Nov.-Dec. 2014  issue cover

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In the Current Issue

How the West was WoN
by Tom Knapp & Ken Wodek
Photos by Frank Cherry, Jeff Traub & Ken Wodek

Log Cars of the Tenino Western
by Tyler Whitcomb

The Diamond Crossing at Doswell Virginia
by Malcolm West
Photography by David Jacobs

The Kamloops, Kelowna and North Western Railway
by Nicholas Batten
Photography by Timothy J. Horton

The Short & Nn3arrow
by Thomas Knapp, MMR #101

The Electronics Workshop
High Current Accessories – Power Supply – Part 1
by Bob Kendall

N-Trak Tips
Skinny N-Trak 4’ Corner
by Steve Gillett

The N Scale Approach
Simple Track Plans, Complex Scenes
by Lee Weldon

On the cover: The town of Jad valley is the centerpiece of Ken Wodek’s four foot by 14 foot N/N3 layout set in the 1860s “Wild West.” The layout includes 110 structures – most scratch built –and over 900 hand-painted figures, lighting and sound effects. Trains run on five separate levels. The layout includes many detailed scenes, as shown in the photographs accompanying the article beginning on page 16.