MARCH/APRIL 2023: In this issue we start a new series from Yves Vidal on Resurrecting an Overland Union Pacific M-10000. Michael George returns with an exquisite scratchbuilding exercise building The Fisher Brothers Hotel. For those looking to build bridges, we have Part 1 of building a Steel Trestle Bridge from Bob Glorioso. And then we have another scratchbuilding exercise scaling up the Fine Scale Miniatures Ice Station kit by Charles Rausch with his article on his O Scale Ice Depot and Platform. All this and more in the March/April issue of O Scale Trains!
Build a Steel Trestle Bridge: Part 1
Using styrene components from Central Valley Model Works to scratchbuild a tall steel bridge following a Milwaukee Road prototype.
A Kitbashed Branch Line Station
Kitbashing a typical branch line station in O Scale from an old Blair Line kit for a company house.
Inter-Action Hobbies Keeger’s Garage & Repair
Keeger’s Garage is a new structure kit available from Inter-Action Hobbies in O scale, perfect for pre-war and mid-century scenes.
Berkshire Valley Models 22′ Hopper Kit in On30/On3
Not based on any specific prototype, the new 22′ hopper car kit from Berkshire Valley Models is a joy to build and easy to expand into a fleet for your narrow gauge empire.