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Scale-Craft Part 1: American Model Engineers and Early Years

Scale-Craft Part 1: American Model Engineers and Early Years

Scale-Craft was one of the big names in pre-war O scale. Scale-Craft offered a broad and very popular line of models, including locomotives, freight cars, and passenger cars.

O Scale Trains Magazine joins the WRP Family

O Scale Trains Magazine joins the WRP Family

White River Productions is pleased to announce it has acquired O Scale Trains Magazine from publisher Jaini Giannovario, effective immediately.

A Vintage Forklift Kitbash

A Vintage Forklift Kitbash

For years I have searched for a 1940s vintage forklift in O Scale to no avail. Then about a year ago I found a modern 1:43 Welly diecast forklift at a show and thought it had enough “vintage” features that I could backdate it.

The Nassau Division of the Pennsylvania Railroad

The Nassau Division of the Pennsylvania Railroad

Designed to evoke the trackside railfan experience, John Sethian’s fictitious Nassau Division follows the former Pennsylvania Railroad’s electrified Northeast Corridor through New Jersey circa 1956.

Brian Scace’s Take on Givens & Druthers

Brian Scace’s Take on Givens & Druthers

When planning any model railroad, take into consideration John Armstrong’s “Givens & Druthers” to prioritize your modeling efforts. Brian Scace shares his thoughts.

Replacement Diesel Drive Components

Replacement Diesel Drive Components

Whether you’re running conventional cab-control or command control, an O scale locomotive drive should have impeccable mechanical and electrical performance properties before any electronics are added.