with high and low profile wheels, bolsters, and track...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Autorack
...auto rack model because it sits too high above the trucks. Modeling an Auto Loading...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Boxcars
...Description: Railbox is made up of high quality, free-running, general-service boxcars capable of running...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Gondolas
...convincing load. Scratchbuild a Chesapeake & Ohio High Side Gondola Magazine: O Scale...

...to create the rivet lines. Scratchbuilt D&RGW High-side Gondola Magazine: Model Railroader 1978-08...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Stock Cars
... 04/08/2014 A High End Build Magazine: Railroad Model...

...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...to mark off track-side ditches accurately. The High Ridge Central Magazine: N Scale...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...13.5 foot layout by Glen Brazelton features high trestle bridges, large mountains, and nice structures....

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Before and After... Modeling a Pair of High-nose GP30s Magazine: Model Railroading 2000-11/12...

...Pelle Soeborg Scale: HO Build a High Nose GP20 Magazine: N Scale...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...Why the mountain division track is 3-1/8" high. North Carolina Portable Switching Layout Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trackside
...circa 1919. Dean Odiorne's Ground Throw / High-level Switchstand Magazine: Model Railroader 1982-06...

...HO Description: Build your own ground-throw, high-level switchstand. Includes construction photos and a diagram....

...ground cover, to sand, to sparse grasses, high grasses, and bushes, weeds, and flowers. Modeling...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...scale to not only keep your interests high in the hobby, but also to gain...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Bridges
... Found in northeastern Pennsylvania, this 110-foot high, quarter mile long bridge has 17 stone...

Model Railroader 2010-12 Articles
...ground cover, to sand, to sparse grasses, high grasses, and bushes, weeds, and flowers. How...

N-Scale 2000-05/06 Articles
...auto rack model because it sits too high above the trucks. Walthers Coal Mine Part...

N-Scale 2002-10/11 Articles
...Why the mountain division track is 3-1/8" high. Flatbed Trailers Page: 64 Author:...

N Scale Railroading 2003-09/10 Articles
...Southern California in the early 1950's. The High Ridge Central Page: 26 Author:...

N Scale Railroading 2006-01/02 Articles
...N Description: The author works with high and low profile wheels, bolsters, and track...

N Scale Railroading 2006-07/08 Articles
...steel viaduct in his layout. Build a High Nose GP20 Page: 46 Author:...

O Scale Trains Magazine 23 November 2005 Articles
... 04/08/2014 Scratchbuild a Chesapeake & Ohio High Side Gondola Page: 4 Author:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-10 Articles
... Found in northeastern Pennsylvania, this 110-foot high, quarter mile long bridge has 17 stone...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1977-08 Articles
...13.5 foot layout by Glen Brazelton features high trestle bridges, large mountains, and nice structures....

Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-07 Articles
...Description: Railbox is made up of high quality, free-running, general-service boxcars capable of running...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2005-09 Articles
...scale to not only keep your interests high in the hobby, but also to gain...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-09 Articles
...scale drawings, prototype photos, and references. A High End Build Page: 54 Author:...

...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Before and After... Modeling a Pair of High-nose GP30s Magazine: Model Railroading 2000-11/12...

...prototype photos. Dean Odiorne's Ground Throw / High-level Switchstand Magazine: Model Railroader 1982-06...

...Trackside Description: Build your own ground-throw, high-level switchstand. Includes construction photos and a diagram....

...13.5 foot layout by Glen Brazelton features high trestle bridges, large mountains, and nice structures....

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...photos, prototype photo, and diagrams. Build a High Nose GP20 Magazine: N Scale...

...Cars Description: The author works with high and low profile wheels, bolsters, and track...

...auto rack model because it sits too high above the trucks. Innovative Diorama Magazine:...

...Why the mountain division track is 3-1/8" high. MOW Hi-Rail Truck Magazine: N-Scale...

...topic of the photos are amazing. The High Ridge Central Magazine: N Scale...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
... 04/08/2014 A High End Build Magazine: Railroad Model...

...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

...model photos. Scratchbuild a Chesapeake & Ohio High Side Gondola Magazine: O Scale...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Super Trains
...The second half is dedicated to the high speed passenger trains of the world. Although...

...to inspect the maglev test train. This high speed train can travel at 300 mph....

About pmrr.org
...to-do list, but it is not a high priority. How To Search This Site In...

...years later. I currently only buy CDs. High-resolution downloads have an appeal but I don't...

Canonsburg Milling
...all of those individual bricks. I searched high and low looking for a shortcut to...

...not find any. I am using a high-quality flat brush, that has most of the...

Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Abutments
...of these stones measures about 16 inches high by 36 inches wide. I'm not sure...

...of stone. The idea is that previous high-water lines have deposited extra debris on the...

Structures - N-scale Turntable - Bridge
...plenty long enough. The bridge sits too high in this photo because the wipers haven't...

Scratch-built Turntable - Bridge Construction
...plenty long enough. The bridge sits too high in this photo because the wipers haven't...

high-amperage
Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Break-in
...other decoders that we used handled the high-amperage load just fine.

high-definition
Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...Version #16 is the latest that adds high-definition (HD: 1280x720) recording abilities. This version also...

high-heat
Magazine Articles By John Pryke
...his workbench, taps and dies, cleaning materials, high-heat soldering equipment, airbrushes, specialized tools, bench-top power...

Magazine Articles By Category: Tools
...his workbench, taps and dies, cleaning materials, high-heat soldering equipment, airbrushes, specialized tools, bench-top power...

Model Railroader 2006-07 Articles
...his workbench, taps and dies, cleaning materials, high-heat soldering equipment, airbrushes, specialized tools, bench-top power...

high-level
Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...that come with the kit provide only high-level guidance as to what you might work...

Magazine Articles By Don Mitchell
... 04/08/2014 Dean Odiorne's Ground Throw / High-level Switchstand Magazine: Model Railroader 1982-06...

...HO Description: Build your own ground-throw, high-level switchstand. Includes construction photos and a diagram....

