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May / June 2018

VOLUME 52 NUMBER 2 FEATURES: The Dolbeer Steam Donkey - Part 1 by LES PROPER Southern Federation of Model Engineering Societies by MARTIN GEARING Building the Lombard Hauler - Part 2 by CHRIS RUEBY The Uintah in G-scale - Part 5 by BILL ALLEN Rio Grande K-27 - Part 24 by KOZO HIRAOKA Animated Steam [...]

By | 2018-04-06T02:04:34+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Current Issue|0 Comments

March / April 2018

VOLUME 52 NUMBER 2 FEATURES: Building the Lombard Hualer - Part 1 CHRIS RUEBY Traffic Control in Large-scale Railroading GABE ZORBAS Rio Grande K-27 - Part 23 KOZO HIRAOKA Animated Steam - Examining a Boiler from the Inside! JAN-ERIC NYSTROM The Mid-South Live Steamers 50th Anniversary Celebration SCOTT REEDY The Uintah in G-scale - Part [...]

By | 2018-04-04T23:32:36+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Current Issue|0 Comments

January / February 2018

VOLUME 52 NUMBER 1 FEATURES: A 3-1/2" Gauge, 1:16 Scale 2-6-6-6 Allegheny CHUCK BALMER The X-Drive Alpha Hot Air Engine JERRY GROVES Rio Grande K-27 - Part 22 KOZO HIRAOKA The Maryland Blue Crab DENIS LARRICK The Uintah in G-scale - Part 3 BILL ALLEN Building the New Tom Thumb - Part 28 BILL SHIELDS [...]

By | 2017-12-30T00:17:21+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Current Issue|0 Comments

November / December 2017

VOLUME 51 NUMBER 6 FEATURES Our 50th Anniversary Celebration at the Mill Creek Central Railroad DAVID BRUSH The 2017 Buckeye Limited Convention Tours STEPHEN LANE The Evolution of Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading Magazine NEIL KNOPF The Uintah in G-scale - Part 2 BILL ALLEN Rio Grande K-27 - Part 21 KOZO HIRAOKA Building the Great Northern [...]

By | 2017-11-02T10:46:26+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Current Issue|0 Comments

September / October 2017

VOLUME 51 NUMBER 5 FEATURES Off the Rails - at the Rough & Tumble Threshermen's Reunion JARED SCHOENLY The Uintah in G-scale - Part 1 BILL ALLEN Florida Winter Meets 2017 NEIL KNOPF Rio Grande K-27 – Part 20  KOZO HIRAOKA A Plumber's Model Steam Engine TIM STRAW Building the New "Tom Thumb" - Part 27 - More [...]

By | 2017-11-02T10:50:12+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Current Issue|0 Comments

July / August 2017

VOLUME 51 NUMBER 4 FEATURES The Big Boots & Western 2017 - An Update to "I had a dream"  NEIL KNOPF For the Garden Railroader... - Building a Patio Plant Pump LES PROPER Rio Grande K-27 – Part 19  KOZO HIRAOKA A Simple Oscillating-engine Locomotive for G-gauge KAZUO KUMAMOTO Building the New "Tom Thumb" - Part [...]

By | 2017-11-02T11:27:17+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Current Issue|0 Comments

May / June 2017

VOLUME 51 NUMBER 3 FEATURES Spring Equalization for Steam Locomotives  DOUGLASS A. KERR Notes on the Design of a Steam Engine Feedwater Pump  KENNETH J. HEMMELGARN Building the New "Tom Thumb" Part 25 - Assembling the Boiler  BILL SHIELDS and TIM VAUGHAN "Stovetop Steamer" HAL RAPER, JR DDS Rio Grande K-27 – Part 18B  KOZO HIRAOKA [...]

By | 2017-11-02T11:37:47+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Current Issue|0 Comments

March / April 2017

VOLUME 51 NUMBER 2 FEATURES Mike Getscher and his Super-detailed "Falk" MIKE MASSEE Making Accurate Seals and Gaskets DAVID MOORE Iconic Railroad Fixture Gets a Redo DAN SWANSON Building the New "Tom Thumb" Part 24 - Boiler Components BILL SHIELDS and TIM VAUGAN Rio Grande K-27 – Part 18A KOZO HIRAOKA Tie Me Locoroo Down, [...]

By | 2017-03-13T10:37:37+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Current Issue|0 Comments

January / February 2017

VOLUME 51 NUMBER 1 FEATURES The Story of My GP? Locomotive KEN SCHROEDER Adventures in Car Building Part 2 - The 3" Scale Bobber Caboose MIKE MASSEE Building Victoria - A Miniature Model Steam Launch Part 4 - Finishing the Victoria Steam Launch LES PROPER The Wellington Depot LEO YOUNGLOWE Rio Grande K-27 – Part [...]

By | 2016-12-06T11:40:28+00:00 December 6th, 2016|Current Issue|0 Comments

November / December 2016

VOLUME 50 NUMBER 6 FEATURES 60 Years of Los Angeles Live Steamers – Past, Present, and Future MIKE MASSEE Building Victoria – Part 3 – A Miniature Model Steam Launch LES PROPER Saving Skookum – Her Story and a Commentary on Her Life and Times Part 3 - Technology of Then and Now DR. BILL [...]

By | 2016-12-06T11:37:35+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Current Issue|0 Comments