NOVEMBER 2018: Soo Line is the theme for this month’s edition of Model Railroad News! Enjoy reviews for Soo Line GP40 and SD60 diesel locomotives, 0-6-0 steam locomotive, and Fowler boxcar in HO scale, an N-scale Bicentennial SOO GP35, and much more!
While Ward Kimball’s work as a lead animator and feature director for Walt Disney is well known, many are not familiar with the fact that he was also a rabid railfan, toy train collector, and model railroader. In fact, this enthusiasm led to Kimball and his family building a three-foot narrow gauge railroad, which he named Grizzly Flats, in their backyard in San Gabriel, California.
The new General Electric GEVO Tier 4 diesel locomotive model released by ScaleTrains.com raises the bar for N scale motive power. The separately applied details and attention to road specific changes across the releases really shows the dedication to making these models as close to the prototype as possible.
Announcing new and expanded roles for the editorial staff of Railroad Model Craftsman and Model Railroad News!
A recent release from Bachmann Trains brings the company’s wide-nose General Electric (GE) Dash 8-40CW model back to the N-scale market.