Magazine Articles By Keith Gutierrez
...control is, how it works from a high-level point of view, what "CTC-16e" means, discusses...

Magazine Articles By Category: Electronics
...control is, how it works from a high-level point of view, what "CTC-16e" means, discusses...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trackside
...circa 1919. Dean Odiorne's Ground Throw / High-level Switchstand Magazine: Model Railroader 1982-06...

...HO Description: Build your own ground-throw, high-level switchstand. Includes construction photos and a diagram....

Model Railroader 1982-06 Articles
...model railroad. Dean Odiorne's Ground Throw / High-level Switchstand Page: 100 Author:...

...HO Description: Build your own ground-throw, high-level switchstand. Includes construction photos and a diagram.

Model Railroader 1984-04 Articles
...control is, how it works from a high-level point of view, what "CTC-16e" means, discusses...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...prototype photos. Dean Odiorne's Ground Throw / High-level Switchstand Magazine: Model Railroader 1982-06...

...Trackside Description: Build your own ground-throw, high-level switchstand. Includes construction photos and a diagram....

high-nose
Magazine Articles By Andy Lester
...Before and After... Modeling a Pair of High-nose GP30s Magazine: Model Railroading 2000-11/12...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Diesel
...Before and After... Modeling a Pair of High-nose GP30s Magazine: Model Railroading 2000-11/12...

Model Railroading 2000-11/12 Articles
...Before and After... Modeling a Pair of High-nose GP30s Page: 55 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Before and After... Modeling a Pair of High-nose GP30s Magazine: Model Railroading 2000-11/12...

high-powered
Hand-building Turnouts - Code 40 N-scale Turnout
...them together. Fast Tracks recommends using a high-powered soldering iron for soldering rail. I always...

high-quality
N-scale Equipment - Kato 2-8-2 - Introduction
... The Kato model was the first high-quality N-scale steam locomotive when it was released...

Scenery
... 01/18/2014 Latest attempt at making high-quality foreground trees. Generic Background Trees...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...document my current "best effort" at making high-quality foreground trees. This has been a goal...

Tools - Key-chain Video Camera
...scales enjoy. I finally stumbled across a high-quality digital video recorder that was compact. These...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...super-imposed the vertical strips made out of high-quality 1" x 2" stock pine. These will...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...even background color. I eventually started using high-quality photography paper, which was expensive, but gave...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Painting
...went very well. These Krylon cans are high-quality ones. They have an adjustable nozzle for...

Model Railroading's Guide to Model Photography
...larger focus is on how to take high-quality photos to accompany magazine articles. Below are...

Modelling Trees Part One
...978-1-905184-88-0 Pages : 92 This is a high-quality book with color photos showing lots of...

Modelling Trees Part Two
...ISBN : 978-1-905184-98-9 Pages : 92 Another high-quality book about trees, but this time focused...

Magazine Articles By Bob Walker
...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Stock Cars
...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-09 Articles
...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...Bob describes how he built a super-detailed, high-quality stock car to Proto 48 O-scale standards....

Canonsburg Milling
...not find any. I am using a high-quality flat brush, that has most of the...

high-resolution
Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - References
...download to your computer all the fantastic high-resolution photos of this beautiful model; this is...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...Bill Lane for providing me with very high-resolution, Pennsylvania Railroad RS-1 prototype digital photos, which...

Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - References
... (click the photo for a very high-resolution image).

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...back. Note, however, after I received a high-resolution photo of the PRR prototype car, I...

About pmrr.org
...years later. I currently only buy CDs. High-resolution downloads have an appeal but I don't...

high-rez
My Library
...2013 Prototype photos I have taken (high-rez available). Online Digital Videos...

high-security
Furniture Factory - Diorama
...wire on top. This is great for high-security facilities, but I thought it was overkill...

high-side
Magazine Articles By Fred Hamilton
... 04/08/2014 Scratchbuilt D&RGW High-side Gondola Magazine: Model Railroader 1978-08...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Gondolas
...to create the rivet lines. Scratchbuilt D&RGW High-side Gondola Magazine: Model Railroader 1978-08...

Model Railroader 1978-08 Articles
...of photos, and scale drawings. Scratchbuilt D&RGW High-side Gondola Page: 66 Author:...

Magazine Articles for On3 Scale
...materials for modeling this car. Scratchbuilt D&RGW High-side Gondola Magazine: Model Railroader 1978-08...

high-sided
Equipment - PRR X26 Box Car - Prototype Information
...so that they could be used as high-sided gondolas for coke transportation services. They were...

high-water
Deck Plate Girder Bridge - Abutments
...of stone. The idea is that previous high-water lines have deposited extra debris on the...

higher
Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...ribbon cable. The cost is a bit higher than regular wire, but the professional-look of...

Scenery - Conifer Trees
...tape on the top. Put shorter strands higher up the tape, and longer ones down...

Scenery - Streets
...the layout where the road "dead-ends" is higher than the layout front fascia board, so...

Woodworking - Work Table
...than Oak or Birch plywood, yet of higher quality than the cheap plywood. The top...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-05 Report
...which is why this one is slightly higher than the model railroad standard of 12...

Magazine Articles By John Armstrong
...by having a step-up platform for the higher elevation. The solution is embedded in an...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...by having a step-up platform for the higher elevation. The solution is embedded in an...

Model Railroader 1987-10 Articles
...by having a step-up platform for the higher elevation. The solution is embedded in an...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. External Reference: Mapquest...

...mill because the two-foot board was a higher grade board than the 2.5-foot board with...

Oil Pump Jack
...won't start. The motor really needs a higher start-up voltage. I installed a pushbutton switch...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale N-135 Kit
...instructions, their kits would meet with a higher success rate. They assume the purchaser of...

higher-level
Electronics Projects - Tortoise Pushbutton Control
...to build. The diagram below is a higher-level component design of the whole thing I...

higher-resolution
My Library - Photo Albums - Baggage Carts
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. I took the first two...

My Library - Photo Albums - Brakes
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. We start off with a...

