N-Scale Magazine - July-August 2017 cover


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In the Current Issue

Ken Wodek Memorial
Photo Contest by Walt Huston

Getting Beyond Excuses
by Peter Burkey

Building a Rail Car Ferry (Train Ferry)
by Dennis Murphy

Work Orders
A different way to operate
by Edward Angel

Animated Smashboard Operations on the Deep River Southern
by Dave Salamon & Gert “Speed” Muller

Michael McGrattan Memorial Train
Part 4
by Timothy J. Horton

The Short & Nn3arrow
Modeling Steam-Era Logging in N scale:
Part 2 – The Camp Scene Module and Landing Scene Equipment (and more)
by Thomas Knapp, MMR #101

On the cover: A BNSF C44-9W and SD70MAC lead a freight consist along the Flathead River in Glacier Park, MT, while a UP SD90/43MAC pull a string of hoppers toward Spokane on Pete Burkey’s Empire Builder layout. All four engines are from YardSaleTrains.com. Read about how Pete got beyond excuses to pursue his dream on page 18.