NASG Dispatch Articles by Jon Firpach

"Springing" The Pacific Rail Shops Bettendorf Trucks

Issue:
1990 #4 August
Page:
6
Category:
Freight Cars
Description:

Improving the look and the performance of the PRS truck by removing the springs section and adding "real" springs. Includes photos.

Decal Corner

Issue:
1990 #5 October
Page:
17
Category:
Painting & Weathering
Description:

The author takes over the column, and reports on new decals available from Microscale and S Designs. He also provides some decal-application tips.

Decal Corner

Issue:
1991 #1 February
Page:
24
Category:
Painting & Weathering
Description:

New decals released by S Designs.

Modifying Pacific Rail's 50' Boxcars

Issue:
1990 #5 October
Page:
5
Category:
Freight Cars - Box Cars
Description:

The author shares the modifications he has made to the Pacific Rail Shops' 50-foot box cars to make them even more accurate, and more specific to particular railroads' versions. Includes photos and detail-drawings.

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