My Library - Photo Albums - Cabooses
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. On April 26, 2003 I...

My Library - Photo Albums - DL&W SC Switcher
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. External Reference: Steamtown...

My Library - Photo Albums - Passenger Cars
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. This first set of photos...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR B6sb Switcher
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. I took these photos on...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR FM Flat Car
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. The photos on this page...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR N5c Cabin Car
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. External Reference: The...

My Library - Photo Albums - PRR X26c Box Car
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. External Reference: Steamtown...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. External Reference: Mapquest...

My Library - Photo Albums - Track
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. This first set of photos...

My Library - Photo Albums - UP 4-8-8-4
...content of the photo, you have a higher-resolution version available. These photos were taken on...

higher-up
Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2008-02 Report
...to the left-hand side. Her is a higher-up view of the new corner. I then...

highest
Electronics Projects - Helix Elevator Lights
...the same time at different levels), the highest number would win out. I had a...

Woodworking - Portable Modeling Table
...wood for the legs. We bought the highest grade 2x4's. The first step in the...

My Library - Photo Albums - Southern Forest Heritage Museum
...who made decisions about cuts were the highest paid individuals in the mill. This operator...

...in the mill. This operator was the 4th-highest paid individual. This picture shows a set...

...not make the actual cuts) was the second-highest paid individual in the mill. The operator...

...(but not making the decision) was the 5th-highest paid individual in the mill. After all...

...talk, you might be wondering who the highest paid individual was, right? Well, he sat...

...length of individual boards. He was the third-highest paid individual of the mill. He would...

highland
Magazine Articles By Mike Rose
...Detailing an Apalachicola Northern, ex-East Camden & Highland, FMC Boxcar Magazine: Railroad Model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Boxcars
...Detailing an Apalachicola Northern, ex-East Camden & Highland, FMC Boxcar Magazine: Railroad Model...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-09 Articles
...Detailing an Apalachicola Northern, ex-East Camden & Highland, FMC Boxcar Page: 56 Author:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Detailing an Apalachicola Northern, ex-East Camden & Highland, FMC Boxcar Magazine: Railroad Model...

highlands
Pennsylvania Railroad Steel Open Hopper Cars
...03/12/2001 Author : John Teichmoeller Publisher : Highlands Station, Inc. Published : 2000 ISBN :...

Trackside on the Pennsylvania
...First Author : Jeff Scherb Publisher : Highlands Station, Inc Published : 2002 ISBN :...

Trackside on the Pennsylvania Volume 2
...12/16/2004 Author : Jeff Scherb Publisher : Highlands Station, Inc. Published : 2004 ISBN :...

Trestle Bridge Diorama
...2 " by Jeff Scherb, published by Highlands Station, Inc. Years before I built this...

highlight
General Rolling Stock - Containers
...technique to apply some white paint to highlight the rivets and edges, which also helps...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...or "White", using the dry-brushing technique, to highlight the raised areas in the trunk. Making...

Scenery - Stranded Wire Trees
...dry, I used the dry-brush method to highlight some of the trunk area using white...

Scenery - Thin Castings
...paint and used the "dry-brushing" technique to highlight some of the edges. Some additional color...

...Some additional color stains were used to highlight some other rocks. When I took this...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
...use the black as more of a highlight color. This particular black spray paint is...

Equipment - PRR FM Flat Car - Construction: Painting
...first by using acrylic white paint to highlight the edges (dry-brushing), and then by applying...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-07 Report
...how they turned out. It will really highlight the layout area later on. The whole...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...paint and used the dry-brushing technique to highlight the edges of the rocks. The same...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2014-01 Report
...white paint and the dry-brushing technique to highlight the rocks in the rock wall. I...

Magazine Articles By Dick Karnes
...Description: The newsletter is posted to highlight the recent changes made to the S...

Magazine Articles By Doug Geiger
...to create cracks in the concrete and highlight them with india ink. Also shows how...

Magazine Articles By John Nehrich
...to reflect just light so as to highlight a scene that is otherwise dark. Modeling...

Magazine Articles By Kirk Reddie
...starts a series of photo essays that highlight some of the typical structures found around...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroads and Computers
...Description: The newsletter is posted to highlight the recent changes made to the S...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Backgrounds
...to reflect just light so as to highlight a scene that is otherwise dark.

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Streets
...to create cracks in the concrete and highlight them with india ink. Also shows how...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Towns/Cities
...starts a series of photo essays that highlight some of the typical structures found around...

1:64 Modeling Guide 2012 Spring Articles
...Description: The newsletter is posted to highlight the recent changes made to the S...

Model Railroader 1985-12 Articles
...to reflect just light so as to highlight a scene that is otherwise dark. The...

Model Railroading 2002-11 Articles
...to create cracks in the concrete and highlight them with india ink. Also shows how...

N Scale Railroading 2003-09/10 Articles
...starts a series of photo essays that highlight some of the typical structures found around...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...Description: The newsletter is posted to highlight the recent changes made to the S...

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...white paint using the dry-brushing technique, to highlight the edges of the brick. It very...

Structures - White Water Brewery
...The result is that the mortar lines highlight the individual bricks. Next, I constructed the...

highlighted
DCC - Digitrax Command Station Battery
...This is done via the yellow potentiometer highlighted in the photo below. I didn't need...

Chartiers Branch - Introduction
...idea of the area covered (although MapQuest highlighted the freeway).

Chartiers Branch - Canonsburg Passenger Station
...MapQuest satellite photo below shows the station highlighted. It is at the corner of Murdock...

N-scale Equipment - Model Power 4-6-2 - Coupler Conversion
...the engine can be put aside. The highlighted section of the cow catcher's part is...

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...and put the four bolts in as highlighted with the red circles. The drill made...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Wheels and Couplers
...so the image was overexposed, but I highlighted it in the photo. Since I didn't...

Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction: Painting
...some rust weathering here and there. I highlighted some areas with dry-brushing white, such as...

...a sun-faded look to them. I also highlighted the seams by carefully dry-brushing white paint...

