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VOLUME 49 NUMBER 2

FEATURES

The WWII Liberty Ship S.S. John W. Brown’s Steam Powered Plant 
T. PARKINSON

Building a Steam-powered Railroad Wrecking Crane – Part 2 
BOB REEDY

Wooden Gondolas in a Weekend 
BENJAMIN MAGGI

How to Make Piston Rings – Working With Gray Cast Iron – Part 2 
DAVE MOORE

Build the New “Tom Thumb” – Part Twelve 
BILL SHIELDS and TIM VAUGHAN

Effective Block Signaling for Bi-directional Operation 
CHET ROBERTS

Rio Grande K-27 – Part 10 
KOZO HIRAOKA

Columns and Departments

Animated Steam – Building a Diesel-outline Battery Engine – Part 4
JAN-ERIC NYSTRÖM

From the Editor’s Desk by NEIL KNOPF

Mail Stop

Book Reviews

Regular Run Days

LS&ORR News

LS&ORR Market

Advertisers’ Index

 

 

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