Category Archives: Reference

Crew Safety and Operations Orientation on the Crandic

With the help of several of his crew members, my friend Pat Lana has produced a Crew Safety video for his N scale Crandic Route. About 10 minutes long, the video is: …a crew safety training film shown to new … Continue reading

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Loctite Ultra Gel for Resistive Wheelsets

After one of my clinics at the NMRA National convention in Milwaukee this past summer, an attendee asked me what glue I used when making resistive wheelsets. Unfortunately, I could not remember the exact name, so I told him I’d … Continue reading

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Marty McGuirk’s Southern New England Railway Web Site

Marty McGuirk has updated the web site for his Southern New England Railway. I first met Marty in 1998 at a MER Convention. I’ve always admired his modeling, so I’ll be following his progress. Of course, since I’m a closet … Continue reading

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Inspired by the CSX Blue Ridge Division

I’ve been intrigued by the Clinchfield Railroad almost from the start of my interest in trains and railroading. The CRR mainline ran north-south for 277 miles (274 after the 1970 Johnson City mainline relocation) in 5 states: Kentucky, Virginia, Tennessee, … Continue reading

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Kitbashing Row Houses from DPM Kits

See this thread on the GHQ Forum for information about kitbashing row houses from DPM N scale kits.

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