Canonsburg Passenger Station - Right Wall Construction
...see in the prototype. These will be highlighted in the future using weathering powders. The...

Lumber Storage Shed
...yet stained. I added two angled boards (highlighted in the photo below), to act as...

O'Brien Steel Construction Co. - Detailing
...photo shows two interior SMD LEDs installed (highlighted by the orange circles). I glued those...

highlighting
Scenery - Streets
...and patched by later coming back and highlighting those cracks. The wooden strips are just...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-12 Report
...paint shown in the photo. Any light-colored highlighting you see in the photo on those...

Magazine Articles By Flash Blackman
... N Description: A photo essay highlighting some of the features of the club's...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - N - Large
... N Description: A photo essay highlighting some of the features of the club's...

N Scale Railroading 2003-09/10 Articles
... N Description: A photo essay highlighting some of the features of the club's...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...- Large Description: A photo essay highlighting some of the features of the club's...

highlights
Scenery - Foreground Trees
..."Burnt Umber" as the main color, with highlights of Delta's Ceramcoat "Dark Forest Green". I...

Trackwork - Painting Flextrack
...the track is in place, the black highlights represent oil or grease spills. I then...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - Break-in
...light and the bell were definitely the highlights for "kids" young and old. After...

Great Model Railroads 1992
...father's HO-scale layout in their basement. Scenic highlights include snow. Photos and track plan are...

Magazine Articles By Bill Fraley
...one he attended and some of the highlights over the years.

Magazine Articles By Dan Lewis
...Description: A photo essay of some highlights of Jeff's fantastic layout. Running Cattle and...

Magazine Articles By Erhard Baltrusch
...extension of their large exhibit. This article highlights some features of this freelanced layout.

Magazine Articles By Frank Duff
...close-up model photos of detail parts, construction highlights, and DCC wiring.

Magazine Articles By Kirby Vincent
...this module. Photos are close-ups of the highlights of the module.

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...extension of their large exhibit. This article highlights some features of this freelanced layout. An...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - N - Large
...Description: A photo essay of some highlights of Jeff's fantastic layout. Out of the...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...close-up model photos of detail parts, construction highlights, and DCC wiring. Custom Coal Loads Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows
...one he attended and some of the highlights over the years. The Fun & Fascination...

Magazine Articles By Category: Modules
...this module. Photos are close-ups of the highlights of the module. Large Radius Railroading Magazine:...

Model Railroader 2006-02 Articles
...extension of their large exhibit. This article highlights some features of this freelanced layout. Build...

N-Scale 2002-07/08 Articles
...this module. Photos are close-ups of the highlights of the module.

N Scale Railroading 2003-09/10 Articles
...Description: A photo essay of some highlights of Jeff's fantastic layout. Laying Track on...

NASG Dispatch 2009-12 Articles
...one he attended and some of the highlights over the years. Fall S Fest Report...

The Keystone Modeler 73 Spring 2010 Articles
...close-up model photos of detail parts, construction highlights, and DCC wiring. PRR GLA and GLCA...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...extension of their large exhibit. This article highlights some features of this freelanced layout. Amtrak...

...close-up model photos of detail parts, construction highlights, and DCC wiring. Cosmetic Improvements for Westerfield's...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Description: A photo essay of some highlights of Jeff's fantastic layout. Kato EMD SD80MAC...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...one he attended and some of the highlights over the years. The Cheltenham Granary Magazine:...

Railroading Videos in My Library - The Clinic
...and colors. The video finishes with detailing highlights such as field grass and wild flowers.

Raiser Sharp Barber Shop
...settles in the various cracks and adds highlights to the building. I wasn't quite happy...

highly
Hand-laying Track - 5. Laying Rail
...to lay reliable track without them. I highly recommend them. I have found three is...

N-scale Equipment - Arnold S2 - Motor Conversion
...the Arnold S2 motor conversion kit. I highly recommend it. It is not cheap, but...

Scenery - Foreground Trees
...is so much easier to cut. I highly recommend this. I will be using this...

Tools - Small Tools
...that day was of excellent quality. I highly recommend the store. This dial caliper works...

...in every project I work on, and highly recommend it. The product comes with a...

...but it just doesn't last long. I highly recommend that you spend the extra few...

...thing fell apart. It is horrible. I highly recommend that you look for another product....

Custom Track Solutions - Helix
...work . The project went smoothly. I highly recommend using Liquid Nails for Projects. I...

...method has worked well, and I would highly recommend it. Leaving the risers loose while...

Trackwork - Roadbed
...will never use that product again! I highly recommend a respirator and using it only...

Woodworking - Control Panels
...names on each track. The panels are highly reflective, so you see the overhead lighting...

Woodworking - Work Table
...Scott Landis, called "The Workbench Book". I highly recommend this book if you are interested...

Equipment - PRR FA-2/FB-2 Cab Units - Remotor
...rated at 9,500rpm at full voltage. Dave highly recommended installing two flywheels, but I opted...

Equipment - B&O M53 Box Car - Construction: Underbody
...toward the center of the car. I highly recommend consulting the " Modeling AB Brakes...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Underbody
...all the parts in the kit. I highly recommend finding prototype photos on the Internet...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...quick test proved that it worked. I highly recommend taking this approach to controlling the...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Completion
...install sound in a locomotive, and I highly recommend it. Like I said above, I...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...another Railmaster Hobbies engine kit? Absolutely! I highly recommend their kits if you enjoy a...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Impressions
...figure it out for yourself. I, therefore, highly recommend that you get a copy of...

P & C Railroad Version 4 - Progress Report - 2003-09 Report
...guide for painting my own backdrops. I highly recommend this video if you want to...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Layout Design
...placed. These are great ballasts, and I highly recommend them. They turn the lights on...

Magazine Articles By Jack Burgess
...glitches, careful planning paid off in a highly satisfying HO layout.

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...glitches, careful planning paid off in a highly satisfying HO layout.

