Winter 2017 Issue of The Keystone Modeler Published

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The Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society has published the Winter 2017 issue of The Keystone Modeler. Articles include: BLI P70 / P70R Coach Review Trackside Battery Boxes 32’ TrucTrain Tandem Trailers You can download the free eZ...
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HO Scale: PRR X31 Series Box Cars and K11 Stock Cars


Bowser has announced that new runs of PRR X31 series box car and K11 stock car kits are now in stock. Kits include one piece plastic molded body, under frame, brake wheel, air tank, brake cylinder, triple valve, free rolling trucks with metal wheels,...
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The Lewistown Yard Ash Hoist Quandary

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Design quandary on the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale! I've been mocking up the Lewistown Yard and I got everything to fit to my satisfaction except for one thing... the ash hoist. If only I had another foot of benchwork! The valuation map (above) s...
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Mocking Up Lewistown Yard

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It's been a busy week on the PRR Middle Division in HO Scale. I've been mocking up Lewistown yard using flex track and photo copies of turnouts. In addition to the Lewistown Secondary connector to the main line, there is an "upper yard" parallel to t...
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PRRT&HS Annual Meeting Slated

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The Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society will hold its annual meeting in Camp Hill, Pa., on May 18-21. Hosted by the Washington Chapter, the program and registration packet are now posted on the event's web site . Highlights inclu...
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