Model Railroader 2000-01 Articles
...glitches, careful planning paid off in a highly satisfying HO layout. Western Maryland's Cumberland Station...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...glitches, careful planning paid off in a highly satisfying HO layout.

highway
S-scale Vehicles
...which was part of their An American Highway Series, part #H51100. The model features rolling...

Chartiers Branch - General Information
... 1943 Coal reserves deplete; competing highway construction begins. 1944 Waynesburg &...

Bridge and Trestle Handbook
...trusses, indeterminate and determinate stresses, Cooper's Loading, Highway loading, and lateral and sway bracing. 3...

...bridge floors are railroad bridge floors, and highway bridge floors. It also covers how to...

Model Railroad Bridges & Trestles
...23 128 Wood King-post Truss Highway Bridge This chapter by Gordon Odegard covers...

...31 146 Add a Covered Highway Bridge to Your Layout Just photos and...

Magazine Articles By Andy Sperandeo
...support the increase in 45-foot and longer highway trailer traffic. Many prototype photos and an...

Magazine Articles By Charlie Comstock
... 04/08/2014 Easy Highway Striping with an Airbrush Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Gordon Odegard
...90 Category: Passenger Cars Safetran Highway Crossing Gates Magazine: Model Railroader...

... A description of how the modern-day highway crossing gates work. Includes prototype photos and...

...the design and construction of the modern-day highway crossing gate. Detailed parts drawing, construction...

...have the tools we have now. Wood Highway Crossings Magazine: Model Railroader 1984-12...

..."AT&SF Systems Standards" books for modeling a highway crossing. He used Northeastern stripwood. The articles...

Magazine Articles By Paul Lessard
... 04/08/2014 Snowplow Mounts for Highway Trucks Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Magazine Articles By Pelle Soeborg
...painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts....

Magazine Articles By Tim Garner
...tower signs using your computer. PRR Standard Highway Overpasses Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

...HO Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars
...support the increase in 45-foot and longer highway trailer traffic. Many prototype photos and an...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts....

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Automobiles and Trucks
... Jeff Wilson Snowplow Mounts for Highway Trucks Magazine: Railroad Model Craftsman...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Streets
...complex road systems, lines, and installation. Easy Highway Striping with an Airbrush Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trackside
...the design and construction of the modern-day highway crossing gate. Detailed parts drawing, construction...

...for ground cover and track ballast. Wood Highway Crossings Magazine: Model Railroader 1984-12...

..."AT&SF Systems Standards" books for modeling a highway crossing. He used Northeastern stripwood. The articles...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Bridges
...HO Description: Bridge construction PRR Standard Highway Overpasses Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

...HO Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

Magazine Articles By Category: Track
...ideas for how to model them. Safetran Highway Crossing Gates Magazine: Model Railroader...

... A description of how the modern-day highway crossing gates work. Includes prototype photos and...

Model Railroad Hobbyist 2010-11/12 Articles
...of the interview and layout . Easy Highway Striping with an Airbrush Page: 58...

Model Railroader 1984-12 Articles
...The author started with Athearn GP-35s. Wood Highway Crossings Page: 86 Author:...

..."AT&SF Systems Standards" books for modeling a highway crossing. He used Northeastern stripwood. The articles...

...support the increase in 45-foot and longer highway trailer traffic. Many prototype photos and an...

Model Railroader 1987-11 Articles
...scratchbuilt structures set in early 1940's. Safetran Highway Crossing Gates Page: 79 Author:...

... A description of how the modern-day highway crossing gates work. Includes prototype photos and...

...the design and construction of the modern-day highway crossing gate. Detailed parts drawing, construction...

Model Railroader 2002-10 Articles
...painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts....

Railroad Model Craftsman 2002-11 Articles
...to a gas station. Snowplow Mounts for Highway Trucks Page: 62 Author:...

The Keystone Modeler 74 Summer 2010 Articles
...cast iron. Includes scale diagrams. PRR Standard Highway Overpasses Page: 18 Author:...

...HO Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts....

...electrical pickup for an IHC 4-4-0. Easy Highway Striping with an Airbrush Magazine:...

...layout for over a decade. PRR Standard Highway Overpasses Magazine: The Keystone Modeler...

...Bridges Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

...the design and construction of the modern-day highway crossing gate. Detailed parts drawing, construction...

highway-over-track
Magazine Articles By Tim Garner
...HO Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Bridges
...HO Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

The Keystone Modeler 74 Summer 2010 Articles
...HO Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Bridges Description: Covers the standard PRR highway-over-track bridges. Many good-quality close-up prototype photos show...

highways
Magazine Articles By Pelle Soeborg
...distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts. Building a Compact...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
...distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts. Building a Compact...

Model Railroader 2002-10 Articles
...distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts. Sequence Timetables Made...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring rock castings, culverts. Building a Compact...

hill
Chartiers Branch - Track
... P.C.&Y. Railway connection Bower Hill, PA 2.5 206'3" J.B....

... 18.4 1518' Rich Hill Colliery - McClane Mining Co....

Chartiers Branch - References
...trail (former branch right-of-way) Bower Hill Volunteer Fire Department Record of...

Scenery - Scenic Barrier
...give the illusion of mountain top or hill ranges. I cut the rough shape of...

Bear Creek & Eastern - Progress Report - 2007-09 Report
...trusty GP7 couldn't make it up the hill. Not because of lack of power, but...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-03 Report
...initial plan for the shape of the hill that was going to be in this...

...of trees, I decided that a steep hill like that wasn't going to work. It...

...going to work. It would make the hill be too close to the track (a...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-04 Report
...if I could visualize a nice rolling hill with lots of trees on it. Note...

Great Model Railroads 2000
...shelf brackets. 8 76 Spiral Hill Railroad This S-scale layout by Frank R....

Magazine Articles By Art Curren
... 04/08/2014 Modeling Over the Hill Industries Magazine: Model Railroader 2002-09...

... Modeling industries partly hidden beyond a hill on the layout - to imply they...

...Factory structure. Some Structures for the Gold Hill Central Part 2 Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles By Peter B. Bryan
...in 35 acres in the central Texas Hill Country. With locomotives weighing in at 1,800...

Magazine Articles By Ron Ziel
...of the LIRR RPO depot in Richmond Hill, N.Y.

Magazine Articles By Russ Porter
... This car was owned by James Hill, son of Louis Hill the famous GN...

...owned by James Hill, son of Louis Hill the famous GN magnate. The passenger car...

Magazine Articles By Category: Garden Railroading
...in 35 acres in the central Texas Hill Country. With locomotives weighing in at 1,800...

Magazine Articles By Category: Passenger Cars
... This car was owned by James Hill, son of Louis Hill the famous GN...

...owned by James Hill, son of Louis Hill the famous GN magnate. The passenger car...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroads
...of the LIRR RPO depot in Richmond Hill, N.Y. The Grainbelt Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Design
... 04/08/2014 Modeling Over the Hill Industries Magazine: Model Railroader 2002-09...

... Modeling industries partly hidden beyond a hill on the layout - to imply they...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...other kits. Some Structures for the Gold Hill Central Part 2 Magazine: Model...

Model Railroader 1984-04 Articles
...in Nevada. Some Structures for the Gold Hill Central Part 2 Page: 96 Author:...

Model Railroader 1997-07 Articles
...in 35 acres in the central Texas Hill Country. With locomotives weighing in at 1,800...

Model Railroader 2002-09 Articles
...4 x 8 layout. Modeling Over the Hill Industries Page: 80 Author:...

... Modeling industries partly hidden beyond a hill on the layout - to imply they...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-03 Articles
... This car was owned by James Hill, son of Louis Hill the famous GN...

...owned by James Hill, son of Louis Hill the famous GN magnate. The passenger car...

The Keystone Vol 38 No.3 Articles
...of the LIRR RPO depot in Richmond Hill, N.Y. The Wreck of The Broker Page:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...the installation. Some Structures for the Gold Hill Central Part 2 Magazine: Model...

Magazine Articles for Large Scale Scale
...in 35 acres in the central Texas Hill Country. With locomotives weighing in at 1,800...

Railroading Videos in My Library - The Pennsylvania Railroad
...Alco RS-3’s, etc. Locations covered are: Tunnel Hill, Horseshoe Curve, Holidaysburg, Altoona, Fort Wayne, Wallbridge...

Smitty's Rod-n-Reel
...putting the building up on a small hill (since I model western Pennsylvania, it seemed...

hill-top
The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...placed. Note that the diorama has a hill-top base which was used to hide the...

hilliard
Magazine Articles By Author
...Harry Hieke - 3 articles Harry Hilliard - 1 articles Harry W. Brunk...

Magazine Articles By Harry Hilliard
My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Hilliard My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry...

...My Library - Magazine Articles By Harry Hilliard 04/08/2014 Modern...

Magazine Articles By Category: Freight Cars - Tank Cars
...Page: 104 Author: Harry Hilliard Description: Prototype photos, scale drawings, and...

Model Railroader 1990-02 Articles
...Page: 104 Author: Harry Hilliard Category: Freight Cars - Tank...

hillman
Chartiers Branch - Track
...21.5 1774'3" Washington Colliery - Hillman Coal Co. 21.6 1782'6"...

hills
Chartiers Branch - General Information
...of the coal-hauler the Montour Railroad. At Hills, PA (just north of Canonsburg) the Montour...

...the towns the scenery is mostly rolling hills with lots of wooded areas; just my...

Chartiers Branch - Track
...substantial distance of just "scenery" between the Hills station (except the Montour Colliery) and the...

...passing siding (no carload delivery) Hills, PA 8.3 685'9" Montour...

Scenery - Scenic Barrier
...color will give the illusion of wooded hills. Installation is straight-forward; just use a screwdriver...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2002-09 Report
...in. In the back I added some hills, just for scenic effects. ( to next...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-03 Report
...front. I want to show some rolling hills in this part of the layout. My...

...the layout. My preferred method for building hills and mountains is to use strips of...

...to go for a much lower, rolling hills kind of a look. I got out...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2010-04 Report
...the back of the layout for the hills. I used hot glue to glue the...

...start painting the backdrop with some light-colored hills. This helps set the "mood" for this...

...work on the 3D sections of the hills. I used Greg Gray's video as my...

...painting. In addition to painting some distant hills, I also started painting some trees that...

Great Model Railroads 2005
...with Authority HO-scale. 58 Over the Hills and Through the Woods 3-1/4" scale Maine...

The Pennsy Middle Division in HO Scale
...Pennsylvania RR 5 31 Featherweight Hills for Our Pennsy Layout 6 36...

Magazine Articles By C. Jeff Riley
...presents ideas on how to model steep hills in just two to five inches of...

Magazine Articles By Ed Hammer
...N Description: Laying track and building hills. Includes the track wiring diagram, how to...

Magazine Articles By Jeff Madden
...West Virginia layout construction project, covering foam hills, bridges, and tunnels. Track Planning in S...

Magazine Articles By Jim Kelly
...Description: Laying track and building foam hills. Building the Turtle Creek Central Part 3...

Magazine Articles By Paul Scoles
... This installment discusses ground cover, specifically hills and creek edges. The Scenery Clinic Part...

Magazine Articles By Pelle Soeborg
... Choosing a theme, benchwork, backdrop, building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying...

...building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Construction
... Choosing a theme, benchwork, backdrop, building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying...

...building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring...

...Description: Laying track and building foam hills. Building the Turtle Creek Central Part 3...

...N Description: Laying track and building hills. Includes the track wiring diagram, how to...

...West Virginia layout construction project, covering foam hills, bridges, and tunnels. Track and Control for...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery
... This installment discusses ground cover, specifically hills and creek edges. The Scenery Clinic Part...

...presents ideas on how to model steep hills in just two to five inches of...

Model Railroader 1990-05 Articles
...N Description: Laying track and building hills. Includes the track wiring diagram, how to...

Model Railroader 2002-10 Articles
... Choosing a theme, benchwork, backdrop, building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying...

...building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring...

Model Railroader 2003-02 Articles
...Description: Laying track and building foam hills. Modeling Stone Walls Page: 92 Author:...

NASG Dispatch 2010-04 Articles
...West Virginia layout construction project, covering foam hills, bridges, and tunnels. A Review: Backhead Kit...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1991-11 Articles
...presents ideas on how to model steep hills in just two to five inches of...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2009-12 Articles
... This installment discusses ground cover, specifically hills and creek edges. The Holiday Season... Time...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
... Choosing a theme, benchwork, backdrop, building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying...

...building hills, roadbed, painting the sky, distant hills, laying track, highway overpass, paving highways, coloring...

...Description: Laying track and building foam hills. Building the Turtle Creek Central Part 3...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
...Construction Description: Laying track and building hills. Includes the track wiring diagram, how to...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...West Virginia layout construction project, covering foam hills, bridges, and tunnels. Tired Wheels Magazine:...

Railroading Videos in My Library - Easy Backdrop Painting
...shows how to build layers of rolling hills. He shows what he does when he...

hillsboro
Magazine Articles By Trevor Marshall
...a cannon beside the Boston & Maine Hillsboro branch. The Cheltenham Granary Magazine:...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery - Trackside
...a cannon beside the Boston & Maine Hillsboro branch. The Charisma of Trivia Magazine:...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2003-05 Articles
...a cannon beside the Boston & Maine Hillsboro branch. Movable Railroad Bridges of Chicago Page:...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...a cannon beside the Boston & Maine Hillsboro branch. The Big Truck Bash Magazine:...

hillsides
Magazine Articles By Lionel Strang
... Ballasting, scenery, painting the backdrop, tree-covered hillsides, roads, ground cover, rocks, fascia, structures, and...

Magazine Articles By Category: Scenery
... Ballasting, scenery, painting the backdrop, tree-covered hillsides, roads, ground cover, rocks, fascia, structures, and...

Model Railroader 2000-02 Articles
... Ballasting, scenery, painting the backdrop, tree-covered hillsides, roads, ground cover, rocks, fascia, structures, and...

Magazine Articles for N Scale
... Ballasting, scenery, painting the backdrop, tree-covered hillsides, roads, ground cover, rocks, fascia, structures, and...

himalayan
Magazine Articles By Jeff Scherb
...is described, including a possible trackplan. Darjeeling Himalayan Railway #777 Magazine: Narrow Gauge...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Steam
...appearance. Many prototype photos of Mikados. Darjeeling Himalayan Railway #777 Magazine: Narrow Gauge...

Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2007-01/02 Articles
...Includes prototype, model, and construction photos. Darjeeling Himalayan Railway #777 Page: 40 Author:...

himself
Chartiers Branch - Introduction
...watershed of the Chartiers Creek and built himself a trading post. This map gives you...

The PRR Chartiers Branch - Progress Report - 2013-09 Report
...fishing gear. Smitty built this small shop himself when he noticed that there were a...

Magazine Articles By Art Cominio
...he managed to get a photo of himself in a photo of his model railroad...

Magazine Articles By Jim Findley
...(both color and black&white) taken by John himself (he was a professional photographer). The article...

Magazine Articles By Keith Thompson
...commercial parts and many castings he made himself. Includes prototype and many model photos. The...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts
...(both color and black&white) taken by John himself (he was a professional photographer). The article...

Magazine Articles By Category: Locomotives - Electric
...commercial parts and many castings he made himself. Includes prototype and many model photos. Repowering...

Magazine Articles By Category: Photography & Videography
...he managed to get a photo of himself in a photo of his model railroad...

Model Railroader 1996-10 Articles
...he managed to get a photo of himself in a photo of his model railroad...

Railroad Model Craftsman 1980-12 Articles
...(both color and black&white) taken by John himself (he was a professional photographer). The article...

The Keystone Modeler 75 Autumn 2010 Articles
...commercial parts and many castings he made himself. Includes prototype and many model photos. Building...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...(both color and black&white) taken by John himself (he was a professional photographer). The article...

Magazine Articles for S Scale
...commercial parts and many castings he made himself. Includes prototype and many model photos. Quick...

hinds
N-scale Equipment - Kato E8 - Headlight Replacement
...Controls Jim Hinds of Richmond Controls made available to us...

N-scale Equipment - Rivarossi 2-8-8-2 - DCC Conversion
...the two rails of the track. Jim Hinds (Richmond Controls) gave me a wonderful, and...

Equipment - PRR N5c Cabin Car - Construction: Interior Lights
...did it was via e-mails to Jim Hinds, owner of Richmond Controls, directly, and explained...

hinge
Tools - Panel Support
...without hollowing out a space for the hinge part. It just needs to do the...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...back edge of the workbench, with the hinge's fold facing toward the front. That way...

...facing toward the front. That way the hinge is installed correctly, and the fold keeps...

...installed correctly, and the fold keeps the hinge level and even with the top of...

...photo shows the loose side of the hinge in its "down" position against the top...

...of the leg I installed a flat-folding hinge. The loose side will be mounted to...

...underside of the workbench so that the hinge part of the hinge assembly can rotate...

...so that the hinge part of the hinge assembly can rotate freely. Once the glue...

Equipment - PRR NW2 Switcher - S-CAB
...and replacing it with a miniature scale hinge and then just swing open the door...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body Assembly
...build this, I might have ordered some hinge detail parts (I believe Precision Scale Co....

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...the layout in the future. The plastic hinge on the left didn't seem to fit...

hinged
Magazine Articles By Jim Smith
...Smith 04/08/2014 Hinged Magnetic Uncouplers Magazine: Model Railroader...

Magazine Articles By John Ostler
...Design Description: A layout with fall-down hinged sections of track that are out of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layout Design
...Ostler Description: A layout with fall-down hinged sections of track that are out of...

Magazine Articles By Category: Track
...one scratchbuilt methods to building grade crossings. Hinged Magnetic Uncouplers Magazine: Model Railroader...

Model Railroader 2000-02 Articles
...push rods make installation quicker and easier. Hinged Magnetic Uncouplers Page: 107 Author:...

NMRA Bulletin 2002-07 Articles
...Design Description: A layout with fall-down hinged sections of track that are out of...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...Description: Models made from RTV molds. Hinged Magnetic Uncouplers Magazine: Model Railroader...

hinged-gate
Magazine Articles By Mike Cougill
...26.5' by 19' in an L-shape. A hinged-gate provides access to the interior of the...

Magazine Articles By Category: Layouts - O
...26.5' by 19' in an L-shape. A hinged-gate provides access to the interior of the...

O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007 Articles
...26.5' by 19' in an L-shape. A hinged-gate provides access to the interior of the...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
...26.5' by 19' in an L-shape. A hinged-gate provides access to the interior of the...

hinges
Tools - Panel Support
...not in use, I used ordinary door hinges. They were installed without hollowing out a...

Woodworking - Foldable Workbench
...So the next day I attached the hinges. I decided to use two 30-inch lengths...

...to use two 30-inch lengths of piano hinges. These are incredibly strong, yet don't take...

...I attached the one side of the hinges to the back edge of the workbench,...

...in place while I attached the piano hinges to the back board. The key here...

Woodworking - Layout Cabinets
...door opens easily. I used "European Cabinet Hinges" (found at any good hardware store), because...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Conclusion
...short-hood end handrails. Fix the molded-in hinges between the doors in the side panels...

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Body Assembly
...some thin bronze wire to simulate the hinges. If I had known ahead of time...

...right edge is just shy of the hinges of the first hood door.

Equipment - PRR RS-1 Road Switcher - Construction: Adding Details
...hood side panels have the vertical doors' hinges molded in on the wrong side. The...

...molded in on the wrong side. The hinges are molded in between the two doors...

P & C Railroad Version 3 - Progress Report - 2000-12 Report
...well. The workbench is mounted, via piano hinges, to a 2x2 that spans the distance...

...underside of the work surface using small hinges. That way the legs naturally fall forward...

Bridge and Trestle Handbook
...type of shape of an arch, arch hinges, stone arch bridges, concrete arch bridges, and...

Magazine Articles By Sam Swanson
...painting and detailing structure exteriors, handles and hinges, base basics, detailing bases, scenery and junk-filled...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures
...painting and detailing structure exteriors, handles and hinges, base basics, detailing bases, scenery and junk-filled...

NMRA Bulletin 2002-07 Articles
...painting and detailing structure exteriors, handles and hinges, base basics, detailing bases, scenery and junk-filled...

Structures - JB Brewing Co.
...individually hand-painted. The doors have carefully painted hinges and doorknobs. The roofs are realistically painted...

Scratch-built Turntable - Diamond Scale Motor Kit
...also need to incorporate the two plastic hinges. These hinges will be used to attach...

...to incorporate the two plastic hinges. These hinges will be used to attach the motor...

...the motor. Also, the holes in the hinges are too small for the screws, so...

...screws through them. Final alignment of the hinges will depend on how the motor assembly...

Scratch-built Turntable - Base
...assembly via two screws through the plastic hinges on the case (hidden from view here)....

hint
Equipment - PRR X37 Box Car - Construction
...and other indents to give you a hint as to what goes where. I also...

Structures - Church
...a beautiful small-town N-scale church with the hint of a small garden. There are three,...

hinton
Great Model Railroads 1998
...RR O-scale. 24 Chesapeake & Ohio's Hinton West Virginia Yard NTRAK. 36 Railroading...

hints
N-scale Equipment - Con-Cor 4-8-4 - DCC Conversion
...and found one where someone gave some hints about how to remove the tender shell....

Railroading Books in My Library
...Micro Layouts You Can Build 764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders A Treasury of Model...

764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders
...Books in My Library - 764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders Railroading Books in My...

...Books in My Library - 764 Helpful Hints for Model Railroaders Author : various authors...

Magazine Articles By Thomas Griffiths
...County Society of Model Railroaders club layout hints at the Hoboken, New Jersey terminal. This...

Magazine Articles By Category: Structures - Depots/Stations/Yards
...County Society of Model Railroaders club layout hints at the Hoboken, New Jersey terminal. This...

Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-11 Articles
...County Society of Model Railroaders club layout hints at the Hoboken, New Jersey terminal. This...

Magazine Articles for HO Scale
...County Society of Model Railroaders club layout hints at the Hoboken, New Jersey terminal. This...

hippo
Hand-laying Track - 2. Preparing and Applying Ballast
...the crushed walnut shells using Delta Ceramcoat "Hippo Grey", white, and "Charcoal" (not shown). These...

hirailer
Magazine Articles By Author
...Everett - 1 articles Hobo D. Hirailer - 2 articles Horst Meier...

Magazine Articles By Hobo D. Hirailer
...Library - Magazine Articles By Hobo D. Hirailer My Library - Magazine Articles By Hobo...

...Library - Magazine Articles By Hobo D. Hirailer 04/08/2014 Confessions...

...2007 York train show. Confessions of a HiRailer Magazine: O Scale Trains Magazine...

Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows
... 23 Author: Hobo D. Hirailer Scale: O Description: Reports on...

Magazine Articles By Category: Railroading
... 04/08/2014 Confessions of a HiRailer Magazine: O Scale Trains Magazine...

... 18 Author: Hobo D. Hirailer Description: Describes the code hobo's used...

O Scale Trains Magazine 32 May 2007 Articles
...being visible later on. Confessions of a HiRailer Page: 18 Author: Hobo...

... 18 Author: Hobo D. Hirailer Category: Railroading Description: Describes...

O Scale Trains Magazine 33 July 2007 Articles
... 23 Author: Hobo D. Hirailer Category: Model Railroad Shows Scale:...

Magazine Articles for O Scale
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